This beautiful region of Tuscany has something for everyone with thermal springs, extraordinary scenery, oodles of history and culture and beautiful beaches a couple of hours away. Oh, and did we mention the WINE?? Tuscany is the top Italian destination for wine buffs with an incredible number of high quality vineyards. Those seeking an active holiday will find incredible hiking and cycling paths to explore.
The whole of the Val d'Orcia valley is on the UNESCO World Cultural Landscapes list, with undulating hills dotted with Romanesque monasteries and home to incredible thermal springs.
A short drive away…
Montepulciano (5.6 km) is a wine town most well-known producing robust Vino Nobile. It sits high on a hill with impressive views over the Val di Chiana and Val d'Orcia. Every August Montepulciano hosts the Calici di Stelle market, with local vendors lining the streets showcasing wines of the region, traditional dishes and art by great contemporary artists.
Chianciano Terme (7.3 km) offers visitors rejuvenating thermal spas and natural pools, the ultimate in pampering day trips.
Torita di Siena (16.6 km) is a 12th century walled village with four gates opening onto the old town centre. From here you can follow the well-worn Vin Santo path, a 7 km nature trail which leads to Montefollonico, the main place it is produced.
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