Day trip from Florence to Chianti with wine tastings and lunch
One day tour to Tuscany, enjoying an intimate excursion across Chianti hills. With the guidance of an expert sommelier, you will get to know everything about wine production in this area, visiting three wineries and their cellars, with three wine tastings and lunch.
Full day semiprivate trip to Chianti hills from Florence highlights:
- Depart from Florence to the beautiful Chianti countryside
- Join a small group
- Learn everything about wine production and tasting with a sommelier
- Visit three famous wineries and thier cellars with tastings
- Enjoy a typical Tuscan lunch in the winery
Get to enjoy an intimate excursion to Tuscany in a vip small group. You will get to experience vineyards, olive groves villas, and magnificent castles. Thanks to a professional sommelier, you will also get to distinguish between wine scents and flavors during your wine tastings.
You will depart from Florence, joining a small group. A minivan will take you across the beautiful Florence surroundings and finally among the countryside of Chianti hills. The most amazing wines ever produced come from these hills that are just outside Florence and due to the beautiful climate a rich soil gives the wineries the opportunity to be leaders in the wine industry. during this day trip, you will admire stunning and green panoramas and lear everything about the wine production and tasting.
Visit of 3 wineries
During the day you will stop in three well known wineries, visiting their cellars. in each of them you will have a wine tasting of a excellent selection of the so called Supertuscan wines, red wines can be made with any variety of grapes, either blended or pure. It is a very precious wine that sometimes is difficult to find outside the latest vintage. Among the most famous supertuscans, there are Sassicaia, Ornellaia, Tignanello and Solaia. You will also have the chance to visit the green vineyards, learning all the secrets of Tuscan wine making production in Chianti area. Along with the wine tasting, you will also have a good Tuscan lunch in the wine boutique so that you will discover the delicious regional dishes.
Expert wine guide
This day tour experience will be even richer thanks to a sommelier, who will guide as you taste and learn about the different methods of wine production in two famous wineries plus an award winning boutique winery.You will get to learn tell the difference between the different Chianti wines and how to pair the best wines with the best food choices. Your expert wine guide will show you how to distinguish between the acidity and different aromas, flavors, scents of different grapes grown in the Tuscan regions. At the end of the tour, you will know how to pair the right (Tuscan) food to go with the right wine.
More wine experiences in Tuscany
For wine lovers, we suggest also our Vip small group day tour from Florence to discover Brunello wine or the Small Group Tour with Wine and Oil Tastings and Typical Lunch in Chianti, departing from Florence.
- Chianti hills
- Return transportation by minivan from Florence
- Guided visit to three wineries and cellars
- English speaking wine expert
- 3 Wine Tastings, one for each winery, with some of the best Tuscan wines (Supertuscans)
- Lunch with tuscan products
- Olive Oil and typical product tasting
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest wearing comfortable clothes and shoes. In summer, remember to bring a hat and a bottle of water; in autumn/winter, don't forget an umbrella.
Please note that Italy s law doesn t permit selling alcoholic beverage to teens under 18 y.o. so children under this age will be served non-alcoholic beverages.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking. You will receive a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.