Autumn, work time and lots of commitments and summer seems so far away. And yet we can still enjoy some leisure time thanks to the many initiatives which offers the territory of Greve in Chianti and also fantastic tour that can really make us live a fun little vacation, although short but perfect to break the routine of every day and prepare for winter in the best possible way.
First of all, just look around to see that Greve offers many leisure activities to spend a day or a weekend to relax with family or friends.
In addition to the usual markets, on the fourth Sunday of the month you can take a look atIl Pagliaio Organic Market"Which animates Piazza di Greve every year. You will find many typical local products and a really pleasant atmosphere. From Saturday 12 on Sunday 27 October you can go and visit the photographic exhibition by Marco Cappelletti “L'altra reality. Frames of minor stories of the territory”, At the San Francesco Museum.
Il 12 October a Saint Polo, at 10.00, you can participate in the Guided tour c / o Frantoio Pruneti "Gentlemen and castles". Discovering the territories of Pippo Spano and his consorts. There is also a visit to the tower house, Rubbiana and Linari, in collaboration with Ass. Amici dei Musei di Impruneta and San Casciano.
Sunday 13 October do not miss in Piazza Matteotti in Greve because there will be a nice market "Empty attic". A unique opportunity to find really interesting objects and clothes.
Also on 13 October a Chiocchio there will be the third edition of the "Moonlight walk", A route of 7 Km. The departure is scheduled from the Circolo di Chiocchio and a headlamp or torch is required.
Finally, to celebrate the autumn we suggest you not to miss the Chestnut Festival which will take place 17 from October to 20 presso Lucolena. Fun is guaranteed with many food stands with typical and artisan products: chestnuts, wine, sweets, ficattole, polenta and sandwiches.
If you want to enjoy a moment of culture, the 25 October, At the Municipal library at the 17.30 there is a meeting with the author of the book: "Girolamo dei Bardi. Book collecting and popular education in Florence in the early nineteenth century”By Maria Enrica Vadalà. Introduced by Alessandro Magini, president of the Bardi di Vernio Academy. Ed. Bardi Academy.
Il 26 October the little ones can have fun with “Halloween in the library"In Greve in Chianti, at the Municipal Library, 11.00 hours. Event organized by the School of Music of Greve.
If instead you want to rely on the great experience of Enjoychianti you can enjoy this wonderful autumn thanks to its exclusive tours, such as the “Chianti Villages Tour: Panzano - Radda - Castellina", With a tailor-made program that will allow you to enjoy full autonomy by exploring the places in the way that you consider most appropriate.
An expert guide of the territory will accompany you in the heart of Chianti, to discover the small villages out of time, set among the rolling hills and in a unique panorama of which, during the journey, you can admire the wide expanses of vineyards and secular olive trees - pride of this land - and, scattered here and there, ancient farms, castles and large farmhouses surrounded by greenery.
The first stop of the tour is Panzano in Chianti, a delightful village that boasts Etruscan origins, located not far from Greve in Chianti. The center of Panzano certainly deserves a visit for the typical Tuscan atmosphere that pervades it and also for the splendid view over the surrounding countryside. The tour proposed by Enjoychianti then goes on for Radda in Chianti, a suggestive medieval village protected by ancient defensive walls. In the afternoon the tour includes a stop at Castellina in Chianti, another picturesque village set among the sinuous green hills.