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Sovestro in Poggio Winery

Localita Sovestro, 53037 San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 907209
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Ranked #2 of 23 activities in San Gimignano
Owner description: Welcome in our house! Walking distance from San Gimignano, one of the most important towns of Tuscany, during the wine tour you'll discover a part of... more » Owner description: Welcome in our house! Walking distance from San Gimignano, one of the most important towns of Tuscany, during the wine tour you'll discover a part of Tuscany that few people knows. You'll understand how is the countrylife in this part of the world. I won't say what our tour includes or not.....reviews speaks for us!We wait to welcome you, as private or group. Reservation is really appreciated. « less
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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

What a wonderful wine tour!!! Fausto was welcoming and very informative. The price was right, the products sampled (cheeses, salamis,.... and wine of course) were delicious and the overall experience was delightful. The tour lasted about two hours, which is exactly what we were looking for. Highly recommended.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

While planning our visit to Florence, I wanted to take a day to explore a winery near picturesque San Gimignano, but as a graduate student, I also needed to find a wine tour that would be budget savvy. After reading the excellent reviews on Tripadvsor, I decided to contact Sovestro in Poggio Winery. From the very beginning, this Agriturismo did... More

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San Diego, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

We stopped by Sovestro Winery on our last day in San Gimignano! What a wonderful place with superb service! We did not have a reservation for the tour so we sat out on the patio and enjoyed the wine. I loved it so much I am having a case sent home! Stop by, you won't regret it!

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Vernon, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Barbara was the best! It was the most informative wine tasting we have ever had and the prices were so good! We would definitely stay here if we ever come back to Tuscany! Thank you so much!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Had a great tour of the place with Fausto and a fantastic lunch. It is ideally located for a trip in to San Gimignano as well. Recommend it!

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

We found the winery after a morning visiting San Gimignano We chose the option of 3 tastings and a food for 13 euros each. The wines were explained to us beautifully and all were really lovely. The bread, cheese, tomatoes and olives were a perfect accompaniment. We watched a storm approach over the hills and we were accommodated inside as... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Amazing wine tour, especially for the price! My family and I were visiting Siena and I was deadset on making a trip to the Tuscany countryside for a wine tasting and tour. After reaching out to a couple vineyards and looking on trip advisor, I came across Sovestro in Poggio Winery. We made a reservation for 4 with a tour,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Beautiful vineyard with stunning surroundings. We pre-booked the wine tasting with lunch which was excellent value for money. The food was tasty and fresh. The wine was smooth and complimented the food. We purchased all the wines we drank! I think that says it all. A lovely experience whilst visiting Tuscany.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We loved our visit to this lovely winery!! The vineyard tour was very informative, the lunch was delicious, and the wines were fantastic. We stayed in San Gimignano while in Tuscany. Although we had a car, we walked to the winery and had amazing views of San Gimignano from the country road that we walked. When we saw this place... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We came for the lunch and wine tasting and really enjoyed our visit. Fausto was very personable and knowledgable and happy to share his experiences with others. We learned a great deal about making wine. Very interesting. Lunch was excellent as well and we left our car here and walked the 30 minutes to San Gimagnano which was a pretty... More

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