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Enjoy Two Wine Tastings and explore the magnificent Monteriggioni Fortress

Chianti Half Day Afternoon Tour

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Visit the beautiful region of Chianti with us and immerse yourselves in the picturesque Tuscan scenery that you have always imagined. The beautiful ruby-red colour and the characteristic bouquet with scents of violet are the special features that reveal the identity of one of the most famous wines in the world: Chianti. This wine results from the wise blend of Sangiovese, Canaiolo, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes, and originates from the hilly area from which it draws its name. We will lead you to the discovery of the breathtaking, uncontaminated landscapes that have been cradling the Chianti vineyards for centuries, presenting you a harmony of colours that can only be found in the hills of this region. The sounds, scents and flavours of this land will capture your senses through a unique experience that you will live, relish and comprehend by visiting ancient churches, medieval castles and small villages where the rhythm of life remains unaltered over time. The tour continues with a visit to a charming wine estate where you will take part in a guided tour of the wine cellars in order to gain insight into the various stages of wine production and in a tasting of the various wines that the winery produces, paired with samples of sliced cold meats, bruschetta and salami. During the tour you will see the characteristic fortress of Monteriggioni. There you will find some shops specialized in typical Tuscan products, as well as elegant cafÈs where you can stop and enjoy a coffee or a gelato. Subsequently, the tour includes a second tasting of olive oil and wine in another local winery.

what makes this tour unique

  • Visit to a famous estate with tour of the wine cellar
  • Self­guided tour of the Monteriggioni fortress and a local winery

the tour includes

  • Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning
  • Expert multilingual leaders
  • Wine, oil and balsamic vinegar tasting
  • Snack with sliced cold meats and typical salami

tour categories

  • Tours

difficulty

easy

additional info

  • EN, ES, IT, FR, POR, are always guaranteed without minimum number.
  • RU CH JA require a minimum of 4 participants.
  • Customers must be able to climb and descend stairs.

tour details

  • Free for children under 3 years
  • 50% discount for children between 3-12 years