Enjoy asmall-groupstreet food tour with historic highlights. Some sights you may be familiar with, but others are less visited and quite intriguing. Included are the splendid Duomo, the Santa Croce Basilica, San Lorenzo Market, Palazzo Vecchioand the Piazza della Signoria.
Youll meet your expert English-speaking guide and walk to the local market. Here youll samplefresh pasta, extra virgin olive oil, truffle and cantucci biscuits. Succulent appetizers made with interesting combinations of prosciutto, cheeses and seasonal items will tempt your palate. Listen to the history of stimulating the appetite with a tasty morsel.
Have you always wanted to increase your knowledge of Florence cuisine? Along the way, youll taste traditional unique foodof extraordinary flavor, created by expert local craftsmen such as the Lampredotto. As they are presented for sampling, youll learn about the ingredients, the history and cooking methodin this enthralling portion of the tour.
Walk along ancient streets of classical architecture described by your friendly and interesting guide. See beautiful squares that were once the main marketplaces of this bustling city. See the Piazza San Lorenzo, a modern-day farmers market, open daily for the purchase of locally sourced delicacies.
Top off your tour with a delicious dish or cone of world-famous Italian gelato. With roots in Renaissance Florence, this cool treat has been a favorite since Michelangelos Day.
This is a 3 hour walking tour perfect for an introduction to the food, art and culture of the city. Small group size ensures interaction qith the guide that will give you precious suggestions for your stay.