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From Florence: Private Half-Day Chianti Tour & Wine Tasting

From Florence: Private Half-Day Chianti Tour & Wine Tasting

From US$ 267.15 per person

In the heart of Tuscany lies Chianti, a region of rolling hills, beautiful olive groves, vineyards and grand villas. Tour Chianti by private car and enjoy the experience to its fullest with a tasting of prestigious Chianti wines.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Italian
Pickup included
Pickup available at your centrally located Florence accommodation, at either 9:00 AM or 2:45 PM.
Small group
Limited to 7 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Take a private tour of Chianti, the jewel of Tuscany, including a tasting of Chianti wines in a historical wine estate
  • Enjoy the panoramic views of the vineyards and olive groves, as well as Romanesque churches, charming farmhouses and impressive villas
  • Taste an authentically Tuscan snack, included with your wine tasting
  • Benefit from pick-up and drop off at hotels located in central Florence
  • Enjoy transportation in a private car
Full description
In the heart of Tuscany lies Chianti, a region of rolling hills and countryside that are unmatched in their beauty. Take part in a private tour of Chianti, which is made complete with a wine tasting that takes place in the cellars of a renowned winery. Adding to the luxurious nature of this tour and tasting, you determine when you want your tour to begin. When you are ready to depart your own private vehicle will come to your centrally-located Florence hotel. The car and your English-speaking driver are at your disposal for up to 4 hours. You will begin your experience with a drive through the Tuscan countryside to Chianti. En route you will see wooded areas, vineyards and olive groves, before a stop in a typical Medieval Chianti village. Make sure you bring a camera as the views are panoramic and unforgettable. Romanesque churches, charming farmhouses and villas and castles of rare beauty dot the landscape. Your wine tasting will take place in a historic wine estate and will focus on the famous and prestigious Chianti wines. You will learn about how Chianti was first made in the 13th-century as a white wine. Your tasting will also include some typically Tuscan snacks. A private car, tasting Chianti wine in a castle and touring the Tuscan countryside; does life get any better than this?
Includes
  • Pick-up and drop-off from hotels located in central Florence
  • English speaking driver
  • Private vehicle at your disposal for a maximum of 4 hours
  • Historical Chianti winery visit with wine tasting of five fine wines accompanied by local snacks
  • Gratuities
  • Additional food and beverages
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • All participants who are 12 years and older must present a Green Pass that is valid in the EU and has a verifiable QR code. Valid Green Passes can be obtained by uploading either proof of vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection within the last 6 months, a negative PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts, or a negative antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts to the Green Pass or Covid Certificate apps
  • All participants must also bring a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, etc)

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Delicious wine, beautiful scenery, gracious hostess!

April 9, 2019

The chauffeur enthusiastically introduces each Chianti location and attraction, in addition to the beautiful Montecchio winery and the delicious red wines such as Chianti Classico. The driver also took us on a tour of the village of Chianti. Nice Trip!

August 8, 2019

Marco did a great job and provided a lot of Information that was very useful

January 20, 2020

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