Tuscany by bike and saffron tasting
Walking tours

Tuscany by bike and saffron tasting

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian
Availability: Tuesday to Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Discover the small village of Vicchio in the Mugello area
  • Enjoy an easy bike ride through the Tuscan countryside
  • Visit a local saffron farm and taste saffron-flavored products
What to expect

Begin this exciting tour with a short walk through the small village of Vicchio and around its beautiful lake, then hop on your bike and enjoy the ride in the countryside, away from traffic.

Along the way you’ll admire a Romanesque church, a villa from the Medicean period and Giotto's house, always surrounded by nature and the typical Tuscan landscape.

Halfway the ride, you’ll stop at a saffron farm. See the local farm animals, the beehives and vineyard, and taste some delicious saffron-flavored products (honey, jam, cheese, biscuits, beer, herbal tea), while the owners show you how to grow saffron.

From Florence, you can easily reach the meeting point by train and enjoy the scenic journey through the Tuscan countryside.

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What's included
  • Bike and helmet
  • Guided bike tour in the Mugello area
  • Guided tour of a saffron farm
  • Tasting of saffron-flavored products
  • Infant bike seats
What's not included
  • Transportation
Reduced price
  • Child (13-17)

Piazza Giotto, 50039 Vicchio FI, Italy

Meeting point:

By the Giotto statue.

What to remember
  • You can easily reach the meeting point in 50 minutes by train from Florence SMN to Vicchio train station
  • This is a small-group tour (min 2 / max 9-15 participants)
  • Difficulty level: basic, partly unpaved roads
  • Length: 15/20 km
  • Elevation gain uphill: 100/300 m
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  • From Tuesday to Sunday at 10.00am
  • From the end of October to mid-February: 10.00am and 2.00pm
  • From mid-February to March: 10.00am and 3.00pm
  • From April to mid-September: 10.00am and 5.00pm
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 3 days before the activity begins.

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