Montepulciano Walking Tour

Discover the charming hilltop Tuscan town of Montepulciano and its beautiful surrounding scenery. With its many hills, green spaces, and magnificent views of the Val d'Orcia, Montepulciano is ideal for urban trekking. With a local guide leading the way, you’ll learn about the area’s history, legends, and traditions.

Start at Porta a Prato and make your way to the Church of Sant'Agostino along Via di Voltaia. Here you'll find the city’s main buildings and enjoy views of the Church of San Biagio from above. Continue walking uphill to the Piazza Grande, the political and religious center of Montepulciano. The town played a significant role during the Renaissance and is the birthplace of Poliziano, a famed poet and tutor. 

Most people know Montepulciano for its wine. Throughout the tour, your guide will share details about the famous Nobile wine known in the region. You’ll visit one of the best cellars of Vino Nobile, dug under the soil of Montepulciano, where you can taste the famous varietals. 

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