Chianti wine area
Chianti is one of the most famous wine in Italy and abroad. It’s production area is very charming and has an amazing environmental value. Chianti wine area is located between the cities of Florence, Siena and Arezzo. Here the nature has done its best, is probably the most beautiful locality of Tuscan countryside.
The area is characterized by gentle hills not higher then 900 m. This peculiarity lets you enjoy the view all over the Chianti region without obstacles. Is really a great panorama, so charming and breathtaking. The hills are covered by vineyards and olive groves that give birth to the internationally famous wine and oil. The view is amazing in every season, not just in the summer when the sun shine on the territory almost all day long.
In the Chianti wine area there are only small villages dating back to the Roman times or to the Middle Ages. The main ones are Radda, Castellina and Greve. These towns are mostly dedicated to agriculture. Visit them allows you to enjoy the life rhythm of the Tuscan countryside: quiet and peaceful. It can also be the occasion to participate in tasting experience of wine, oil and other local products such as bread, cold cuts, cheese.
There are a lot of wineries, wine company, wine shops where is possible to purchase local wine and even taste it with the help of an expert. You can participate to cooking lessons, learning how to use Chianti wine in the traditional recipes, or visit a wine company, its vineyards and the places where wine is actually produced. These are beautiful experiences to enjoy in groups or with your partner.