Découverte de Chianti: Visit the beautiful region of Chianti with us and immerse yourselves in the picturesque Tuscan scenery that you have always imagined. During the tour you will see the characteristic fortress of Monteriggioni and Castellina in Chianti.
In Monteriggioni you will find some shops specialized in typical Tuscan products, as well as elegant cafés where you can stop and enjoy a coffee or a gelato. 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. Subsequently, the tour includes a second tasting of olive oil and wine in another typical cellar.
The tour includes: Visit of Monteriggioni fortress and a local winery, visit of Castellina in Chianti, visit to a famous estate with tour of the wine cellars and sampling of wines, oil and balsamic vinegar, snack with sliced cold meats and typical salami and the opportunity to buy wine, olive oil, balsamic vinegar, cheese and herbs.
Meeting/pick-up point: Customers will take a train to Florence. From there meeting point is: Outside Santa Maria Novella train station, under the black clock on the top of the main building.
Duration: Five hours.
Start/opening time: Shuttle service at 10:30am from Montecatini. Tour starts at 2.30pm in Florence.
End/closing time: At 7:45pm. Shuttle from Florence at 8:30pm.