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Chianina breeding farm tour

Availability: Every day
Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes
Language: English, Italian
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INSTANT CONFIRMATION
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  • Enter a breeding farm and get to know the impressive Valdichiana calves
  • Learn the history of the Chianina breed and understand its deep connection with the territory
  • Taste the PGI Chianina meat in different versions, such as tartare, roast beef, and carpaccio
What to expect

Visit a breeding farm and discover the impressive Valdichiana calves. You will undertake an authentic journey through the Tuscan rural culture. The Valdichiana is the territory of origin of the Chianina breed, the biggest calf in the world. The male calves may pass 190 cm in height at the withers and reach 1,700 kg of weight.

At the farm, you will closely observe the beauty, meekness and grandeur of this magnificent white-mantled animal. You will discover the history of the Chianina breed and its deep connection with this territory. Resistant, strong, tame, these beautiful animals have been the engine of agriculture in the Valdichiana before the arrival of agricultural machinery. Today, their meat is considered one of the best in the world; the famous Florentine T-bone steak, for example, comes from the Chianina calves.

After visiting the breeding farm, you will taste the PGI Chianina meat in different versions, such as tartare, roast beef, and carpaccio.

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What's included
  • Guided tour of the breeding farm
  • Welcome aperitif
  • Tasting-lunch based on the renowned Chianina meat (Florentine T-bone steak available on request)
What's not included
  • Transport service (available on request)
Where

You will be informed about meeting point after booking

What to remember
  • You will be informed about the meeting point after booking. The activity will take place in one of the following cities: Cetona, Chianciano Terme, Chiusi, Montepulciano, Sarteano, San Casciano dei Bagni, Sinalunga, Torrita di Siena, Trequanda
  • The minimum number of participants for this tour is 2
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When
  • Every day at 11.30am and 5.30pm
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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 2 days before the activity begins.

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