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  • Castle and Chianti wine tour
    Price from 170 eur per person
  • Castle and Chianti wine tour
    Price from 170 eur per person
  • Castle and Chianti wine tour
    Price from 170 eur per person

Castle and Chianti wine tour

Combining exquisite wines with an unforgettable medieval setting - lunch - wine tasting class.

Castle and Chianti wine tour from Florence

Nestled between the cities of Florence and Siena, who were bitter rivals throughout history, the old Chianti region was a highly contested area and is therefore saturated with gorgeous medieval castles and keeps. Over time, many of these castles have been converted into world famous wineries.Throughout your tour you will experience the magic of the old Chianti region with its rolling hills and quaint villages. You will have the opportunity to visit medieval cellars, enjoy wonderful Tuscan cuisine, and learn everything you could ever hope to know about the wines and winemaking process.

Our guides will introduce you to the traditional wines of Chianti like Chianti Rufina Riserva while also giving you the chance to try DOCG and IGT “Super Tuscans.” While we take you to some of the most famous wineries in the region, we also pride ourselves in giving you a flavor of the local culture. Therefore, one of wineries we visit is on a much smaller scale and is often family owned. This enables you to connect with the proprietor on a much more personal level while he/she shows you the finer aspects of viticulture.



Price 170 eur
per person
Wine tour briefly
  • shared tour
  • 170 per person
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, from March until December
  • from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • English
  • including lunch and more
  • Chianti Rufina
  • departure from Florence
Availability and Price
Space is limited, so we suggest booking in advance. Minimum of 2 participants are needed in order for the tour to be run.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, from March until December
schedule, detail and photo Castle and Chianti wine tour wine tour
SCHEDULE
  • 09.30 a.m. Departure from Florence.
  • 10.30 a.m. Arrival at the first winery where you will be introduced to wine with a simple wine tasting lesson.
  • 01.00 p.m. Lunch of a typical Tuscan menu at traditional trattoria.
  • 02.00 p.m. Departure to next winery through Tuscan hills and vineyards. 02.30 p.m.
  • 02.30 p.m. Arrival at second winery with tour and wine tasting. 04.45 p.m.
  • 04.30 p.m. Return to Florence by approx. 5 p.m.



Price 170 Eur per person. INCLUSIONS
  • Shared transportation in a comfortable air-conditioned minivan
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Visit to 2 wineries in the Chianti Rufina region
  • Multi-course freshly made Tuscan meal with wine at the restuarant
  • Wine tasting lesson to approach wine
  • Guided visit through the winery, and the vines
  • Taste Chianti Rufina Riserva, Pinot Grigio and & different Super Tuscans
  • Extra virgin olive oil tasting
  • Maximum of 8 people per guide


not included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Tips and gratuities



Meeting Point
Meeting Point in Florence at Piazza Cavalleggeri, in front of the Biblioteca Nazionale "National Library".

review
Cristina Carabetta USA, 2018-04-02
Madeline Deneen USA, 2018-03-29
Maggie Vocks USA, 2017-12-09
Allison Haack USA, 2017-11-23
Kevin Christenson USA, 2017-10-29
Samantha Mantuano USA, 2017-10-29
Frank Napolitano USA, 2017-10-16
Liz Stone USA, 2017-09-20
Joe Walls USA, 2017-09-17
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