Pienza: is a tiny village in southern Tuscany in the beautiful valley called Val d'Orcia we highly recommend you visit. The village is located about 20 kilometres east of Montalcino and a few kilometres to the west of Montepulciano amidst gentle undulating hills and wonderful natural landscapes. Pienza enjoys a strategic position standing high atop a hill, dominating all the Orcia Valley with extraordinary views. Pienza is also the city of cacio, which means cheese! The Pecorino of Pienza is a tasty cheese made from sheep's milk, renowned worldwide and delicious, which can go from a delicate flavour to a decisive one based on how aged it is.