Experience something different in Florence: food and art in half day
Florence

Walking tour in Florence with food and wine tastings

3 h
Something different
Semi-Private
difficulty Very easy
Walking
Wheelchair Not Accessible
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Cultural guided walking tour in Florence with wine and food tasting

Join our art and culinary tradition walking tour in Florence and do not miss the opportunity to discover the typical local recipes, to taste incredible wines and delicious dishes and to discover the artistic beauties of the most important city of the Tuscany region!

Experience something different in Florence: food and art in half day highlights: 

  • Enjoy this wonderful walking tour through the streets of Florence between art and culinary tradition
  • Discover the culinary tradition of Florence while you admire the most beautiful squares and churches
  • Get ready for an incredible food tasting: Cantucci with vinsanto wine, cold cuts and pecorino cheese, pappa al pomodoro and ribollita
  • A professional local guide will lead you to discover the art and culinary tradition of Florence and Tuscany
  • Admire the most famous churches in Florence: the Church of San Lorenzo and the Florence's Duomo
Description: 

A wonderful group tour to discover the typical local recipes and artistic beauties of Florence. The food and wine culture of Florence is as important and fascinating as its history and its artistic heritage.

Admire the beautiful Santa Maria Novella Square and the typical market of San Lorenzo

The tour will start from Santa Maria Novella Square, where you will admire the amazing Romanesque facade of the imposing church and you will discover how the vineyards dominated the area centuries ago. After a little walk, you will reach the center of food and wine culture in Florence: the colourful and lively market of San Lorenzo. Breathe the atmosphere of this market where you can buy any type of ingredient directly from the producers: you will taste the typical "cantuccini", the most famous sweet biscuits of Tuscany accompanied by the famous sweet wine "vinsanto".

Discover a mixture of art and gastronomy in the wonderful Florence

Leaving the Market, you will discover all the secrets of the church of San Lorenzo and the Duomo. On the way you will see some historical buildings with small windows, the so-called wine portals, unique for Florentine architecture. Afterwards, you will be ready for a second tasting of food and wine in a picturesque shop in Florence, where you will taste the best cold cuts of the Tuscany region along with the famous Chianti red wine.

Discovering the most important Florentine wine producers

Towards our last tasty stop, the local guide will tell you some anecdotes about the most famous families of Florentine wine producers, namely Antinori and Frescobaldi, walking through the historical center of the city, you will admire masterpieces such as the Church of Orsanmichele and Signoria Square. Your tour will end with a final tasting with a taste of 2 dishes of the Florentine culinary tradition such as "Pappa al pomodoro" and "Ribollita", both produced with Tuscan bread.
Sign up for this food and art walking tour of Florence for all tastes and get ready to live an eXPerience you will never forget!

itinerary: 
  • Santa Maria Novella Square
  • San Lorenzo Market
  • San Lorenzo Church
  • Duomo
  • Republic Square
  • Orsanmichele Church
  • Ponte Vecchio 
included: 
  • Professional Guide
  • Earphones for big groups
  • Tasting of typical products: Cantucci, Salami and Finocchiona, Wine, Schiacciata, Ribollita and Pappa al pomodoro
  • Possibility of buying local products
excluded: 
  • Tips (optional)
  • Tickets to get inside the churches and museums
Meeting point: 

Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.

Information: 

We suggest you wearing comfortable clothes and shoes.
 
 
We regret to inform you that this tour is not accesible for people with impaired mobility.
 
Please let us know about any food intolerances.
 
Please note that this tour does not include any entrance fee.

Confirmation will be received at time of booking. You will receive a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.