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Capalbio


Colline Metallifere


la costa Toscana

Crete Senesi

Abbazia di Monte Oliveto Maggiore

Grosseto

Manciano


Montalcino

Monte Amiata

Montepulciano

Prato

Scansano

Siena

          Fonti di Siena

Sorano

Sovana

Val d'Elsa

Val d'orcia

          Montalcino

          Pienza

          Sant'Antimo

          San Quirico d'Orcia

          Radicofani

          Walking in the Val d'Orcia

 

Valle d'Ombrone

 

 

 

 

 

 

 





 
Walking in Tuscany

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Sunset on the southern slopes of Montalcino [2]

 

Toacana ] Galleria di immagini  
     
   
Trekking in Toscana | Anello – Montalcino - Abbazia di Sant’Antimo | Circular walk Montalcino - Abbey of Sant'Antimo

   
   

The property of Podere Santa Pia lies on the hills overlooking the Valle d’Ombrone, a beautiful and miraculously intact valley in Southern Tuscany. From here you may embark on a culinary and cultural journey through southern Tuscany. Montalcino and the Abbey of Sant'Antimo are only 20 minutes from your holiday residence in Tuscany and offer many hiking trails.

Montalcino and the Anello di Sant’Antimo

Two of the best hiking routes in Montalcino are the walk from Montalcino to the Abbey of Sant’Antimo and the Anello Sant’Antimo, a circular walk starting and ending at the abbey. This itinerary starting and ending at the gates of Montalcino is an extended version of the second track. Make time to enjoy a wine tasting in some of the Brunello wineries along the track.


   
   

Circular walk Montalcino - Abbey of Sant'Antimo


 
   

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Anello – Montalcino - Abbazia di Sant’Antimo - 24 km - Circular walk Montalcino - Abbey of Sant'Antimo


starting poinya
: Montalcino
arrival point : Montalcino
Lenghth : 24 chilometri (circa)
Zone : Brunello di Montalcino region
Points ofinterest : Abbey of Sant'Antimo, Castelnuovo dell’Abate. And Montalcino.

 

   

This itinerary starts at the very impressive Fortress of Montalcino. You descend on the southern slopes of Montalcino towards Castelnuovo dell'Abate and the Abbey of Sant'Antimo. You walk along dirt roads, through vineyards and woodlands to the magical beauty of the Abbey of Sant'Antimo.

You are in the midst of some great wineries: the southern slopes of Montalcino comprise some of Brunello’s leading estates such as Poggio di Sotto, Ciacci Piccolomini (Località Molinello) and Uccelliera Di Cortonesi Andrea (45 Localita' Pod. Uccelliera). Along this itinerary, you pass famous wineries such as Poggiolo (2 km), Ventolaio (8,3 km), Uccelliera (11,4 km), Podere Cocco (16,8 km), Podere l’Aiole (17,7 km), Fattoria dei Barbi (19,6 km) and Villa Greppo (21,6 km),

A map with some of the most particular wineries on the southern slopes of Montalcino can be found here. Best restaurants in the Montalcino area can be found here.

Lenght 24 km - ↑ 887 m↓ 885 m
Differenza altimetrica 361 m
In Castelnuovo dell’Abate you can take a bus back to Montalcino. The bus stop is in front of Trattoria Bassomundo.

Scaricare gpx | Download gpx tracks here

 

Brunello di Montalcino

 


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Fortezza di Montalcino, Porta al Cassero

 


Map of the Brunello di Montalcino region | Member companies of the DOCG Brunello di Montalcino

 

Brunello di Montalcino vineyards   Brunello di Montalcino vineti e Monte Amiata   Sangiovese grapes in a vineyard of Montalcino
Some of the most particular estates of the Brunello di Montalcino territory  

Brunello di Montalcino vineti e Monte Amiata

 

 

Sangiovese grapes in a vineyard of Montalcino

 

Casa vacanze Maremma

Our holiday house Podere Santa Pia lies on the hills overlooking the Valle d’Ombrone, a beautiful and almost intact valley in Southern Tuscany.The countryside abounds in lovely walks among woods, olive grioves, vineyards and the characteristic macchia, the shrubland so typical in the Mediterranean region. The splendid 180° views of the valley stretch as far as the Thyrenean Sea and Montecristo.
Podere Santa Pia is an equally good base for wine lovers and it offers a number of opportunities to discover the the ancient winemaking tradition tradition of this area of Tuscany.
Casa Vacanze Podere Santa Pia is located in the heart of the Montecucco wine region. DOC Montecucco borders such prestigious designation as Brunello di Montalcino, Morellino di Scansano, Sant' Antimo and Monteregio di Massa Marittima. Therefore, DOC Montecucco is one of the most promising designations in Italy.


Case vacanza in Toscana | Podere Santa Pia



Podere Santa Pia

Podere Santa Pia

 

Podere Santa Pia

 


Montalcino

 

Montalcino, Panorama  

Castello Banfi, Montalcino

  Walking from Montalcino to Sant'Antimo

Montalcino

 

 

Castello Banfi e vineti

 

 

  Walking from Montalcino to the
Abbey of Sant'Antimo
Pieve Santa Restituta, Montalcino   

Chiesa di San Michele, località Castiglione del Bosco a Montalcino

  Chiesa in Villa a Tolli
Pieve Santa Restituta, Montalcino  

Chiesa di San Michele, località Castiglione del Bosco a Montalcino

 

 
Chiesa in Villa a Tolli

Photo album Abbey of Sant'Antimo

 

     
Abbazia di Sant'Antimo - 08   Abbazia di Sant'Antimo, Il presbiterio visto dal matroneo   L'Abbazia di Sant'Antimo, il crocifisso dell'altare maggiore

L'Abbazia di Sant'Antimo (Montalcino)

 

 

Abbazia di Sant'Antimo - 42 - Il presbiterio visto dal matroneo

 

  L'Abbazia di Sant'Antimo, il crocifisso dell'altare maggiore [1]


[1] Photo by Leo Moser, licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.



Montalcino WALKING TRAILS

The best trials in the Val d'Orcia | Walking from Montalcino to Sant'Antimo

Trekking in Toscana | Anello – Abbazia di Sant’Antimo


The best Val d'Orcia WALKING TRAILS

Walking in the Val d'Orcia | A Walk from Pienza to Cappella di Vitaleta | Spedaletto

Walking in Tuscany | Val d'Orcia

 

 

#travelingintuscany#poderesantapia Abbazia di Sant'Antimo. Il cipresso sembra accarezzare il campanile…

 


[1] Source: www.caivaldarnosuperiore.it
[2] Photo by Dongio, released this work into the public domain.