Montalcino and Brunello wine full-day, private tour
Montalcino and Brunello private wine tour details and itinerary
Montalcino, the mediaeval town south of Sienna, is home to the Brunello vineyards that produce the famous wine of the same name from Sangiovese Grosso grapes. Brunello is one of the best known and most widely appreciated wines world-wide and our aim is to get to know and understand it in its "native habitat".
This is the programme for the day: • 9.00 a.m. Departure from Florence (or upon request, pick-up in Sienna at around 10.00 a.m.) • 11.00 a.m. Arrival at Montalcino and visit to the first winery, where you can meet the wine grower who will show you the techniques of viticulture. Wine tasting. • 1.00 p.m. Light lunch at the local restaurant or in a winery. • 2.15 p.m. Driving along the hills where you can see the different types of vineyard. • 2.45 p.m. Visit the Abbazia di S. Antimo. • 3.30 p.m. Visit to the second winery, where you can visit the cellar and do a wine tasting. • 4.30 p.m. If time allows, we will spend some time in Montalcino. • Return to Florence at approx. 6 p.m.
Private Tour Prices Minimum 3 persons
Private Tour Prices
3 people: € 350 per person 4 people: € 280 per person 5 people: € 260 per person 6 people: € 230 per person 7 people: € 200 per person 8 people: € 180 per person