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Great tour and tasting

I finally had the opportunity to visit Castello Banfi after decades of enjoying its fabulous... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ray61NJ
Amazing!

This is a beautiful place not only for a tour of the wine cellar and a tasting, but the Restaurant... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mari T
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Wine connoisseurs will welcome a tour of the Castello Banfi estate, which is not only very large (more than 7,100 acres,) but features a state-of-the-art winery that was started from scratch less than 25 years ago.
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Poggio Alle Mura - Sant'Angelo Scalo, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I finally had the opportunity to visit Castello Banfi after decades of enjoying its fabulous Brunellos. The estate is beautiful and the vineyards expansive. The tour and wine cellar should not be missed. We stayed after the tour for wine tastings, we opted for wine...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful place not only for a tour of the wine cellar and a tasting, but the Restaurant was the most amazing dining and wine pairing experience ever! Make a reservation. Go hungry. You will not be disappointed. It is worth every penny!...More

Thank Mari T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lorenzo gave us a wine tour as a wine tour should be. Although we had a typical Italian rain shower he gave us the perfect tour. We stayed a little longer in the cellars and he was very patient explaining all the details about one...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had to visit the home of one of our favorite wines. We expected it to be a beautiful and delicious visit but it was so much more. The private tour was incredible! It was so very informative and well worth the time. The tasting...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful places! The food and te wine at the restaurant is amazing. The service too. You should visit the castle the museum and taste some wine at "enoteka Banfi" everywone was kind and ready to help you with everything.

Thank fatma m
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Lots of reviews are written about Banfi, a multi-million bottles kind of winery. Don't need to add to that. Do yourself a favor and ask to peek into their calmly aging Balsamic barrel "bank", and ask to taste it. Thank me later !

Thank amnon s
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We drove up from Montalcino and were visiting for a day trip. Glad we visited Castello Banfi, beautiful estate and enoteca! We will be back for sure next year. Sincere thanks to Paul who informed us about the history and all notes on the amazing...More

Thank Jan-Hein B
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Prepare to be awestruck by the highly scenic and historic grounds and the 360 views of the countryside from all sides of the estate. There are lots of options according to have much money you want to spend. My family had somewhat limited time here,...More

Thank Passenger556322
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This is the best winery I’ve ever been to. They have their own castle. The owner was there and very nice to us. They also make olive oil and balsamic vinegar which we purchased and shipped home.

Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

What a gorgeous drive leading up to the winery. Just breathtaking. And once there, the grounds are just as beautiful. Didn’t have time to take a tour but visited the tasting room which was as lovely as everything else Banfi.

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leffertslady
19 February 2018|
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Response from Italiana84 | Reviewed this property |
Tasting in enoteca is 50 Euro each
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4 March 2017|
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Response from MelnNige | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, their menu is set out as a five course dinner. We only had breakfast included and had three course dinners a couple of nights. All their food is excellent. Our car Renata was included in the package. However... More
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