The Checche Oak Tree, Pienza

4.6
Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The Checche Oak Tree is located in Pienza. To visit The Checche Oak Tree on your holiday in Pienza, and find out what else Pienza has to offer, use our Pienza.
Improve this listing »
Create an itinerary including The Checche Oak Tree
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

The Checche Oak Tree reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
83 reviews
Google
4.6
TripAdvisor
  • Constant Companion and I were returning with our culinary group from a visit to Azienda Agricola Fattoria Pianporcino. "Quercia delle Checche" was on our return so we stopped! The tree itself is not.....  more »
  • Coming from England this tree didn't seem that special. Yes it is big but not that big! Checche is Italian for magpie because magpies roosted there.  more »
  • Learned about the old Oak tree while in Pienza and drove by to have a look, and glad that we did. The huge tree with many large branches is a beauty and stands out from the rolling grass covered...  more »
Google
  • It's a neat little stop!
  • Incredible old oak tree. Best light around sunset.
  • Cool place for a picnic!
  • Most unique piece that rare. Majestic important and definitely worth visiting. Who is in the area should not miss this spectacle of nature.
    See original
  • It is certainly worth stopping and giving respect to a 370-year-old tree.... As written in 2014, two branches are currently lying on the ground.
    See original

Plan your trip to Pienza

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Pienza

See all ›
4.6
Duration: 30 minutes
4.4
Duration: 30 minutes
4.4
Duration: 30 minutes
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in Pienza

4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min

Shopping in Pienza

See all ›
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes

Side trips from Pienza

4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
2.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 6 hours

Historic Sites in Pienza

4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
4.3
Duration: 30 minutes
3.1
Duration: 30 minutes

Nearby attractions in Pienza

4.9
Duration: 4 hours
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 30 minutes
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 30 minutes
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes

Plans to The Checche Oak Tree by other users

11 days in Italy BY A USER FROM MOZAMBIQUE December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 27 days in Italy & Lubben BY A USER FROM IRAN April, popular sights Preferences: April Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 2 days in Pienza BY A USER FROM SOUTH KOREA January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Pienza BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in Pienza BY A USER FROM LATVIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 2 days in Pienza BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 1 day in Pienza BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, museums, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 20 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA September, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 35 days in Italy BY A USER FROM MEXICO September, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 47 days in Italy & City of San Marino BY A USER FROM ITALY September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, romantic, hidden gems Preferences: May, romantic Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 31 days in Verona & Tuscany BY A USER FROM GREECE April, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans