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Brunello the Big Red Wine Tour

2018-10-28
Timothy Coyle
USA
Pierpaolo was an awesome tour guide! We were fortunate to have him to ourselves that morning. Having his knowledge of not only the wines (he is on his way to becoming a sommelier) but the region, Italian history, and other fun facts really enriched our experience on the tour. We stopped at two Brunello wineries - on...



Chianti and Super Tuscan Wine Tour is the best

2018-09-27
Eric TSE
HKG
Here I would like to thanks Matteo being our honored wine specialist and tour guide for the winery in Chianti. It was so nice to have such an enjoyable and relax trip to Florence. We can explore 3 different wineries and meet the winemakers and owners, face to face in learning how's the winemaking process and how to t...



Great Chianti wine tour with Matteo

2018-09-19
Sarah Chrisant
USA
We were two couples who booked this tour during our stay in Florence and it turned out to be a top highlight of our two weeks spent in Europe. If you are able to request a guide we highly recommend Matteo, he was knowledgeable about the wine and area but also made us feel very comfortable since we are certainly not ...



San Gimignano Wine Tour with Matteo

2018-09-17
Julie DiBiasio
USA
My husband and I went on this wine tour on September 4th - our second day in Florence and it was the highlight of our whole Italy trip! Our guide Matteo was fantastic, so knowledgeable and went above and beyond - even making us reservations at a delicious restaurant. The small group was perfect and the best way to s...



Chianti Wine tour not to be missed!

2018-09-17
Myles Milosevic
AUS
What can we say - Pierpaolo our guide for the day exceeded all our expectations! His knowledge of the region and the wines produced in the area was outstanding. His English was magnificent as our Italian is terrible. The wineries we visited were beautiful and the staff at each location were very personable with agai...



Giovanni was great! - Super Tuscan wine tour

2018-09-17
Tanya Cellucci
CAN
Our tour guide Giovanni picked us up from our hotel and he was just so kind and enthusiastic about what he does! We gave us the history of wine and of Tuscany and was very very knowledgeable! He was super patient when some things ran long- and he even stopped to bring us on the way back to show us a view of Florence...



Awesome Tuscan 3 Winery Tour Experience

2018-09-17
Debbie Rose
AUS
We met our tour guide Matteo, who gave us a brief rundown of the day's activities and the vineyards we would be visiting. During our ride, Matteo gave us further information about the region and the wines we would be tasting. His knowledge of the wine industry was excellent as was his English. We visited 3 very diffe...



Chianti 3 Winery Tour. Best experience of our trip to Italy!

2018-09-13
Jenna Durio
USA
The wine tour with Vittorio was, by far, the best experience of our time in Florence. He is a sommelier and extremely knowledgeable about not only the wine but also about the history of Florence and Tuscany. Our group of five had an incredible time at three different wineries – two small, family-run vineyards ...



San Gimignano an experience not to be missed!

2018-09-12
Linda Hoffmann
USA
Our travel agent booked this tour for us and we couldn’t have had a better experience for our Tuscan wine tour! We met our tour guide, Matteo, in the square outside of the national library at 9:30. We had 7 people in our group and we embarked in a small van out to wine country. Matteo was so knowledgeable abou...



Great Nobile di Montepulciano Wine Tour with Vittorio

2018-09-12
Daniel Stull
USA
What a fabulous day! We spent the entire day yesterday touring wineries around Montepulciano...Le Berne, Romeo, and Godiolo. We got a far more detailed look at winemaking than any other tour or tasting we have ever been on. We met the families, tasted fabulous wines and learned about the local winemaking traditions/p...



Truffle Hunting in Tuscany

2018-07-27
Michelle Rambo
USA
I wanted to let you know how splendid of a time we had on our tour with Hillary. She is a lovely person, jovial and congenial, and extremely knowledgeable, especially about wines. Everyone highly enjoyed the truffle search, Choco, and the scrumptious lunch. We also enjoyed the Chianti tasting and learning more about...



THE BEST TOUR - A REAL EXPERIENCE

2018-06-23
Nicole Bernard
GBR
We decided last minute to do a wine tour and wow, I am so glad we did! I can't stop talking about it to our friends and family. Our first stop was to small winery where we sampled 5 wines, maybe more and I loved every sip. I learned so much about how to see, smell, and taste good wine. We learned about their wine mak...



Great Brunello Wine Tour - What an awesome experience!

2018-06-23
Debbie Beaulieu
USA
We recently took the Brunello Wine Tour with Italy and Wine. It was the best wine tour we have ever experienced! Matteo was our guide, and he was outstanding. He was friendly, professional, and extremely knowledgeable. All of the guides from Italy and Wine are sommeliers who will tailor your experience to your level...



The super super Tuscans - Tasting Sassicaia and Guado al Tasso wines!

2018-06-23
Marisa Maleck
USA
We did this Bolgheri wine day tour with the knowledgeable, interesting, and fun Vittorio. We went to the lovely family-owned vineyard called Chiappini and also Guado al Tasso vineyard. We learned a lot about tasting and super Tuscans even though our knowledge level was already relatively high. Vittorio shared a grea...



HANDS DOWN THE BEST WINE TOUR - such a unique experience!

2018-05-06
Anthony Rosas
USA
This wine tour through Tuscany was absolutely incredible! Not only were the views and wines amazing, our guide Mateo was the best! He is so knowledgeable and taught us so much about the wine regions, how to taste wine and brought us to three very unique wineries! The best part was that it was such a small group, onl...



Amazing Tour in Chianti Classico

2018-05-06
susan Rix
AFG
I liked the fact that our driver was not only our guide but has attained Italy’s highest rated Sommelier level as well! It was also nice to be a group of only 6 of us. And of course, each of the three wineries we visited had their own special appeal and style of wine production. The luncheon with Winemaker Mis...



Absolutely fantastic Chianti Classico wine tour led by Vittorio

2018-05-02
Katelyn Murdock
USA
We cannot recommend this tour enough!! My husband and I loved every part of the tour- it is well worth the time and cost. Vittorio was our wine guide and driver for the day- he selects the perfect wineries in order to give you a great and varied experience and helps you to learn about wine and the region. We enjoyed...



Amazing Day in Montalcino

2018-04-24
Matthew Kolibas
USA
My wife and I did the Brunello Montalcino wine tour leaving from Florence and had an amazing time! It was interesting getting to stop at a family-owned winery and also see a bigger more commercialized one and how they differ in production and size. The food on the tour was some of the best we’ve had in Italy a...



Vernaccia di San Gimignano wine tour was a highlight of our Florence trip

2018-04-05
Mary Macdougall
USA
My husband and went on the tour to two Vineyards and the town of San Gimignano. Our Tour Guide Matteo was very nice and knowledgeable - we had a great time with him. We had a low level of knowledge of wines and vineyards, but that did not matter as Matteo and the Vineyards we visited were more than willing to spend ...



Wonderful Truffle Hunting Experience

2018-04-05
Luke Clark
GBR
Vittorio and Francesca provide a fantastic experience hunting for truffles, before then offering guests a superb lunch using the freshly unearthed truffles and local delicacies. Vittorio then took us to a wine tasting in the heart of the Chianti region, which was enlightening as well as gloriously tasty - I would hi...



Fabulous day of Castles and Chianti wine tour

2018-04-02
Cristina Carabetta
USA
The Castle & Chianti tour was an absolute delight! The tour was fun, delicious, and informative. We drank, ate, laughed, and learned a lot! The wine at each winery was wonderful, the vineyards were breathtaking (inside and out), and our tour guide, Pierpaolo, was very informative, He taught us so much about the ...



Truffle Hunt and Chianti Tour with Matteo

2018-03-30
Annie Asdal
USA
We were a group of five that thoroughly enjoyed our day with our great guide, Matteo. He was personable, interested in his guests, and a had a great rapport with the truffle and winery folks. He was a professional sommelier and knowledgeable about a wide breadth of topics - enough to answer our questions for an enti...



Chianti and Castles - fabulous tour

2018-03-29
Madeline Deneen
USA
My boyfriend and I booked the shared/group Castle & Chianti wine tour for the last day/night of our Italy trip and it ended up just being a very memorable private tour for the both of us. This tour with the ever-entertaining Hillary was by far the highlight of our trip!! Spending the entire day with Hillary was am...



Wine and truffle hunt tour with Vittorio

2018-03-18
Kate Ross
USA
The truffle hunting & wine tour experience was one of the best and most authentic I have ever booked. Vittorio was an amazing host & you can tell he puts a great deal of planning and preparation into each experience to ensure the day exceeds expectations. We started the day truffle hunting with the truffle H...



Wonderful Wine and Wonderful Day

2018-03-16
Alec Moore
USA
We had a very nice trip with Vittorio. He had an impressive wealth of knowledge about the Chianti region, and was very good for a mix of people, some who knew wine and some who didn't. The places he brought us were really interesting and very cool, and we really enjoyed the day. I highly recommend taking this tour.



Amazing Wine Tour of Prosecco Valley

2018-03-15
Robyn Ehrlich
USA
Since my husband and I love prosecco we really wanted to take a tour during our visit to Venice. This tour was one of the highlights to Italy. Marco’s directions and meeting place were easy to find. He explained lots of things on our way to the winery. The scenery is breathless once you get there. On the way h...



Castle & Wine tasting with Hilary

2017-12-09
Maggie Vocks
USA
My husband and I did the castle and Chianti tour with Hillary for our honeymoon. She was absolutely wonderful to spend the entire day with and we really enjoyed our tour! The sites were amazing and the people we were able to meet and speak with were a definite highlight of our trip! I’m so glad we chose this t...



A Sparkling Tour of the Prosecco Region

2017-12-07
Margaret Griffin
USA
My husband and I booked a tour of the Prosecco wine region while we were in Venice. Marco picked us up right on time at the Troncetto and took us to three lovely wineries. At one we were able to try Prosecco that had been done in the original method by fermenting it in the bottle. Delicious and nothing we can get ba...



Prosecco Tour was a great day away from Venice

2017-12-07
Anthony Calabrese
USA
We had a terrific day with Marco this June. He picked us up in front of the people mover station at Tronchetto  on the west side of Venice and we had a nice, albeit somewhat quiet ride into the hills of the Veneto. Marco surprised us with a stop at a Fattoria or cheese “factory” for a quick snack - ...



Fantastic Chianti Classico wine tour led by Barbara

2017-11-23
Allison Haack
USA
My husband and I did the Castle and Chianti tour with Barbara and it was one of the highlights of our week in Italy. Barbara was a spectacular guide. He was friendly, funny and extremely knowledgeable about wine and all things in Florence.  We visited a castle in the morning where we had a private tasting in th...



Must Try Truffle Hunting and Wine Tour!

2017-10-29
Christo Watson
USA
The tour was amazing! Our guide, Hilary, was super fun and very knowledgeable. We had a great time driving out of Florence into the countryside and learning about the food and history of the region. The truffle hunt was fun and we got to learn a lot about the area. For the wine tours, we had an excellent time tastin...



Absolutely fantastic Nobile di Montepulciano wine tour led by Matteo

2017-10-29
Molly McGregor
USA
Matteo was an excellent and insightful tour guide through the wines of Montepulciano. Add in a historic walk through the center of town and it was a tour I highly recommend.



What an amazing day!

2017-10-29
Samantha Mantuano
USA
Booked a group wine tour for one of our days in Florence. Turns out only we had booked, so we had our own private tour! I appreciate that they did not cancel. Our guide was Vittorio. He was so knowledgeable! My husband and I know nothing about wine so we appreciated that he answered our endless questions. He took us...



Best Wine Tour!

2017-10-29
Kevin Christenson
USA
Four of us went on this wine tour which included two wineries, one which was at a castle. Our tour guide Vittorio, couldn't have been a better guide. He was extremely knowledgeable about wine but also about many other subjects that had nothing to do with wine. Both wineries were excellent and the presentation of the ...



Amazing Tour & Experience. At the very top of the list of my travel experiences!

2017-10-28
Rosemary Servidio
USA
When our original truffle hunt tour with another company was cancelled I searched the internet and found the Italy and Wine website. After checking the wonderful reviews on TripAdvisor, we booked the tour and are so glad we did. This tour was the highlight of this trip to Italy. We were picked up in Firenze by Vitto...



Great Bolgheri wine tour - Ornellaia and Sassicaia

2017-10-25
Loyd Pettgrew
USA
Memorable Tour in Bolgheri! We were picked up promptly at our cruise ship in Livorno and wished to the Bolgheri area of Tuscany. Our guide did an excellent job to giving us the history of the area and viticultural how it differs from the rest of Tuscany. We stopped at Ornellaia, Osteria San Guido Enoteca that serves...



An Awesome Time with Great People

2017-10-24
Patrick Spizzo
USA
Vittorio picked us up at our hotel right on time and took us to two different wineries, including one that is also a medieval castle! The wines were great, Vittorio is very well educated in wines and does a great job explaining the nuances of Chianti and Sangiovese, and we had an amazing time! Lunch was provided at ...



Chianti Rufina Wine Tasting at Medieval Castle with Vittorio

2017-10-24
Daniel Dyer
USA
Vittorio picked us up at our hotel right on time and took us to two different wineries, including one that is also a medieval castle! The wines were great, Vittorio is very well educated in wines and does a great job explaining the nuances of Chianti and Sangiovese, and we had an amazing time! Lunch was provided at ...



Truffle Hunting great way to spend a day outside of Florence

2017-10-16
Michael Sanchez
USA
Great time on our Truffle Hunting and wine tasting tour. So glad we picked this tour! Hilary (our tour guide) was amazing and super knowledgeable on wine and was happy to provide a lot of history on just about anything you have a question on. It is a full day that will leave you with a lot of great memories.



San Gimignano Wine Tour with Vittorio

2017-10-16
Tanya Munoz
USA
This was the highlight of my trip and such an amazing experience. It had been raining the morning of, so everyone had canceled and we ended up having a private tour. (Everyone's loss because the rain stopped and the day was perfect) Vittorio was super charming and taught us a lot about the region on the way to the fi...



Castle and Wine tour with Vittorio

2017-10-16
Frank Napolitano
USA
What a great experience. Vittorio was well spoken and extremely knowledgeable. A sommelier first, Vittorio took us to three spots on the tour. first a 1500'd castle in the chianti region. After seeing the castle and the cellars, you sat in a private room with a huge fireplace, big wooden shutters and antique furnitur...



THE BEST CHIANTI TOUR - AN EXPERIENCE

2017-09-28
Gary Skrabutenas
USA
Topping off a special wedding anniversary trip to Florence for my wife and me was a fabulous Chianti wine tour with Vittorio. A professional sommelier and native of Florence, he was an exceptional host and provided us with much wine and local knowledge. In Italy it’s all about pairing wine with food, and Vitto...



Amazing Tour in Chianti

2017-09-23
Eileen Skrabutenas
USA
Booked two shared wine tours through Italy and Wine on our recent trip to Florence - The first covered Vino Nobile di Montepulciano and the second, Chianti Classico and SuperTuscans. Without a doubt the best experience of our trip! Although we are knowledgeable wine enthusiasts, we had little previous exposure to th...



Vernaccia di San Gimignano a great white wine of Tuscany

2017-09-22
Ngoc Kang
USA
There are many red wine tours but this white wine tour gives you the best of both worlds. You get both whites and reds. On top of that, you get an amazing homemade lunch from the family owning the vineyard. This is the best part of our trip!



Francesca was the best!

2017-09-20
juan pablo di lelle
CAN
This tour was one of the highlights of our trip. When was the last time you went scouting the forest with an expert truffle hunter and her talented truffle-hunting dog, then ate delicious truffle-based dishes with lovely wine? We were picked up on time by our amazing guide, Raffaella. On the way to San Miniato she e...



The only day trip worth trying - truffle hunting, delicious lunch, amazingly knowledgeable sommelier Pierpaolo

2017-09-20
Maggie McKnight-Whitford
CAN
This has easily been the highlight of a vacation in Italy and Greece! Francesca and Pierpaolo were both amazing! So knowledgeable and patient. Choco, the truffle hunting dog was pretty impressive as well. The food was delicious as was the wine and olive oil! Definitely recommend!



Private Chianti Classico Wine Tour

2017-09-20
Christina Gordon
USA
A great day featuring wine tasting and touring at small, medium and large wineries. All informative, each a little different, wines excellent. As well as our tour guide Vittorio. He was knowledgeable and knew when to let the experience speak for itself. We tasted Chianti Classico, Riserva and Supertuscan wines. All ...



PHENOMENAL EXPERIENCE - Truffle and Wine

2017-09-20
Olivia Shetler
USA
We chose this tour among several tempting tours in Florence because of the unique combo of a truffle hunting excursion, truffle-themed lunch, and a tour of a Chianti-region winery (not to mention meeting an adorably truffle-hunting dog!). The day was very well-paced, and our tour guide, Hillary, was extremely helpfu...



Amazing Tour & Experience. At the very top of the list of my travel experiences!

2017-09-20
Adam Walsh
GBR
A fantastic day with Hillary. Great travel, wines, and conversation. Changed the group plans to our liking when we mentioned a restaurant we had been to which produced their own wine, fantastic wines tasted and all with the expert knowledge of Hilary. Great food after truffle hunting, found 4 delicious smelling truf...



Chianti & Castle Wine Tour in Tuscany

2017-09-20
Liz Stone
USA
My friend and our teenage daughters (17 and 19) went on the Castles and Chianti wine tour at the end of July, and it was the highlight of our week in Italy! I was a little worried about the teens on an all day tour, as neither are lovers of wine, but the stories of the 2 wineries and Fabian's amazing knowledge of win...



The Vernaccia di San Giminiano wine tour from Florence

2017-09-20
Nicole Pegg
USA
Wow! What a day! My husband and I knew that we wanted to visit a few wineries during our 2 night stay in Florence and narrowed down our choice to Wine Tours with Italy and Wine. The day started with a trip to San Gimignano where the highlight were the views and the delicious gelato! It was extra special for me, sinc...



San Gimignano wine tour - Amazing white wine experience!

2017-09-19
Beth Triana
USA
My family wanted to book a wine tour and most companies only offer up to 8 people but we had 9. We also wanted to be able to taste some white wines and not all reds knowing Tuscany is famous for its Chianti. I emailed Italy and Wine and they were so accommodating to our requests and our guide, Ingrid, was so informa...



Vernaccia di San Gimignano wine tasting trip

2017-09-19
David Wight
GBR
We were desperate to do a wine tour when we visited Florence and the decision to book on this tour was a great decision! When we arrived in the morning, due to certain circumstances we were lucky enough to get a private tour (the two of us) all to ourselves despite planning a shared tour. Vittorio took us for the da...



Chianti & Super Tuscan wine tour - Absolutely Recommend

2017-09-19
Brielle Lintz
USA
My husband and I were debating doing a wine tour and ended up booking this tour last minute and it turned out to be the best decision we made! This was the best wine tour we have ever been on and we have been on many in California. Vittorio is so passionate about wines and taught us so many interesting things about ...



Montepulciano wine tour - The best in Tuscany

2017-09-19
Eileen Skrabutenas
USA
Italy and Wine is absolutely the best place to go for an in depth tour of Tuscan wines. Our tour of Vino Nobile di Montepulciano featured tastings at three wineries with an amazing lunch prepared and paired with outstanding wines. Fabian, a trained sommelier, was highly knowledgeable, personable and explained each t...



Chianti Classico/Super Tuscan 3 Winery Tour

2017-09-19
Carla Quinteros
CAN
Our wine tour with the charming Vittorio was truly the highlight of our honeymoon in Italy. We traveled to three vineyards in Tuscany and Vittorio taught us a number of things about the region between stops. At the first vineyard, Vittorio walked us through the proper technique for wine tasting. Now...I'm sure everyo...



Incredible Wine Tour

2017-09-17
Joe Walls
USA
Fantastic time. Being from California, I've been on quite a few wine tours but still had no clue what I was doing during tastings... Now, at least I feel like I know what I'm doing! There is a simple three step assessment that we were taught on this tour: 1) viewing the wine and understanding what the color, stems, an...



San Gimignano wine tour - The highlight of our Tuscan experience!

2017-08-04
Laura Mangiavacchi
ITA
We had a lovely time with Vittorio! The food was great. It was a small group which made the experience a lot more personal. There was ample food and wine to taste and we came away having learnt a lot about wine production in Italy. The hills surrounding Florence are just sensational and this tour is a must!


Popular wine tours from Italy & Wine's portfolio

Vernaccia di San Gimignano Wine Tour

Blending the bold red of Chianti with the crisp white of San Gimignano - lunch with saffron menu.
  • From 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • San Gimignano
  • Tuesday and Friday, from March until November
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€ 170

Castle and Chianti wine tour

Combining exquisite wines with an unforgettable medieval setting - lunch - wine tasting class.
  • from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Chianti Rufina
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, from March until December
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€ 170

Chianti & Super Tuscan 3 Wineries

Experience the magic of Chianti Classico, visit 3 wineries - lunch at the winery - wine tasting class.
  • from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Chianti Classico
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, From February until December
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€ 170

Truffle Hunting & Wine Tasting

Enjoy the charming Tuscan countryside and the haunting beauty of the Tuscan forests.
  • from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • San Miniato
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, All year round
Check Availability pax
€ 180

Truffle Hunting in Tuscany

Combining White & Black Truffles with a delicious lunch in a farm of San Miniato
  • from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • San Miniato
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, From October until December
Check Availability pax
€ 180

Chianti Wine Tour

Winter Program - Visit to a couple of Chianti wineries, tuscan lunch and wine tasting class.
  • from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Chianti Classico
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, From November until March
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€ 130
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