Lucca to the Val d'Orcia Wine Roads Grand Tour

Delight in the Tuscan Countryside on this Grand Tour of Montalcino, Pienza & Montepulciano, with Wine Tasting

Type: Small-group (shared) tour
Duration: 12 hours
Availability: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Special information: The day tour of the Val d'Orcia wine roads departs from Florence and this day trip includes a return shuttle service from central Lucca to the Florence tour pick-up point

 

Discover the glorious Tuscan countryside on this day tour to Montalcino, Pienza and Montepulciano, with wine tasting

This delightful day tour is the perfect way to discover more of Tuscany on your Lucca holiday and includes stops in Montalcino, Pienza and Montepulciano, as well as a tasting experience so that you can sample Brunello di Montalcino and Nobile di Montepulciano wines. It is an excellent choice for couples, as well as friends eager to discover Tuscany's hidden gems on a full-day tour.

The tour begins with a visit to an authentic wine cellar in Montalcino, where you will taste a sampling of wines produced locally, as well as a delicious snack consisting of local products. In the afternoon, one of our expert tour leaders will show you around Montalcino, where you will visit the charming village and its fortress. Then, you will visit Pienza and Montepulciano, two artistic jewels of Tuscany that represent the landscape of Val d’Orcia. Pienza, in particular boasts some exquisite architecture, as well as quaint streets with boutique shops where you can buy local Pecorino cheese.

The tour ends with a visit to Montepulciano, where you will surely enjoy the supreme beauty of the Renaissance buildings and the refined character of this town's churches. The culture in Montepulciano is intertwined with its ancient tradition of wine, Nobile di Montepulciano, which is a symbol of the city, as well as delight of your palate! On this unique Tuscany tour from Lucca, you will have the chance to sample some authentic local wine on a visit to one of our favourite wineries.

If you would like to book this tour or you would like us to arrange any customised tour or holiday package for you, please call one of our dedicated team on (UK) 01223 637331 or (US) 1-347-594-5500 or Click here to send us an enquiry.