A Winery Situated in the Hometown of Leonardo da Vinci
The L’Arco Estate is located in Vinci, a small medieval village where the famous Leonardo da Vinci was born. Situated in the wellknown Chianti wine region it is just a 20 km drive to Florence. Within the gorgeous estate you can lose yourself behind a Tuscan sunset between olive groves and vineyards while enjoying a glass of Chianti wine. The estate covers approximately 250 acres and the richness of this land and the fertility of the soil represent a microcosm of incredible variety. The story of the l’Arco winery starts in 1978 when the founder, Primo Fanciullacci selected the best plots of land in Vinci, where plant the most suitable vines to benefit from the extraordinary microclimate of the area. For their wines they only use grapes of the best quality, cultivated entirely in their vineyards and wisely harvest only when the perfect ripeness has taken place.
Wine is Produced with Utmost Care at Winery L’Arco
With great diligence, the grapes are sorted by hand and vinified with dedication and passion. The cultivated grape varieties include Sangiovese, Canaiolo, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Trebbiano, Vermentino and Malvasia. At the L’Arco Estate, one can not only taste and purchase delicate still wine but as well the famous Vinsanto and Prosecco In total, the winery offers eight different wines, including the famous dessert wine, Vinsanto, and Prosecco.
A Place Where Olive Trees and Vines Meet
So, you can find 50 acres of olive groves as well as 6000 trees for the production of extra virgin olive oil made with Montalbano IGP olives. In the charming surrounding of Tuscany, the winery invites you to stay in a beautiful Villa (for 12 guests) with private pool or one of their 9 apartments inside the estate. So, Villa L’Arco is the ideal stay for those who want to rediscover their own balance.