Montepulciano Wine Tour

Montepulciano, Chianciano, Siena

Departures from Firenze, Siena, Pisa, Livorno

Montepulciano cellar, Cantina De' Ricci and Cantina Nottola, wine tasting, olive oil extravirgin tasting

8/9 hours

Montepulciano Nobile DOCG wine tour description

SELECT WINERIES: "Cantina De'Ricci", "Cantina Nottola".

The tour is developed starting from the major cities of Tuscany.
In this type of tour we have the opportunity to visit two farms producing the famous Nobile Montepulciano DOCG wine in the area of Montepulciano, in Val D’orcia and Val di Chiana countryside (Siena), where we will view the winery and wine tasting with samples in the first (before to arrive in the second winery, you can visit the small Town of Montepulciano ) and in the second light lunch.
The visit to the second winery is a journey through time and history: here there is the very essence of the sweet land of Tuscany, the wine, which already cared, worshiped and consumed in joy and in joy, with passion and tenacity of our distant ancestors, the Etruscans, a few centuries before the Christian era.
The "De 'Ricci winery" is a wonderful place and unique in His genere , where inside, we can admire a fantastic intact Etruscan cave, entirely preservated, dated IV century B.C.
The monumental Cantina de' Ricci is One of the oldest and most beautiful wine cellars in the world.
The cellars guided tour winds through the various processing areas and storage of products, from the cellar with oak barrels, the underground cellar, until arriving to the area of aging and the current winery.
Along the way many machinery no longer in use evidenced by the old methods of bottling, filtering, labeling and capping.
Every object has a story to tell that will take voice thanks to the intervention of the guide.
Tour Information:
During transfers will be a brief stop at strategic points in order to take some shots of the magnificent typical Tuscan hills.
Very important it is to know that the two are strictly winery both organic and possibility of being able to eat even Gluten free foods.

Pisa - Montepulciano 2hr,20 min
Livorno – Montepulciano 2hr,20 min
Firenze – Montalcino 1hr,20 min
Lucca - Montepulciano 2hr
Siena - Montepulciano 50 min

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