Tuscany Montalcino Val d'Orcia

★ Exploring Tour

Tuscany is wonderful, backpacking through some of the most beautiful countryside of the world is even better. Especially if super wines and tasty food are waiting for you at the end of the day!

The countryside of Val d'Orcia where this hiking tour takes place, has been a UNESCO heritage since 2004. Its magical atmosphere, light colors and gentle hills are among some of the most attractive landscapes of the world.
Backpacking through ancient villages like Pienza, Montalcino, Montepulciano and San Quirico d'Orcia is never tough and extremely relaxing.

Along the trail there are several cultural opportunities, such as visiting ancient Roman churches, neo-renaissance villages and other interesting buildings that make this place unique in the world… a real dive into the Italian cultural heritage.
In addition to being professionals hikers, our guides may also tell you something more about the history, culture and art of the places you are travelling through. Without forgetting that in the evening you may want to taste some special wine and tasty local products

The entire hiking tour takes place in Val d'Orcia. The change in elevation is low but the length of the hike may be longer compared to other tours. There are no special technical requirements, but good physical fitness is recommended.

About Special Tours

These tours offer something more than a classic hiking trip. We might hike to two different places on the same day or start later to see the sunset. Our special tours are suitable for anyone who wants to experience more than just the pleasure of hiking through beautiful places.

This is an Exploring tour. It means that even our guides have never hiked on some of the trails before. For this reason, it will be a more adventurous tour compared to others, with less certainties but more fun!

Expect everything from this backpacking tour in Val d'Orcia… just nothing that could be dangerous for your safety, as you are in the company of professionals.

It is not possible to book online but you can make a custom request using our booking platform. The reason it is not possible to book online is that we need to know your fitness level and needs in advance.

If you have any questions regarding this tour, you may have a look at our Frequently Asked Questions or contact us.

  • 3 days guided hiking
  • 2 overnight stays (hotels, B&B, apartaments)
  • Prices include all participants
  • Available fare Flex ?
  • For tours longer than 3 days, please refer to our prices available on the booking platform
  • Surcharge for single room
Solo Traveler
1 adult
3 days
2 nights
2 adults
3 days
2 nights
Small Group
3 persons
3 days
2 nights
Small Group
4 persons
3 days
2 nights

The multi-day Exploring tour we offer in Tuscany starts from a minimum of 3 days/2 nights to a maximum of 6 days. Hiking time during the day is about 4 to 6 hours (stops included).

Meeting time and place

The time and place of meeting will be decided together according to your needs. We can reach you anywhere in Val d'Orcia.


Hotels, B&B, Apartments with single/double room. Standard quality. If you want a higher level for accommodation, please tell us in advance.

Suitable for ?

Solo Travellers Couples Small Groups

Difficulty ?


Services included ?
    Professional guide
    Private tour
    Tour customization
    Equipment (if required)
    Planning help
Not included
Lunch, dinner, drinks and personal expenses
Cable-cars, buses or other tickets if needed
What to bring ?
Hiking shoes
Large backpack
Waterproof jacket
Hiking poles
Underwear change
Sunglasses, sunscreen
Outdoor wear
Water, snacks
Toothbrush, slippers
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