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From Florence or Siena: Montepulciano Wine Tour with Lunch

1. From Florence or Siena: Montepulciano Wine Tour with Lunch

Start with pickup from your hotel in the morning and travel first to Brunello, a boutique family-run winery and one of the most famous in the area. Enjoy tastings of some high-quality wines on site. Travel to the second winery for some tastings, before you visit the town of Pienza, which is known as the "pearl of Valdorcia". In the early afternoon, explore the village of Montepulciano. Make your way to an underground winery cellar, where you will enjoy a delicious lunch of local products, paired with in-house wines, before being returned to your accommodation.

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From Rome: Full-Day Trip to Tuscany

2. From Rome: Full-Day Trip to Tuscany

During this tour around Tuscany you'll see the medieval architecture of towns such as Montepulciano, Pienza, Monteriggioni and Siena. You’ll see the winemaking process, have a chance to taste some of the region’s fine wines and enjoy a lunch of tasty regional specialties. The town of Montepulciano was a crucial trading center for Tuscany from the Middle Ages through the Renaissance. Its fame today derives from its world-renowned red wine. Proceed to the town of Montalcino, which has always been of major importance to the region due to its strategic hilltop position. It is home to Brunello, the well-known Tuscan red wine. Brunello is produced exclusively from the Sangiovese Grosso grape. The country’s average annual production is nearly 8 million bottles. Next on your tour is a stop in Siena, where you’ll see the medieval towers and alleyways that characterize this elegant town. The Piazza del Campo, the shell-shaped main town square, is one of the most unique in Italy. This is the home to the famous horse race known as the Palio one of the country’s best-preserved medieval traditions.

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Florence: Val d'Orcia Private Chauffeur-Driven Tour

3. Florence: Val d'Orcia Private Chauffeur-Driven Tour

Let your driver do all the work as they take you on a journey through the enchanting Val D'Orcia countryside, a region known for its scenic beauty, picturesque villages, rolling hills, and cypress trees. Explore in total freedom the enchanting towns of Montalcino, Pienza, and Montepulciano, and try some of the best wines in the world. The first stop will be Montalcino, the land of the world-renowned Brunello wine. Here you will be enchanted by the outstanding charm of the tiny village itself, a maze of cobbled streets, quaint wine shops, and Romanesque-style churches. Next stop is the majestic medieval fortress. Admire the views of sunny rolling hills, picturesque olive groves, and scenic country roads winding through perfect vineyards. Continue to Pienza, built high on a hill with extraordinary views of the Orcia valley. The entire city was rebuilt as an ideal Renaissance town by order of Pope Pius II, and represents the first application of humanist urban planning concepts. Explore the pretty alleyways of this small town at your leisure and soak up the relaxed atmosphere. The last stop will be Montepulciano, home to the famous Vino Nobile vineyards and more recently famous for the filming of the vampire movie "New Moon". Enjoy free time here to stroll around Renaissance buildings, majestic palaces, and imposing churches.

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Tuscany: Full-Day Wine Tour with Tastings

4. Tuscany: Full-Day Wine Tour with Tastings

Begin your wine tour with a pickup from your accommodation and head to your first winery in Brunello. Once there you will enjoy samples of Brunella, Riserva, and Supertuscan wines at this historic winery. Following that, head to the second winery and learn about the family-run establishment including exactly what makes it one of the most famous wineries in the area.  Take a break from wine and continue on to Pienza. Referred to as the "pearl of Valdorcia", Pienza is known for pecorino cheese. You'll also visit the city center and take a scenic walk, with the opportunity to visit local boutiques for a quick cheese tastings at your disposal. You'll later end your wine tour with a visit to the village of Montepulciano. There you will make your way underground to a wine cellar enjoy a delicious lunch consisting of typical Tuscan products,paired with Nobile di Montepulciano wines. Following your lunch, you'll return back to your accommodation.

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Pienza: Wine Tour with Lunch

5. Pienza: Wine Tour with Lunch

Starting with pickup from your hotel in the morning, you will travel first to Brunello, a boutique family-run winery and one of the most famous in the area. There you will enjoy tastings of some high-quality wines on site. Following that, travel to the second winery for some tastings before visiting the town of Pienza, which is known as the "Pearl of Valdorcia". In Pienza, you will enjoy a cheese tasting of the local "Pecorino", which is the best cheese of the area. You can become familiar with its many different flavors, including the decadent truffle flavor. As you sample these cheese, you can also delight in the view from the panoramic terrace and the beauty of this small village, which was built in a Renaissance style. In the early afternoon, explore the village of Montepulciano. You'll make your way to an underground winery cellar, where you will enjoy a delicious lunch of local products paired with in-house wines. Following lunch, you will be returned back to your accommodation.

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What people are saying about Pienza

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based on 1 reviews

This entire experience was amazing. Starting off, they pick you up at your hotel. They went out of their way to accommodate my group as we bought our tickets only a few hours before. We did the brunello tour. It was a 10/10 experience. The vineyards were stunning, the wine was delicious, and the organization of the whole tour was outstanding. You absolutely MUST do this tour if you can. It was one of the most memorable days of my life.

Nicolò was an outstanding guide. He was punctual and spent a lot of time helping us understand Toscana and all it has to offer. We went to 2 very good wineries in Montalcino and another in Montepulciano before stopping in Pienza for a short while to enjoy great gelato. Highly recommend!

The activity was what we wanted. Alexander the driver speaks very good spanish and he helped us all the time.