A very long history, dating back to the Etruscan times, and the ability to develop supremely talented artists: Cortona has always been rich in attractions.
The heritage of Cortona's past is now enhanced by the hospitality that characterizes the Valdichiana Aretina, which you can feel walking through the streets and in the shops scattered around the hamlet. In Cortona, the architectural heritage blends with the food and wine, in a perfect combination of taste and history.
A walk through culture and taste
A certified guide will accompany you among the beauties of Cortona, narrating to you the history of the hamlet and the personalities who have inhabited it. You will take a journey into the past, in the eternally fascinating atmospheres of Cortona, the birthplace of great artists, from Pietro di Cortona to Sassetta, from Luca Signorelli to Gino Severini.
Your cultural walk will be interspersed with a few stops to taste typical Cortona products, in cellars or at suggestive tasting points in the city center. Between Chianina meat, Pecorino Toscano DOP and porchetta from Monte San Savino, Cortona and the Valdichiana Aretina offer a wide variety of typical products, with unmistakable flavors, which bring out the spirit of this fascinating area of Tuscany.