Castello di Velona

Localita Velona, Montalcino, Tuscany, 53024, Italy | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $479.00
 

Travel Blogs from Montalcino

A Taste of Tuscany

A travel blog entry by elaineandtom

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... pan fried rabbit with olives and roasted potatoes. Dolci was a torte. She paired each course with a different wine from this area. We learned new recipes and techniques that we, (mostly Tom) will be able to make again when we return home.

After our siesta, we walked up the hill from where we are staying into Montalcino. It's a quaint little town with amazing views. Looking forward to exploring more of Tuscany tomorrow.

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Italian Birthday Adventures

A travel blog entry by elaineandtom

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In the morning, after checking out, we drove a few miles down the road to a winery. We had a great tour and learned all about how they grow the grapes and care for them. Probably more information than I wanted to know, but Tom really enjoyed it. We then tasted several of their wines with some local food. I enjoyed this part the best. :). On the way to Montalcino we made a couple of stops. First we stopped in Cortona and walked around the town. It was a typical ...

Breakfast in Montepulciano

A travel blog entry by jen.shea

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Kevin got up early to go to the laundermat so we could do a little laundry. Thanks Kevin!! Had breakfast at the Trattoria owned by the same people as the hotel. It was a buffet with lots of choices. After breakfast we did a little shopping and then checked out. Off to ...

Dinner and Dessert

A travel blog entry by jen.shea

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Had dinner in the square in the center of Montepulciano. It was a wonderful meal on a very pleasant night. So cool compared to Sorrento!!! After we walked back to our hotel and got some gelato on the way. Wouldn't want miss a day without ...

Everything is beautiful but nothing is easy

A travel blog entry by jmayo

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... every hill there seems to be a villa or a town. In between are gorgeous landscapes. Every town is clean, charming, quaint, quiet and beautiful. And every town is different. Today we drove west from our place, heading to Montalcino which is 40 min away. On the way we stopped at Pienza and San Quirico D'orcia. I've been to Montalcino before but the other 2 were new to me. Pienza was beautiful and we took so many pictures. Neighborhood banners hung everywhere and we're ...

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Location

This 4 star hotel, located on Localita Velona, Montalcino, is near Abbazia di Sant'Antimo, Fattoria dei Barbi, Altesino Vineyards, and Le Ragnaie.
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Castello di Velona Montalcino

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding