SopranoVillas’ Chianti villas lie in the eponymous region of Tuscany, which does not have any set boundaries. Generally, people accept it as the area between the cities of Florence and Siena, covering an area about 60 km north to south and 40 km east to west. Famous the world over for its luscious wines, Chianti’s viticulture dates back to approximately the 13th century. Traditionally you might associate Chianti with mass-produced and basic quality wines, served in the customary bottle within a straw basket. This is because of a modernization of the traditional recipe which brought the wines to international audiences.
Beyond the numerous vineyards tours in Chianti, there is a host of other activities for all types of travellers. From cooking classes, to guided walking tours, hot balloon rides, to exploring hilltop town and their festivals, Chianti will impress all who visit. Staying near a local winery is a great base for a week or more of exploring in the area. Our portfolio offers a varied selection of Chianti villas and can fulfill the needs of even the most discerning traveller.
Probably the most visited town in Chianti is Greve in Chianti. It is well-known for its triangular shaped main piazza. Moreover, porticos enclose this famous space, and it has been the home of a market for locals since the middle ages. Just a few kilometers away you’ll find the Church of Santa Maria and also a castle in the town of Panzano. With so many characteristic small villages dotting the Chianti countryside, it is best to hire a car during your stay. This will allow you to discover your new favorite spot for a glass of wine among the ancient narrow streets.
SopranoVillas selection of private Chianti villas offers a wide variety of properties. We have historic mansions, charming cottages, and luxury villas built by the Medicis. Many also boast private swimming pool, tennis courts, and beautiful outdoor living areas. Private Chianti winery accommodations will moreover allow you to experience the area as a local, with full privacy.