How to find us

The Castle of Verrazzano is in the heart of Chianti not far from the SR 222, the “Chiantigiana”, which leads from Florence to Siena winding through the Tuscan hills.

Address for the GPS navigation system:
Via di Citille, 32A – Greti 50022

POI data: (lat 43° 36′ 28,29″ N) (long 11° 18′ 4,34″ E)

These indications lead to our wine shop from which you access the property

How to reach us

From Florence (approx. 1 hour)

Take the SR 222 road going south in the direction of Greve in Chianti. After about 18 km, passing through Grassina, Strada in Chianti and Chiocchio, arriving in the village of Greti you will find our wine shop on the right side – with a large sign Castello di Verrazzano on the roof – which is also the reception for the rooms. Turn right and drive up the hill for 2 km, there you will find the Castle.

From Siena (approx.1 h and a half)

Take the SR 222 road driving to north towards Florence. Pass through Castellina in Chianti, Panzano and Greve in Chianti. After about 40 km, in the village of Greti, you will find our wine shop on the left side – with a large sign Castello di Verrazzano on the roof – which is also the reception for the rooms. Turn left and drive up the hill for 2 km, there you will find the Castle.

From Motorway A1 (Milano-Roma) - from Rome

Exit Firenze Sud, take the SR 222 road following directions for Greve in Chianti. After about 18 km you will reach Greti where you can see our wine shop on the right side -with a large sign Castello di Verrazzano on the roof – which is also the reception for the rooms. Turn right following the sign and drive up the hill for about 2 km, there you will find the Castle.

From Motorway A1 (Milano-Roma) - from Milan

Exit “Firenze   Impruneta”,   take   Superstrada   Firenze   –   Siena   (freeway)   and   exit   at “Impruneta – Greve in Chianti (1st exit). Go straight following directions for Greve in Chianti. 2 km before Greve you reach GRETI where you can see our wine shop on the right side – with a large sign Castello di Verrazzano on the roof – which is also the reception for the rooms. Turn right following the sign and drive up the hill for about 2km, there you will find the Castle.

By public transport from Florence

It is possible to reach the winery from Florence with SITA bus service. The SITA bus station is in Florence, Piazza della Stazione (near the main train station “Santa Maria Novella”). The ticket costs about 4 Euro. You should take the SITA bus with destination Greve in Chianti and hop off at the bus stop called “Greti”. On the main road go in the opposite direction for 100 m., on your left you will see our wine shop. From there you can reach the winery with a 30 minutes walk. The road up to the castle leads through the vineyards of the property.

SITA Timetable

FLORENCE – GREVE

Mon-Fri     8.00 9.30 10.30a 11.00 a,b 12.05  12.30 13.05 13.35  14.15 14.30 15.30 16.35a   17.00  17.10  17.50  18.30 19.00  20.15

Sat       8.00  11.00 12.05c 12.15d,e 13.05a 13.35  14.15 14.30 16.50  19.00  20.25

GREVE – FLORENCE

Mon-Fri    7.00a,c   7.05   7.10   7.20e   7.25a   8.00   8.15   9.10   9.25   10.30   11.30   12.30   13.15   14.00d   14.05a   14.10a  14.33b   14.33b   14.40b   14.55e   15.00a   15.20   15.30a   16.00   16.30a,c  17.15   18.15   19.00   20.25

Sat    7.00b,c   7.05   7.10   7.20e   7.25a   8.00   8.15   9.10b 9.30   10.30   13.10a,b   13.15   15.00a   15.20   15.40e   17.15   18.55

a: not available from July 27th to August 30th
b: runs during Christmas and Easter Holyday
c: available from June 11th to September 14th
d: available from September 15th to June 10th
e: runs during the school days

Bus ride: about 50 minutes