Experience Montepulciano Wine Tour in Val d’Orcia!
VAL D’ORCIA and CRETE REGION
Thermal Relax, Artists’ Wines and Sculpture Gardens in the Hearth of Val d’Orcia
A real 360 degree sensory experience.
The Crete Senesi refers to an area of the Italian region of Tuscany to the south of Siena. Crete consists of a range of hills. Montepulciano is a medieval and Renaissance hill town and comune in the Italian province of Siena in southern Tuscany. Pamper yourself with a special thermal bath and enjoy a glass of Brunello, a wine known to lift the spirits. A unique wine tasting tour around Montepulciano, Montalcino and Bagno Vignoni until the clayey earth hills of the Crete region, where a Benedectine monastery holds a precious cycle of frescos.
Fulfill your eyes with medieval villages, artists’ and biodynamic vineyards, and experience the finest gastronomy and contemporary art in the private garden of the artist Daniel Spoerri. One hundred contemporary sculptures sprinkled around 16 hectares of forest.
RECOMMENDED JOURNEY’S DURATION: 3 to 6 days.
RECOMMENDED ARRIVAL PLACE: Florence or Siena railway station; Florence or Pisa airport.
This suggested itinerary can be tailor made to your personal wishes and times by travel experts with intimate knowledge of the destination. Sites and accommodations can be arranged to suit you and your preferences. Contact us for detailed information and and prices.