Essential Pienza Information
Things to do
Pienza is a beautiful Renaissance style town overlooking the Val d’Orcia valley below. Located 50km from Siena, it is well located for visiting both City or Countryside to ensure you enjoy your holiday.
Calzoleria Pientina, Via Gozzante 22
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Ceramiche d’Arte, Via Gozzante 33
The workshop of the artist is located within a grotto that has been carved into the hill and is over 1000 years old. Complete with ancient well, the workshop has great views over the Orcia valley below. Different ceramic arts, handmade and handpainted are available to buy or ship around the world.
Latte di Luna
It is located at one end of the old centre and has good value with decent food considering Pienza is a tourist town. Highly recommended is the homemade pasta with truffles and the zuppa di pane (bread soup). There is some nice outdoor seating available.
Via San Carlo 2-4
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2-Day Tuscany and Florence Tour with Leaning Tower of Pisa
Discover the heart of Tuscany and Florence while on this 2-day tour of both regions. Visit Pisa and see incredible monuments such as the Leaning Tower and the Monumental Cemetery. The next day, head over to the San Gimignano and Chianti areas where you can enjoy a traditional Tuscan lunch.from 125,57 US Dollar
Lucca and Pisa Full Day Tour from Florence
Explore the historic cities of Pisa and Lucca on a full day tour from Florence and discover some of the most beautiful Renaissance architecture in Tuscany.
Marvel at the sights of Pisa’s Piazza dei Miracoli, such as the Leaning Tower and the Cathedral and discover Lucca with its untouched city walls.from 65,52 US Dollar
Pisa and Lucca Wine Tour from Florence
A magnificent day-trip in the areas of Pisa and Lucca visiting the leaning Tower (tickets not included) and a visit to a winery to learn about classico and drink lots of good wine.
A small-group tour lets you save money by sharing a mini van (the max number of people for this tour is 8): it is the perfect solution for those who want to keep the costs down and at the same time touch as many destinations as possible without being in a 54 seater bus
Accademia Gallery Museum Tour with Monolingual Guide
Visit the world famous museum, Accademia Gallery with an expert guide from Florence. Get the opportunity to immerse yourself in Michelangelo’s art and see his many masterpieces, including the statue of David.from 38,22 US Dollar