The Cintoia Valley is probably one of the wildest areas of the Chianti region.

Beside the wonderful natural environment, we will find three medieval Castles, walk on ancient roads and have amazing views.

We will hike through the valley, finding waterfalls and a mill, up to the top of the ridge where will find the ruins of an an old monastery.

This area was known for the presence of many water springs.

This activity is suggested for those who want to get away from the noise and daily hubbub.

It is possible to shorten the activity to half day /see below for this option).

Need transportation? Please write me.

Fell free to contact the guide if you have any questions!


  • Info for the full-day hike

  • Length: 8 miles (13 km)

  • Elevation gain: 2,600 feet (800 meters)

  • Difficulty: moderate to strenuous – prior training highly recommended

  • Starting place: La Panca (gmap)

  • Suggested time: all year round

  • Info for the half-day hike

  • Length: 4.4 miles (7 km)

  • Elevation gain: 1,000 feet (300 meters)

  • Difficulty: easy to moderate hike

  • Starting place: Cintoia (gmap)

  • Suggested time: all year round

  • The fee includes the Outdoor Guide service.

  • The Third Party Liability Insurance is included too.

  • Personal Accident Insurance is NOT included.

Fee: 180-250€

for the half/full-day hike, per group (max 15 participants)

Some Photos from the Tour

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