Group Bus tour departing from Siena or San Gimignano. Brunello di Montalcino wine is considered one of the best red wines in Italy. It has its ancestral roots in village of Montalcino in southern Tuscany and in the ancient winemaking tradition, handed down from one generation to the next.

The town of Montalcino, not far from Montepulciano, is a sanctuary of this magnificient wine produced from Sangiovese grapes. It is a picturesque medieval village on the top of a hill with views out over the rolling hills. We will visit the town, its century-old fortress, and the best wineries reviewed in specialised magazines.

We will explore Montalcino, the splendid Abbazia di Sant’Antimo (St. Antimo’s Abbey), famous for Gregorian chants and the beautiful surrounding area. Along with a selection of other prestigious wines, you will also sample Brunello di Montalcino, known as the “Italian ambassador in the world of our winemaking”, currently the most appreciated Italian wine in the whole world.

Tour Includes:

– Journey by GT Coach fitted with sound amplifying system, air con and all modern conveniences
– Expert multilingual escorts (English, Italian, French and Spanish, German)
– Guided tour of Montalcino and short break to shop for typical products and local crafts
– Visit to St. Antimo’s Abbey, renowned for its celebrated Gregorian Chants
– Sampling of wines at a renowned Montalcino winery reviewed in magazines Wine Spectator, Decanter
– Sampling of bruschetta and typical Tuscan cold cuts and cheese
– Possibility to buy wine at the estate visited at discount prices. (Deliveries almost all over the world)
– Photo stops in scenic points
– Tour photo service

Guests are requested to be a the meeting point 15 min before departure.

Tour Details

Duration: 5 Hr
Min No. 2
Tour Runs: Tues Thurs
Time: 13.00
Children: half price- under 2 yrs free
Not suitable for disabled clients.