162 locals recommend · Estimated price 3 out of 4
Pienza, Toscana 53026
Tips from locals
Do not miss a visit to Pienza, famous for its pecorino cheese (from sheep's milk).
To this day Pienza remains a quintessential Renaissance town. It is a time capsule of palaces, churches, piazzas and well-ordered streets. Largely re-built in 1459, when Pope Pius II, turned his hometown into Italy’s first ‘model town.’ You will also see lots shops selling of Pecorino cheese as…