September also means grape harvest time in Tuscany! The leaves turn to golden and russet shades and the grapes abound on the vines.
Look for wine tastings and wine festivals throughout the region and read more about grape harvest and related events, trails and routes here. In september the wineries of the Movimento Turismo del Vino welcome wine and food lovers, teaching them about the various phases of harvesting grapes and then processing them. To enhance the experience for everyone, the wineries organize special events such as art exhibitions, performances, concerts and much more.