3 days in Province of Siena Itinerary

3 days in Province of Siena Itinerary

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3 days in Province of Siena Itinerary

Start: Perugia
Drive:  1​h 15​min
1
Pienza
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Siena
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
End: Perugia

1
day
Pienza

Pienza ©
Pienza, a town and comune in the province of Siena, in the Val d'Orcia in Tuscany (central Italy), between the towns of Montepulciano and Montalcino, is the "touchstone of Renaissance urbanism."In 1996, UNESCO declared the town a World Heritage Site, and in 2004 the entire valley, the Val d'Orcia, was included on the list of UNESCO's World Cultural Landscapes.HistoryBefore the village was renamed to Pienza its name was Corsignano. La Taverna del Pecorino has been added to your itinerary. On the 9th (Tue), learn about winemaking at Cantina Fattoria della Talosa, make a trip to Piazza Grande a Montepulciano, experience rural life at Podere Il Casale, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral, then contemplate the long history of Palazzo Piccolomini, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Pio II.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Pienza trip maker app .

Perugia to Pienza is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Pienza are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Pienza

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Side Trip

Montepulciano
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La Taverna del Pecorino ©
La Taverna del Pecorino
Piazza Pio II ©
Piazza Pio II
Cantina Fattoria della Talosa ©
Cantina Fattoria della Talosa

2
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena, then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbazia di San Galgano. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get lost in a book at Biblioteca Piccolomini, make a trip to Historic Centre of San Gimignano, and then step into the grandiose world of Castello di Monteriggioni.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Siena visit planner.

You can drive from Pienza to Siena in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Siena sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to catcht the bus back home.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Historic Centre of San Gimignano, Abbazia di San Galgano, Castello di Monteriggioni
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Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano

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