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The Wandering Foodie

Discover and relish Tuscany's finest wines, its inviting and rustic cuisine as well as the extraordinary local culture and folklore.

Traverse the celebrated wine regions like Bolgheri, Brunello di Montalcino and Chianti Classico, while staying in authentic accommodation like the Torre Mozza Medieval Tower or luxury wine resorts like Borgo San Felice near Siena.

Your hosts are carefully selected local experts and facilitators, all deeply embedded in the local culture and villages; this is the essence of Tuscany.
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Tuscany
6 to 10 people
7 days
Price by request
Discover and relish Tuscany's finest wines, its inviting and rustic cuisine as well as the extraordinary local culture and folklore.

Traverse the celebrated wine regions like Bolgheri, Brunello di Montalcino and Chianti Classico, while staying in authentic accommodation like the Torre Mozza Medieval Tower or luxury wine resorts like Borgo San Felice near Siena.

Your hosts are carefully selected local experts and facilitators, all deeply embedded in the local culture and villages; this is the essence of Tuscany.
This story can be aranged as a standalone experience or we can organize it as part of a longer customized itinerary our team would craft for you. Once selected, the concierge team will work with you to discuss and plan a suitable program as per your requirements

Participants

Group size: 6 to 10 people Family Friendly: Yes, families are welcome though underage guests will not be served alcohol

Timing & Duration

Duration: 7 days

Practical

What to wear: Please be prepared for a wide variety of weather conditions and situations. Rain gear, comfortable and strong walking shoes should be part of your outfit. Dining is casual so no formal wear is required but keep in mind that Italians dress well and so some stylish pieces will be useful What to bring: No special requirements. Don't forget your camera and spare batteries, plugs may not be available

Availability

Frequency: This journey can be operated year round but we highly recommend avoiding winter time.

Small Print

Cancellation: Cancellation penalties may vary depending on time of booking and seasonality, please contact us for details No Show: No refund
Lined by impressive cypress trees (as described by the poet Carducci), the road leads to the land of Sassicaia, Grattamacco and Ornellaia, where "Super Tuscan Wines" were born. More recently, smaller wineries have started producing some of the world's finest wines.
Day 1 Bolgeri & Tuscan Coast
Lined by impressive cypress trees (as described by the poet Carducci), the road leads to the land of Sassicaia, Grattamacco and Ornellaia, where "Super Tuscan Wines" were born. More recently, smaller wineries have started producing some of the world's finest wines.
Recommended Stay Relais Torre Mozza
The Ornellaia Estate was created in 1981 and is located near the picturesque village of Bolgheri, on the unspoilt Tuscan coast. The uniqueness of the area was epitomized by the famous poet Giosuè Carducci who gave eternal fame to the monumental Cypress Avenue leading up to Bolgheri. The coastal plain is a natural refuge to numerous migratory birds and other protected species.
Day 2 Bolgheri Wine Area
The Ornellaia Estate was created in 1981 and is located near the picturesque village of Bolgheri, on the unspoilt Tuscan coast. The uniqueness of the area was epitomized by the famous poet Giosuè Carducci who gave eternal fame to the monumental Cypress Avenue leading up to Bolgheri. The coastal plain is a natural refuge to numerous migratory birds and other protected species.
Recommended Stay Relais Torre Mozza
Visit a small and unassuming winery that specializes in fine organic vintages from an allotment of only 2 hectares (15,000 bottles). Don't be fooled by the size of the estate, these wines possess great personality and top character. Enjoy a rustic and truly local picnic lunch between the olive trees featuring the best local produce like Tuscan ham, crostini and bruschettas, mozarella and much more...
Day 3 Coast & Countryside
Visit a small and unassuming winery that specializes in fine organic vintages from an allotment of only 2 hectares (15,000 bottles). Don't be fooled by the size of the estate, these wines possess great personality and top character. Enjoy a rustic and truly local picnic lunch between the olive trees featuring the best local produce like Tuscan ham, crostini and bruschettas, mozarella and much more...
Recommended Stay Relais Torre Mozza
Suvereto is a classic medieval village whose origins date back to before the year 1000AD. Your insider visit will be organized by a native village resident with all the right connections. Situated on the slopes of the hills overlooking the Costa degli Etruschi, it is a true jewel, rich in history and art, set in the green valley of the River Cornia. Enjoy a private dinner in the host's parental home with 'la mamma' cooking up a feast and your host and wine expert Filippo providing the wines.
Day 4 Suvereto
Suvereto is a classic medieval village whose origins date back to before the year 1000AD. Your insider visit will be organized by a native village resident with all the right connections. Situated on the slopes of the hills overlooking the Costa degli Etruschi, it is a true jewel, rich in history and art, set in the green valley of the River Cornia. Enjoy a private dinner in the host's parental home with 'la mamma' cooking up a feast and your host and wine expert Filippo providing the wines.
Recommended Stay Relais Torre Mozza
Check out of the hotel and we’re off to taste some of the best Brunellos in the world.  These must be aged for 5 years before release and often come to the market much older. They are 100% pure Sangiovese, and there’s a unique terroir influenced by altitude. It’s a spectacular drive up into the hills. We’ll visit two benchmark producers here.
Day 5 Brunello Wine Region
Check out of the hotel and we’re off to taste some of the best Brunellos in the world. These must be aged for 5 years before release and often come to the market much older. They are 100% pure Sangiovese, and there’s a unique terroir influenced by altitude. It’s a spectacular drive up into the hills. We’ll visit two benchmark producers here.
Recommended Stay Castello di Velona
Visit top wineries in the Brunello di Montalcino area, famous for the eponymous and highly coveted wine and perhaps the boldest expression of Sangiovese grapes. We'll also visit the Sant'Antimo Abbey, a former Benedictine monastery home to a small community of priests.
Day 6 Brunello di Montalcino
Visit top wineries in the Brunello di Montalcino area, famous for the eponymous and highly coveted wine and perhaps the boldest expression of Sangiovese grapes. We'll also visit the Sant'Antimo Abbey, a former Benedictine monastery home to a small community of priests.
Recommended Stay Borgo San Felice
Morning relax at the hotel, afternoon leave for the wine adventure in Chianti Classico , private visit to Castello di Ama, Night dinner Siena
Day 7 Chianti Classico - East Siena
Morning relax at the hotel, afternoon leave for the wine adventure in Chianti Classico , private visit to Castello di Ama, Night dinner Siena
Recommended Stay Borgo San Felice

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Tuscan coast land of Super Tuscan Wines, Brunello di Montalcino wine area south of Siena, Chianti Classico wine are east of Siena
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