Small-group Chianti wine and olive oil tour
Wine & beer tasting

Small-group Chianti wine and olive oil tour

Language: English
Availability: Check calendar for availability
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 6 hours
Do this because
  • Join the perfect experience for wine lovers, discovering the Chianti area
  • Taste locally-produced olive oil and wines and learn to distinguish their main characteristics
  • Visit two wineries and an olive oil mill and then enjoy a typical Tuscan meal
What to expect

The Tuscany wine and olive oil trail was born to give travelers the opportunity to enjoy the greater wine area of Tuscany called Chianti and in particular the Chianti Classico; this experience will allow you to visit a selection of special wineries and to meet a sommelier who will lead you to the discovery of the world of Chianti wines and olive oil.

Chianti Classico is one of the best-known wines in the world with its unmistakable logo depicting a black rooster; enjoy a small-group wine tour, reach the Chianti region on board a comfortable minivan and listen to your professional English-speaking driver along the way. Explore an outstanding area, full of olive groves, cypresses and vineyards that produce some of the best wines in the world with a blend of Sangiovese, Canaiolo and other varieties of red grapes blended by the producers.

During the day you will learn the wines' different characteristics, you will get to know how distinguish acidity, taste and flavors pairing wines with food. This glorious trail will give you the chance to get acquainted with the history of winemaking and the secret of how to keep long-lasting traditions alive.

This experience includes the visit to an olive oil mill in an ancient noble estate, where you will enjoy a guided tour and where you will learn about the processes involved in olive oil production. Taste gourmet olive oil to understand all the incredible flavors that passion and work can generate.

After the olive oil experience, you will discover two wineries and their cellars; firstly, a renowned winery with its spectacular cellar; then, a fascinating boutique winery. Both wineries boast international wine awards. The tour also includes wine tastings at the wineries you will visit, a typical Tuscan meal (lunch or dinner depending if you choose the morning or afternoon departure) and the opportunity to take plenty of wonderful photos along the way.

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What's included
  • Minivan roundtrip transportation
  • English-speaking driver
  • Guided visit to an olive oil mill and olive oil tasting
  • Guided tour of 2 wineries with wine tasting
  • Typical Tuscan meal with wine pairing
  • Free subscription to Food & Wine Club (25€ value) to access special discounts online on wine and typical products
Reduced price
  • Infant (0-3 years old): free
  • Child (4-12): reduced
Where

Piazza Mentana 2, Florence

Meeting point:
  • FlorenceTown Shared Tour Booking Office, opposite to the Arno River
  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the beginning of the tour
What to remember
  • This tour runs rain or shine
  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the beginning of the tour
  • Please note that Italian law doesn't permit selling alcoholic beverages to teens under 18 years of age, so clients under this age will be served non-alcoholic beverages
  • Please inform about any special needs or impaired mobility. You will be required to provide this information at the moment of purchase
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When

Check calendar for availability

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Provider
Florence Town
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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