Visit the charming Chianti wine region
Stroll through Tuscan villages
Drive through the gorgeous Tuscany countryside
Taste local wine & produce
Admire medieval architecture
Covid-19 Update: this tour will commence on Mondays and Thursdays from July 13th. The tour will be available in English, Spanish, French and Italian, please select your preferred language when you book. The use of masks is compulsory, please bring your own to wear on tour.
Operates: Daily (April – October) Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Sunday (November – March)
Duration: 5 hours 15 mins
Child: €23 (4 – 12 years)
Children under the age of 4 can travel free of charge
Languages: This tour is available in English or Spanish every day, French on Mondays, German on Wednesdays, Portuguese on Fridays and Italian on Sundays. Please note we require a minimum of 2 passengers to be travelling for languages other than English and Spanish. Please select your preferred option when you book.
Please note that on occasions it may not be possible to visit Greve due to logistical reasons, in which case an alternative stop will be provided in another town in the Chianti region.
Meet your guide at the Piazzale Montelungo - Bus Terminal next to Santa Maria Novella Train Station by 2:10pm
Board your comfortable coach from Florence and head to Chianti
Visit a local wine estate and taste some mouthwatering snacks and wine, including crostini toscani
Explore the charming Greve and marvel at the hillside views and ancient buildings surrounding the city
Learn about the basics of being a sommelier - taught by the winery owners!
Departing from the busy streets of Florence, we’ll set off on a food and culture experience that highlights the Chianti wine region’s greatest qualities. Recognised as the heart of Tuscany, this place is famous for its rolling hills, historic wine estates and rows of olive groves that make for a picturesque setting that travellers simply love.
Join us on this peaceful afternoon adventure as we load aboard a comfortable coach and hear as our professional guide describes the fascinating details of this enchanting region. As we arrive at our first stop, a rustic wine estate, the friendly owners will come and greet you and offer you a range of delicious snacks and wine, including ‘crostini toscani’, freshly made olive oil and local wine. Once satisfied, we’ll head inside the cellar to sample more varieties of wine and learn about the venerable winemaking processes that have continued for generations.
Our next stop takes us to Greve, a charming commune and one of Chianti’s must-visit destinations. Resting at the peak of a towering hilltop and surrounded by vineyards, we’ll have plenty of time to explore the historic streets and its triangular-shaped town square, which features a wealth of centuries-old buildings and artisan shopfronts. As the sun dips lower in the sky, we’ll head back into the wide-open countryside and make our way to a second wine tasting.
Bounded by spectacular olive groves and rows of grapes that stretch into the distance, you’ll once again be able to indulge yourself with some wonderful Chianti wine. Meanwhile, there’s another selection of regional finger foods that pair perfectly with your tipple. The owners of this winery will be on-hand to teach you the basics of being a sommelier as you hear about the importance of aroma and acidity when it comes to the world’s best wine.
Soak up all of Tuscany’s wonderful scenery as this half-day tour of the Chianti hills and its famous communities offer you a vibrant palette of colours and flavours that will leave you wanting even more.
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Luxury Coach transport
Wine, oil & vinegar tastings
Two delicious regional snacks
Visits two Tuscan wineries
Free time in Greve in Chianti
The meeting point for this tour is close to the Piazzale Montelungo – Bus Terminal, next to Santa Maria Novella Train Station, 20 minutes prior to start time. You will receive full instructions once you have completed your booking