Montepulciano, a XVI century pearl
You can leave from your villa/hotel after breakfast for Montepulciano
, home-town of Vino Nobile
, where it will be possible for you to visit the Cantina del Redi, one of the oldest cellars in the world. Then you can explore the medieval town with its picturesque handicraft shops selling copper items and typical wine stores.
Pienza: the ideal city
Our Tour with driver continues in one of the most beautiful town of Tuscany. Along a scenic route you will then move to Pienza
, the renaissance town where Pope Pius II was born, UNESCO Heritage Site. In the town you can visit the Pope’s residence and also taste the famous Pecorino, a sheep cheese produced in the area. You can have lunch in a typical restaurants in the town or in the nearby village of Monticchiello
( in the municipality of Pienza ), on an open air terrace overlooking the peaceful countryside of the Val d'Orcia, where time seems to have stood still.
Discovering Montalcino and its Brunello
If you want you can go to Montalcino
where you can taste the famous Brunello
wine and you can walk in the historical town center. When you will have a nice glass of Brunello in your fingers, perhaps in the Fortezza with the surrounding landscape, you will realize how lucky you are to have chosen a Tour with a driver!
Duration of the itinerary: 8 hours.