The beautiful main square, flanked by porticoes and terraces has in the center the statue of Giovanni da Verrazzano the famous navigator, born in the area.
We will stop at one of the many famous wineries where you will have a wine tasting of the prestigious Chianti wine, produced and bottled here and distinguished by the trademark of the black rooster.
Full day Tour – You have a choice for this day trip to do either 2 wine tastings or one tasting and then visit San Gimignano.
The first wine tasting of the day is at one of Chianti’s most well known vineyards, which is actually an ancient castle. You will take a full tour of the cantinas and then have The full tour will drive you through one of the largest villages in Chianti, set in a magnificent position (500 m. above sea level) in a very attractive setting of vines and olives, to Castellina, an ancient Etruscan settlements and later a fortified outpost against Siena and to Radda, on the border between Firenze and Siena, a lovely village with a well preserved medieval structure.