Panzano is a small and charming Tuscan hilltop town located in the heart of the Chianti Classico area about halfway between Florence and Siena. It still has some of it medieval characteristics although most of the town was damaged during the numerous battle between Florence and Siena. Now it is a pretty town to visit with fantastic views due to it's position.
The toursit office website has plenty of useful information www.panzanoinchianti.it
Essential Panzano Information
Things to do
Sagra delle frittelle
Frittelle are a local delicacy of deep fried rice balls covered with sugar. They're typical of San Giuseppe. The sagra takes place in the village Montefioralle, not far from Panzano, on the Sunday following San Giuseppe in March.
There is a small coop supermarket located below the old centre
A good family run restaurant with lovely terrace. Don't miss out on the home made pasta dishes.Read more
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