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From Florence: Tuscany Hills Postcard View - Val D'orcia Scenery (with Cheese and Wine Tasting)

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12 hours

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From 08:00

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Group 1+

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English, Spanish

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12 hours

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08:00

From Florence: Tuscany Hills Postcard View - Val D'orcia Scenery (with Cheese and Wine Tasting)

What you'll do

Escape the hustle and bustle of Florence and discover the heart of Tuscany with a visit to the enchanting Val D’Orcia, a UNESCO World Heritage Site for some cheese and wine tasting in 2 separate tasting sessions. Discover a charming village nestled in the heart of the breathtaking Val d'Orcia, where you can indulge in awe-inspiring vistas of the valley. This picturesque medieval town is renowned for its world-celebrated Brunello red wine, a true delicacy for wine enthusiasts.

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Highlights

  • Scenic Val d'Orcia Village: Explore a charming village nestled in the heart of the breathtaking Val d'Orcia, offering awe-inspiring vistas of the valley.

  • Brunello Red Wine Experience: Delight in the renowned Brunello red wine, celebrated worldwide, as you immerse yourself in the history and craftsmanship of winemaking with a visit to a wine cellar/museum in Montalcino.

  • Prestigious Winery Visit: Continue your journey with a visit to a prestigious winery in Montepulciano, where you can indulge in the tasting experience of the esteemed "Vino Nobile."

  • Pecorino Cheese Delight: Complete your visit with a taste of Pienza's exquisite Pecorino cheese, a must-try delicacy of the region.

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Itinerary

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    Duration: 12 Hours
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    Group Size: TBC
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    Start Time: 8 AM
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    Meeting Point: Piazzale Montelungo, FI Firenze, Toscana
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    The tour starts with a wine tasting in Montalcino, the land of the world-renowned Brunello wine. Here, you will be enchanted by the outstanding charm of a special wine cellar.
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    Next, make your way through the picturesque streets to the peak of the town, where a magnificent sight will take your breath away: sunny rolling hills, ancient oaks, picturesque olive groves, scenic country roads winding through perfect vineyards, and isolated cypress trees. Be sure to have your camera ready!
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    The next stop will be Pienza, the "ideal city" built in the 15th century by the famous architect Bernardo Rossellino at the behest of Pope Pius II. You can admire architectural jewels such as the Duomo and Palazzo Piccolomini, where the famous film of Romeo and Juliet by Zeffirelli was shot, as well as one of the most beautiful and evocative panoramic views of the Val d'Orcia.
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    The last stop will bring you to Montepulciano, home of the famous Vino Nobile vineyards and, more recently, famous for the filming of the vampire movie "New Moon." Enjoy a wine and pecorino cheese tasting while visiting a real dungeon, where the wine is historically stored under the ancient walls of the winery, before heading back to Florence.
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    End Time: Approximately 8 PM

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What's not included

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

  • Unfortunately, this tour is unable to accommodate wheelchair users

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Meeting Points

Piazzale Montelungo, FI Firenze, Toscana at 8 am.

Kindly reach the meeting point 10-15 minutes before your departure time.

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Notes

  • No matter what the weather, our tour runs rain or shine

  • The tour  includes food, drinks, and wine tastings as outlined in the itinerary

  • Additional orders placed during the tour must be paid for by the individual who orders them. If unsure, the tour guide will be happy to assist

  • Comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended as there is some walking involved during your tour

  • If you're under the age of 18, unfortunately, you cannot consume alcohol. However, there are plenty of delicious non-alcoholic options available 

  • Your tour can be conducted in multiple languages

  • The tour lasts 12 hours starting at 8 am

  • We take pride in offering a collection of mouth-watering delicacies catering to diverse palates. If you have special dietary requirements or allergies please let us know while booking

  • Your tour will be led by an expert guide, who is local and has a passion for sharing extensive knowledge about Italian food and wine, history, and culture

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Cancellation policy


A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 48 hours before the activity start time.

No refund is possible if you cancel less than 48 hours before the activity start time.

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