This was one of the best things i have done in the past 2 weeks in italy and i will absolutely seek out another tour like this one next time i travel. Our guide was amazing - knowledgeable, funny, friendly. A group of 8 is a great size as it feels less like a tour and more like an outing with a group of interesting people. The vineyards were stunning - and the wine was fantastic. The highlight for me was a delicious 4 course lunch with wine in a winemaker's beautiful vineyard/home. All experiences I never would have had without taking this tour.
This was a fantastic tour. Fun, educational, casual. I wondered how a wine tasting tour could take almost a whole day. Easily! We could have taken longer. I highly recommend the tour. Our guide was well versed in wine and it's history in Italy. She was fluent in English, and funny too.
The small group Brunello wine tasting tour was a highlight our recent trip to Italy. Marella, our driver/guide was both informative and fun. Our first stop was the small town of Montalcino, the center of Brunello wine production. We then visited three wineries, a nice sample of sizes and wine making styles and tasted three wines at each one. Marella was very information in describing the wineries and the beautiful Tuscan scenery. We had lunch at the home of one of the winery families and were treated as family guests. A delightful day in Tuscany.
The tour provided a full day with an excellent guide. The wine and food were wonderful.
Absolutely DO this tour if you are in Siena. Our guide, Daniel, picked me up at the hotel and began what was one of the highlights of my stay in Italy. Daniel knew much about the region that is Brunello di Montalcino and with humor and insight created fascinating explanations about the wineries we visited, the regulations about Brunello wine, and the kind, interesting people who run the estates. Oh, and then there is the wine. Yea, if you love a Sangiovese wine, a small-group Brunello di Montalcino trip is definitely the tour for you!
We had a wonderful time. The trip was beyond expectation which involved visits to three winery, at one of which we were served homemade meal. We also visited the town of Montalcino and an abby. The mini-van for transportation was of well condition and the timing of the trip was well managed.
Mare, our guide, was talented and interesting. She showed knowledge, passion and understanding of Tuscany.
We had such a great time on this tour. Marlenna picked us up and took us to a nice variety of wineries. Then, one of the wineries welcomed us into their home for a delicious home cooked meal while we had the wine tasting, which they had the best wine, in my opinion. This was one of our favorite trips, we highly recommend this tour.
Tour was wonderful and the tour gjuide was very informative. Not only were there visits to vineyards, but we also enjoyed side trips along the route.
We loved this wine tour. Daniele our host was awesome and took us around to some great wineries where we learned more about their specialties and what makes them unique. He was very informative and it was an enjoyable day!!! We would certainly recommend this tour to others.
Great tour through the countryside with a sweet, knowledgable guide and some excellent and different wineries. We were only 6 people in the bus our guide, and it felt like a very exclusive experience. Even though the price was very fair.
Also, the light lunch was anything but light. A very positive surprise.
Fantastic. Handsome, affable tour guide gave us lots of education, information and entertainment. The best and worth every penny! What a day--family bonding was great and he managed to give everyone personal attention --the meal at the home was delightful!!! Thanks for making Siena and surrounds one of our favorite memories-You Rock!
Loved the tour! Guide was great - gave a lot of information. We liked the small group - we got to meet some new friends! We would recommend it to a friend.
The tour in Montalcino and the opportunity to taste various wines was amazing. The tour is very organized and our tour guide Elena was great. She is very knowledge about wine and the Tuscany region. The overall tour was outstanding and we highly recommend it.
The winery visits were very welcoming. We felt that the owners and staff went above and beyond to host the guest. So if youre a Brunello wine lover, this tour is a must! Hope you all enjoy it like we did. Cheers!
Our group of 4 2 mid-lifers and 2 young 20s loved this trip. We visited wineries with interesting business models and tasted a variety of wines. Our guide was attentive to people's needs and added to the enjoyment of the trip with his knowledge of wine, the wineries and Tuscany. Overall the pace was good except we would have preferred a little less time at lunch for a little more time in Montalcino or just ending a little earlier. We highly recommend this tour for casual wine enthusiasts who want to taste several wines and take in some of the Tuscan countryside.
Excellent adventure, guide Dannelle was very knowledgeable about the region and the wineries we visited. Lunch at the farmhouse was delicious. I highly recommend this tour!!
Danny was an excellent guide. I would highly recommend this tour.
My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed this tour. The wine was wonderful and the lunch was great! We got to see a beautiful countryside, a beautiful town, and visit some really beautiful vineyards. To top it off, our guide Mariella, was superb! Very knowledgeable and super nice. Highly recommend!
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Milo was fantastic! We had a really great day enjoying the beautiful Tuscan countryside and great wines, a terrific lunch, and Milo's charming commentary. We highly recommend this trip.
This was a great day!!! Everything I'd hoped for, very relaxing. There were 8 total in our group so we got to meet new people. Our guide was wonderful, very knowledgeable about the region, and she took us to great wineries. And the views were spectacular!!! I highly recommend this tour!
Marella is an absolute dynamo.I Learned a lot about the culture and history about the place thanks to her. I thoroughly enjoyed the whole day affair with my group. Brunello di Montalcino trip was a wonderful experience.
A great day. I learned a lot of new things about wine. The lunch was fantastic and the presenters knowledgeable and enthusiastic.
Wonderful tour, wonderful guide, wonderful wineries! It didn't feel rushed at all and we got to try a lot of wine. The guide was very informative and loved chatting about Tuscany, Italy, and Italian culture. We had a great time.
El mejor tour de todos los que he disfrutado hasta el momento. Y es que, de 13 días que pasé en la región de La Toscana, y después de un sinfín de guías y escapadas, este ha sido sin duda alguna unos de los días que mejor me lo he pasado. Os lo recomiendo.