Brunello Grand Tour: Travel to the hillside town of Montalcino, famous for their Brunello wine which is loved by all avid wine drinkers around the world. Taste the culture and relax in beautiful surroundings.
* Visit the beautiful town of Montalcino
* Sample Brunello along with a selection of other locally produced wines
* Admire the architecture and history of the Abbey of Sant’Antimo
Indulge in Brunello wine which is considered to be the best wine in the world. Its ancestral roots originate in Montalcino, a delightful hill town where the inhabitants learn the ancient winemaking tradition which is passed down from generation to generation.
Montalcino, produces the perfect Sangiovese grapes and the key ingredient to the much loved Brunello wine. However, it is not just the wine which makes this visit so pleasant, as this town is so full of character and authenticity bearing incredible views and sights. This century old fortress is home to some of the best wineries around which we will visit in this insightful tour.
Discover the rustic Abbey of Sant’Antimo, the former Benedictine monastery and admire its ancient architecture and surroundings. Here we’ll sample a selection of prestigious wines, including the obvious Brunello di Montalcino.
After a real taste of Tuscany, our tour comes to an end after a relaxing day embracing local cultures and traditions, whilst enjoying their most loved produce.
Meeting/pick-up point: Piazza Gramsci in front of “La Lizza Cafè” in Siena.
Duration: Five hours.
Start/opening time: Winter season at 1pm. Summer season at 2pm.