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From Florence: Val d’Orcia Full-Day Wine Tasting Tour3 Reviews
Escape Florence and experience the heart of Tuscany by visiting the enchanting Val d’Orcia, a Unesco World Heritage Site. The area is famous for the movies "Under the Tuscan Sun" and "Gladiator".
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- Visit 2 family-run wineries
- Enjoy lunch at an organic farm with panoramic views of the Val d'Orcia valley
- Fall in love with the region's locally produced wines
- Marvel at the Tuscan countryside
- Visit Montepulciano and Pienza
DescriptionMeet your guide in Florence and drive in total comfort amongst beautiful countryside, to reach the heart of the southern province of Siena and its marvelous wine regions Orcia and Montepulciano. Start by visiting Montepulciano, then head towards the first winery of the day. You will explore the vineyards, enjoy a private tour of the cellars, receive a full explanation of the wines and get to taste different DOC Val d’Orcia wines. Savour the famous Nobile di Montepulciano wine, one of the most important wines in Tuscany. Enjoy lunch at the second winery, which is also an organic agricultural farm located in the countryside surrounding Pienza. Admire the panoramic views of the Val d'Orcia valley from their farm to table restaurant, while eating authentic Italian dishes. Sample some sheep and goat cheeses made from raw milk, paired with home-made wood-oven baked bread, jam and honey. Learn about the entire process of cheese production from hand milking to the final product. Continue your tour in the afternoon with a visit to the famous town of Pienza. At the end of the day, return to Florence through the Tuscan countryside.
IncludesVisit to 2 boutique wineries Wine tastings Extra virgin olive oil tasting Sheep and goats cheese tasting Typical local lunch with 0 km products Free time in Montepulciano and Pienza Private transportation Certified sommelier/guide with you the entire day Hotel pickup and drop-off Private tour
- Those under the age of 18 are not allowed to consume alcohol during this activity
- This is a fully private tour
- If you have any special dietary requirements, please inform the local partner in advance
- Gratuities are optional and not included