Chianti & Vernaccia wine tour from Siena
Here is what you will live
Visit 2 unique wineries close to Siena on this self or guided wine tour.
Departure by 9 am from your hotel. You move towards the north of Siena and after a beautiful road along the local interstate SR222 you arrive Montemaggio Winery by 9.45 am. The winery is located in Radda in Chianti, in the heart of Chianti Classico region and it is situated where once a 14th century tower stood above the old Roman road between Siena and Florence in Italy.
The particular position of the estate combined with the micro-climate, makes it possible for Montemaggio to offer a wide variety of products. Amon these products: Chianti Classico,Chianti Classico Riserva, Chianti Classico Gran Selezioneand many more.
With this experience you will have a visit of the vineyards with explanation of working process and of organic agriculture, walking through the gardens of the villa and view of the vegetable garden you will arrive to the cellar with explanation of winemaking process. After that you will taste seven wines and the Grappa. During the tasting they also offer “a tagliere “ with some little snacks of cheese, salamino and bread with our olive oil and a mini tasting course!
After this experience, on your way back to Siena you will stop at 11.45 am at La Lastra Winery, where Renato or his wife will let you have a special unch experience with a combination of their wines (Vernaccia di San Gimignano is their highlight according to us!) in a very familiar atmosphere and then you'll visit the winery and the vineyard together with the wine maker or a member of the family.
La Lastra is only 6 km from the city center of Siena, so it will be very easy to get back to your hotel!
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Booking Policy & Details
Min. 2 person
How much does it costs?
139 € per person on a self drive tour
329 € per person on a guided tour
Where do we met?
In case of Pick up option
- Visit of the vineyards with an explanation of the working process and of organic agriculture
- Walk through the cellar and than tasting of five products
- The tasting will be accompanied by the selection of local cheeses or cured meats with bread and olive oil of local production
- Tasting lunch at La Lastra Winery
- Roadmap and details on how to reach wineries
- Walking tour at La Lastra Winery
- Transfers (if self drive tour is selected)