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- Breakfast (free for kids under 12 years)
- Aperitif
- Trekking amidst the vineyards of the Canalicchio di Sopra Estate
- Visit to the cellars of the Canalicchio di Sopra Estate
- Tasting of Canalicchio di Sopra's wines:
  standard, premium or vertical

- Rental service with a Driver
- Booking of Restaurants and Wine Dinners with Canalicchio di Sopra wines



- Daily cleaning and linen
- Kitchen complete with accessories
- Refrigerator
- LCD TV (in every bedroom and in every lounge)
- Air Conditioning
- Private parking
- Internet (Ethernet and Wi-fi)
- Small refrigerated wine cellar
- Swimming Pools &Hydromassage bath (open from 15/04 to 31/10)
- Barbecue


Enjoy Montalcino with our partners


Dear Guest, we are glad to suggest you a list of nice activities to do during your stay at Borgo Canalicchio di Sopra Wine Relais, to enjoy Montalcino and his beautiful atmosphere. All the activities below suggested, are part of a selected choice to give you our best recommendations. You can contact them directly and say that you are staying at Borgo Canalicchio di Sopra Wine Relais, to book directly with them your activity.

Montalcino Gold

Montalcino Gold collects the artistic and cultural resources of the city of Montalcino.
It is possible to download the ORO DI MONTALCINO mobile app through the ticket of the Sant'Agostino complex to be guided through uses texts, videos, photo gallery, as useful support for visiting the main places of interest of the region.
In the complex you will find the Brunello Temple, the Civic and Dicesano Museum, the Archaeological Museum, Sant'Agostino church and the exhibition of the Montalcino Golds.

The ticket office is also an information and booking point for tourist services such as guided tours and bicycle rental.

Montalcino Gold
Complesso di Sant’Agostino, Montalcino (SI) . Italy
Tel. +39 (0)577 286300

The Temple of Brunello: Tel. +39 335 1576289

Orario: From Monday to Sunday from 10:30 am to 7:30 pm (depending on season)

Type: Museums and Guided Tour 

Jazz and Wine

Every July for over 20 years, Jazz & Wine returns, a fixture for lovers of jazz and great wines.
The festival, born from the collaboration between the Banfi winery,  Rubei's family of Alexanderplatz (Rome) and the Municipality of Montalcino, and bring to the stages of Castello Banfi and the Fortress of Montalcino, a rich calendar ranging from various jazz forms with famous international and national artists.

Info, reservations and tickets:

Type: Events



With the Benvenuto Brunello, Montalcino is the center of the world. 
Every year the "Complesso di Sant’Agostino" hosts Benvenuto Brunello where over 140 producers of the Consorzio del Brunello di Montalcino present their wines and the latest vintages to the press, professionals and wine lovers.

Info to:
Consorzio Brunello di Montalcino

Type: Events




Alessandro Pierangioli Taxi Service & Luxury Wild Tour Operator

Alessandro Pierangioli is based in Montalcino and organize transfers by car or minivan with driver service in Montalcino and not only. The services are upon reservation available that we suggest doing in advance. English and Italian spoken and payment in cash or by credit card. He actively partners with the Montalcino Wine Tours by Luxury Wild Tour Operator specialized in wine tours that organize exclusive tours for group and individuals to discover the artistic and food-wine Italian heritage.

Alessandro Pierangioli Taxi Service
Via del Poggiolo, 10 . 53024 Montalcino (SI) . Italia 
Tel. +39 348 39 24 780

Luxury Wild Tour Operator
Tel. +39 348 39 24 780

Type: Rental And Excursions

Toscana In Bike

Book on line the E-Bike with possibility to deliver it to Borgo Canalicchio di Sopra Wine Relais

Toscana In Bike
Via della Circonvallazione, 9
53024 Montalcino (SI) · Italia Tel. +39 329 5827775





Team Orso on Bike

Expert guides will drive you on all types of bikes along the most beautiful paths of Montalcino and Val d'Orcia. Here are some suggested tours:
- The trails of Brunello (30 km - medium difficulty);
- Montalcino and its medieval villages (40 km - medium / easy);
- The magic of the Val d'Orcia... Pienza, San Quirico, Bagno Vignoni (50 km - medium difficulty).
All excursions can start from Borgo Canalicchio di Sopra (from a minimum of 2 to a maximum of 8 participants).

Team Orso on Bike ASD
Mauro Pieri +39 3470535638
Federico Ricci + 39 328 8982825
Giulio de Angelis +39 348 3530317 · 


 Type: Rental And Excursions

Lunch with Raffaella

Raffaella always use seasonal products for the dishes she proposes in her cooking class, in harmony with the characteristics of the Italian regional recipes. For each dish the start point are the raw materials, chosen among the best that are on the market. Her cuisine is mainly Tuscan style, that also includes recipes from other Italian regions: for example the Milanese saffron risotto or the Sicilian eggplant parmigiana.
The lessons are in English or in Italian at her kitchen house, immersed in the Tuscan countryside, a stone's throw from Montalcino village.
In addition to the lessons, it is possible, to book on request “My secret table”, only one table restaurant from 2 to 10 people where in an informal and relaxed atmosphere you can agree on a personalized menu and enjoy  an experience dedicated exclusively to you and yours guests.

Lunch with Raffaella
Loc. Villa due porte 248/a, 53024 Montalcino (SI) - Italia
Tel.+39 348 31 75 230

Type: Experiences

Truffle Hunting

The white truffle (tuber magnatum Pico) of the Crete Senesi is considered one of the finest truffles from Italy. Its excellent quality depends on the particular environment of the Crete Senesi: the lack of large industrial facilities, the distance from the major roads, the presence of forests and the intact and wild landscape, are the ideal environment for the growth of the precious white truffle. Paolo and his dog will drive you in the forest of the Crete Senesi region, to hunt the most precious variety of truffle, on reservation walk and lunch with tasting set menu. During some weekends of November, in San Giovanni d'Asso is also organized the Truffle Exhibition with events, gala dinners and food stands based on truffles

Valdambrini Paolo
Piazza Gramsci - San Giovanni d’Asso (SI) . Italia
Tel. +39 347 03 78 750

Type: Experiences

The Artistic, Natural and Cultural park of the Val d'Orcia

The Artistic, Natural and Cultural park of the Val d'Orcia has been declared a Unesco World Heritage Site since 2004.
Along the numerous paths in the backroads (including the famous Via Francigena) to do by foot or by bike, you will encounter wonderful landscapes, appreciating the cultural values, environmental and historical areas of the area.

Discover the itineraries on the official website.

The Artistic, Natural and Cultural Park of the Val d'Orcia 

Type: Rental and Excursions



Vintage Tours in Val d'Orcia

The idea Vintage Tours comes from the love for vintage at 360 °. It is a rental and tour organization service on vintage vehicles (Vespa, Lambrette, Motorcycles and vintage cars) with the aim of convey the pleasure in living the days as they once were; a slow tourism, thanks to our vehicles of the 60s, 70s, 80s. Spending a day with them will be romantic and will make you go back in time... it will give a different flavour to your holiday!

Vintage Tours 
Loc. Fornaci, Pienza (SI) . Italia
Tel. +39 393 96 55 122

Type: Rental and Excursions

Le Terme Spa & wellness of Bagno Vignoni

The Wellness centre offers hot spring water baths, hydromassage and Roman Sauna in addition to many beauty and SPA treatments. Surrounded by the calm that characterizes this corner of Val d'Orcia, you can book a day with a Spa entrance, a variety of treatments and a nice meal at the Bistrò le Terme overlooking the bath in the main square of the village of Bagno Vignoni

Le Terme - Spa e Benessere
Piazza delle Sorgenti, 13
Loc. Bagno Vignoni 53027
San Quirico d’Orcia (SI) . Italia
Tel. +39 0577 887150

Type: Experiences



The Garden of La Foce

Villa La Foce was built in the late 15th century as a hostel for pilgrims and merchants traveling along the Via Francigena. The garden was later designed in the 1900s by the owners, the Origo family, together with the English architect Cecil Pinsent.
A wonderful example of an Italian garden that is still today a magical place overlooking the biancane of the Val d’Orcia, rugged gullies that draw the splendid landscape that extends up to the profile of the extinct volcano of Monte Amiata.
Visit the web site for info and visits.

La Foce
Strada della Vittoria, 61, 53042 Chianciano Terme (SI) – Italia
Tel. +39 0578 69101 

Type: Museums and Guided tours


Il Destriero ASD Riding-Center

We offer a pristine landscape, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which on one hand has as its protagonist the Crete Senesi, and then the Merse river valley, a wild land covered with forests and crossed by numerous small paths ideal for all horse riding lovers.
Riding school, Pony club, possibility to organize lunch and wine tasting, carriage ride.

Il Destriero ASD Riding-Center
Località Piana . 53022 Buonconvento (SI) . Italia
Tel. +39 340 89 44 596

Type: Rental and Excursions



Silene · Still Life Jars* Michelin

The one Michelin star Restaurant “il Silene” offers today Still Life Jars * Michelin that propose in a jar traditional receipt and dishes cooked by Silene’s Chefs.
The dishes require a few minutes for the completion of the cooking or to be heated; with the delivery you will receive the recommendations for these last steps. The pleasure of expectation, the delight when the food arrives, and the moment of enjoyment when you and your guests savour the flavours. You can find some of the Jars at our Reception or you can order at least one day before sending an email to 

Silene · Still Life Jars* Michelin
Tel. +39 0564 950805 

Type: Local food

Saffron of Pura Crocus

The Pura Crocus farm was founded in Montalcino in 2014 and today is already one of the largest producers of saffron in Italy. The cultivation of bulbs takes place in the heart of the Val D’Orcia, in lands located in Montalcino and San Quirico d’Orcia. Most of the work is carried out throughout the year manually, as it has been handed down for generations. The collection of the flowers is between October and November, only in the early morning when the flowers are still closed, to avoid that direct sunlight can alter the organoleptic characteristics of the stigmas, then follows the drying at a temperature not above 40 ° -45 ° C. It is possible to visit the famr just 700 meters from the center of Montalcino, with the possibility of tasting the typical products saffron-flavored as beer, honey, herbal teas and cantucci, that together with the precious stigmas are available for purchase at the shop and online on their website. Their products are also offered in the restaurants of Montalcino, including Osteria Porta al Cassero, where you can taste the famous Trippa alla Montalcinese, a typical recipe strictly prepared with saffron.

Pura Crocus
Strada Provinciale della Badia di Sant'Antimo
53024 Montalcino (SI) · Italia
Tel. +39 348 7784102 

Type: Local food

Percorino Cheese Farm of  Fior di Montalcino

The family-run farm is only 3 km from us, breeders since the 1970, they produce Pecorino Cheese, goat cheese, fresh cheese, ricotta, yogurt and dessert with sheep milk.
Cheese tasting and snacks are available in the shop of Buonconvento.
On them Ecommerce website, it is possible to request the shipping of them products directly to your home.

Fior di Montalcino
Farm: Podere Macina . 53024 Montalcino (SI) . Italia  Tel. +39 389 1214228  
Shop: Località Ceramital, 3 · 53022 Buonconvento (SI) · Italia Tel. +39 0578 69101

Type : Local food


Honey of Villa I Cipressi

Montalcino as well as being the city of wine has been known since ancient times as the city of honey. The family-run farm is located just outside Montalcino, on the side of a hill in the direction of San Angelo in Colle. They started as beekeepers about 40 years ago and during the 1990s they added the Sangiovese vineyards and olive trees. Since then, honey production has grown and the Ciacci Family has experimented with various honey-based products (as liqueurs and gluttony) together with Brunello di Montalcino DOCG, Rosso di Montalcino DOC, Grappa di Brunello and Olive Oil. On reservation they organize visit with tasting of the farm’s products.

Villa I Cipressi
Loc. Villa i Cipressi, Via Bellaria . 53024 Montalcino (SI) . Italia
Tel. +39 0577 848640

Type: Local food 



Eroica Montalcino

Is a non-competitive historical cycling race, organized at the end of May in the enchanting area of the 209 km route of Eroica, south of Siena between Val d'Arbia, the Crete Senesi and the Val D'Orcia. It is an event dedicated to cyclists with vintage bicycle clothing, on Heroic Bikes or Vintage Style Bikes before 1987 which includes a program of public events in the historic center of Montalcino.

For info:

Type: Events


Brunello Crossing

The Brunello Crossing is an event organized in mid-February that includes competitive marathons and walks with tastings of wines and typical products in the winery (as also Canalicchio di Sopra) along the white roads in the Brunello di Montalcino region. To participate it necessary the registration in advance through the web site.


For info:



Type: Events

Verdidea Baby Sitting Service

Verdidea offers you babysitting service in Italian, English, French and German. The service is offered by young university students with experience in management and children’s entertainment, besides the excellent knowledge of foreign languages. Availability of recreational material for group activities. The girls are self equipped and also available for the evening.

Verdidea Baby Sitting Service
Tel. +39 0577 899009/29 - Mobile +39 335 82 53

Type: services

Dear Guest


After visiting our winery, Canalicchio di Sopra, you can enjoy many wineries representing the entire territory of Montalcino,different in dimension, in style and in position. We are very glad to advise you with a list of them.


Capanna                                    Banfi
Tel. +39 0577 848298                Tel. +39 0577 877505 

Casanova di Neri                       Talenti
Tel. +39 0577 834455                 Tel. +39 0577 844064   

Ciacci Piccolomini D’Aragona   Mastrojanni
Tel. +39 0577 835616                    Tel. +39 577 835681  

Fattoria la Magia                       Castiglion del Bosco
Tel. +39 327 19 57 695              Tel. +39 0577 1913750     

San Filippo                                  Innocenti Vini
Tel. +39 0577 847176                   Tel. +39 339 866 8787 


Discover the map of the Wineries of the Consorzio del Brunello


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