The town of Montepulciano, with an elevation of 605 m (1,985 ft), is in the Province of Siena (SI). The Patron saint is St. John the Baptist on August 29. The town is divided in parishes: Abbadia, Acquaviva, Argiano, Ascianello, Cervognano, Fonte al Giunco, Gracciano, Montepulciano Stazione, Nottola, Salcheto, Sant'Albino, Tre Berte, Valiano. Residents of Montepulciano has the demonym of "Poliziani or Montepulcianesi".
In Montepulciano there are 120 accomodation
.Montepulciano is part of a route called Strada del Vino Nobile di Montepulciano
, so it's particularly recommended for a food and wine holiday.Montepulciano is a Città del Vino
, a wine destination
in a territory producing wine and its environmental, landscape, artistic, historical, and tourist resources makes Montepulciano a perfect location for food&wine loversMontepulciano Is awarded with Orange Flag seal of quality
because it has an historical, cultural and environmental heritage of merit. It's distinguished for an accomodation offer of excellence, but also for offering tourists a quality welcome. Montepulciano valorizes local resources, stimulates craftsmanship and specialty products and has a strong local identityMontepulciano is a City of Olive Oil
; here high-quality olive oil is produced. Montepulciano promote and value its territories producing olive oil and its promotional is to give an acknowledged value given to olive trees and their precious produce.