Highlights / General details
Brunello, presently considered the best wine in the world, has its ancestral roots in the passion of the inhabitants of Montalcino and in the ancient winemaking tradition, handed down from one generation to the next. The town of Montalcino, sanctuary of this wine produced from Sangiovese grapes, stands on a charming hill that will let you savour its natural wholesomeness. The town, its century-old fortress, and the best wineries reviewed in specialized magazines are the main destination of our outing. You will discover Montalcino, the splendid Abbazia di Sant’Antimo (St. Antimo’s Abbey) and the beautiful surrounding area.
Along with a selection of other prestigious wines, you will also sample Brunello di Montalcino, known as the “Italian ambassador in the world of our winemaking reality”, presently the most appreciated wine product in the whole world.
Pick-up on request (Optional); Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning; Expert multilingual escorts available in English, Spanish, Free Tour of Montalcino and its stronghold, Visit to St. Antimo's Abbey, Wine tasting at a renowned winery.
Hours of operation
Available: Tuesday and Thursday, departing at 1:00pm (November - March); Departs at 2:00pm (April - October).
Approximately 5 hours.
Meeting Point: From Piazza Gramsci in front of “La Lizza” Cafè, Siena.
Guests are requested to be at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure time.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**