Meet your private driver at your hotel for a beautiful excursion through the delightful hills of the Chianti countryside, with ever-changing scenery of vineyards and olive trees. Upon arrival in Siena, your guide will bring you on a private tour of the old city center: walking along the small medieval streets, admiring the splendid palaces and ending up at the Cathedral where you can visit the splendid interior including the majestic airy library in Duomo - Libreria Piccolomini.
The private guided tour will conclude in the Piazza del Campo, one of the most beautiful in the world, where you will find the Palazzo del Comune (exterior). Free time for lunch (not included). [readmore]
From Siena, your private driver will bring you through a panoramic road where to admire the vineyards and olive groves in the heart of the Chianti territory. Along the way, you could also admire the anciently fortified hamlet of Monteriggioni, a small jewel built during the thirteenth century and embraced by its still intact walls.
You reach then San Gimignano, another beautiful town, UNESCO world heritage, where you‘ll be given free time to visit the medieval town planning with the numerous and beautiful towers hence the name "Manhattan of the Middle Ages".
Left San Gimignano you will reach a typical small-scale production winery located in the heart of the Chianti Classico area. Here, after a short walk in the ancient vineyards (where grapes are still handpicked by the passionate owner), you will visit the suggestive baroque room and taste 4 fantastic wines, sampling also locally produced zero miles food.
On the way back to Florence, you will stop in San Donato in Poggio, an ancient settlement in a fortified castle dating back to the eleventh century, which maintains part of its walls and a stunning Romanesque parish church.Read more
It is recommended that participants wear comfortable shoes
The driver speaks English and Italian
On Sundays and National Holidays, the Cathedral is closed to the public; it is replaced with the Basilica of San Domenico
Please contact this number 0039055210612 to confirm 48 hours prior to tour departure. Meeting point: you will meet your driver at your hotel if centrally located
Skipping security check is not possible, due to safety reasons
Private Car for: 1 to 3 people; private Minivan for 4 -8 people