What to see in Montepulciano

By |2024-04-26T11:40:19+02:00January 24th, 2024|Around Us, Tourist Informations|

Montepulciano, a town in the Sienese hills of the Val d'Orcia, is a must-see destination for those who love history, art and wine. Founded by the Etruscans in the 4th century B.C., the medieval town sits on a ridge of volcanic rock, offering a unique experience when explored on foot. The agricultural landscape is dotted with vineyards and olive groves, with Vino Nobile di Montepulciano as a food and wine excellence. Not to be missed are historical monuments such as Palazzo Bucelli, Palazzo Cervini, and the majestic Piazza Grande with the Palazzo Comunale. The Temple of San Biagio represents a Renaissance architectural masterpiece. Events such as the Bravio delle Botti enliven the town, making Montepulciano a destination rich in culture, history and traditions.