On this guided tour you will eat plenty of great food, drink delicious wine and visit famous and interesting sites of Florence.
Florence is the capital of Tuscany, one of the richest food and wine producing regions of Italy. On this tour you will taste its spoecialties and visit some of its most interesting and beautiful sites led by a local English speaking guide.
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Join us for an intimate guided Food and Cultural Tour of Florence. See the great Duomo and the Santa Croce Basilica. Come with us to some less visited attractions like the Canto dei Bischeri, Sasso di Dante and Piazza dei Ciompi.
An expert guide will meet you and escort you to the first exciting destination – a traditional vineria that serves a true Italian aperitivo. Sample traditional appetizers including olives, cheeses and items in season. Learn the history of their origin and preparation.
You’ll enjoy tasting the delicious wines of local Tuscan craftsmen, as your guide gives a lesson in viticulture. Learn about bouquet, color, region and technique in this fascinating stop on the tour.
As you walk to the next attraction, your guide will describe local sights, including the beautiful squares that were once the main shopping places of this glorious city. See the Piazza Sant’Ambrogio, a thriving marketplace open daily for the purchase of farm-fresh goods.
As you make your way to dining establishments on the tour, you’ll learn how traditional recipes are guarded and handed down from one generation to the next. Hospitable innkeepers will welcome you, and robust Tuscan soup will warm your heart, as well as your palate.
The tour ends on a high note with a generous serving of homemade gelato, the luscious Italian ice cream served throughout the region. This treat has its roots in ancient Roman times, when ice and snow were stored in cellars for the preparation of this refreshing dish.
The Food and Cultural Tour of Florence offers a unique combination of dining and sightseeing that will make your visit a memorable one.
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|TIME||10 AM - 2 PM (approximately 4 hours)|
|WEATHER||Tour takes place rain or shine|
|REQUIREMENTS||Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels - Options for vegetarians|
|SIZE||Max 14 people per tour (except for private groups. In this case we arrange a special tour)|
|MEETING POINT||Where we meet: In the Old Town - (exact meeting location provided after booking)|
|PRICE||Contact us for a quick quote. Discounts for children and large groups.|
Contact us for more details about this tour and if you have special wishes or needs we can customize the itinerary.