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A feast for all senses

The main shopping street in the city, lined with shops, bars and restaurants is the real challenge... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Rijeka, Croatia
Montepulciano main street☺

After visiting Tempio di San Biagio outside the city walls, our tour group was unleashed on this... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

The main shopping street in the city, lined with shops, bars and restaurants is the real challenge for all the senses. The perfect place to enjoy the colorful Tuscany street, taste and smell the typical Tuscany dishes and try some of the best Italian vines....More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed 22 August 2018

After visiting Tempio di San Biagio outside the city walls, our tour group was unleashed on this quaint medieval hilltop village. Those with ambulation issues may want to reconsider. Some portions of the “streets” are steps. Many things stimulate the senses: food, cheese, wine… Did...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Main 'shopping street' of the town, full of shops, cafes, restaurants & cantina's in which to try Tuscany wines & food. Try Cantina Ercolani with the free 'The Underground City' museum within for a literal taste of Tuscany. The Birrificio L'Olmaia craft beer shop was...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

Charming street, full of life, shops, cafes, restaurants, enotecas to taste wonderful Tuscany wines (try Vino Nobile di Montepulciano - fabulous!). We love Salumeria Toscana, a cute shop right at the old gates - great place to try local delicacies and good wine. When you...More

1  Thank Noraatc
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Wear comfortable shoes and start walking. It’s a windy, steep incline all the way up but, fortunately, there are lots of shops to entice you in as you climb. Especially lots of wine shops since Montepulciano is so famous for their wines. We loved all...More

Thank houstontravelingfool
Reviewed 28 January 2018

The main walk way up the hill through town. It's a steep walk with lot to see and enjoy along the way. Take time to walk out the many little alleys along the way to the edge of the wall. You'll enjoy the many beautiful...More

1  Thank GRS-SJS
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This is a wonderful walk through the old walled portion of the city. Park outside at a pay station ot display your parking clock (if you dont know what that is you dont have one so use a pay station or risk a tow or...More

Thank traveling10_13
Reviewed 20 October 2017

all the streets are very steep and there are lots off really nice shops and the people where very nice.

Thank leighh906
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Just a charming, enjoyable hill town. Might be my favorite! The shops are higher class stuff...not junkie, and the cafes line the street. Its a no brainer stop!

Thank Hdew
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I spent the day exploring Montepulciano. Loved the winding streets. Great restaurants and bars and enjoyed people watching Lots of shops particularly wine and enjoyed sampling Very popular with tourists and quite difficult to park but after less than an hour we...More

Thank LAD63
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10 April 2018|
Response from traveling10_13 | Reviewed this property |
I think at least two hours or more if you like to stop in shops and restaurants. We loved Montepulciano.