Discover the traditions of the Tuscan countryside, enjoy breathtaking landscapes of vineyards and olive groves, visit two cellars, taste the famous wines and typical products and be captivated by the charm of Greve and Castellina in Chianti
A drive through the famous Chianti landscape, known all over the world for its wine and its enchanting countryside
Two delicious tastings of four excellent wines and typical products
Two unforgettable Chianti Villages
The famous “Via Chiantigiana” crossing the heart of the Chianti Classico area
You will be captivated by the historical and artistic discoveries you will make in remote villages, surrounded by hills, vineyards and olive groves
Under “Book a Tour”, on the page right side, you can choose from the drop down menu between:
• High season 2018 (until October 2018)
• Low season 2019 (November 2018 – March 2019)
• High season 2019 (April 2019 – October 2019)
A comprehensive experience in one of the most fascinating areas of Tuscany, known all over the world for its wine and its countryside of unrivalled charm, where woods alternate with vineyards and olive groves, in a landscape dotted with Romanesque parish churches, farmhouses, villas and castles of rare beauty.
The first stop of the tour is in the heart of the Florentine area of Chianti Classico, in a cozy Winery producing also one of the most appreciated Chianti extra virgin olive oil. Here we experience a tasting tour with prestigious wines and local products, guided by an expert winemaker, while visiting the wine cellars, admiring the vineyards and enjoying the delightful garden.
We continue then to the picturesque medieval village of Greve, birthplace of the famous navigator Giovanni da Verrazzano, where every year takes place the most important wine fair of the Chianti region. Here we will have free time to admire the famous main square of the ancient "market" with its characteristic arcades and to browse through the local artisan shops.
Moving along the ancient "Via Chiantigiana", we cross the heart of the Chianti Classico, admiring the breathtaking views of the rolling hills that made so famous this part of Tuscany.
We reach then a family-run Winery located in the Sienese area of the Chianti Classico, which stands out for the excellent quality of its wines. Here we will be warmly welcomed by its passionate winemaker and after the guided tour of the cellars and the lovely aromatic garden, a delicious tasting of four different wines and local products will be waiting for us.
The last stop of the tour is Castellina(**), a fortified hilltop village of Etruscan origin, among the most lively and picturesque of Chianti, characterized by an imposing fortress: here, walking through the picturesque medieval covered street "Via delle Volte", the tour leader will guide us to discover the charming historical center and its picturesque houses, squares and shops.
(**) from November to March, the itinerary does not include the stop at Castellina and the return to Florence is approx 30 minutes earlier.s, necessary to arrange their drop-off at the end of the tour.
We remind you that the order of the visits may change.
From November to March: English and Spanish.
From April to October: English, Spanish, German, Italian and French.
This tour includes: Caf Tour’s Staff Assistance at the Meeting Point, Transport, Tour Escort, 2 Wine Tastings with Snacks
Chianti Authentic Experience with two Wine Tastings and two charming Villages - HIGH SEASON 2019
A very suggestive excursion in the afternoon to Chianti countryside with its woods, vineyards, olive groves, castles and farmahouses. Visit to two ancient hamlets with two delicious wine tastings with local snacks!Includes