View of Pienza from Montichiello

Best Tuscan Hill Towns with Kids: I Heart Pienza

There’s no shortage of spectacular villages in Tuscany. When it comes to choosing the best Tuscan hill towns to visit with kids, I recommend prioritizing those with the biggest bang in a small area so logistics and walking are minimized. Located in the heart of the Unesco-protected Val D’Orcia region, Pienza tops my favorite list and we revisit this architectural gem whenever we are in the area. Here’s why: