San Biagio below Montepulciano, Tuscany.., province of Siena, Italy
Short on time in Tuscany and love wine tasting? You can still sip some of Italy's best wines with this one day itinerary that features the gorgeous walled towns of Montalcino and Montepulciano in Tuscany -- and where to taste the wines that those two towns are famous for.
Going on a road trip in Tuscany? Check out my itinerary for seeing wineries, hillside towns and the best of Tuscany. ( Photo in Montepulciano)
Montepulciano, Tuscany, Italy
Away from the crowds that throng better-known rivals, Montepulciano is a delight to explore, says Lee Marshall.
Montepulciano is wonderful all year round but best in late spring and early summer