There's something special about riding a Vespa through the picturesque Tuscan countryside, like the feeling of the wind in your hair and the sun on your face as you explore the region's hidden gems and soak in the natural beauty of the area. And that’s not it, as if you choose this tour on two wheels, you are going to discover secrets behind the wine making process at local vineyards, while tasting the most aromatic and flavourish wines of Italy!
Depart from Florence and leave behind the hustle and bustle of the city
This will depart from Florence, and you will be carried out of town in a comfortable and climatized minivan along the scenic and silent country roads to the heart of Chianti. Before your exciting adventure through the Chianti countryside begins, you will receive an orientation conducted by an English speaking trained professional, ensuring the safe operation of the Vespas before we head out for our engaging and enjoyable ride. A driving test in an enclosed space will be held to understand if everyone has enough confidence and safety on the Vespa to drive on open roads.
Reach the heart of Chianti to start your Tuscany Vespa Tour
Once the test is over, get ready to be transported into another world, leaving behind the hustle and bustle of the city for an out-of-stress and fun-filled day.
Best Highlights of our vespa tour
One of the highlights of our Vespa tour of Chianti is the opportunity to explore the region's charming Tuscan villages. You'll travel through the heart of Chianti and visit places that most tourists never get to see, experiencing the region's unique culture and history. Our expert guide will provide you with insight into the local way of life and ensure you don't miss a thing!
Enjoy the beautiful landscapes of the Chianti region
You will start your ride from the heart of Chianti, and it will continue along scenic country roads which will offer stunning views of the rolling hillside, vineyards and olive groves, little picturesque medieval churches. There will be the opportunity to stop for some pictures at the most beautiful panoramic points of the route, so don’t forget to bring your camera with you!
Visit Local Wineries on Our Tuscany Vespa Tour
Our Vespa wine tour from Florence wouldn't be complete without a visit to a local wineries. We'll take you into the cellars of some of the best wineries in the region, where you can sample some of the finest wines and learn about the region's rich winemaking traditions. You'll also get a chance to explore the stunning vineyards and take in the picturesque landscapes that have made Tuscany famous around the world in the iconic town of Greve in Chianti.
Taste Authentic Tuscan Cuisine on Your Vespa Tour
We believe that a true Tuscan experience isn't complete without sampling the region's incredible cuisine. That's why our Vespa tour of Chianti includes a delicious lunch made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. You'll get to taste traditional Tuscan dishes and enjoy a meal that perfectly complements the local wines.
Service is operated with ICONIC original 50cc PIAGGIO VESPA, Electric VESPA or (smaller) ZIP scooters. We also provide APE CALESSINO, also called Tuscany Tuk Tuk (3 wheeled Vespa, driven by a tour leader), as an alternative if you do not feel comfortable driving.
Mileage: about 20 miles round-trip (32 kms)
Terrain: Mostly paved country roads with little traffic.
Difficulty: Easy. Average speed 25 km/h (15 mls/h). Minivan support always available
IMPORTANT: A valid driving license is required (although you do not need a motorcycle license), make sure you have it with you on the tour, and you must be at least 18 years of age to drive, at least 13 years to be a passenger.
More Florence eXPeriences
If you want to explore the surroundings of Florence in an ecological and relaxing way, we recommend the Horseback Riding in Tuscany or the Bike Tour of Tuscany from Florence.
Instead, if you want discover Florence froma a new and romantic perspective, we recommend the Florence Boat Tour Experience!