Brunello Wine Experience - Montalcino And Montepulciano

€ 600.00
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The Val d'Orcia or Orcia Valley, is home to the most precious and appreciated Italian wines: the "Brunello di Montalcino", the "Nobile di Montepulciano", the "Rosso D'Orcia" and other superb wines with the DOCG denomination. The area is dotted with many little villages, castles, abbeys and hamlets, each with its own unique story to be discovered by visitor. Among the others, the walled medieval towns of Montalcino, Montepulciano and Pienza are three authentic jewels: scenarios that will fascinate even those who are in this valley mainly for its unforgettable reds.

Meet in the morning your Driver-guide, at your Hotel or Apartment in Florence or Rome (if you are elsewhere in the region, please contact us and ask for a bespoke itinerary!): today you will have a day visit in Val D'Orcia ("Orcia Valley"), starting from the charming village of Montalcino.
Other than being visited for its typical medieval village and its fortress, we can say that the most important reason to get here is the legendary Brunello wine! Today there are about 250 wineries that produce Brunello for a production of about 6.5 million bottles. Brunello of Montalcino is the best-selling high quality wine in Italy and has become the flagship of Tuscan and Italian wines in the world. During the day your driver will get to several wineries to taste the Brunello.

But other than the Brunello, not far from Montalcino you can find Montepulciano, home of the "Montepulciano Noble" Wine. The fields around the town produce a violet-scented, orange-speckled ruby wine called Wine Nobile di Montepulciano - this area has been known since at least the 8th century for its superior wines.

Remember that there is not a standard Itinerary: this will be customized by you together with your Driver-guide, that will do his/her best to suggest and choose the best wineries and spots that suit your tastes. So, just enjoy your day and the wonderful wine and landscape of this land.

Orcia Valley, Montalcino and Brunello wine, Montepulciano, Nobile red wine, Tuscany landscape and medieval villages

English-speaking Driver/guide and Private Vehicle at disposal as per Itinerary
Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Wine tasting, to be paid on the spot (price starting from "free of charge" to 50 Euros and more depending on the type of winery and tasting)
Lunch / meals
Gratuities

9 hours from Florence
10 hours from Rome

This Private Guided Tour can be taken from other cities in the Tuscany region, so contact us to get a customized Itinerary and quotation!

- The duration of this excursion may variate depending on your departure area. When booking this excursion our staff will work with you to choose the right combination that suits your tastes.