Discover Chianti from our luxury hotel
Rolling countryside stretches between the historic gems of Florence and Siena, a land of vineyards, wild woods, and hills topped with medieval walled towns, this is Chianti.
Touring around Chianti is a peaceful pleasure, with undulating hills, ribbed with vines and neat rows of olive trees. There are surprisingly dense woodlands, home to wild boar and porcupines. Visiting the nearby hill towns you will discover each has its own distinct character.
Greve in Chianti has a Saturday market in its unusual triangular piazza, and the famous Chianti Classico wine festival in September, when the first press flows freely.
Panzano is home to the most famous butcher in Tuscany, Dario Cecchini equally renowned for his poetry, his restaurants are the place to taste a real Fiorentina T-bone steak.
A prosperous and attractive hill town, Radda in Chianti was the once the powerful capital of Chianti. Castellina in Chianti’s highlight is Via delle Volte, an ancient underground passageway lined with boutiques.