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DIRECTIONS TO THE ESTATE
The Palazzone estate is on the north west slopes of Montalcino, not far from the town center. On arrival at Montalcino there is a roundabout with a mosaic on it just below the medieval Fortress. Drive around the roundabout and exit on the right in between the BAR TERRAZZE and the CARABINIERI police station. The road is marked Via del Poggiolo and there is a yellow and black sign for IL PALAZZONE.


DIRECTIONS FROM MONTALCINO TO IL PALAZZONE
Follow this road past a new block of flats and the cemetery. It becomes a “white road”: a bumpy dirt track. Keep driving and follow the black and yellow signs that say IL PALAZZONE VENDITA DIRETTA OLIO E VINO. Do not take the first right turn. After less than a km on the right there is a tall house with an archway. Turn off to the right (you will see the estate mail box), and keep driving downhill. There is wooden sign that says VENDITA DIRETTA. Keep left and drive down the cypress-lined avenue to the cellar.


DIRECTIONS FROM ROME TO IL PALAZZONE
Follow signs for Civitavecchia and then for Grosseto along the SS1 Aurelia. Exit at Grosseto onto State Highway SS 223 following signs for Siena and Roselle. Exit from SS 223 at Paganico, following signs for Montalcino and Monte Amiata (brown signs). Turn left following signs for Montalcino and cross the river Orcia. Drive past the village of S.Angelo Scalo and climb the slopes of Montalcino. After you start the downhill road into town, turn left on Via del Poggiolo. This road is just after the CARABINIERI police station and before the Bar Le Terazze, BEFORE the roundabout with the mosaic.

Follow Via del Poggiolo past a new block of flats and the cemetery. It becomes a “white road”: a bumpy dirt track. Keep driving and follow the black and yellow signs that say IL PALAZZONE VENDITA DIRETTA OLIO E VINO. Do not take the first right turn. After less than a km on the right there is a tall house with an archway. Turn off to the right (you will see the estate mail box), and keep driving downhill. There is wooden sign that says VENDITA DIRETTA.  Keep left and drive down the cypress-lined avenue to the cellar.

This trip takes approximately 2 ¾ hours by car.


DIRECTIONS FROM FLORENCE TO IL PALAZZONE
From the A1 highway Autostrada del Sole exit at Firenze Certosa and follow signs for Siena on the “raccordo”, a four-lane (dual carriageway) highway. Exit at Siena Sud and from there follow signs for Montalcino and Rome on the Cassia road (SR 2 – formerly the SS 2). You will pass a series of small hamlets and villages. After you pass Buonconvento, turn right when you see the sign for Montalcino.

On arrival at Montalcino there is a roundabout with a mosaic on it just below the medieval Fortress.

Drive around the roundabout and exit on the right in between the BAR TERRAZZE and the CARABINIERI police station. The road is marked Via del Poggiolo and there is a yellow and black sign for IL PALAZZONE.

Follow this road past a new block of flats and the cemetery. It becomes a “white road”: a bumpy dirt track. Keep driving and follow the black and yellow signs that say IL PALAZZONE VENDITA DIRETTA OLIO E VINO. Do not take the first right turn. After less than a km on the right there is a tall house with an archway. Turn off to the right (you will see the estate mail box) and keep driving downhill. There is wooden sign that says VENDITA DIRETTA. Keep left and drive down the cypress-lined avenue to the cellar.

The trip takes approximately 2 hours by car.


DIRECTIONS FROM SIENA TO IL PALAZZONE
Take the Cassia road (SR 2 – formerly SS 2) direction south towards Montalcino and Rome. You will pass a series of small hamlets and villages. After you pass Buonconvento, turn right when you see the sign for Montalcino.

On arrival at Montalcino there is a roundabout with a mosaic on it just below the medieval Fortress.

Drive around the roundabout and exit on the right in between BAR TERRAZZE and the CARABINIERI police station. The road is marked Via del Poggiolo and there is a yellow and black sign for IL PALAZZONE.

Follow this road past a new block of flats and the cemetery. It becomes a “white road”: a bumpy dirty track. Keep driving and follow the black and yellow signs that say IL PALAZZONE VENDITA DIRETTA OLIO E VINO. Do not take the first right turn. After less than a km on the right there is a tall house with an archway. Turn off to the right (you will see the estate mail box). There is wooden sign that says VENDITA DIRETTA. Keep left and drive down the cypress-lined avenue to the cellar.

The trip takes approximately 1 hour by car.