Florence and Tuscany in one day.
If your heart is telling you that you want to do it all while here in Florence but you are on a time restraint. Like see the famous works of art, museums, food/wine tour and tasting, enjoy the typical local Tuscan specialties then don't worry! We have the perfect solution for you;)
Spend the morning with Aniko in Florence exploring the hidden treasures that old town has to offer, visiting museums, seeing the famous works of Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Brunelleschi and many more! All the while having everything explained to you in mother tongue English. Then just as it is starting to warm up in the city and your feet couldn't take another step, you will be whisked off into the stunning Florentine/Chianti hillside to a 15th century villa in the middle in the middle of nature seeming as though you have entered a Tuscan dream.
You will drive through vineyards and olive groves and immediately feel the cool Tuscan breezes on your face. Laura will take you on a tour of the villa, vineyards, olive grove production and to visit the cellars, then you will have a tasting of three wines, accompanied by local Tuscan meats and cheeses and pasta made with fresh tomatoes and basil from the villa's orchard and to finish a sweet Vin Santo. You'll enjoy a full tasting of four wines – one blended white with beautiful layers , one hundred percent Sangiovese with the perfect balance of tannins and acid and of course one of Tuscany's most famous and the wine makers creative blend, the Super Tuscan.
You will learn the fermentation and vinification methods used to create these fine wines. You will learn the difference between Chianti and Chianti Classico, all about our appellation system with the DOC and DOCG labeling, and much more.
By the end of the tour you feel like an Italian wine expert! This is the PERFECT way to experience many of the must do's in Tuscany in one day in a relaxed and organized fashion, you won't have to worry about a thing except for soaking the all of the knowledge and beauty that will be imparted to you on your fantastic day under the Tuscan sun;)
Duration: Approximately 6 hours
Start time: 9:00 am
Drop off : 3:00 pm