Small-Group Supertuscans Wine Tour - Florence

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 7 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    9:30am, Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes prior departure time
  • Departure Details :
    FLORENCETOWN TOURS & NEWS STAND (kiosk next to the Apple store)
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Explore the variety of flavors in Tuscany's famous red wines during this small group 7-hour tour. An English-speaking wine expert will be your guide on this all-day trip departing from Florence and traveling by minivan to three different wineries. Learn to distinguish between wine scents and flavors during a tasting at each winery. The setting of each vineyard, including a medieval castle and a family-run organic estate, is a highlight of this tour.After your introduction to the renowned Supertuscans, you will taste other Tuscan specialties during a gourmet lunch with wine pairings in the 1,000 year old cellar of a noble villa.

Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Lunch included

Know More about this tour

Discover vineyards, olive groves, castles, and historic villas during this all-day, 7-hour wine tour, departing from Florence at 9:30am. During this small group tour led by an English-speaking sommelier, you will travel to three different wineries in the rolling hills of Tuscany. Each winery visit will include a tasting and the opportunity to learn about different methods of wine production.

You will learn the differences between the wines of Chianti, including what distinguishes "Chianti Classico" and which wines pair best with your favorite foods. This tour is focused on discovering the world of Supertuscans, considered the ultimate expression of a producer's winemaking skills. You will taste wines at each of the three wineries that are renowned for Supertuscan production and your sommelier guide will teach you how to distinguish between the acidity, aromas, and flavors of different grapes grown throughout Tuscany.

The setting of each vineyard is a highlight of this tour. You will visit medieval castles, Renaissance villas, and a family-run organic farm. During the final stop, you will enjoy a gourmet lunch served in the 1,000-year-old cellar of a noble villa. Tuscan cuisine prepared with local products will be served, with wine pairings. The tour includes transportation by minivan back to Florence, arriving around 4:30pm.

Inclusions

  • Small-group, semi-private tour with personalized attention
  • Transportation from and to Florence by comfortable minivan
  • English-speaking sommelier guide
  • Tour of three Tuscan wineries (including an organic farm)
  • Learn about winemaking techniques from an expert
  • Wine tastings at each winery, including Supertuscans
  • Olive Oil and typical product tasting
  • Gourmet Tuscan lunch in a historic villa

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Please note that Italy's law doesn't permit selling alcoholic beverage to teens under 18; clients under this age will be served non-alcoholic beverages.

Get in touch prior to the tour with requests regarding special needs or impaired mobility 

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