Traveling Through Tuscany’s Val d’Orcia: All Aboard Siena’s Treno Natura
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Traveling Through Tuscany’s Val d’Orcia: All Aboard Siena’s Treno Natura

  Treno Natura is a vintage steam locomotive which departs from Siena on unique excursions throughout Tuscany's Val d'Orcia. Planned around various festivals in the villages and picturesque hilltop towns of the Val d'Orcia, Treno Natura allows for a total immersion experience. ©terresiena.it/trenonatura/September and October 2019 Destinations Treno Natura's ...

Siena, SI, Toscana
The Chianti Region in Tuscany Has It All
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The Chianti Region in Tuscany Has It All

   Chianti. Chi-an-ti (key-ahn-tee). Even the word itself sounds beautiful and luscious. It's not one of Italy's twenty official "regions", but it is an area within the region of Tuscany. Confusing? Not really.  The Area Chianti is nestled between the rolling hills and vineyards of Tuscany's Florence and ...

Greve in Chianti, FI, Tuscany
The Palio of Siena
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The Palio of Siena

  The Palio is held every year in the splendid town of Siena. It's an ancient horse race that dates back to 1200 in which every horse represents a contrade (districts) of the city. The horses run in Piazza del Campo for a total of three laps and the ...

Siena, SI, Tuscany
Events  Summer  Tuscany  
Orcia Wine Festival
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Orcia Wine Festival

The lush (and most photographed in the world) landscape of Val d'Orcia, a Unesco World Heritage Site, iconic for its influence on wine production, will hold its tenth annual Orcia Wine Festival from the 25th through the 28th of April in San Quirico d'Orcia, Siena. The ...

San Quirico d'Orcia, SI, Toscana
2020
From: April 25 2019
to: April 28 2019
Event in Siena: “Dolci, Dolcezze e Motori”
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Event in Siena: “Dolci, Dolcezze e Motori”

 Not that you need an excuse to visit the magnificent city of Siena, but this spring, there just happens to be the very first edition of the event "Dolci, Dolcezze e Motori"! It's an interesting combination showcasing traditional and modern sweets and pastries and a ...

Piazza del Campo, Siena, SI, Tuscany
2020
From: April 12 2019
to: April 14 2019