Full-day Chianti wine and Tuscan food safari
- Visit the famous Chianti Classico wine region with an expert local guide
- Tour two wine estates and visit the enchanting garden of an historic villa
- Taste a delicious Tuscan lunch at a traditional restaurant offering breathtaking panoramic views
- Free-time in one of Tuscany's most picturesque towns
Enjoy a unique day trip from Florence, eat and drink through the Chianti area, renowned not only for its wonderful red wines, fresh local products and traditional cuisine, but also for some of the best landscapes in the country. This tour is a must for wine connoisseurs and novices alike: make sure to bring a good appetite with you!
Your expert guide will give you a comprehensive introduction to the region and its wines, while touring two of the region's best wine estates. As you sample wines, you’ll receive tips about the art of wine tasting and pairing wine with food. The first stop will be at a beautiful winery, belonging to one of the most prestigious Italian aristocratic families. Here you'll taste three wines, paired with cold cuts and olive oil, after a fascinating guided tour of the historic wine cellars and the olive mill.
Then, you'll reach a typical Tuscan restaurant through ancient woodland and rolling hills, outlined with cypress trees and dotted with rustic farms and churches; here, you'll taste delicious typical food and wine.
The final wine estate will be deeper into the Chianti hills; you'll visit a small, award-winning winery, specialized in Chianti Classico wine, enjoying some tastings.
You'll then stop in Greve, a picturesque town where you'll have some free time to wind down and get a coffee, shop or just soak in the unique Italian culture of this idyllic place. The perfect way to end an extraordinary day!
- Transport by air-conditioned 4WD vehicle
- Tour leader
- Tasting of 9 wines
- Extra virgin olive oil tasting
- Tasting of sheep cheeses and salami (cured meats)
- Traditional Tuscan lunch
Youth: 18 - 26 years old
Adult group (6 or more adults)
Piazza della Stazione, 45, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy
In front of Santa Maria Novella train station: look for the Walkabout sign at the taxi stand
- Unfortunately, vegetarian or other alternative dietary requirements cannot be catered for
Every Day from March 1st 2018 to February 28, 2019 at 9.00am (please arrive at least 15 minutes before)
Blackout dates: December 24, 25, 26, 31, January 1
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