Chianti Wine Tour
Visit the cellars of a historic winery set in a medieval castle
Chianti Classico DOCG is a wine the most populare in all the world. It’s produced in the heart of Tuscany, in the area between the provinces of Arezzo, Florence, Pisa, Pistoia, Prato and Siena.
These are hilly areas with large terraces and valleys, crossed by rivers and produces wine since the time of the Etruscans, but only in 1800. has obtained the Denomination of Controlled Origin – DOC.
Arriving in the area of Gaiole in Chianti, your tour can begin with Capannelle winery.
This winery has been one of the most interesting red wine on the italian wine market since 1975. The winery produces approximately 80000 bottles per year.
At the winery, their guide will introduce you to the world of wine and winemaking, you will visit the winery, cellars and of course, tasting of this spectacular wine.
The next stop is Castello di Ama winery for lunch, wine tasting and visit to the winery and small borgo Ama.
Ama is situated on the hill at altitude of almost 500 metres. Castello di Ama , the winery , was founded in the 1960s by a Group of families .
For more than 30 year now they have dedicated them selves to making exceptional wines at Ama. The personal of the winery will guide you to the hidden areas, showing you the methods of production and answering any questions.
After the winery, the afternoon will progress with the visit of small, lively Chianti village, Radda or Castellina in Chianti.
Interesting facts and numbers for Chianti tour
Kilometers on tour by car
Different type of wines to try