A trip out handed in the vastness of the territory of the Chianti, in Tuscany, it is one of that dreams that it accompanies the life of a lot of people. Our region in fact, with its hills, woods, lakes, rivers and seas, is a heaven as an Italian El Dorado. Many are the places to visit in Tuscany, but the famous district of the wine is surely on top of the list. Its olive trees, cypresses and vineyards, which some of them produce the wine more appreciated in the world, are an attraction that in the last years it has taken importance more and more. The search of the peace and the calm is the purpose to visit this great region, with hills extended for around 20 km between Florence and Siena. EnjoyChianti knows deeply the peculiarities of our territory and it has structured an experience to know the history of this magic area and to visit all the best wineries. The wine cellars that we will visit will be the most important one, where still the Chianti Classico, the top one of the Italian wines, is produced respecting the traditions of the aristocratic dynasties of the XIV century. Chianti Classico is a DOCG wine and shows unique peculiarities and characteristics. The Classico wine has to respect specific rules. Its blend is 80% of Sangiovese, the red grape typical of this area, 20% of other grapes which include native grapes such as Canaiolo and Colorino, as well as other international varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Legend has it that in 13th century Florence and Siena decided to use a horse race to end their land dispute over Chianti. The meeting point of two knights, who had left respectively from Florence and Siena when the rooster sang at dawn, would mark the new borders of their territories. The Florentines selected a black rooster and kept it for a few days in a box with no food. On the day of the race, when they took the rooster out of the box, he sang much earlier than dawn. The Florentine knight left before the Senese rider, meeting him only him only 20 km from Siena walls. Since then the black rooster has been the symbol of Chianti. The one day trip realized by EnjoyChianti will departure from Greve in Chianti, the main village between Siena and Florence. The itinerary will be through vineries and olive oil makers doing amazing tastings. After the typical tuscan lunch we will visit Siena, the medieval city. EnjoyChianti offer you an excursion for the whole family, a way to explore and to know our territory and our history. Visit our website and don’t miss the chance to book this great experience.