Around Brunello (10 Hours )

Florence, Italy

Tour Features


  • Food & Wine



Recommended Ages

All Ages

Activity Level

Easy • Wheelchair Accessible


Discover Montalcino - the wine world's favorite town

Presenting Florencetown's Grand Tour of Brunello: The richest and most complete trip ever created to learn about the most famous cellars in Montalcino.Taste the wines that wrote the history of Brunello. For both seasoned wine connoisseurs and amateur wine lovers.During this private tour you'll travel through the scenic wine country of Chianti Classico.This drive will give you a glimpse of the essential, photogenic Tuscany.Venturing further south, enjoy a private VIP visit to a Brunello producer at a prestigious estate. Enjoy a stroll through the entire vineyard and arrive at the barrel caves where you will enxplore wine production techniques: fermentation, maturation,aging and so on.Taste a selection of Brunello "riservas", Rosso di Montalcino, Brunello di Montalcino, which has become one of the DOCG wines avidly hunted by wine collectors for its depth of flavor and delicious tannins that give it the potential to age fo decades.Enjoy lunch at the charming Banfi Castle.In the Afternoon, we will visit a second winery that adheres ti the strict guidelines imposed by the region but differs in style and methods of production from the first visit. Compare and constrast the characteristics of the two wineries, reflecting the unique strategies and personalities of the wine makers.

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Great Service

By: Mel

Reviewed on: 08 Oct 2015

We the guides and drivers were on-time , extremely courteous and knowledgeable.
Travel Advisor:  Susan Ward

FlorenceTown did an excellent job!

By: BobandLacey

Reviewed on: 23 Jul 2016

Our travel agent used Florencetown to arrange a city tour, museum tours, and a day trip to Vinci. In every case the personnel were quite professional, spoke very good English, and the guides were quite knowledgeable of both art and history. Kudos especially to Mario, who arranged the individual excursions, who was always available even after normal business hours, and who even brought us a sack of fresh cherries which he had picked the day before. Florence town had several other excursions and experiences which I might try on our next trip to Florence, and I'm sure that they could arrange customized experiences if we asked.
Travel Advisor:  Claudia Austin

Outstanding service

By: Dave23

Reviewed on: 05 Aug 2016

When using a tour service, the experience always boils down to the individual tour guide. We were lucky enough to have Vanessa as our Florence tour guide for 2 days. She was energetic and passionate about her hometown. We were a group of 11 (including 4 teenagers) and she kept all of us engaged for the entire time she was with us! Because we were on a private tour, we were able to have Vanessa show us sights not on the normal tour gelato in Florence, local markets and local food tasting, best places to but leather, etc. Of course, we also visited the must sees (Accademia, Uffizi, Duomo, etc) and loved all that we learned. Thank you Venessa for showing us your city!!
Travel Advisor:  Jane Braun

Chianti wine tour

By: Chianti wine tour

Reviewed on: 06 Apr 2017

Very good. The guide, Mattel, spoke English very well and was knowledgeable
Travel Advisor:  Patty Perry

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By: pk

Reviewed on: 20 Sep 2017

She was so cute and knowledgeable of the city. You could tell she really loves her job. She was very personable also. She spoke many languages and English without a accent. At the end we wanted to bring her home with us. She has never been to America.
Travel Advisor:  Heather Loss


By: Campbells

Reviewed on: 23 Oct 2017

Florencetown was very creative and accommodating to meet our requests. Their guides, and tours were extremely enjoyable. They were a great help in making our time in Tuscany memorable, enjoyable. Everything they set up for us was fantastic.
Travel Advisor:  Shameeron Paur

Bus Tours from Florence


Reviewed on: 05 Nov 2017

We enjoyed both the Chianti and Tuscany tours -- very informative, beautiful scenery, terrific food and wines.
Travel Advisor:  Linda Terrill


By: RC

Reviewed on: 15 Mar 2018

We really had a great trip. Accomodations were extremely nice and comfortable. The tour guides we worked with were friendly and very committed to ensuring we were satisfied with our experience. We learned a lot and our trip was more enjoyable than had we planned ourselves.
Travel Advisor:  Nora Winsberg