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Spring in the Tuscan countryside: 2 outdoor week ends ideas
from 159 € per person

Winter is made for the mountains, summer is made for the sea. And spring? It is made for the countryside (better if it’s Tuscany)! Look at the stay proposals designed by Valdichiana Living to celebrate the spring’s arrival. We will take you on horseback or by bike on the most evocative paths of Valdichiana and Val d'Orcia, without forgetting the taste of typical flavors. Horseback riding, Tuscan picnic and visit to Vino Nobile wine cellar 2 days / 1 night - from € 159.00 per person Includes: - 1 overnight stay in a double room with breakfast (accommodation in hotel or farmhouse) - Horseback ride with Tuscan picnic (duration 3 hours) - Visit to a winery with tasting of Vino Nobile di Montepulciano *** By bike from Montepulciano to Pienza, Pecorino cheese tasting and visit to an historic cellar 2 days / 1 night - from € 168.00 per person…

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Sport and Nature
Pienza
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Vino Nobile Wine Tour
69,00 € per person

Vino Nobile di Montepulciano is the first Italian DOCG (Designation of Controlled and Guaranteed Origin): visit the vineyards, discover the wine-making methods, get acquainted with the historical background and taste the wines directly on the production sites, nestled among the Tuscan hills. Duration: about 3,5 hours Departure time: 10 am or 3 pm Starting point: Valdichiana Living, Piazza Grande n. 7, Montepulciano Price per person: 69,00 €

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Wine and Food
Montepulciano
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Pecorino Cheese Tour
49,00 € per person

A tour dedicated to the product par excellence of the town of Pienza: the ewe’s milk cheese. Visit a dairy located among the magnificent Val d’Orcia hills (UNESCO World Heritage Site) and get acquainted with the processing methods and the infinite variants of Pecorino cheese. Attend a guided tasting and learn to distinguish the different types of Pecorino cheese. Tour with a visit of a winery in Montepulciano and a tasting of Vino Nobile di Montepulciano. Duration: about 3 hours Departure time: 1 pm Starting point: Dairy in Montepulciano or Pienza Price per person: € 49,00 (min. 4 people)  

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Wine and Food
Pienza
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Wine Lovers Experience
169,00 € per person

Meet the Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG wine-makers directly on their estates, speak with the experts and discover the history and secrets of this great wine. A thrilling experience for true wine lovers. Duration: about 6 hours Departure time: 10.30 am Starting point: Valdichiana Living, Piazza Grande n. 7, Montepulciano Price per person: 169,00 €

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Wine and Food
Montepulciano
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Lunch with Nobile
79,00 € per person

A tasty stopover at a Montepulciano wine-growing estate to learn about the art of wine-making and taste Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG paired with the classic dishes of the Tuscan cuisine. Duration: about 2,5 hours Departure time: 11.30 am Starting point: Valdichiana Living, Piazza Grande n. 7, Montepulciano Price per person: 79,00 € Possibility to replace the transfer service with E-Bike (4 hours rental); Price per person: 99,00 €

tours and activities
Wine and Food
Montepulciano
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Chianina Tour
55,00 € per person

The Valdichiana is the place of origin of Chianina, the largest breed of cattle in the world. Visit a Chianina breeding farm and learn first-hand about the beauty and docility of this magnificent white-coated animal. Taste the Chianina PGI meat, excellent no matter how it is prepared, and end your tour in a wine-growing estate, where Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, the wine that best complements Chianina meat, is produced. Duration: about 2,5 hours Departure time: 11:30 am or 5:30 pm Starting point: Farm in San Casciano dei Bagni or in Sinalunga or in Trequanda Price per person: 55,00 € Transfer service on request

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Wine and Food
Sinalunga
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Tuscan cooking class at the farm
69,00 € per person

A rustic experience to explore the traditional Tuscan cuisine on a holiday farm, a farming estate or in a trattoria. Pick the ingredients the land has to offer and get ready to cook, discovering the recipes and flavours of rural tradition. Learn to cook some classic dishes of the Tuscan cuisine: crostini, fresh handmade pasta, seasonal vegetables and dessert. Duration: about 2,5 hours Departure time: 11 am or 5 pm Starting point: agriturismo (to be agreed) in Valdichiana Senese Price per person: € 69,00

tours and activities
Wine and Food
Montepulciano
Landscape of wellbeing: Fonteverde Spa and romantic dinner
79,00 € per person

Surprise your better half with an unforgettable gift to enjoy together. Dip into the beneficial waters of the Fonteverde thermal pool in San Casciano dei Bagni. Let yourself be captivated by the hilly landscape that fades into the horizon while being pampered by whirlpools and waterfalls. At the end of the spa treatment, visit a farming estate where oil and other typical specialties are produced. End your day with a romantic dinner with local products, including the exquisite Cinta Senese pork and truffle. Duration: 6 hours Departure Time: on reservation Starting point: Fonteverde in San Casciano dei Bagni Price per person: € 79,00 Transfer service on request  

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Wellness and Spa
San Casciano dei Bagni
Run of the Donkeys

The Palio dei Somari [Run of the Donkeys] is definitely the celebration par excellence of the Torrita people, which in 1966 created a festival in honor of Saint Joseph, patron saint of carpenters (a professional category that is particularly active in this village). The festival, dedicated both to the saint worker, and to the humble and docile animal, was born with the intention to enhance two fundamental components of human work: effort and simplicity. So, since the first edition (held on the occasion of the St. Joseph day), it is precisely him to be painted on any palio. Chasing the palio (i.e., according to the Siena tradition, an embroidered tapestry) are the 8 districts of Torrita di Siena: Porta a Pago, Porta Sole, Porta Gavina, Porta Nova, la Fonte, Stazione, Refenero and Cavone. Each of these has its own color, its emblem, and its impeccable vintage clothing, inspired by the…

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Living in Tuscany
Torrita di Siena