Classic Chianti Short Break

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Classic Chianti Short Break

  • A short break in Tuscany walking classic Chianti wine routes
  • Row upon row of vineyards, olive groves and cypresses
  • Sample the rich velvety red and world-class wines of Chianti
  • Hike into the glorious medieval city of Siena, a Gothic open-air museum
  • Hand-picked very comfortable accommodations in remarkable locations
On this short break walking adventure in Tuscany discover the unforgettable and classic landscapes of the Chianti wine region. Known as Tuscany’s “third” city, after Florence and Siena, Chianti is formed of castles, fortresses, Romanesque Churches, olive groves and row upon row of vines, interspersed with pretty wooded valleys. You will walk from village to village, finishing in Siena, whose ancient centre, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This alluring region has been producing world-famous velvety red wines since the 13th century and there will be plenty of opportunities during your walks to visit local vineyards and to enjoy some wine-tasting.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Radda in Chianti and overnight Day 2 Walk to Gaiole in Chianti via Vertine 9 miles / 14 km Day 3 Walk from Gaiole to Lecchi in Chianti 6 miles / 10 km Day 4 Transfer to Pievasciata or San Sano; walk to Siena 10 miles / 15 km Day 5 Onward travel from Siena
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 13kg per person per day, meaning it’s one of our greenest trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 13kg is equivalent to 4 cheeseburgers.

Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment.

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