Explore the Countryside and Discover Siena
20 participants maximum
• Visit to a famous estate with tour of the wine cellar
• Self-guided tour of the Monteriggioni fortress and local winery
• Light dinner in Piazza del Campo, in Siena with pizza
Discover the wonders of the Chianti region and its unique landscapes on this half-day tour. Taste the wines and typical products of Tuscany and enjoy a guided tour of Siena. End the day with light dinner in the stunning Piazza del Campo at sunset.
This tour is perfect to discover the Chianti region and its unique landscapes, enjoying a wine tasting and typical Tuscan products. During the tour you will see the characteristic fortress of Monteriggioni. There you will find some shops specialized in typical Tuscan products, as well as elegant cafés where you can stop and enjoy a coffee. The tour continues with a visit to two charming local wineries where you will take part in a guided tour of the wine cellars in order to gain insight into the various stages of wine production and in a tasting of the various wines that the winery produces, paired with samples of sliced cold meats, bruschetta and salami. Then you will reach Siena, famous for its Palio Horse Race. There you will see important monuments, palazzos and piazzas, including Piazza del Campo (where the Palio horse race is held) and Piazza del Duomo. The tour ends with a light dinner in the beautiful and unique Piazza del Campo at sunset. Dinner consists of pizza and ice cream, comfortably seated in the reserved tables in a restaurant under the Torre del Mangia.
Available every day. *The tour is not available on July 2nd and August 16th due to the Palio horse race.
Optional: Drop off service: € 6,00 per person
A vegetarian menu is available upon request.
Customers must be able to climb and descend stairs.
The tour is not available on July 2nd and August 16th due to the Palio horse race.
The tour includes:
Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning
Expert multilingual escorts
Wine, oil and balsamic vinegar tasting
Snack with sliced cold meat and typical salami
Photos of this tour
Tour meeting point
Stazione di Santa Maria Novella, Via Luigi Alamanni, 2, 50123 Firenze, Italia
Meeting point: Florence, inside Santa Maria Novella train station, in front of the pharmacy with the green cross
Departure time: 02:30 pm (check in closes 15min before departure)
Return point: Florence, Santa Maria Novella train station
Return time: around 10:30 pm