Holidays in Montepulciano, Italy offer tourists lovely views of the unspoiled Tuscan beaches as well as the many little medieval towns villages dotted around the 605m limestone ridge upon which it is situated. This award-winning wine region was founded many years ago and has lost none of its hazy Italian charm in the meantime. With plenty of sights to be seen, you'll be sure to enjoy your stay in one of our Montepulciano apartments.With an incredible history stretching back as far as 4th century, history lovers will fall in love with the cultural artefacts spread across the region. Alway at the heart of the action, Montepulciano has witnessed many colourful conflicts and has changed hands dozens of time throughout its long and complex history, and currently belongs to the province of Siena in the picturesque Italian region of Tuscany.Due to its very centrally location Montepulciano will be the best intial point for many excursions, for example:
- A daytrip for bathing in Lake Trasimeno
- A visit of "Trevi fountain", the Vatican and the Colloseo in Rome
- A shopping-trip to Perugia
- A party night in San Marino or Rimini
- A romantic stay in Florence
Montepulciano - A place for relaxed holidays in Italy
Free of cars and boasting crisp fresh air due to its hill-side location, the key tourist areas are located on the 1.5km long Montepulicianan Main Street, stretching from the Porta al Prato all the way up to the Piazza Grande. Here, you will find several inspirational historical sites, boasting fabulous architecture and hidden artistic treasures. A religious theme runs throughout – hardly surprising in such a devout Roman Catholic land. Be sure to visit the Santa Maria Assunta cathedral and the Sanctuary of the Madonna di San Biago – a divine experience if ever there was one. After exploring the Palazzo Comunale, the Pallazo Tarugi and the 14th century city walls, you'll be in the mood for something to eat. Fortunately for you Montepulciano is a big player in the Italian food and drink scene. Find yourself a cosy little restaurant, ask the waiter for a few tips and indulge in the best, tender cooked pork dish you've ever had the fortune to set eyes on. Accompanied with the local 'pici' pasta, delicious cheese or a regionally produced honey glaze, you won't regret it.
Enjoy your self catering holidays Montepulciano - With local cheese and red wine
With the memory of your culinary experience resonating in your mind, it may well be time to retire to your Montepulciano villa. Pick up a bottle of Vino Nobile (widely considered one of Italy's greatest red wines – a true vintage) and a block of cheese from a local market first of all and prepare to enjoy the Tuscan sunset in style, sat on the terracotta terrace of your luxurious Montepulciano holiday home. Book today – your stomach and senses will thank you for it!