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The Chianti Travelers' Center
~ Castellina in Chianti ~

A unique new travellers' center offering the full Chianti experience.

  • Accommodation

  • Walking Tours

  • Bike Tours

  • Wine Tours

  • Cooking classes

  • and much more

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Chianti Center

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Activities at the Center
  • Just relax! - stay at Villa Casalecchi while exploring the Chianti on your own.
  • Mix and match - choose any combination of tours - walking, cooking, wine or biking.
  • Cooking Lessons - learn to cook Tuscan-style under the good-natured guidance of local cooks
  • Connoisseur Wine Tours - visit the vineyards and cantinas that produce the world famous Chianti vintages
  • Biking Tours - ride the back roads through fantastic landscapes and visit amazing villages and towns
  • Walking Tours - immerse yourself in the quiet of the Chianti countryside

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Connoisseur Wine Tours
Chianti Classico ~ Bunello di Montepulciano ~ Vino Nobile di Montepulciano ~ Etruscan Coastal Wines


These wine tours are among the best you can find in Italy - designed for wine lovers who really want to penetrate the mysteries of Tuscan vintages.  All tours are guided by a  somelier with in-depth knowledge of Tuscan wines and wineries and of the grape-growing and wine-making arts and all tours include visits to some of the most distinguished wineries in the Region with wine tastings of superb wines.

Booking Wine Tours: IV Travel
10% off all packages if you book between now and May 31

  • Tour 1
    CHIANTI TOUR - CLASSIC
    (6/7 HOURS - 1 winery)

    Departure from your Agriturismo at 9.00a.m. heading toward the splendid Chianti countryside. Stop for a visit (about 30 / 40 minutes) at one of the following locations according to the itinerary that your wine-guide will have established: Montefioralle, Greve , Radda, San Casciano Val Di Pesa, Vinci , Certaldo.

    Stop at the winery for visit to the cellars and for wine and olive oil tasting (about 1 hour)

    Stop at the restaurant / winery for light lunch (not included).

    Return around 3,30 4,00 p.m. to your Agriturismo driving trough the countryside.

    Included:
    -Driving wine guide with minivan for the duration of the tour
    - visit & tasting fees at the winery

    Not included:
    - Gratuities
    - Lunch

    Upgrade to
    Deluxe Tour

       
  • Tour 2
    BUNELLO DI MONTALCINO TOUR - CLASSIC
    (6/7 HOURS 1 winery)

    Departure from your Agriturismo at 9,00a.m. to drive toward Montalcino. Stop at Montalcino to visit this charming , medieval little town (about 40 minutes)
    Stop at the winery for visit to the cellars and for wine and olive oil tasting (about 1 hour).

    Stop at the restaurant / winery for light lunch (not included).

    Return around 3,30 4,00 p.m. to your Agriturismo driving trough the countryside.
     
    Included:
    - Driving wine guide with minivan for the duration of the tour
    - visit & tasting fees at the winery

    Not included:
    - Gratuities
    - Lunch

    Upgrade to
    Deluxe Tour

       
  • Tour 3
    VINO NOBILE DI MONTEPULCIANO TOUR - CLASSIC
    (6/7 HOURS 1 winery)

    Departure from your Agriturismo at 9,00a.m. to drive toward Montepulciano. Stop at Montepulciano to visit this charming , medieval little town (about 45 - 50 minutes)
    Stop at the winery for visit to the cellars and for wine and olive oil tasting (about 1 hour).

    Stop at the restaurant / winery for light lunch (not included).

    Return around 3,30 4,00 p.m. to your Agriturismo driving trough the countryside.
     
     
    Included:
    - Driving wine guide with minivan for the duration of the tour
    - visit & tasting fees at the winery

    Not included:
    - Gratuities
    - Lunch

    Upgrade to
    Deluxe Tour

       
  • Tour 4
    COSTA DEGLI ETRUSCHI TOUR
    (8/9 hours 2 wineries)

    Departure from your Agriturismo at 8,30a.m. to drive toward Castagneto Carducci. Stop at Castagneto Carducci to visit this charming , medieval little town (about 30 minutes).

    Stop at the first winery for visit to the cellars and for wine and olive oil tasting (about 1 hour).

    Stop at the restaurant / winery for lunch (not included).

    Stop at the second winery for visit to the cellars and for wine and olive oil tasting (about 1 hour)

    Return to your Agriturismo around 5,30 6.00 p.m. driving trough the countryside.

    Included:
    - Driving wine-guide with minivan for the duration of the tour
    - visit & tasting fees at the wineries

    Not included:
    - Gratuities
    - Lunch

Connoisseur Wine Tour Packages

Prices are for 2 people - double occupancy

Nights   Low
Nov & Apr
Med
May & Jun
Sep & Oct
High
Jul & Aug
3

3 nights/4 days, includes Tour 1 and Tour2

Deluxe 1695 1795 1895
Standard 1575 1675 1750
Standard
without AC
1450 1550 1625

5

5 nights/6 days, includes Tour 1, Tour 2 and Tour 3

Deluxe 2125 2250 2350
Standard 2395 2525 2675
Standard
without AC
2195 2350 2450

7

7 nights/8 days, includes Tour 1, Tour 2, Tour 3 and Tour 4

Deluxe 3750 3950 4150
Standard 3395 3550 3695
Standard
without AC
3075 3275 3425

10% off all packages if you book between now and May 31

During your stay at the Center, when you are not exploring the Tuscan Wine Roads you can enjoy your free time any way you want - cooking lessons, walking, biking, touring the countryside, visiting towns and cities like Siena, Volterra, Florence, San Gimignano and dozens of others.

To enquire or book
Please contact: IV Travel