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Castello di Albola

Via Pian d'Albola, 31, 53017, Radda in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 738019
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Wonderful winery

Our tour went her for the afternoon and we loved it. The woman who gave the tour had been doing... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Lo R
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East Northport, New York
via mobile
Perfect tour and lunch!

Somewhat fortunate to have met a Zonin boss in a UK Italian restaurant, so had a personal... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
SleepyHead1966
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London, United Kingdom
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Castello di Albola is a delightful place for those who wish to immerse themselves in a unique environment like that of Chianti Classico, for those who want to live in a historical setting and for those who want to taste the great wines of this celebrated estate whilst enjoying the charm of the area. Castello di Albola offers two splendid examples of historic accommodation to make your stay truly unforgettable. Each year at least 25,000 people visit the Castello. From April to November one can visit and taste between 10 a.m. and 6.30 p.m. every day; in the other months visits can be booked in advance. The winery offers guided tours of the historic cellars at 12 noon and 5 p.m., followed by a wine and olive oil tasting conducted by the estate’s hospitality team. The wine shop is open every day between March to early November, from 10.00 am to 6.30 pm, and between November to March it is open from Monday to Friday from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm, with the possibility of weekend visits for small group visits by appointment.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Pian d'Albola, 31, 53017, Radda in Chianti, Italy
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+39 0577 738019

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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Our tour went her for the afternoon and we loved it. The woman who gave the tour had been doing this for many years and it showed. After getting a tour of the place we had a private wine tasting complete with cheese, prosciutto and...More

Thank Lo R
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Somewhat fortunate to have met a Zonin boss in a UK Italian restaurant, so had a personal introduction. Chiara, our guide, was informative, passionate, and entertaining. The setting was gorgeous, the Castello delightful. Lunch was simply perfect. 2 hours, chatting with 3 delightful Zonin staff,...More

Thank SleepyHead1966
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I cant say anything bad about this place. The scenery is beautiful. Mateo, our guide, was so knowledgeable. We did the tour with tasting on a Sunday. It was my wife, 8 year old son, myself and two other people that joined us. Mateo was...More

Thank Jacob W
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Take the combined wine tasting with lunch as you'll regret leaving this beautiful place and view too soon. Great Tuscan food, great wine You'll want to take both home ! Fortunately it's easy to at least take the wine

Thank malcolm f
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I think this is one of the most beautiful vineyards in Chianti region. It is located a bit off the road, up on the hill, but this is why it is so magical here. Professional tour including wine cellars, production line and of course wine...More

Thank smaql
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited here on a quick trip from Gaiole . The drive was just superb The location of the vineyard is high up on one of the hills, and once yo get there has parking for I'd say 20 cars, give or...More

Thank Nigelandsusan
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We did not make any bookings during our trip to Tuscany as we wanted the freedom to make plans as we go and not try to book everything ahead of time. We showed up to this winery after a recommendation from our hotel, and we...More

1  Thank Maria M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This was our favorite vineyard tour and we highly recommend booking it. We had reserved the tour online and they were expecting us. I wouldn't recommend just stopping by and asking for a tour. The young woman who gave us the tour was very knowledgeable...More

Thank ModeenW
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We visited this lovely winery on a gorgeous spring day and we're so amazed! Matteo did our tour and tasting and he was a delight and very knowledgeable about the history of the castle and the vineyards and wines. We were two families with three...More

Thank laurajanehandy
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

13 november (sunday) it was the most scenic drive in our weeklong tuscan stay getting to this winery. it was also one of the most beautiful castellos we had come across. unfortunately, all that buildup went to the can upon encountering the rude lady managing...More

Thank jacktantk
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