Montepulciano’s strategic position makes it a perfect base to explore Tuscan hill towns and iconic vineyards and wineries. The city is full of elegant Renaissance palaces, ancient churches, charming squares, hidden corners, the best restaurants and luxurious accommodation.
Montepulciano is one of the pearls of Tuscany, due to its heritage and its natural landscape. The region is famous for its noble wine called Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, made from Tuscan sangiovese grapes. This is the same grape that you will find in Chianti Classico, Orcia DOC and in Brunello di Montalcino.
Montepulciano offers a truly unique experience when it comes to wine tasting in the panoramic vineyards of Tuscany along with the winemaker, discovering all that is related to the production of high-quality wine. A Tuscan wine tour is an immersive experience into the region’s fabric and history, from the ruins of medieval churches to landscapes that inspired Leonardo da Vinci.
A luxury wine tours combined with gourmet and cultural experiences should be on every wine lover’s itinerary. Seasonal dishes prepared with fresh local produce are paired with wine from the region. Seasonal dishes prepared with fresh local produce are paired with wine from the region. As well as wine tasting at prestigious wineries such as Icario and Avignonesi, you can also indulge in activities such as cooking classes with a wine paired-lunch, hot-air balloon tours and tasting at the wine bars. Private dinners can also be organised to celebrate birthdays, weddings and anniversaries.
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