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Extraordinary winery and luncheon experience

Fabulous place to visit that provides a magical setting in Chianti while tasting delicious wines... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
Pat F
Picture-perfect Tuscan hilltown

No boutiques, no tourist mementos, just beautiful old stone buildings and roses everywhere. Plus... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2018
Marion T
Newburyport, Massachusetts
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The wines produced on the estate of Volpaia are among the best in the Chianti Classico area, and the cellars are well worth a visit.
Piazza della Cisterna | Loc. Volpaia, 53017, Radda in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 738066
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Volpaia is a beautiful little city, and their website was inviting. But when we finally got there, we could not leave fast enough. We came to buy the olive oil, and there is a small shop at the main square. But when we finally managed...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2018

Fabulous place to visit that provides a magical setting in Chianti while tasting delicious wines. We buy this wine for friends at home, as a reminder of the fabulous day we had sipping wine and lunching in a tranquil setting.

Thank Pat F
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

No boutiques, no tourist mementos, just beautiful old stone buildings and roses everywhere. Plus several enticing restaurants with great views.

Thank Marion T
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

I am looking all the times for hidden gems in Chianti to send my clients and friends. I choose places where the quality is exceptional and where the staff is friendly. Unfortunately this place is not for me and will not return. Try to avoid...More

1  Thank EricFlorence
Agriturismo V, Responsible of welcome at Castello di Volpaia, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

I am very sorry for your unfriendly welcome to Volpaia. To help the next visitor please let me know where you received such a bad experience, this will help us very much. Please trust us and come back again. Castello di Volpaia

Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited Castello di Volpaia on the recommendation of the owner of the place we were staying in Tuscany. I emailed ahead and booked a tour and tasting. They got back to me right away. The tour was really interesting and the...More

1  Thank Bill B
Reviewed November 28, 2017

A quite wonderful winery in an idyllic Tuscan hilltop village. The winery has evolved within a whole range of buildings within the village and takes full advantage of the sloped terrain. An excellent tasting paired with excellent fare made this an ideal end to our...More

Thank David M
Reviewed November 11, 2017

Six or seven years ago, we came to Castello di Volpaia and took the cooking class with Giovanna Stianti, the owner of the town. It was so much fun. This year, we were in Tuscany vacationing with family and there were 13 of us. We...More

2  Thank collinstw
Reviewed November 1, 2017

The winery operates within the walls of the 11th century Castello di Volpaia, a fortified village of medieval origin. A visit here is like a step back into another time! Volpaia is located just 15 minutes north of Radda in the Chianti region, up winding...More

2  Thank Linda Y
Reviewed September 13, 2017

We voted this winery in Radda. I was not well advertised and we would not have learned of it without asking at our hotel. This winery is a little hard to dine but well worth the drive. You must book ahead for a tour. Had...More

1  Thank BrendaM64795
Reviewed July 24, 2017

It's a bit of a trek up into the hills above Radda (nothing wrong with that) but to then get there and be told: You have to book You can only book on the phone (Monday to Friday) As a couple you'll only get on...More

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