We travel to Chianti wine region
After 45 minutes on the highway you will see the Chianti Wine Road among the lush and rolling countryside.
Your driver will take you through classic sweet hills, surrounded by vineyards and silvery green olive groves, between farms and castles, farmhouses and cypress trees. There is a spectacle of nnature that changes his colors in every season, and became every day like a postcards.
Start the beginning short stop in an Medieval borgo considered one of the most beautiful hamlets in Italy, at the Castle of Montefioralle, birthplace of Amerigo Vespucci.
Then we will go to winery for a wine tasting in the Chianti valley of gold, named for the value of the vineyards of the valley.
After that we will move to a second farm and visit the winery with explanation of the vineyard and where you can taste the local product. You will taste excellent wines and olive oil right from the source, doing a light lunch.
Now we will go ti visit Greve in Chianti, the "gateway of chianti". Here we are immediately in front of the square with the monument of Giovanni da Verrazzano, a noble commander navigator, famous discovered of Hudson River and the bay where it would built New York. Into the arcades and the typical structure we can find many shops selling local products like a famous butchers called "Falorni" shop where have the cold cuts and excellent cheeses.
We will leave the country in time to get to the ship.
After all that rest into the van that will take you back to the ship and we will be at your ship at 17:00 / 17:30 pm
Note: The wine tastings, the lunch and the visit cellar are extra. It is payable in cash directly to the driver before the beginning of the visit.