Chianti area

Wine tour

The well-know Chianti wine has been produced here in the earth of Tuscany for over 2000 years, since Etruscan time. You can admire the beautiful landscape of this hilly land with castles, fortresses and farmhouses sprinkled around.

Visiting vineyards, tasting wines in the cellars will be an awesome experience.

Timeline

The Chianti Wine Tour runs every weekday

  • 9 AM

    Pick up at your accommodation in Siena or Florence, we’ll head straight to a town (Greve, Castellina, Radda, Gaiole, San Donato, Castelnuovo Berardenga) driving through charming winding roads of Chianti.

  • 10 AM

    2 wineries, guided visits of the estates where the wines are produced and wine tasting while speaking with the owners that will introduce you to the flavour of the excellent Chianti Classico wines.

  • 1.30 PM

    A break for lunch and some rest in lovely family run trattoria or agriturismo, only Tuscan specialities and some good wine!

  • 3 PM

    Guided visit to Montalcino, a brief immersion in this medieval town, a walk through the tiny historical center to explore the local crafts and products.

  • 4 PM

    Third Winery. Another place, a different wine. You will learn that not only the mix of different grapes but the use of other techniques during production will determine the wine characteristics.

  • 5.30 PM

    A visit to Sant’Antimo Abbey, the stunning romanesque Church standing in solitary splendour in the Valley of Montalcino. A magic place that will take you back in time.

  • 7.30 PM

    Back to your accommodation in Siena or Florence

Bookings

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