Florence: Chianti Montalcino & Montepulciano Private Tour
- Private group
- Pickup available
- Duration: 12 hours
Explore a region renowned internationally for its Brunello di Montalcino, a red wine hard to forget due to its precious formula. Take some time to enjoy a region rich in refined winemaking and cultural treasures alike Escape the hustle and bustle of Florence and experience the heart of Tuscany by visiting the enchanting area of Montalcino. Montalcino is one of the most famous Tuscan hilltop towns in the region, located 40 km south of Siena. The territory is well-known for its excellent wine, in particular the Brunello di Montalcino DOC. The region is one of the most timeless and unspoiled places in Italy. On this tour, you will come to understand why Tuscany is not merely a place, it’s an experience. Visit the town of Montalcino and 3 different family-run wineries during the course of the day. You will taste not only the precious Brunello, but also a wide range of regional wines. Enjoy...
Explore the culinary and wine culture of Montalcino, a renowned wine region in Tuscany. Be prepared to roll up your sleeves and learn how to cook the way Tuscan grandmas and moms do every day in their kitchens for their families. This experience will take place at a family-run winery, overlooking the medieval town of Montalcino. Accompanied by the owners, prepare a multi-course lunch, from appetizers to dessert, using km 0 products. The cooking class will be accompanied by a wine tasting of the exquisite Brunello di Montalcino, made out of one of the most representative and expensive grapes of Italy. Also, tour the estate, visit the vineyards and the wine cellars. At lunch, you will serve, alongside other dishes, what you have previously cooked. Additionally, get to taste extra-virgin olive oil, as this is another appreciated product of the winery. The last stop of the day is Montal...
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Driver/Guide was fantastic As were the places we visited & the people we meet