Camping in Chianti: wine itineraries between art and nature
5 suggested campsites
At the heart of the Tuscan food and wine tradition, Chianti is a magical place, ideal for those looking for a camping holiday in touch with nature, without giving up culture and taste. To immerse yourself in Tuscany's Renaissance atmosphere, start in its cities of art: you will find campgrounds and villages ready to welcome you with open arms in the area between Florence and Siena!
The Road of Wine, Oil and Flavours of Classic Chianti, that in ancient times connected these two cities, snakes through rolling hills dotted with vineyards, olive groves and sunflower fields, ancient medieval villages nestled between large walls, winding streets, castles and mountaintop fortresses. Following the path of the SS222 from Florence, you can discover the medieval towns of Greve, Panzano, Gaiole, Radda, Castellina and Castelnuovo Berardenga.
In the province of Siena, on the other hand, there are two of the most popular destinations for international tourists:
San Gimignano, a small fortified village with its 14 medieval towers still intact, and Montalcino, renowned for the production of its Brunello red wine.Do you want to organise a Chianti Wine Tour? You could do it on your own by contacting producers and wineries directly, or you can rely on professional operators in the fields of tasting and food and wine tours.
Festivals, cultural events, food and wine, art: in the summer, the countryside surrounding the villages of Chianti comes alive and offers a truly unforgettable experience. Whether it's a romantic weekend with your partner, a week of family relaxation or a bike trip with friends, every opportunity is a good one for visiting Chianti and its beautiful campgrounds!
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