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Rolling hills and green valleys characterize the Orcia Valley, unique scenery of nature and picturesque villages, since 2004 recognized World Heritage Site by UNESCO, for the excellent state of preservation of the landscape.
After a short stop in the village of Buonconvento on the way to the south, we'll visit the Renaissance center of Pienza, defined the 'ideal city' for the harmonious combination of its architectural treasures, is a real art jewel, where you can walk among artisanal laboratories and shops of local food products.
The richness and variety of the landscape, in fact, are not the only elements that characterize this territory; the food and wine production is one of the strengths of this area, known in particular for thePecorino cheese, that you'll taste in combination with honey and jams at a cheese factory in the area, which still produces following old recipes but using advanced techniques and equipment.
The tour will end in Montepulciano, a beautiful medieval town from which you can admire stunning views over the surrounding countryside: in the histoircal center you will visit a typical winery and you will be guided in the tasting of the famous Nobile di Montepulciano.
Day and time of execution:
every day, from 2pm to 7pm (5 hours approximately)
The cost includes:
- visit of Buonconvento, Pienza and Montepulciano *
- Pecorino cheese tasting at a cheese factory near Pienza
- guided visita of an historic winery in Montepulciano with tasting of Nobile di Montepulciano
- transportation by minivan from and to your accommodation
- escort driver in italian, english or spanish
*extra price with an authorized guide in Italian, English or Spanish: 40 €/h
Reservations must be 4 days before the tour.
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