It was a fun and romantic day. Highly recommend.
What better way to discover the Tuscan countryside from Florence that with our Horses and Vineyards Tour? This is the perfect activity from Florence, including a pleasant horse ride in Tuscany and a visit with lunch and wine tasting in a traditional Tuscan villa.
Get ready for one of the most unforgettable experiences in Tuscany! We have prepared the perfect tour to explore the fall in love with Tuscany. This charming region of Italy is most known for is picturesque hills and the villages, villas, and vineyards that cover them.
This amazing horses and vineyards Tour of Tuscany will give you an opportunity to discover all of these and more. You will be driven by minivan a short distance from Florence, to the Florentine Chianti region, famous in the whole world for its exceptional wine. Let us guide through this unique activity from Florence, giving an unmatched level of atonement and excitement.
Based in a truly picturesque environment you will be given a brief lesson to get acquainted with your horse, before a relaxed and easy hour horseback ride through a scenic landscape made of the typical Tuscan hillside, olive groves, and vineyards. An approximately 1.5-hour horse experience that will immerse you in the true essence of the Tuscan countryside, like no other experience.
After the beautiful horse ride, you will then reach a fascinating ancient olive oil mill in a noble estate, and given a guided tour of their spectacular spaces in a unique mix of ancient and modern setting, learning about the processes involved in producing olive oil. A taste of their gourmet olive oil will reveal all the incredible flavors that their passion and work generate.Then reach a boutique winery, visiting its small ancient cellar, combined with the modern workspace where incredible wines are produced, learn their peculiar approach to winemaking, that has granted them some of the most important wine awards worldwide.Enjoy a delicious typical Tuscan lunch in a restaurant, immersed in nature, tasting some of the incredible wines of the winery you just visited.You will then be taken back to Florence with a relaxed and scenic drive on one of our minivans.An interesting booklet on wine and the Chianti territory will be your memory to bring home.
If you are a lover of Florentine cuisine but also you want get in touch with the very essence of Tuscany, we recommend the Tuscany Wine Trail Tour or Cooking Class in Florence Discovering Italian Cuisine!
From the meeting point, in Florence, you will catch a confortable minivan that will take you to the stable to meet your horses. The tour will have a luch break and tour of the wine cellars of a 14th century winery and villa. Schedule return to the city is approximately at 4 pm
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest you to wear comfortable shoes and clothes. In summer, we suggest you to bring a bottle of water and solar protection.
The tour is for over 14 years only. The horseback ride is easy and relaxed and does not require previous experience. Please do not expect to trot or canter.
Horses can bear up to 220 lbs (100 kg). Long-leave pants and sports shoes are required (no flip-flops please!).
RAIN POLICY:The tour departure might be canceled due to rain.We will do our best to proceed with the tour. However, rain could prevent us from being able to offer an enjoyable and fully safe experience on the horse.In any case, clients should show up at the meeting point at the scheduled time, or contact the office in advance.