Classic Chianti

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Classic Chianti

  • Walk on classic wine routes from Radda in Chianti to Siena
  • Hand-picked accommodations, all in sublime locations
  • In the heart of Chianti, sample the premium, world-class wines
  • Hike into the glorious medieval city of Siena, a Gothic open-air museum
  • Timeless and classic landscapes of vineyards, olive groves and cypresses
Follow Tuscan trails through the unforgettable wine region of Chianti to Siena, whose historic centre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This tour is an intoxicating mix of exceptional experiences as you walk from village to village through this striking region of Chianti. Known as Tuscany’s “third” city, after Florence and Siena, it is formed of castles, fortresses, Romanesque Churches, olive groves and row upon row of vines, interspersed with pretty wooded valleys. 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 Radda in Chianti loop walk via Castelvecchi & Volpaia Vineyards 8 miles / 13 km Day 3 Walk to Gaiole in Chianti via Vertine 9 miles / 14 km Day 4 Gaiole in Chianti loop walk via Badia a Coltibuono Monastery & Riecine Winery 9 miles / 15 km Day 5 Walk from Gaiole to Lecchi in Chianti 6 miles / 10 km Day 6 Transfer to Pievasciata or San Sano; walk to Siena 10 miles / 15 km Day 7 Free day in Siena Day 8 Onward travel from Siena
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 11kg per person per day, meaning it’s one of our greenest trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 11kg is equivalent to 2 Neapolitan margherita pizzas. Buon appetito!.

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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