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What a wonderful place to visit

Recently returned from a weeks walking in Tuscany. The village was very special , quiet walled... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lesley C
Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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Best 10 days...ever

My friend in Milan has a charming house in Quirico which he gave me a key for and I stayed 10 days... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Baguio, Philippines
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San Quirico d'Orcia, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Recently returned from a weeks walking in Tuscany. The village was very special , quiet walled village, with a lovely atmosphere. A great location to visit the area. Able to walk from the village , yet Siena is only an hour away!

Thank Lesley C
Reviewed 4 days ago

My friend in Milan has a charming house in Quirico which he gave me a key for and I stayed 10 days. It is amazing slice of real local life to stay in this town. People are very friendly and NOT overrun by tourists. It...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to experience the Tuscan lifestyle in an out of the way place, with mountains of history and a village lifestyle then this is the place. Such a romantic place dating back to the 5th century. No vehicle access but free parking outside...More

1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 13 August 2018

...and not many touristas!! Nice, quiet, quaint, charming - all appropriate adjectives for this little hilltown gem. Very much worth a visit.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

San Quirico d’Orcia is a special town with restaurants churches and food shops. What is remarkably missing is the plethora of dress, shoe and just plain junk shops aimed at separating women from their money. It’s very nice.

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is a lovely small town not as touristy as some of the other hill towns, but very pleasant to spend a few hours in

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

When we couldn’t find a place to park in Pienza we drove a few miles to this charming little Tuscan hilltop town. We had a delicious lunch at Trattoria Osenna. Interesting architecture in this unspoiled town. Worth a visit.

1  Thank DuaneSandul
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Strolling the streets, eating gelato, entering quaint churches, watching people, walking the walls ... utterly charming

Thank Sylvia M
Reviewed 25 April 2018

A better class of shops and cafés here and plenty to occupy the visitor for an hour. We were very glad we detoured to see it.

Thank Wardieeee
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Very quiet and clean. The main road and the gardens give you a sense of how it must of been in the middle ages. Only negative point: parking is "free" but limited at max 1 hour... So if you're having lunch or dinner, make sure...More

Thank yaman1971
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Roxanne D
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Response from Fisheyevp | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are. The commune has nice pedal assisted bicycles. The are located in the chigi palace which is the main commune building. You can ask at the tourist office also. Other places also rent bicycles and the tourist... More
Sarah S
2 January 2015|
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Response from pegathin | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, but I don't know. We had a car so it wasn't anything we looked into. Good luck, and have a nice trip.