The Chianti region is one of the most famous wine producing areas of Tuscany. This area is divided into 7 areas, each of which is dedicated to its own production. The Chianti area extends between the provinces of Florence and Siena.
The Chianti offers a succession of unique landscapes, gentle and green hills, traveling through the streets you will admire wide expanses of vineyards and olive groves, among which rise small villages and stone houses. This breathtaking landscape is very varied and all these features make the Chianti area unique.
The Chianti wine is a DOCG wine and is produced from the Sangiovese vineyard. During your Chianti Wine Tasting Tour you will discover the characteristics of Chianti wine, a color: lively ruby, with a smell, a vinous odor, with a scent of violet. On the palate you can taste a harmonious, savory, slightly tannic flavor.
You will also have the opportunity to taste the Chianti Classico, a wine produced for over 300 years, produced since the time of the Etruscans, symbolized with a black rooster inside a red circle, the color of wine.
You can decide whether to start your tour in the morning or afternoon.
Thanks to your private driver you can travel through the Chianti hills to move between tastings.
You will start the Chianti wine tasting tour with the first tasting in the cellar, where you can taste and buy wines.
Later, you will move to another winery in the Chianti hills to taste other types of wines produced.
Your private driver at the end of the tour will bring you back to your hotel in Chianti.
60 days before departure will be subject to 30% of the program price.
59 – 30 days before departure will be subject to 60% of the program price.
29 days or less upon departure will be subject to 100% of the program price.
To book your wine tour, we require a deposit of 30% of the total to confirm the services. The balance must be paid 30 days before departure. If the tour date is less than 60 days, payment must be made in full.
Don’t worry if you’ve never heard of wine regions or Tuscan wine. The wine tastings with us are relaxed and during the tastings you will always have an expert who will explain the properties of the wines and will answer all your questions. All our tours are for people who love the finer things in life, especially wine.
If your knowledge of wine is wide, you will certainly not be disappointed because you will have the opportunity to get to know Tuscan wines and wine production in Italy.
No, there is not a minimum number of people participating in the tour. Even one person can book the Florence Wine Tasting Tour. In this case the same rate will be charged for two people.
Yes, of course that’s possible. Besides payment in cash, most wineries and wine shops accept credit and debit cards.
During your Wine Tour in Florence you will have a private driver for 4 hours, you can taste several glasses of wine and taste some of the typical Tuscan products. You will also have about half an hour to walk around the city center of Florence.
It is possible to book your wine tour up to 66 hours before the chosen date, for a last minute booking you can send an email to request availability.
We spent about 4 hours in Chianti and it was really fascinating. The hills, vineyards and olive groves make this area of the Tuscany unique! We tasted many wines of local production, we had very high expectations but it was better than we expected !!