Siena: Educational Wine Tour & Tasting

Siena: Educational Wine Tour & Tasting

From US$ 79.20 per person

This Educational Wine Tour and Tasting 'Vine, Wine and Life' is a 3-hour tour held in an organic winery in Siena. Learn about the different stages of wine making through the seasons and enjoy tastings and a light lunch.

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Duration 3 hours
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English, Italian

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the organic winery in the gorgeous Tuscan hills, 2 kilometers from the center of Siena
  • Visit the vineyards and learn about the agronomic cycle of the organic grapes
  • Learn the concepts for quality organic winemaking in a cellar
  • Enjoy the sensorial wine tasting and sample 4 the organic wines
  • Enjoy a light lunch combining wine and local fresh food
Full description
The Educational Wine Tour & Tasting  “Vine, Wine and Life” starts with a visit to organic vineyards where you'll go through all the main steps of the agronomic, phenolic and organic cycle, in order to understand the complexity of the “vineyard” ecosystem and of an agriculture with low environmental impact. In the historical cellar, you'll discover the chemical-physical and microbiological processes that make a quality production. You will taste the wines in a sensorial tasting room to grasp the organoleptic complexity and have a better understanding of them. The visit will end up with a light-lunch to experience the emotions the right combination of food/wine can offer your palate and spirit. All the different chapters will be discussed directly in the vineyards, cellar and tasting room in a very simple way, in order to easily understand even the most apparently complicated concepts. 
Includes
  • Guided visit to the organic vineyards
  • Guided visit to the cellars where the wines are produced and developed
  • Sensory wine tasting of 4 of our organic wines, all typical of the area
  • Light lunch with fresh seasonal Tuscan spezialities
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All required protective equipment is provided
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Azienda Agricola La Lastra, Strada della Befana 2/A 53100 Siena

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    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 56 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      5/5
    • Value for money
      4.7/5
    • Service
      4.8/5
    • Organization
      4.8/5

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    It was a great learning experience for Jasmin and I. This is a great experience for beginners or for those who need a refresher at a very beautiful vineyard within Siena. Our host was very witty and funny while being informative about all things wine. I highly recommend this tour!

    September 1, 2021

    Wonderful experience! The winery is just beautiful, the view from the vineyard breathtaking. Christian is very knowledgeable and kind and the wine is superb. The lunch was so much more than expected. The best pasta I’ve ever had! I cannot recommend this tour highly enough! My only advice for those who take the tour - hire a taxi from Siena so you can drink the wine!

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    July 17, 2021

    Fun and Beautiful

    This was a great time! The tour and tour guide was great and very informative. The wine tasting was so much fun and was delicious. The light lunch was tasty. The size of the group (12) people was perfect. Views from the vineyard were breathtaking. Would definitely do again if we come back to Siena. Siena itself is beautiful and not super crowded.

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    October 9, 2019

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    Product ID: 98769