Highlights / General details
During the tour you will see the characteristic fortress of Monteriggioni. In MONTERIGGIONI 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 a charming wine estate 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.
Subsequently, the tour includes a second tasting of olive oil and wine in another typical cellar.
Then we will go to SIENA, the city of the Palio. Here we will see the important monuments, palazzos and piazzas, including Piazza del Campo, where the Palio di Siena horse race is run, and Piazza del Duomo, where we will see both the exterior and the interior of the magnificent Cathedral.
At sunset, in the beautiful and unique Piazza del Campo, the tour ends with an exclusive dinner outdoors with pizza and ice cream, comfortably seated in the reserved tables in a restaurant under the Torre del Mangia.
Hotel Pick-up (on request); Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning; Expert multilingual tour leaders (English, Spanish, Italian, French, Portuguese, Russian, Czech, Japanese); Visit of Monteriggioni fortress; Visit to a famous estate with tour of the wine cellars and sampling of wines, oil and balsamic vinegar; Snack with sliced cold meats and typical salami; Opportunity to buy wine, olive oil, balsamic vinegar, cheese and herbs; Dinner in Piazza del Campo Square (Pizza, ice cream and soda).
Drop off (€6,00 per pax); Gratuity.
Hours of operation
Available: Daily; Departing at 2:30pm. No tour departures on July 2 and August 16.
Approximately 7 hours.
Meeting Point: Inside Santa Maria Novella Train Station in front of the Pharmacy.
This tour requires a minimum of 2 people to operate.
Guests are requested to be at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure time.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**