Spend a day sipping one of Italy's most important wines, Brunello di Montalcino, on this exclusive tour starting in Siena. In the company of an expert guide, travel to wineries to learn about the production process and meet those behind the making of the delicious red wine. Also, stop at a family-run winery for an authentic Tuscan lunch before exploring the town of Montalcino and the abbey of Sant'Antimo.
Explore the Brunello di Montalcino cellars and learn about the wine and winemaking process from your expert guide and enjoy a walk through the charming town of Montalcino and the mystical abbey of Sant'Antimo.
Start your day with a pick-up service in the center of Siena. Meet your guide and board a minivan to depart for Montalcino.
Travel to the Tuscan hills and first stop at a small winery for a walk through the vineyards. Swirl the wine in your glass and sip on the famous Brunello di Montalcino, touring the cellars with your guide.
Next, you will arrive in the town of Montalcino, in the region of the same name. Enjoy some free time to wander around independently, admiring the views of the valley below, peeking at the stores or tasting more Brunello wines.
Next, visit a family-run winery, where you can meet the winemakers. Dive into culinary traditions with a lunch of antipasti, pasta or risotto and dessert along with delicious local wines.
Once you've satiated your appetite, head to the ancient Benedictine Abbey of Sant'Antimo. Learn about the incredible history of the structure as you follow the guide inside. On another occasion, visitors can listen to monks chant Gregorian chants as you admire the view.
End your journey with a visit to a third winery for an interesting lecture on production, the winemaking process, aging, and more. Take a seat for a final tasting before returning to Siena.
From €160.00Travel proposal valid until: Saturday 31 december 2022
You can cancel your reservation up to 24 hours before the experience to get a full refund.
By Tuscan Escapes by Papilio SRL (via Viator)