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Piazzale della Fortezza, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
+39 0577 849211
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was the first fortress we visited in Tuscany. amazing vistas. Easy to park and walk to. We used the Rick Steves 2016 guide to get around.

Thank TrishDavis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a neat place to walk around after seeing the town. There's not much inside but the building itself is impressive.

Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You enter through the wine bar at the fortress. Nice views but would be nice if they had some history written up or artifacts displayed

Thank rodb987
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had visited Montalcino twice and enjoyed the sweeping views from the walls of the old Fortezza built in the 14th century. The mighty fortress proudly protected the hill town of Montalcino at various times and is in remarkable condition now.

Thank Noraatc
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Famous for its Brunello, Montalcino's fortress is a place to try some wines before buying a bottle or three in its shop. The views of the countryside from its battlements are very good. And be sure to visit some of the shops and stop for...More

Thank rondi3
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had a blast at the fort. While our wives were at a local spa, we booked a wine tasting for some of the top brunellos. Sergio was fantastic! He took us on a “tour” of several great wineries without leaving the...More

Thank kjcooper01
Reviewed 1 July 2018

There is so much to see in Montalcino beyond the castle and fortress. The architecture is original and views from the walls just amazing! Take a bit of time to wander around and soak up the atmosphere.

Thank Pinkertonx
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Montalcino is a very famous place where we planned to see during our Toscana tour with a rental car. However we have disappointed a little. It was sunday when we arrived there and the castle and the town center was like a dead town. We...More

Thank SarpedonfromLycia
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

We combined a walk around the fort walls with a wine tasting lunch in the enoteca. The fort was great fun and we enjoyed beautiful views of montalcino and the surrounding countryside. Best bit is it’s only €4 each! The wine tasting in the bar...More

Thank Stamford116
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Great food and good wine bar! Also take the opportunity to go to the up of the Fortezza, very beautiful view from Montalcino

Thank Pedro M
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Response from TeddyKgb S | Reviewed this property |
It's opened almost all day, if I am right from 9am till 7pm, at least during the summer