Montalcino is a charming medieval town protected by walls
, and it’s also home to the famous Brunello wine. You will be captured by the beauty of its city centre with narrow alleys, taverns and handmade craft shops. Born as a defensive castle, Montalcino is located on a high hilltop, from where it dominates the Senese
territory, offering its visitors some breathtaking views over the Tuscan Countryside
Places of interest
Brunello di Montalcino Wine
The views from the castle
Handmade craft shops in the citadel
Jazz & Wine festival
Where to stay in Montalcino
If you’re staying in Montalcino, we recommend you to choose a hotel in the Tuscan countryside. Staying at a country house or a historic boutique hotel you will have the chance to experience the magic atmosphere of these valleys. Rely on our experts, to choose your hotel in Montalcino or in the surrounding countryside.
What is the best time of year to visit Montacino?
Nestled on a hilltop dominating the Val d’Orcia, Montalcino offers stunning panoramic views all year round, even though this spectacle is probably at its best during the Spring time, definitely the best time to be in Tuscany.