Day trips & excursions

Tuscany wine region day trip from Rome

Availability: On Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Duration: 12 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover the characteristic towns of Montepulciano and Pienza
  • Taste the world-famous Brunello wines and enjoy a Tuscan light lunch
  • Enjoy an intimate experience with a maximum of 8 people
What to expect

Start your day with a pick up from your centrally located Rome hotel. Then, sitting comfortably in a luxury minivan, make your way out of the city to Tuscany’s UNESCO-listed Val d'Orcia region. As you travel, gaze out at the idyllic countryside and listen to your driver sharing details of the day’s itinerary.

Make your first stop in the hilltop town of Montepulciano, known for its Vino di Nobile and Rosso di Montepulciano wines. Cross the cobbled streets and have your camera ready as you pass buildings that date back to the Renaissance and Middle Ages. Here you’ll also enjoy free time to explore this picturesque town on your own.

Next, head to the charming medieval village of Bagno Vignoni, located on a hill surrounded by the valley Orcia river and famous for its thermal waters used since Roman times. Spend some time walking around this beautiful village and capture the vibrant atmosphere of the place.

Continue on to Montalcino wine area, famous for its rich Brunello di Montepulciano wine. Enjoy a tour of a prestigious winery to learn about its winemaking methods. After exploring the vineyards and cellars, treat your taste buds to another tasting session while you savor a light lunch of cured meat, cheese, bruschetta and extra virgin olive oil.

Your final stop will be the UNESCO World Heritage-listed town of Pienza, whose layout was designed by Pope Pius II in the 14th century. Spend some time at your leisure, revel in the relaxed atmosphere and marvel at the town’s stunning ancient architecture. You might also wish to purchase some Pecorino cheese, Pienza’s most famous export.

When the time comes, meet back up with your driver and relax on the journey back to your hotel in Rome.

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What's included
  • Expert English-speaking driver and guide
  • Transport by comfortable Mercedes minivan
  • Typical Tuscan lunch with cold cuts, cheeses and bruschettas
  • Wine tasting at a selected winery in Montalcino area
  • Pick up and drop off at your centrally located hotel in Rome
Where
Meeting point:

This tour offers pick up service from your centrally located hotel in Rome (inside the Aurelian walls) between 7.00am and 7.15am. Please provide your correct address at the moment of purchase

What to remember
  • This tour is not accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities
  • The tour operates with a minimum of 4 participants
  • The tour is only offered in English
  • Children who are under 36 kg/97 pounds or 150 cm/4 ft 9 in must use proper child restraints. Directly contact the local tour operator to require a child seat. You will find their contact in the voucher after booking
  • This tour offers pick up service from your centrally-located hotel in Rome (inside the Aurelian walls) between 7.00am and 7.15am. Please provide your correct address directly to the local operator; you will find their contact in the voucher after booking
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When

On Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 6.45am

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Provider
Avventure Bellissime
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the activity begins.

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