Day 1: Arrival in Orvieto
Orvieto is less than 1h30 from Rome . Reach the town by your own means – Visit this beautiful town, with its superb Duomo, its underground vaults and its medieval churches. Night in a centrally located 4 stars hotel. One of our representative will pick you up at your hotel and after a short briefing about the tour, will transfer you to Pitigliano one of the “Tufo” towns perched on a high cliff.
Day 2: Pitigliano and Sovana
On the way you will visit Civita di Bagnoregio, a ghost town, part of the Unesco world heritage. Pitigliano is a medieval town with Etruscan origins and it host the oldest Jewish getto in Italy. After a tour of town, start walking towards Sovana along one of the “vie cave” which are ceremonial routes literally carved in the soft tufo rock, man carved canyons – Night in Sovana
Day 3: Sovana surroundings
Sovana itself is a beautiful little town with 2 very old churches well worth visiting and a few artcraft boutiques. Within short walking distance there are two of the most impressive Etruscan burial sites with monumental tombs almost thee thousand years old. In the afternoon you can catch a bus to the near town of Sorano – Same hotel
Walking distance 14 km
Day 4: Sovana - Saturnia
A pleasant day among soft hills and oak woods to reach Saturnia, a thermal place among the most famous in Tuscany une Your « Agriturismo » (which means country Inn), where you are staying has its own hot water swimming pool. A dream after a tiring walking day!
Walking distance 11 km
Day 5: Saturnia loop
Montalcino is the country of Brunello one of the most famous wine of this region so you will be walking through vineyards and olive trees.
Day 6: Saturnia - Manciano
A peaceful landscape, unfolding through olive and chestnut trees and Mediterranean bushes and ending among vineyards. It is a fairly long day and one can stop in Montemerano for lunch . The agritourism where you spend the night is an organic farm and they will serve supper with their produce.(optional)
Day 7: Semproniato - Manciano
A softer landscape for this last day. Mediterranean bushes, chestnut trees and olive and vineyards and farmland where sheep graze peacefully. You will be walking to a nice agriturismo in the middle of rich farmland.
Day 8: Manciano Uccellina park
Transfer to your agriturismo in the heart of the Parco dell’Uccellina. Spend the day relaxing near the sea or hike on a loop inside the park among scented bushes and maritime pine trees, il view of the sea. Night at an agriturismo inside the park.
Day 8: End our service
See you next year to walk together!!