Bike Tuscany to see some of the most stunning views in Italy. Here’s why this tour is a must and how to experience it yourself.
“You can do it, you can do it…”
This is my mantra as I peddle up the steep slopes of the Val d’ Orcia, a breathtaking valley within Tuscany that made the UNESCO World Heritage list in 2004. According to UNESCO, this landscape was celebrated by Renaissance painters, who crafted beautiful depictions of locals living in harmony with nature in the Val d’Orcia. Essentially, the iconic works exemplify what today is the model of well-managed Renaissance agricultural landscape that was also insanely beautiful.
Tuscany didn’t become one of the world’s best wine and olive oil regions by sitting on flat ground.