Essential Montalcino Information
Things to do
Montalcino is an ancient hill-top town with fantastic views across the Asso, Ombrone and Arbia valleys below. Famous for the Brunello wine, Montalcino and its ancient walls are firmly on the tourist map of Tuscany.Read more
SHOPPING Food Stores There is a main COOP supermarket in Via S. Antonio. Other smaller grocery stores can be found throughout Montalcino. These are normally open Monday – Friday from 9am - 1pm and 4pm – 7pm. Saturday 10am – 1pm Market A small ‘local’ market is held here every Friday. Chemists Main chemists can be found in Corso Mateotti Giacomo and Piazza del Popolo Banks There are various banks in Montalcino with cash dispensers that accept credit cards. Tourist Information Office A local tourist information office can be found in Via Costa del Municipio. Ph: +39 0577 849331. Here you can find local maps, public transport information, information about local vineyards, trekking and biking trails and guided walks. Various posters and pamphlets are also provided. Tickets for local concerts and theatre shows can also be bought here. During the summer months (April – Oct) it is open every day from 10am – 1pm and 2pm – 5.50pm During the winter months (November – March) it’s open from 10am – 1pm and 2pm – 5.50pm. Closed on MondayRead more
Ristorante Pizzeria Il Grifo 18, v. Mazzini 53024 Montalcino (SI) Tel: +39 0577 847070Read more
Experience an official tuscany tour with
Tuscan Dinner with Traditional Live Italian Music
Just for once spoil yourself and enjoy the unique experience of having a special dinner in a special place. Not far from the city center is a charming and chic restaurant with a breathtaking view. The carefully selected wine that accompanies a delicious dinner will be served with the sounds of a live Italian orchestra. The evening ends with a romantic moonlit panorama of Florence from Piazzale Michaelangelo. Make this a meal and a night to remember.from 71,61 US Dollar
Small-Group Luxury Food Tour of Truffle and Oil with a Gourmet Dinner
Are you a gourmet? Like to discover the wonders of Italian excellence? Then this tour is for you. Strolling among the most beautiful streets of Florence, you'll get to order truffles, foie gras, outstanding extra virgin olive oil accompanied by Chianti, and prosecco reserves Antinori. The surprise will be at the end, when your personal chef will open her house to delight you with a gourmet dinner of truffle, olive oil and lots of good wine.from 179,01 US Dollar
Eco Bike Tour Around Lucca with Light Lunch from Florence
Depart from Florence by train, and experience a journey around Lucca and the Fluvial Park of the Serchio River.
This ECO tour has almost 0% impact on the environment: there won't be any transfer by van but just a train to catch and a bike to ride!
Contemporary Art In The Chianti Hills
Transfer A/R from your accomodation in Siena till the Chianti Sculpture Park and the Contemporary Art Village of Pievasciata (Contemporary Art Village). In this little hamlet and its immediate surroundings, nine artworks have been installed both by families and institutions. These installations are visible no matter which direction you come from, Siena, Gaiole in Chianti, Pianella, Vagliagli or Ponte a Bozzone. Entrance to Chianti Sculpture Park, which is spread over a mystical wooded area; it comprises a collection of site-specific sculptures and installations created by artists from all over the world.from 75,52 US Dollar