From the castle of Brolio, visible from La Pieve Marsina and easily accessible, start a charming route between dirt roads, mule tracks and paths for walking or mountain biking. The path has a maximum length of 11.9 km, is well marked and is guaranteed the GPS signal throughout the length of the track.
It reaches a maximum altitude of 683 m for a total vertical drop of 553 m; touching the beautiful Castello di Brolio with its fortifications and its gardens and beautiful Montecastelli with its panoramic view, passing Montecatini, the Capannelle and Porreta.
Once the circular route you can find refreshment at the “Osteria del Castello”, a good restaurant at the foot of the road that climbs up to the walls of Brolio, or enjoy a visit to the castle gardens with tasting of the Barone Ricasoli wines; from mid-March to October it is opened to the public from 10AM to 6PM.
For more information on the path and on the Castello di Brolio, refer to the following links: