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Small group Chianti wine and olive oil tour

Free cancellation
Duration: 6 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

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Join the perfect experience for wine lovers and discover the Chianti area

Taste local 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 lunch

What to expect

The Tuscany wine and olive oil trail gives travelers the opportunity to enjoy the greater wine area of Tuscany called Chianti and in particular the Chianti Classico; Chianti Classico is one of the best-known wines in the world with its unmistakable logo depicting a black rooster. 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.

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 to 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 also includes a 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, typical Tuscan lunch and the opportunity to take plenty of wonderful photos along the way.

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

What’s included

Roundtrip transportation by minivan

English-speaking driver

Guided tour of 2 wineries with wine tasting

Guided visit to an olive oil mill and olive oil tasting

Typical Tuscan lunch with wine pairing

Free subscription to Food & Wine Club (25€ value) to access special discounts online on wine and typical products

Location

Piazza Mentana 2/R, 50123 Florence FI, Italy

Meeting point:

FlorenceTown - Booking Office.

Provider

Florence Town

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • Please inform the local operator of any food intolerance or allergy. You can find the contact information on the voucher after booking
  • Please note that Italian law doesn't permit selling alcoholic beverages to teens under 18 years of age

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