Enjoy the greater wine area of Tuscany called “Chianti Classico” with a selection of special wineries and the knowledge of a sommelier that will lead the way in the world of Chianti wine and olive oil.
Chianti Classico is one of the most well-known wines of the world with its distinctive logo of the Black Rooster that guarantees the authentic taste of Tuscan wine.
The area explored is outstanding; with its olive groves, cypresses and vineyards that produce some of the best wines in the world with a blend of Sangiovese, Canaiolo and different varieties of red grapes blended differentely by the producers.
During the day you will learn the different characteristics of wine, you will get to know how distinguish the acidity, the taste, and flavour pairing with food.
This glorious trail will give you the chance to get acquainted with the history of wine and the secret of how to keep long lasting traditions alive.
This experience includes the visit of an olive oil mill in an ancient noble estate, where you will enjoy a guided tour of their spaces in a unique mix of ancient and modern setting, learning about the processes involved in producing olive oil. A taste of their gourmet olive oil will reveal all the incredible flavours that their passion and work generate.
After the olive oil experience you will discover two wineries and their cellars: a famous and glorious winery, with a spectacular cellar, and a fascinating small boutique winery. Both wineries boast international wine awards.
The tour also includes the wine tastings at the wineries you will visit, a typical Tuscan meal and many photo opportunities.
- 2 winery visits
- 2 wine tastings
- 1 olive oil visit
- 1 olive oil tasting
- Transportation in/out Florence
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Any personal expenses
- Food and drink not mentioned
Florencetown booking office in Piazza Mentana. Please make sure to arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes in advance.
Fully refundable up until 8 days before departure time