Wonderful Wine Tour in Chianti (Tuscany) - Siena, San Gimignano and Chianti Wine
Simple the best ultimate wine tour in Tuscany since 1980
Siena’s origins are surrounded by myth: the story goes that the city was founded by Senius, the son of Romulus.
In the Middle Ages, Siena became an extremely important town, due to its intense demographic growth and the urban expansion of the town. Economic development brought wealth and bitter conflicts.
1656 was the year when the traditional Palio Race was started. From that moment it has been organized every year in the city, attracting tourists from all over the world.
Next is the town of San Gimignano, also known for its beautifully preserved medieval towers . 14 left out of 72 initially built in the 13th century.
per adult from
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Private transportation
What's excluded :
- Lunch - Lunch, wine tasting, olive oil tasting, balsamic tasting, truffle oilive oil tasting
- Tickets entrance for museums
- This is the Wonderful Program
9.30 am Departure from Florence or its vicinities.
10.30 am Through the beautiful Tuscan countryside approaching Siena admire the beautiful Florentine hills. We will guide you through the Chianti wine area. Then go up the hills of Chianti and arrive in Siena. Visit Piazza del Campo (Field Square) and see the the Cathedral (we recommend you to climb), the Baptistery and the Bell Tower.
12.30 am Departure from Siena to Chianti wine region and stop to visit Monteriggioni. Until the XI century Monteriggioni was a station of standstill on the Francigena Road in Tuscany. Siena transformed Monteriggioni in the imposing fortress to protection of the boundary north in the wars against the anemy Florence. We suggest you walk on the defensive walls.
1.00 pm Arrival at San Gimignano area and visit to organic winery where we stop for typical tuscany lunch and wine tasting at organic wine farm in Chianti (Vernaccia white Wine, Chianti Classico, Chianti Riserva, Brunello from Montalcino, Supertuscan, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Truffle Oil, Vin Santo with Cantuccini)
After the lunch and the wine tasting, driving along the Tuscany hills where you can see the different types of vineyards and olive grooves and arrive in San Gimignano.
02.00 pm Visit San Gimignano (the unique medieval city of towers). The town of San Gimignano, also known for its beautifully preserved medieval towers. 14 left out of 72 initially built in the 13th century. We suggest you climb the Torre Grossa (Bigger Tower) and taste the best Gelato in the world at Antica Gelateria di Piazza.
3.30 pm We go back to Florence where the tour would be end by 5:00 pm but only after making a stop at Piazzale Michelangelo for a panoramic appreciate the exceptional view of Florence
Included in the Price:
• Transportation to and from Florence or its vicinities with mercedes
• Tour/driver for the day at your disposal
• Pick up and drop off directly at your address
• Stop in Siena, Chianti, San Gimignano, Monteriggioni, Michelangelo square.
• All Local Taxes
Please note that all prices above are quoted considering a pick up and drop off in Florence or its vicinities. We can organise pick up/drop off directly to your villa, castle or accomodation in other areas of Tuscany and prices will be quoted separately upon request. We can guarantee the tour even more people (up to 17, up to 32..).
PRIVATE VIP & SMALL GROUP – Ultimate Tuscany Wine Tour: Siena, Monteriggioni, San Gimignano & Chianti
Full day – Included a traditional tuscany lunch with wine and olive oil tasting at wine farm
Tour Length: 8 hours.
Dates: Every season.
Departure Point: From your address. Please note that the rate includes a pick-up and drop-off in Florence. Driver can be arranged to pick you from the place you stay in any region within Tuscany.
Departure Time: 9.30 am.
Days of Week: Everyday.
Note: During this excursion transport will be made in a de-luxe limousine or minivan or motorcoach which offers the maximum comfort, with air-conditioning, large panoramic windows and comfortable seats. The price includes scenic stop at Piazzale Michelangelo (heartbreathing view on Florence).
Enjoy a fully customized private tour, for your family, friends or colleagues
Popularity: the best wine tour since 1980
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
9.30am - Meet your Driver-Guide directly at your address. Welcome sign ULTIMATE TOURS. Please be so kind to be ready outside in time
Departure Time :9:30 AM
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Infant seats available
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.