The Nobile di Montepulciano wine region is located on the Southern part of Tuscany, about one hour drive from the city of Siena, in between the Natural Park of the Val d’Orcia and the Val di Chiana, is one of the most ancient wine areas in Tuscany, another expression of the Sangiovese grape.
Montepulciano is a Medieval and Renaissance village with an Etruscan origin, popular because of the wine but also for the charming architecture and is the traditional food and little artisan shops that still manufactures copper, leather and ceramic.
What the Tour includes
- Full day tour (8/9 hours)
- Visit of 2 selected boutique wineries.
- The wine tasted: Nobile di Montepulciano, Nobile di Montepulciano Riserva, Rosso di Montepulciano, IGT Toscana, Vinsanto, Extra virgin olive oil.
- Traditional lunch, at one of our favourite restaurants ( always great lunch. with 3 or 4 courses)
- Great options for Vegetarians and Vegans
- Dynamic Tour and lots of Fun, fun, fun!
Guided tour by Franco to discover the Southern part of Tuscany famous for the excellent Vino Nobile and Dessert Wine, but also for being located in the border the Val d’ Orcia Natural Park, popular the breathtaking views, where few famous movies, like The Gladiator, were filmed.
After about 50 minutes drive from Siena, we’ll reach the first boutique winery where the family or the wine makers will give us a tour of the estate, from the vineyards to the cellars followed by the tasting of at least 3-4 red wines, sometimes a white and of course Vinsanto dessert wine and the extra virgin olive oil with fresh local bread.
The lunch will be in one of our favourite restaurant, where you can enjoy the delicious food (you will love it!), we work with our favourite restaurants, they will always be able to please your palate! After lunch, we visit the second boutique winery, so you will have time to explore Montepulciano before to drive back to Siena, this time through the panoramic road.
PICK UP INFO
Pick up and drop off for the small group tour
Pick up from 8:30 am to 9 am, from your hotel in the city of Siena.
If your hotel is not in Siena, in the province or in another city but you like to join us, just let us know so we can find out the best way for you to join us or if it is possible to pick you up.
* if you are staying out of Siena, please contact us before to book, we can tell you if it is possible and the price for the pickup or a convenient option for you to reach us in time.
* Special requests:
for special requests please contact us let us know in advance
* Food issues or allergies:
Please let us know if you have any food issues or allergies once you decide to book the tour.