Florence food walking tour
Activities

Florence food walking tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover the culinary heritage of Florence and enjoy multiple tastings of fine Italian coffee, cheeses, meat and wines
  • Stop in an authentic Enoteca and end your tour with some delicious Italian ice cream
  • Visit of the San Lorenzo Market and spend some time shopping and relaxing
What to expect

Experience the unique tastes of Florence with delicious local food on this walking tour.

As well as the birthplace of the Renaissance, Florence is also a world-class culinary destination. Join this food tour and you will dive deep into the food culture of Florence. You'll get to taste some of the city's iconic dishes, from mouthwatering truffle sandwiches to artisan bread, traditional cheeses, salami, wine, and a variety of seasonal specialties.

Your experience begins in one of Florence's charming bars where you'll start your day with an Italian coffee tasting. You'll then stop at Mercato Centrale (also known as San Lorenzo Market), Florence's oldest market, where your guide will help you select and taste a variety of local dishes.

You'll also visit an authentic wine shop where you'll taste some of the best Tuscan wines guided by local sommeliers. Finally, you'll conclude your tour with some amazing Florentine gelato.

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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
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • 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
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Guided tour
    • Wine tasting
    • Food tasting
    What's not included
    • Tips (optional)
    • Water
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 4-11)
    • Infants (age 0-3)
    Where

    Via dei Cimatori 9 Red, 50122 Florence

    Meeting point:

    Meet your guide at the Fat Tire Tours office. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure.

    What to remember
    • Maximum of 14 guests per tour group
    • Please make note of any dietary requirements (vegetarian, gluten-free, etc) during the booking process
    • Your food tastings will include: Italian Coffee Tasting, Truffle Sandwich, Wine Tasting, Cheese Tasting, Artisan Gelato (Ice Cream), Olive Oil And Balsamic Vinegar Tasting, Cured Tuscany Meat Tasting, White Flatbread Called "Schiacciata", Traditional Tuscany Dish, Vin Santo With Cantuccini, Fried pizza dough (Coccolo) with Soft Cheese and Tuscan Ham Italian Pastry Tasting
    • Minors under 18 yrs must be always accompanied by an adult and may not consume alcohol on this tour
    • Tours run rain or shine. Guests are encouraged to dress comfortably for the weather and wear comfortable closed-toed shoes
    • Note: your tour will end at Antica Gelateria Fiorentina (Via Faenza, 2a, 50123 Firenze)
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Fat Tire Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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