Bacchus in Tuscany

Private Vacation - 3 Days 3 Nights
Price per adult from/per person 1.450

Description

Learn how the famous tuscan wines are made and the philosophy behind them directly off the producers and owners of vineyards that creat some of the finest wines of the area. Witness the fervent passion put into the farming of the vine and its land. Visit historical hill towns and medieval castles and enjoy the canvas of picture perfect Tuscany.

To complete your vacation, and because Tuscans believe that wine must always be served with food, every day of your sensory vacation is accompanied by Tuscany’s other big star, the rich cuisine! Enjoy lunches on farms and at some typical restaurants and pair the fabulous wines with the tasty cuisine.

  • Visit wineries in all the main wine regions of Tuscany and try traditional and modern wines

  • Enjoy lunches with the producers at the wineries and tour a famous and modern Bolgheri winery

  • Spend your evenings at a countryside resort or in Siena's historical centre close to restaurants


This vacation will start with a
minimum of 2 participants and needs to be booked 1 month in advance, we will contact you in case of modifications required due to availability and/or location/type of accommodation.

Pricing for groups larger than 2 will need to be quoted sepatarely.

The itinerary may change a little according to availability but will maintain the same general imprint.


Day 1

Vernaccia & Chianti Wine Tour

Vernaccia Whites and Chianti Classico
Highlights:
  • Visit the Hill town of San Gimignano and the Fortress of Monteriggioni
  • Enjoy a fresh lunch at farm with Vernaccia wines
  • Tour cellars and taste several Chianti Classico wines
  • Company of an expert English speaking Wine tour Guide
Visit the medieval hill town of San Gimignano and the fortress of Monteriggioni. Savour a seasonal lunch at family run farm and taste the areas Vernaccia white wine. Tour cellars at a Chianti winery and enjoy tastings of the famous Chianti Classico red wine.

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Day 2

Nobile & Brunello Wine Tour

Sangiovese at its finest
Highlights:
  • Visit historical cellars in Montepulciano and sample many different Nobile wines
  • Savour a full lunch at Family-run Brunello winery
  • Spend leisure time in the Hill town of Montalcino
  • Tour wine cellars and learn about wine making processes
Visit the proud old town of Montepulciano and sample a selection of its Nobile wines. Enjoy the stunning landscapes of the val d’Orcia on the way to a family-run Estate to enjoy a full traditional Tuscan lunch. Take in the sights and smells of Montalcino and experience an in-depth tour of a winery from the vineyards to the cellars before savouring a full tasting of Brunello and other premium wines.

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Day 3

Supertuscan Wine Tour

Highlights:
  • Visit to a famous Bolgheri winery with wine tasting
  • Tour a less know Supertuscan producer
  • Enjoy leisure time in medieval hamlets and towns
  • Taste some of the finest Red Wines in the world
Visit the famed Bolgheri wine region, birthplace of the Bordeaux style Supertuscans, tour innovative wineries and their cellars and taste some of the world’s finest red wines.
Spend time in medieval hamlets and towns all the while enjoying the views and flavours that the Tuscan coast offers.

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The vacation includes

  • 3 nights at winery resort near Siena or palace in city centre (4 Star)
  • 2 Chianti Classico winery visits with tastings
  • 1 Vernaccia di San Gimignano winery visit with tastings
  • 1 Nobile di Montepulciano winery visit with tastings
  • 2 Brunello winery visits with tastings
  • 1 Bolgheri Supertuscans wine tour and tasting
  • 1 Maremma Supertuscans winery visit and tasting
  • 2 full lunches at farm/winery
  • Private transportation in air conditioned vehicle
  • English speaking driver/guide

Not included

  • Dinners
  • Lunch on third day (Supertuscans)
  • Transfer to Accommodation on first day (can be requested as extra)
  • Gratuities

Personalize your itinerary

Hotels

For all Vacations it is possible to change the budget range of your accommodation. You can either decide to increment the budget to include nights at 4 or 5 star Hotels and Resorts, or if you prefer to save on accommodation you may also decrease the budget to include more affordable B&B’s or Hostels.

You may also personalize your itinerary to include different locations for your accommodations for example, choose to stay in the countryside or self catered apartment, or split the nights between different hotels and accommodation types and locations.

Duration

The Vacations offered are just indications of a packaged tour, all packages can be customized to your specific needs ad can be either made to include more nights and additional activities or shortened to your liking.

If you are not planning on touring every day but plan to have some days off in your itinerary and would like for us to hold your hotel reservation for extra nights after your package with us or are arriving earlier and require accommodation you may lengthen or shorten you nights at chosen hotels to your requirements.

Start - End destination

Say for instance that you are going to be travelling from Florence to Rome, but would like to spend a few days in Tuscany on the way. You can change your private tours to transfer/tours that have different pick up and drop off locations.

If you have chosen a itinerary that is comprised mostly of shared tours with set start and end destinations, you may like to consider including private transfers between destinations to pick you up on arrival or transfer you to your next destination.