The first part of the day will be dedicated to the territory of Siena and starts with a visit to San Gimignano, the city of a hundred towers which is also a UNESCO World Natural and Cultural Heritage site.The guide will give you all of the necessary information for enjoying your free time in the town’s historical centre, where you will find local artisan shops and millenarian palazzos. San Gimignano is also the birthplace of Vernaccia, a white wine produced exclusively here, famous for its high quality and also for being the first Italian DOCG wine. From here you will go to Monteriggioni, the ancient crown-shaped fortress that adorned the head of Italy on the hold 100 lire currency. The same walls, which date back to the 12th Century, are endowed with 14 tours that Dante likened to the Giants of Inferno in his Divine Comedy.After a brief visit, relax at a Chianti winery for a lunch of salami, cheeses, and other local products, accompanied by a tasting of Chianti wines. Your day continues with a trip to Val d’Orcia, another jewel in the Tuscan territory and a UNESCO World Heritage site since 2004. Travel to Montalcino, which from its hill dominates the 1500 hectares of Brunello vineyards that have contributed to making the area world-famous. The last stop will be in a local wine cellar where you will taste the renowned Brunello of Montalcino, which finds its place among the first Italian DOCG wines. Visit the wine cellar and taste typical local products.
Free time in the medieval San Gimignano, the Town of Fine Towers. Explore the Chianti region, and enjoy a wine tasting with light lunch. Taste the renowned Brunello of Montalcino at a local wine cellar. Free time in Monteriggioni, an ancient crown-shaped for
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Pick-up and drop-off service from your accommodation available if the hotel is located within 20 km of the city center of Siena. Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information on the voucher after booking.Otherwise, the meeting point will be at Piazza Gramsci, in front of Bar La Lizza. Pick-up time will be confirmed 24 hours before the departure of the tour.