Castellina In Chianti trip planner
Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free
day by day itinerary for free
Castellina In Chianti
Castellina in Chianti is a comune (municipality) of c. 2,800 inhabitants in the province of Siena, in the Italian region Tuscany, located about 35km south of Florence and about 15km northwest of Siena. It is part of the Chianti Hills, between the valleys of the Arbia, Pesa and Elsa rivers.The territory of Castellina in Chianti borders the following municipalities: Barberino Val d'Elsa, Castelnuovo Berardenga, Greve in Chianti, Monteriggioni, Poggibonsi, Radda in Chianti, Tavarnelle Val di Pesa.HistoryThe first settlements in the area dates from the Etruscan age, and they were probably devastated by Gaulish invasions at the time of the latter's invasions against Rome.In the early Middle Ages the town was known as Salingolpe; in the 11th century Matilda of Tuscany gave it as fief to the counts Guidi and, subsequently, to the Trebbio. In the early 15th century it became a stronghold, of which today the Rocca remain.To arrange what you want to do in Castellina In Chianti, use our Italy road trip planning site.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Castellina 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.
Top Castellina In Chianti tours
$82 BOOK WITH VIATOR San Gimignano, Siena, Monteriggioni, Chianti Day Trip with Lunch & Wine Tasting
Duration: 11 hours
$96 BOOK WITH VIATOR Small-Group Wine Tasting Experience in the Tuscan Countryside
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
Popular things to do in Castellina In Chianti
Side trips from Castellina In Chianti
Hidden gems in Castellina In Chianti
Wineries in Castellina In Chianti
Historic Sites in Castellina In Chianti
Shopping in Castellina In Chianti
Places to visit with Castellina In Chianti
FlorenceTrip planner BEST FOR: Art Museum, Historic Walking Area, Landmark SienaTrip planner BEST FOR: Landmark, Church, Historic Site MontalcinoTrip planner BEST FOR: Winery / Vineyard, Historic Site, Observation Deck PisaTrip planner BEST FOR: Observation Deck, Religious Site, Landmark CapoliveriTrip planner BEST FOR: Beach, Landmark, Outdoor Activity
Recently planned trips to Castellina In Chianti
31 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Rome Ischia Pompeii 26 days in Italy & Barcelona BY A USER FROM HONG KONG SAR CHINA Milan Bellagio Cinque Terre 8 days in Province of Siena BY A USER FROM ITALY Pienza Castellina In Chianti 8 days in Province of Siena BY A USER FROM ITALY Montepulciano Castellina In Chianti 12 days in Northwest Italy BY A USER FROM HONG KONG SAR CHINA Florence Siena Castellina In Chianti 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA Vienna Hvar Venice