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Chianti Holidays

Chianti is one of the most beautiful places in Italy. The lush green fields, verdant country side, vineyards on the hills, wine cellars, and magnificent landscape of Chianti are most well-known and admired by tourists from across the globe. Hilltop villages, dotted with medieval era buildings and churches, offer an enthralling backdrop to holidays in Chianti. Chianti’s fame as a panoramic tourist destination is as much popular as the much touted Chianti wine.

Discover Picturesque Chianti Villages and Towns

Chianti is located in the picturesque Tuscany region of Italy. The Chianti area extends over both Florence and Siena Provinces and is the most famous tourist attraction after the two provincial capitals. Chianti is appreciated for its unique landscape of extended fields of vineyards and olive groves on green, gentle hills, charming villages and countryside with medieval era characteristic parishes and stone buildings. Photographs of the wonderful Chianti landscape have often become the theme of postcards and calendars distributed across the world. Visitors coming to Chianti lavishly admire the area for its abundant natural charm. Greve Township in Chianti is known for its fresh cheese, rolls, and fruits as well as its unique evening social life.

General Etiquette

Knowing Italian language is an advantage in Chianti, particularly while visiting the countryside. In townships, one can find restaurateurs and shopkeepers speaking English and French. While in Chianti, one needs to keep a track of festival as well as national and public holidays in the region. Most of the stores and restaurants remain closed on such occasions. Local people are very polite and remain in festive mood. In most of Chianti villages, following their unique tradition, people come from their homes and spend the evening merrymaking under the open sky.

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Chianti Holidays

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