3-Day Exclusive Chianti Wine Tour

3-Day Exclusive Chianti Wine Tour

Siena wine tour in the Chianti vineyards

Tour type: Private , Duration: 3 Days / 2 Nights

Product ID: 53793
Description

This exclusive 3 day Chianti break is based in the heart of the Tuscan vineyards near Siena and offers you an experience of absolute luxury and serenity.
 
Itinerary:
 
Day 1: Upon arrival at the 5-star Hotel le Fontanelle, located in the Tuscan vineyards near Siena, check into your chosen room.
After settling in, enjoy a tutored tasting session of the estate’s wines.
The afternoon and evening will be free to relax and enjoy your beautiful surroundings.
 
Day 2: After breakfast you will be met at the hotel by a luxury chauffeured vehicle which will accompany you throughout the day. 
Focusing on Chianti, you will firstly be welcomed at the prestigious Antinori winery for a VIP experience. You will be taken on a full behind the scenes tour of the estate and cellars, seeing first hand the individual stages of the production process and your visit will conclude with tastings of seven of Antinori’s most celebrated wines including; Cervaro della Sala, Pian delle Vigne, Badia a Passignano and the famous Tignanello. The tasting will take place in the most exclusive part of the cellars; the intimate Bottaia room.
A delicious lunch will then be served in...

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This exclusive 3 day Chianti break is based in the heart of the Tuscan vineyards near Siena and offers you an experience of absolute luxury and serenity.
 
Itinerary:
 
Day 1: Upon arrival at the 5-star Hotel le Fontanelle, located in the Tuscan vineyards near Siena, check into your chosen room.
After settling in, enjoy a tutored tasting session of the estate’s wines.
The afternoon and evening will be free to relax and enjoy your beautiful surroundings.
 
Day 2: After breakfast you will be met at the hotel by a luxury chauffeured vehicle which will accompany you throughout the day. 
Focusing on Chianti, you will firstly be welcomed at the prestigious Antinori winery for a VIP experience. You will be taken on a full behind the scenes tour of the estate and cellars, seeing first hand the individual stages of the production process and your visit will conclude with tastings of seven of Antinori’s most celebrated wines including; Cervaro della Sala, Pian delle Vigne, Badia a Passignano and the famous Tignanello. The tasting will take place in the most exclusive part of the cellars; the intimate Bottaia room.
A delicious lunch will then be served in Antinori’s restaurant which is located on the scenic scenic rooftop terrace. The traditional Italian cuisine will be accompanied by two further Antinori wines.
After lunch, you will be taken to a picturesque estate where you will be welcomed at an award-winning producer of Chianti Classico wines. As well as having a tour of the vineyards and winery, an extensive tasting session with local cheeses and meats will ensue.
 
Day 3: Breakfast and check out at the hotel by noon.
 
Please note: You can extend your tour for one more day if you wish. Here is the itinerary for Day 3:
 
Day 3: Your chauffeur will return and accompany you on a second day of tours to discover the revered wines of Brunello di Montalcino. Brunello is considered to be one of the best wines in the world and its ancestral roots come from the passion of the inhabitants of Montalcino who handed down their ancient winemaking traditions through the generations.
You will be welcomed at Castello Banfi for a comprehensive VIP tour. Enjoy a guided visit of the winery and vineyards before enjoying a tutored wine tasting session of four of the estate’s wines.
In addition you will visit the Balsameria where they produce excellent quality refined balsamic vinegar; only three litres of their ‘Salsa Etrusca’ are bottled yearly and can only be purchased from the Castello or in selected gourmet shops around Italy.
Following the tour delight in a delicious 5 course tasting lunch in the estate’s Taverna which will be paired with five Banfi wines.
In the afternoon you will have the opportunity to visit the town of Montalcino, located on a charming hill, and the splendid St Antimo abbey is a must see attraction.
 
The 4 day break is not available for Friday to Monday trips. If you would like to travel Friday to Monday a similar tailor made proposal can be created for you.
These prices are realistic guide prices, based on travel in standard season (usually April to the end of October). Discounts often apply for travel during out of season (usually November to the end of March) or if there are more than two of you traveling together. Please let us know your preferred travel dates for a definitive price.Please get in touch here.

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About this activity
Tour Timings
Available mid-week and weekends from April until the end of October
Group size
2 - 6
Languages
English, Italian
The meeting point
Your hotel in Siena

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Includes
  • 2 nights accommodation at 5 star Hotel le Fontanelle
  • Two breakfasts and one lunch 
  • Visit two wineries
  • Wine tastings  (approx. 13 wines tasted)
  • Full-day private and guided tour in a luxury vehicle

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Full payment at time of booking.

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Cancellation Policy

Cancellation charge per person cancelling 60 days or more - loss of deposit;

  • 59-28 days - 50%;
  • 27-14 days - 70%; 
  • 13-8 days - 90%
  • 7 days or less - 100%. 

As all customers are required to have adequate travel insurance, you should contact your insurer to see if any of these charges will be refunded by them. This will depend on the terms of your policy and your reason for cancelling. 

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Jenna

Created in 2004 by wine connoisseurs, we are a specialist wine tour operator offering a broad selection of holidays and trips to the premium wine regions of France, Italy and Spain. From our traditional Premium tours to the regions of Champagne, Bordeaux and Burgundy to bespoke self-drive circuits and birthday weekends, our expertise is creating perfect trips for individuals, groups or companies. We have a large number of clients who return to us year on year and many more come through recommendations. The reason we attract such loyalty from customers is that not only do we provide an excellent trip, we also pride ourselves on giving superb customer service.


Product ID: 53793

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