The five things you must do if you are in the Chianti Classico area

The five things you must do if you are in the Chianti Classico area

How can you leave behind the hectic pace of the city.
That chaos that pervades us every day because of work, commitments, unexpected events and in general our daily life?

Well, the best solution surely is to immerse yourself in nature in unspoiled landscapes and relax.

It seems much easier said than done.

So why not treat yourself to an experience to be able to enjoy this break to the fullest?

Here are the 5 best things to do during a getaway in Chianti Classico

1- Walk in the Medieval Villages

If there is one thing that Chianti Classico offers, it is the abundance of extremely characteristic medieval villages. Certainly one of the most particular is Montefioralle in the area of Greve in Chianti.
But also towns like Radda in Chianti have a timeless charm that will surprise you and make you fall in love. In addition, both villages in question offer a wide selection of places where you can enjoy unique wine tastings.

2- Rediscover the pleasure of spas.

In vogue during the period of the Roman Empire, the spa was the “almost” universal remedy for the ills of body and mind.
Surely they are the perfect idea to break the routine and give us the relaxation we deserve.
One of the areas that has always offered us a wide choice of thermal baths is Mount Amiata.
Ancient volcano that has given birth to numerous natural springs. Loved also by the Etruscans, these areas represent a great opportunity to live moments in full contact with nature.

3- Did someone say sport?

We could not miss in this article the perfect solution for all those who love sports!
These areas offer endless opportunities. From trekking to mountain biking, up to horseback riding.
In the area of Greve in Chianti is in fact possible to find many possibilities when it comes to tours on horseback unique routes that will make you see the Chianti from a different perspective.

4- The Coast

Let’s face it the Tuscan coastal areas have always exerted an undisputed charm on anyone.

Tuscany is not only hills and open countryside. There are in fact suggestive beaches such as Cala Violina or Cala Martina that are the perfect compromise especially if you want to have a romantic getaway.

At that point you just have to uncork a bottle of Vernaccia or Trebbiano (the most popular white wines in Tuscany) and enjoy the panorama and the sound of the waves.

5- Food and Wine- Sangiovese and Bistecca Fiorentina.

The undisputed King and Queen of Tuscan tables are obviously Sangiovese and Fiorentina. 
If you love food and wine, Tuscany is obviously the place for you.
You can enjoy this typical dish and sip a fantastic Sangiovese with crispy tannins but at the same time elegant and that will be the perfect accompaniment for a perfect evening.


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