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Taste of Chianti: Tuscan Cheese, Wine and Lunch from Florence provided by Walkabout Florence Tours

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Overview
Gain in-depth knowledge about Tuscany's cuisine, winemaking, and history on this full-day tour from Florence. With transportation provided, you can listen to your guide's commentary and enjoy the scenery while you travel through the Tuscan countryside in a 4x4 vehicle. The off-road transportation gives you access to a Chianti cellar, a historic villa, and a wine estate. A 3-course traditional Italian meal is included.
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You'll start at
Walkabout Florence Tours
Via Vinegia, 23R, 50122 Firenze FI, ItalyCheck in 8:45 am
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  • 1
    Walkabout Florence Tours
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Villa le Corti
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 3
    Località Rignana
    Stop: 90 minutes -
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  • 4
    Lamole Di Lamole
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Greve in Chianti
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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You'll end at
Walkabout Florence Tours
Via Vinegia, 23R, 50122 Firenze FI, ItalyCheck in 8:45 am
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Highlights
  • Hear in-depth commentary on Tuscan cuisine and wine from your guide
  • Includes several stops at wineries, olive-oil mills, and a butcher
  • 3-course Tuscan lunch at a handpicked restaurant
  • Provided transportation means a sober, designated driver
What to Expect
Meet your air-conditioned, 4x4 minibus in central Florence. As you ride, enjoy watching the city landscape melt into rolling hills of vineyards and olive groves while your guide takes care of the navigation. Stop at a winery owned by a prominent Italian family to taste a selection of carefully curated wine, cheese, and olive oil. You also get a guided tour of the cellars to learn how wine and olive oil are made. At a nearby Tuscan restaurant, dig into a 3-course meal, including regional specialties paired with two glasses of Chianti. Move on to an award-winning winery and learn about and taste Chianti Classico. Then head to Greve in Chianti to pick up salumi from a butcher, before heading back to Florence.
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Departure Point
Walkabout Florence Tours, Via Vinegia, 23R, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy
Duration
10h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Transport by air-conditioned 4x4 vehicle
  • Professional guide
  • 9 samples of wine
  • 2 samples of olive oil
  • Food tastings
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Villa le Corti
  • Entry/Admission - Lamole Di Lamole
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Vegetarian option are not available and other alternative dietary requirements cannot be catered for
  • Minimum age is 18 years old
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 26 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Matthew Bagin wrote a review May 8
Toronto, Canada2 contributions1 helpful vote
We visited three beautiful wineries throughout the Chianti region and our guide Gloria was amazing at telling the story of each one. She provided great detail in describing the processes used to produce the wine and olive oil. When it came to tasting, she made sure we knew what
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from walkaboutflorence, Owner at Taste of Chianti: Tuscan Cheese, Wine and Lunch from Florence
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hello, We are sure that Gloria will be extremely happy to know that you had an amazing experience on our wine tour with her. Thanks for sharing! Kind Regards Walkabout
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Carlos Q wrote a review Mar 2020
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This tour was one of our best experiences in Italy. It is a full day activity but they take you all over the Chianti area to have different wines and cheese. The lunch was unreal yummy with a great view. Alex was an amazing tour guide that you can just tell loves what he does
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from walkaboutflorence, Front Office Manager at Taste of Chianti: Tuscan Cheese, Wine and Lunch from Florence
Responded Mar 17, 2020
Hello, Wow, a big thank you from us and especially Alex for this review! It really makes our day to know this was an amazing experience for you :). Kind Regards, Walkabout
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Rebecca D wrote a review Mar 2020
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My husband and I booked this tour as part of our honeymoon. Alex was our guide and was extremely friendly, attentive, and knowledgeable. We were fortunate enough to be in a group with only two other couples which made the experience even more special and personalized. Tasted
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from walkaboutflorence, Front Office Manager at Taste of Chianti: Tuscan Cheese, Wine and Lunch from Florence
Responded Mar 8, 2020
Hello, Wow, we are loving your review about your wonderful full day experience with Alex! Thank you for letting us be part of your honeymoon. Kind Regards, Walkabout
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Connor W wrote a review Mar 2020
Kalamazoo, Michigan2 contributions
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This tour is worth every penny. At first, the armored-looking vehicle seemed like it could be a gimmick. However, it really was useful and necessary for getting to some of the smaller and more remote stops, making it a highly memorable and less commercial feel. There is a nice
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from walkaboutflorence, Front Office Manager at Taste of Chianti: Tuscan Cheese, Wine and Lunch from Florence
Responded Mar 2, 2020
Hello Connor, Thank you very much for sharing here your great experience on our 4x4 bus through the Chianti and especially for your outstanding description of our tour leader Stefano. We couldn't agree more on that :D Kind Regards Walkabout
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Shaney F wrote a review Feb 2020
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I took a solo backpacking trip through Italy over the summer and decided to stop in Florence to visit Tuscany. The Chianti Wine Tour and our guide, Martina, exceeded all my expectations. Not only is Martina incredibly knowledgable, but she made sure we got to sample some of the
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from walkaboutflorence, Front Office Manager at Taste of Chianti: Tuscan Cheese, Wine and Lunch from Florence
Responded Feb 26, 2020
Hello, Thanks a lot for letting us know that this tour with Martina exceeded your expectations. Kind Regards Walkabout
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