If you want to spend a relaxing weekend enjoying beautiful art and great food, we recommend visiting the towns in the Val d’Orcia, a charming destination year-round. It will be an unforgettable experience in a countryside whose picture-perfect beauty reflects the Renaissance ideal of harmony between man and nature, an ideal that can be found all of the masterful art of the period. So many of the town’s centuries-old features remain intact and well-preserved that it has become a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Among the many places to see and things to do in the Val d’Orcia, Pienza is an absolute gem and is definitely worth a visit. Here is our proposed itinerary: