San Gimignano & Chianti
Scoprite la bellezza di San Gimignano e la bontà del Chianti
San Gimignano is famous for the “hundred towers” built in the middle ages by the most influential families to show-off their own power, today only 14 of the 70 built are still kept.
The town was built along the Via Francigena, on an important cross road between Siena, Florence and Pisa and for centuries has been rich and powerful.
The traditional products, since ancient times, are ceramics, the Vernaccia wine (the only top quality white wine produced in Tuscany) and saffron.
Chianti is one of the most beautiful areas in Tuscany where the Chianti wines, renowned all over the world, are produced. The unique and breathtaking landscape, with green rolling hills covered by wide vineyards and olive groves, the fascinating small towns, the hamlets and castles and the typical farm-houses makes Chianti a must for your holidays in Tuscany. You will combine 2 hours visit of San Gimignano and 2 wineries in the Chianti Classico.