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Castello di Brolio

Gaiole in Chianti, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 7301
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US$167.89*
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Small-Group Chianti Wine-Tasting and Castles Trip from Siena
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US$137.91*
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Tuscany Castles Tour with Chianti Wine Tasting
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Since 1141, the Ricasoli family has been making wines from the vineyards surrounding their estate, Brolio Castle, making it the world's oldest winemaking operation under continuous family control.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Gaiole in Chianti, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
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+39 0577 7301
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I visited the Castello di Brolio for a sunset tour – the sunset tour has a private option that grants entry into the tower with all the memorabilia, so it was definitely worth it. The sunset tour is given after hours, so...More

Thank jg325
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The castle is beautiful, and the gardens were really nice to walk through. The view of the Chianti region of Tuscany was the highlight. They have some nice things from the gift shop and there’s a winery down the road, recommend a visit after the...More

Thank Lawrence C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to stop off and look around. Stunning views of Tuscany. Walked the ramparts of the castle capturing beautiful photos along the way. At the end of it we took part in some wine tasting and purchased not only wine but...More

Thank brett b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An experience you should not miss if you are in Chianti. Lovely old castle that is still in use. Take a tour and enjoy the antiquities

Thank lovliladi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely walk along the ramparts of the castle. The views are magnificent. As the castle is lived in by the family only the chapel can be visited inside. The ticket price includes one free glass of wine at the owners winery. Be aware...More

Thank bobrooke
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Unreal view of the surrounding countryside. Very good restaurant. Fun wine tasting. The whole region is owned by the Riscoli family

Thank Jack G
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this castle! The entry fee also includes wine tasting at their wine room down the road. The views and castle are amazing! There is parking limited parking at the top which is not listed at the parking lot at the bottom. I suggest...More

Thank bhanna23
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Where to start? Fantastic guided historical tour of a most impressive castle. The guide (Camille) very friendly, and oh so knowledgeable regarding the history of the location, the Ricasoli family and intimate life of Bettino Ricasoli. We toured the castle grounds and gardens, the Chapel...More

Thank runbyfusion
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The views from walking around the top of the walls were breathtaking. The gardens were also wonderful to look at. The sense of history while visiting made you appreciate life has been going in that castle for hundreds of years. The set-up for the wine...More

Thank rowandbruce
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We happened by, after eating in the Osteria del Castello Agriturismo. At 3:00 there was parking at the top, a really steep climb, through a pine forest. Paid 8 Euro each. The views from the castle walls over Tuscany are fine - we're told you...More

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Jhosselini C
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Response from Roberto_Zanotti | Reviewed this property |
Let me tell you that it would be a great idea! The castle and tour is a view inside the Italian XIX century when Baron Ricasoli became Prime Minister of the Younger Italy. But the dinner is able to satisfy your material... More
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ShannonD962
3 September 2015|
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Response from jeremypetty1 | Reviewed this property |
We were not shown this during our July tour. You should ask their customer representative.
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Addie M
17 February 2015|
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Response from Brian M | Reviewed this property |
I write a review about a castle in Tuscany, and you want me to tell you what it "costs" to visit someplace in ROME? Get serious. You need to learn about a little think called "Google".
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