Italy: Tuscany

Between San Gimignano and Siena

Chianti Classico, San Gimignano and some Super Tuscans
By Michèle Shah

This Guide was last updated on 30 March 2010
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Ideal One-Day Itinerary Around San Gimignano

Visit 1: Tenute Guicciardini Strozzi
Visit 2: Sono Montenidoli
Lunch: Agriturismo Poggio Alloro

Visit 3: Visit San Gimignano town
Visit 4: La Mormoraia
Dinner: La Mormoraia also for overnight stay


Ideal Two-Day Itinerary in Chianti Classico

Day One

Visit 1: Castello di Volpaia
Visit 2: Coltibuono
Lunch at the Coltibuono restaurant

Visit 3: Castello di Ama – if you make it to the 14.00 visit only Wednesday or Friday, if not and you like ceramics visit ceramiche Rampini.  If you just want to do wine and Castello di Ama is not open for visits got to Castello di Brolio and then to Fontodi which is in Panzano
Visit 4: Castello di Brolio
Dinner: Dario Cecchini – Solociccia in Panzano or the Vescovino and overnight at Villa Sangiovese in Panzano

Day Two

Visit 1: Fattoria Le Corti
Visit 2: Castello di Verrrazzano
Lunch at Castello di Verrazzano

Visit 3: Castello di Vicchiomaggio
Visit 4: Castello d’Albola
Dinner: Relais il Vingale
Overnight accommodation: overnight at Villa Sangiovese in Panzano or Relais il Vignale in Radda in Chianti


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