Trip Planner: Europe / Italy / Tuscany / Province of Siena / Radda in Chianti / Fattoria di Montemaggio
The Montemaggio Estate is located in the Commune of Radda in Chianti in the heart of Chianti Clasico region. It is situated where once a 14th century tower stood above the old Roman road beetween Siena and Florence. Montemaggio also features on a map, dating back to 1560, of the “Captains of the Guelph Party” that is housed in the Podestria di Radda. The name Montemaggio derives from “monte maggiore” (Big Mountain) which indicates its elevation location.Work out when and for how long to visit Fattoria di Montemaggio and other Radda in Chianti attractions using our handy Radda in Chianti online trip itinerary maker.
The estate, which is a member of the Consortium of Chianti Classico, extends over an area of 70 hectares (about 190 acres) of vineyards, olive groves and woods; it is situated at 600 meters above the sea level.The vineyards which extends over 10 hectares (22 acres) mostly occupy a central position in the estate with the splendid south-west exposure in the terrestrial rich of galestro and alberese. They are mainly planted with Sangiovese, with addition of small portions of Merlot.
Proprietors/owners: Zavadnikov family
Agronomist: Ilaria Anichini
Enologist: Andrea Paoletti
Director: Valeria Zavadnikova
Fattoria di Montemaggio reviews
It was an amazing experience with a wonderful staff. All the people was friendly and at the end they recommended us a pleasant place for lunch. The wine tour was very informative and with a lot of... more »
You like wine but you don't know that much about it's origins, the process or the specifics about flavours; after a tasting at this beautiful and welcoming fattoria you continue your life as a... more »
Amazing experience with the wine tour. We had Francesco as our guide -- he was lively and very knowledgeable. He spoke great english and had no issues understanding him. Their production consists of using organic methods which result in a great tasting wine. The facility itself is beautiful and the views are incredible. The price was very affordable and we tried around 8 wines, which is more than other wineries offer in the area. If you're vegetarian/vegan, they can accommodate.
Great hosts, passionate and informative tour and very detailed and patient experience of wine tasting with complementary food. My only regret was not being able to purchase more wine. Great views while moving through the area. Will go back for sure!
Plan your trip to Radda in Chianti
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Radda in Chianti
Side trips from Radda in Chianti
Hidden gems in Radda in Chianti
Wineries in Radda in Chianti
Shopping in Radda in Chianti
Nearby attractions in Radda in Chianti
Trips to Fattoria di Montemaggio by other users
60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM KUWAIT Krakow Helsinki Stockholm 33 days in Northwest Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Milan Varenna Florence 56 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA Rome Florence Merano 56 days in Italy BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA Rome Florence Merano 13 days in Florence BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Pitti Palace The Boboli Gardens Piazzale Michelangelo 43 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA Rome Naples Amalfi