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Chianti and Castles Tour

Highlights / General details The beautiful ruby-red color and the characteristic bouquet with scents of violet are the special features that reveal the identity of one of the most famous wines in the world: Chianti. This wine results from the wise blend of Sangiovese, Canaiolo, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes, and originates from the hilly area from which it draws its name. Our expert and witty tour leaders will lead you to the discovery of the breathtaking, uncontaminated landscapes that have been cradling the Chianti vineyards for centuries, presenting you a harmony of colors that can only be found in the hills of this region. The sounds, scents and flavors of this land will capture your sense through a unique experience that you will live, relish and comprehend by visiting ancient churches, medieval castles and small villages where the rhythm of life remains unaltered over time. Inclusion Pick-up; Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning; Expert multilingual escort; Guided tour of Chianti area and its most typical villages, abbeys and castles; Wine tasting at two renowned wineries in the Chianti area; Tasting of bruschette and typical Tuscan cold cuts and cheese; Drop-off. Exclusion Gratuity. Hours of operation Available: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday; Departing at 1:00pm (November - March); Departs at 2:00pm as of (April - October). Duration Approximately 5 hours. Policies Guests are requested to be at the ready for pickup 15 minutes before departure time. **All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**