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Food Tour in Florence: 3-Hour Walking Tour

3.6 / 5

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Food Tour in Florence: 3-Hour Walking Tour

From $78.56 per person

Explore Florence through its food culture and sample local produce from earthy truffles to olive oil and gelato on a 3-hour walking tour. Indulge your taste buds with the finest food and get an insight into Florentine food history along the way.

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Free cancellation
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Get an insight into the best local food stores, restaurants, and wine bars in Florence
  • Sample delicious local fare, including earthy truffles and artisan chocolates
  • Learn about the local extra virgin olive oil, and sample some too
  • Enjoy a localized food history lesson before sampling the best gelato in town
  • Relax with a glass of Chianti at the end of the tour
Full description
Enjoy a 3-hour food tour of Florence, and experience the Cradle of the Renaissance through its culinary culture. Your tour begins at a delightful food store specializing in earthy truffles, where you’ll enjoy a glass of Prosecco with a truffle Panini. An artisan chocolate tasting is next, followed by a visit to a local olive oil boutique. The owner, Andrea, will host a balsamic vinegar and olive oil tasting, and enlighten you about the virtues of extra virgin olive oil. Learn about the history of Florence’s local and regional cuisines, while exploring the city’s small alleyways, walking through charming local suburbs. Along the way, indulge yourself with tastings of the best gelato in town, and end with a glass of Chianti served with tasty focaccia bread.
Includes
  • All tastings and samples
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Tips and gratuities for your guide
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Piazza della Repubblica, in front of the tall marble column situated in front of Gill Cafe and Rinascente Department Store

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  • For children from 6 years of age to 11 years, please select the child rate when booking
  • Children below the age of 6 can join the tour for free. Please inform the supplier when booking if you will be bringing a child under 6
  • Tours are conducted in small groups of no more than 12 people
  • Your tour is confirmed at the time of booking
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.6 /5

based on 5 reviews

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May 28, 2018

Best on first day in Firenze

Would be PERFECT for your first day in Firenze/Florence as it helps you see the area and learn more. There was plenty of little snacks along the way as well :)

January 22, 2017

August 4, 2019

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