Tuscany wine tour from Florence
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Tuscany wine tour from Florence

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 7 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Learn how to sip and smell wine from a professional
  • Taste 7 different wines paired with Tuscan snacks
  • Explore the Chianti countryside and San Gimignano
What to expect

Join a fun day trip to the Chianti countryside, meet other travelers about your age and discover why the area is famous for its landscape as well as its wine. Visit 2 wineries, taste 7 different wine types, 3 varieties of olive oil, balsamic vinegar and Tuscan snacks in beautiful scenery and visit San Gimignano all in one day!

The first stop will be at a winery and wine tasting school located an hour from Florence where you will taste 4 different wine types including the famous Chianti Classico, Brunello di Montalcino, Super Tuscan wines, as well as 30-year-old balsamic vinegar and delicious truffle extra virgin olive oil. Learn how to recognize the different flavors and delight your taste buds under the guidance of a passionate wine producer.

Next, visit a local winery in a stunning area facing the famous towers of San Gimignano which is well known for the production of DOCG Vernaccia. The winemaker will guide you through the vineyards and the cellars and share the secrets of wine and olive oil production as well as the best combinations of wine and food. Here you will enjoy 3 wines: Vernaccia white wine, rosé wine and Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG.

In the afternoon you will have some free time to wander through the narrow streets of San Gimignano, the most beautiful medieval town in Tuscany. Marvel at the tower-filled skyline while eating ice cream made by a world champion gelateria.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Staff have their temperatures checked regularly
  • What's included
    • English-speaking tour leader
    • Roundtrip transportation by minivan or bus
    • Professional wine tasting class
    • Guided tour of a local winery
    • Tasting of 7 wines, 3 olive oils and snacks
    • 1.5-hour visit to San Gimignano
    Reduced price
    • Youth (age 18-24)
    Where

    Via Nazionale 149r, 50129 Florence FI, Italy

    Meeting point:

    Meet your guide in front of Italy on a Budget's office, opposite Hotel Galileo.

    What to remember
    • This experience is specially designed for people aged 18 to 39 such as college students, backpackers and solo travelers
    • This tour is fast-paced, budget-minded and includes activities for travelers to meet and connect with other people
    • Number of participants: max 8 people
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability

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    Provider
    Italy on a Budget tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the experience begins.

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