Day trip

Brunello di Montalcino Wine Tour from San Gimignano

Activity provider: My Tour in Italy

Brunello di Montalcino Wine Tour from San Gimignano

Activity provider: My Tour in Italy

From US$ 77.41 per person

Enjoy a half-day of culture, wine, and delicious food as you visit some of the most impressive destinations in Tuscany. Explore Montalcino and its fortress, and taste the region's world-famous wines.

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Duration 6.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Italian, English, Spanish

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit two famous estates and tour the wine cellars
  • See some of the most impressive destinations in Tuscany
  • Taste world-renowned wines in the best wineries
Full description
Brunello, presently considered one of the best wines in the world, has its ancestral roots in the ancient winemaking traditions of Montalcino, handed down from one generation to the next. The town of Montalcino, the home of this wine produced from Sangiovese grapes, is charmingly situated on a hill that provides beautiful views of the region. On this tour you will see the town, its century-old fortress, and the best wineries in the area. You will learn about the remarkable skills and techniques used in the production of local wine, which includes a long maturation in casks made from valuable wood. You will have the opportunity to taste prestigious wines in the best wineries of the region, and to discover Montalcino and the wonderful surrounding area.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Travel by minivan with air conditioning for a maximum of eight people
  • Expert multilingual escorts
  • Free time in Montalcino
  • Snack with typical Tuscan products
  • Wine, oil, and balsamic vinegar tasting
  • Tips (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

in front of Porta San Giovanni

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Customers must be able to climb and descend stairs.
  • This is a small groups tour of no more than 8 people per minivan.
  • Participants are required to provide a complete vaccination certificate, proof of COVID-19 recovery within 6 months, or a negative COVID-19 test taken within 48 hours of the tour. One of these documents is mandatory to join the activity; otherwise, no refund will be provided.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 /5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    5/5
  • Safety
    5/5
  • Service
    5/5
  • Organization
    5/5

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Mixed experience.

Wine tasting was split in two, first a visit to the winery which was really good, then a visit to the wine shop, which was worthless. Car was very old and noisy. Driver very knowledgeable and narrative.

August 7, 2016

Excellent guide and tour reccomended

October 15, 2019

Product ID: 59870