Chianti and Castles bus tour departs from Siena and San Gimignano, Tuscany after lunch, taking you through the Chianti Wine Region and landscape in the beautiful golden afternoon light. Also included is a shuttle service from your hotel.
You will visit two renowned local wineries, where you will taste the Chianti wines made from the blends of Sangiovese, Canaiolo, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes. Also olive oil and balsamic vinegar tastings.
Beginning in the vineyard and ending in the cellar, you will learn how each winery produces its vintage wine. You will also enjoy local bruschetta, salami and cheese.
The Chianti wine region is more than just wine. You will also explore ancient churches, medieval castles and small villages where the rhythm of life remains unchanged for centuries.
Accompanied by an expert guide in a small group (no more than 8 pax).
Private air conditioned minivan for a max 8 people.
Shuttle service from your accommodation and back
Bi-lingual Italian/English speaking guide.
Guided tours of villages, abbeys and castles visited.
Wine, oil and balsamic vinegar tasting at two wineries.
Tastings of typical Tuscan bruschetta, meats and cheeses.
Days: Mon, Tues, Thurs, Sat all year except public holidays
Departure: Hotel pick up in Siena: 2:00 p.m.
San Gimignano: 1.00 p.m.
Duration: 5 hrs from Siena, 7 hrs from S. Gimignano.
Min no : 1, Max: 8 pax
Children – half price, Children under two free
Shuttle service from your accommodation and back.
Not suitable for disabled people.