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a small cozy town, but a small square in front of the church, and a park behind. several good... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
Hedehusene, Denmark
Lovely town!

My family and friends have visited and stayed in the town on a number of occasions. It is so... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
Chris J
Durham, United Kingdom
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San Quirico d'Orcia, Italy
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

a small cozy town, but a small square in front of the church, and a park behind. several good restaurants, and wine bars. a good starting point for the brunello area

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank codemister
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

My family and friends have visited and stayed in the town on a number of occasions. It is so historic. It’s also near other fabulous places to visit in the area such as Pienza and the Crete Senese (picture postcard Tuscany). Free parking too! San...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

I hate to even write a review about this town since it is not yet overrun with bus loads of tour groups. It is a beautiful, quiet peaceful town that we enjoyed very much. If you are driving and in the area, definitely make a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Very much enjoyed this town, architecture was interesting and not the throng of visitors that other major towns had

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paul h
Reviewed September 17, 2018 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!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kadampa
Reviewed September 4, 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed August 13, 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank hellmbeck
Reviewed June 21, 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.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AngusDad
Reviewed June 10, 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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Heather M
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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
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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.