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EXPERIENCE: TUSCANY

With Chiara Fanti

Discover one of the most beautiful landscapes on earth—the Val d'Orcia. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, known for its perfect hills, cypress trees, family farms, olive groves and vineyards—it’s like living in an Italian countryside postcard! 

Meet my Friends!

- Nicola and his family at their family farm Fattoria Fierli

Itinerary

- Visit Montalcino and its Brunello wine

- Experience San Quirico and its craft beer

- Go to Pienza and learn about pecorino cheese and pasta

- Wander through Bagno Vignoni and its hot springs

- See the best view of the valley from Castiglione d'Orcia and Radicofani

- Tour Montepulciano and its Nobile wine and Fiorentina steak

Resources

  • War in the Val d'Orcia by Iris Origo - A must-read book for people with a love of Tuscany. 

  • La Foce - Iris Origo's legendary estate lies midway between Florence and Rome.

  • Fattoria Fierli - Home to the familia Fierli, with market, restaurant, farm tours and tastings.

  • Ercolani - Farm, winery and restaurant featuring Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, and other bounty of the region.