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Florence and Wine tasting in Chianti

Explore the wonderful Florence with a professional guide and finish off your day with a superb wine tasting in the famous and breathtaking Chianti region. You will start your experience with an excellent and complete guided tour of Florence, cradle of the Renaissance. A 90-minute tour designed to give visitors a detailed overview of the city, sharing lots of facts and secrets of over 2,000 years of history. The guide will tell you about the Roman origins of Florence, will show you a 15th century mansion and will take you through the most iconic places of this wonderful destination, known all over the word. After the Florence tour, you will enjoy a typical Italian lunch with pizza or pasta and drinks included, before heading to the famous wine Chianti region for a scenic tour of 5 hours. You will soak in the picturesque scenery of its rolling hills dotted with vineyards and ancient cypresses and you will have the chance to visit a charming wine cellar, where you will learn the various stages of wine production and sample a few delicious wines along with a taste of salami and bruschetta. After the wine tasting you can relax in Monteriggioni Tenuta enjoying an ice cream or coffee.

At a glance

This experience includes:

  • A guided tour of Florence (90 minutes)
  • Lunch in Florence, with drinks
  • Expert multilingual guide
  • Visit at the winery
  • Wine tasting with salami and bruschetta
  • Vegeterian menu available on request

Not to be missed

  • Visit the iconic Ponte Vecchio and, for a local touch, get there through the famous Uffizi courtyard.
  • Enjoy the Brunelleschi's Dome and the beautiful golden door called "the Heaven's Gate". Two architectural wonders which will take your breath away.
  • In Monteriggioni, visit the sublime fortress bordered by ancient walls, mentioned in Dante's "Divine Comedy".

Best time to go

Any time is a good time to visit Florence. However, as for any famous Italian destinations, it can be quite crowded during high season. In order to truly appreciate the atmosphere, we would suggest to opt for spring or autumn: the weather is lovely and tourists are much less.