Scenery of old town of Montalcino in Val d'Orcia
Scenery of old town of Montalcino in Val d'Orcia

VIP Tour - Wine Tasting “Brunello di Montalcino” (FD Tour 8/9 hours)

HIGHLIGHTS: Tour departure points from Florence, Pisa, Livorno, Lucca, or Forte dei Marmi (other Tuscany’s cities on request).

This tour is one of our most enjoyed VIP Wine tasting tours where you’ll have the opportunity to visit two farms producing one the most important wines in the world ‘Brunello’ di Montalcino, produced near the town of Montalcino, Italy in the Province of Siene.

You will also as part of this experience have the opportunity to visit the town of Montalcino itself.

At the farms experience a cellar guided tour that 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 machinery no longer in use evidences the old methods of bottling, filtering, labeling and capping. Every object has a story to tell that will take voice thanks to the knowledge of the guide.

 

TIMETABLE

During your tour your driver will accord you brief stops at strategic points in order to take photos of the magnificent golden Tuscan hills.

9:00 am Meet at your departure city hotel or port dock.

11:00 a.m. (approx) Arrival at the First winery (about 1 hour for visit and wine tasting)

1:00 p.m. Arrival in Montalcino town (visit about 45 min.)

2:00 p.m. (approx) Arrival in the second Winery (light lunch, visit and tasting).

3:30 p.m. (approx) Leave Montalcino area about 3:30 p.m. and return to your departure location.

5:30 p.m. Arrive back at your departure location

 

Please Note: All Tours where the guests want to have a light lunch or a wine tasting on this tour - the prices start from € 12 for wine tasting and € 26 for light lunch for each person (requires reservation some days before (which we are glad to make for you) and payment on the site after the visit directly to the Farm and it is not included in the Tour’s price.

 

    Included:

  • Mecedes class luxury vehicle transportation
  • English-speaking driver/host
  • The offer of general information on each locale
  • Taxes and tolls included
  • The promise of our dedication to provide you with the very best in service!

     

    Not included are:

  • Attraction entrance tickets
  • Lunch/wine tasting and gratuity
  • Archaeological or Professional Tour walking guide fee

 

Information: 

From 1 to 8 passengers travel in a Mercedes class sedan or minivan limo. 
Pricing is based on number in your private tour or tour package and may be modified by seasonal prices. Email us the tour you are interested in and number in your tour and we will provide you our most affordable quote. Once arrangements are settled and with your approval we will send you an invoice for 10% down via paypal then remainder to be collected at the end of the trip.
 
tuscany-tours-excursions.com is a transport service and transport host and is not a travel agency. Our job is to escort you on your visit and provide you with affordable professional transportation to your choice of attractions and destinations and return you to your appointed destination. Our professional English speaking drivers will avail all their knowledge of the locale and suggest and avail you to top local professional guides, wineries, dinning and local services.