Tastes and Traditions of Tuscany
This unique adventure is designed with the wine and food enthusiast in mind and includes exclusive tours of vineyards and cellars and ample opportunities to taste the virgin olive oils, cheeses and the many other foods produced in this agriculturally rich region of Italy. In addition we will explore the extraordinary area of Tuscany known as the Val d'Orcia with iconic landscapes, medieval hill towns, geothermal hot pools, the beautiful estate and gardens of La Foce and the fortress high above Radicofani. We will enjoy a dinner of pizza cooked in the huge wood-fired oven at La Montalla, participate in a cooking lesson and have opportunities to shop for the products of local artisans in the villages of Pienza, Montepulciano, Siena and others. Our lodging will be in the historic farmhouse of La Montalla (www.lamontalla.com), where you will be treated like part of the family. From the beginning of the tour, all transportation, all lodging and all meals are provided and included in the price. All you need to do is pack your bag and meet us there!