This exclusive villa is located on a hilltop that looks over breathtaking views of the Val d'Orcia. In the Spring you will witness all shades of green with blankets of red poppies growing through the grain. In the Fall the grain turns a golden beige giving a shimmering light of the landscape
Casa Pinset is a comfortable Villa perfect for a family reunion or group of friends getting together to experience the southen towns of Tuscany that include Montepulciano, Pienza, Montalcino, Siena and Cortona to name a few.
The property is surrounded by three acres of landscaped garden and paved areas. The terraces offer alfresco dining with a built- in brick outdoor oven and barbecue. The Expansive front lawn is perfect for playing outdoor activities. There is a heated infinity pool as well as a separate hot tub. There are sun beds and lounge chairs places strategically around the pool.
The Dining room with a built in buffet comfortably seats the entire full house. There is a large living room with a fire place and seating for sixteen. All bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms some with tubs and separate showers.
Day 1: Arrival
Meet your tour leader with comfortable Mercedes large Van for your transfer from Florence, Rome or Perugia. Arrive at the Villa where you will be able to settle in to your rooms before an aperitivo and dinner with your tour leader who will explain your program for the week at one of the many outdoor alfresco dining tables.
Day 2: Montepulciano
Visit the highest hill town of Tuscany Montepulciano. Meet expert guide for a tour of the main sqaure Piazza Grande where you can admire the towns cathedral and interesting architecture. Enjoy breathtaking views from the look out point and visit the winery of the Redi family. Wine producers for over 25 generations. Stop for a tasting of the estates wine. Stroll down the main city centre to shop and sight see. Enjoy lunch in the city centre at a local restaurant.
Day 3: Pienza & Cheese Tasting
After Breakfast visit the picture perfect town of Pienza where you will meet your expert guide for a tour of the town centre. Enjoy free time to shop and sight see. Transfer to a local cheese farm for lunch, tour and tasting of the local Pecorino cheese the farm also produces extra virgin olive oil of which you will have a chance to taste with your lunch.
Day 4: Montalcino
You will have the morning free to relax by the pool after lunch at your Villa meet your driver and tour leader for a transfer to boutique winery in the foothills of Montalcino. Enjoy a tour and tasting at the estate. Continue to the ancient abbey of St Antimo one of the most important structures in Tuscany of Romanesque Architecture.
Continue to the medieval town of Montalcino where you can enjoy time to shop and sight see before enjoy an early dinner at a local wine bar for a degustation menu with selected rosso and brunello di montalcino.
Visit the ancient fortress that has one of the best selection of Brunello di Montalcino. Be sure to enjoy a coffee at the local bar Fiaschetteria Italiana founded in in 1888. This date was the birth of the Brunello di Montalcino Wine.
Day 5: Siena & Wine Tasting
Visit the Medieval Town of Siena & After breakfast enjoy a visit to the town of Siena. Meet expert guide the centre of town to visit the famous square Piazza del Campo where a medieval horse race known as the Palio is held twice a year. Visit the Gothic style Cathedral where you will view works by Michelangelo, Donatello and Bernini. You tour will end at an authentic restaurant in the town centre. After lunch have a wine tasting tour in a Boutique winery before coming back to your accommodation.
Day 6: Cortona & Syrah Wines
Arrive at the hill town of Cortona where you will have free time to shop and sight see. After visiting the city you will enjoy lunch degustation with estate wines that specialize in Syrah located a few minutes drive from Cortona.
Day 7: Departure
Transfer with chauffeur driver to the Airport
Price: 34.560 Euro for Sixteen Adults
- 6 Nights in Luxury Villa
- 6 Guide Historical Tours - Reservations and tickets to museams and galleries
- 3 WIne and Cheese Tasting
- Full day excursion with all transportation in Chauffeur Driver in Mercedes Minivan
- Transfers with English speaking driver in Mercedes Chauffeur
- Final Cleaning
- Firewood supply for fireplace and barbeque
- Pool & Hot Tub heating
- Lunch, Dinners, added maid services, daily linen and towel change to be paid for separately