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Florence: Chianti Wineries Tour with Food and Wine Tasting

1. Florence: Chianti Wineries Tour with Food and Wine Tasting

After meeting your guide and boarding the coach, drive to the Chianti region. On the way to the first winery, your guide will share interesting facts and curiosities about landmarks along the route. Arrive at the first “cantina” of the day, where you will be welcomed by the winemakers. After listening to a brief introduction about the winery’s history and the types of wine made there, join a guided tour of the facilities and nearby vineyards. Learn all about the winemaking process, the materials used to make the barrels, and what it takes to be classified as a “Chianti Classico”. Then, begin your first wine tasting of about 5 wines. You will hear an explanation of each of the wines that you sample, as well as some tips on how to savor the wine and understand its qualities. The wines will be accompanied by local snacks produced in the region, such as cheese, bread, olive oil, and salumi. Board the bus and continue to the second winery. On the way, make a stop at a scenic lookout to observe a stunning panorama of the Chianti Hills. At the second winery, learn about their production methods, what is unique about their vines, and how weather can affect the grapes. Explore the facilities during a short guided tour, and walk through the vineyards. Then, sample another round of up to 5 wines, as the local charismatic wine producer tells you about the peculiarities of each. After some free time, head back to Florence.

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Tuscany: Full-Day Small Group Wine & Food Tour from Florence

2. Tuscany: Full-Day Small Group Wine & Food Tour from Florence

Start your small group day trip driving to the south of Florence, through the Tuscan countryside. Reach the first winery to learn about all the winemaking process. Visit the farm, and satisfy all of your curiosity. Now your curiosity is satisfied, try a wine! Next, move on to another selected hilltop wine estate, where a wine expert is waiting for you to share the facts and anecdotes behind this product. Start an informative guided tour of the farm and learn all of the secrets to make a genuine wine. Sit down for lunch accompanied by the winery's own excellent wines and Vin Santo (dessert wine). Nothing is rushed, so take the time to relax and enjoy. After lunch, head to Greve in Chianti, the most representative village of the Chianti Classico countryside, birthplace of the famous Tuscan explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano, who discovered the New York Harbor. Take some free time to admire the attractive main square. To complete this experience, continue to the third winery, and taste their products, before you head back to Florence.

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Chianti Colors & Flavors Day Trip from Florence

3. Chianti Colors & Flavors Day Trip from Florence

Don’t miss the chance to explore the rolling hills of the marvelous Chianti Wine region. Get away from the noise and crowds of the city and enjoy a relaxing afternoon in the world-famous Tuscan countryside. Tuscany enjoys worldwide renown for its nature, small villages, vineyards and gentle hills. Your tour starts with a visit to a rustic Wine Estate, in the heart of vineyards, where you will be greeted by the owners and offered an appetizing snack based on “crostini toscani”, home produced olive oil and a tasting of a delicate “Vino Chianti”. You will visit the cellar and learn all the secrets of wine processing. Then we move on to Greve in Chianti which is doubtless one of the most famous and best known Italian Chianti wine villages. Here you will have time to explore the characteristic alleyways and the central square with its numerous Medieval buildings and its picturesque artisan shops. Our day is not over yet. In the heart of olive trees, gentle hills and vineyards you will be offered another rich wine tasting together with some regional products, and the owners of the wine estate will teach you some easy steps to become a perfect sommelier!

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Florence: Tuscany & Chianti Classico Trek & Wine with Lunch

4. Florence: Tuscany & Chianti Classico Trek & Wine with Lunch

Spend a day walking in nature where local wines and food are combined to have a marvelous day out in Tuscany through natural beauties, historical small wineries, and little villages nestled in the heart of the Chianti wine region. Understand the process of wine-making and olive oil production. Hop on a minivan and be driven along unique little roads in the Chianti Classico wine region. Reach the starting point located in Panzano in Chianti. The exact drop-off point is a secret. Start the day with a little walk through the Conca d'oro, a magnificent natural Amphitheater where the best Chianti Classico wines are produced. Walk through vineyards leading you to the first winery stop. from the 12th century, run by a local family. At this family-run winery from the 12th century, visit the wine cellar. This is the second oldest building in Panzano in Chianti, used as a medieval post. Enjoy marvelous wines and food tasting in a stunning historical location. Say goodbye to this unique wine cellar and continue walking through olive groves and vineyards toward the second winery. Savor lunch and another wine tasting (sometimes the lunch is postponed to the next stop). The marvelous wine here is produced by 3 generations of local farmers. Tuck into a tasty Tuscan lunch with a selection of their wines, perfect to recharge for another hike towards the last winery. The last Winery is a modern winery created by Italian artists. Settled right at the top of the hills overlooking Montefioralle, an enchanting castle nested in a great position. In the last winery, all modern techniques are combined with old, time-tested knowledge. Enjoy the last wine tasting here. For those who want to hike more, there is the final stretch downhill to reach Montefioralle. Get on the minivan back to Florence.

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Florence: Chianti Villages, San Gimignano & Wine Roads

5. Florence: Chianti Villages, San Gimignano & Wine Roads

Journey into the heart of the Chianti region along the famous Chiantigiana Road and through a classic Tuscan landscape characterized by gently rolling hills, vineyards, silver olive groves and dotted with quaint villages. Near Greve in Chianti, enjoy a tour of a local winery with wine tasting. Here you have the opportunity to taste and buy organic extra virgin olive oil. En route, stops to get to know the area including the stunning UNESCO World Heritage Site of San Gimignano, famous for its 13 medieval towers which dominate the skyline. At the end of the visit to San Gimignano, enjoy a traditional Italian light lunch with a wine tasting, either in a wine estate or a typical restaurant producing organic wine. Throughout the day, you will travel in a comfortable car or minivan with an English-speaking driver. 

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From Florence: Chianti Guided Tour with Tuscan Wine Tasting

6. From Florence: Chianti Guided Tour with Tuscan Wine Tasting

Visit a family-owned winery and immerse yourself in a 5-hour wine tasting and food pairing experience. Travel through breathtaking Tuscan landscapes, enjoying the hills and vineyards on the way. Discover the best of Chianti with an expert. Visit a local family-run winery to learn about winemaking processes, from the cellar to the bottle. Taste their wines, paired with traditional Tuscan appetizers and extra-virgin olive oil. Then, head to Montefioralle, a medieval village nestled in the heart of Chianti. The rolling hills around and narrow streets create a magical atmosphere in this region. Continue to Greve in Chianti and admire its unique square. This is the capital of the Chianti Classico wine area. Visit the historical butcher shop to be overwhelmed by flavors while sampling their products. Finally, be driven to a bar frequented by locals with an amazing view of the valley. Savor an Italian Aperitivo on their terrace overlooking spectacular views before heading back to Florence.

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From Florence: Self-Drive Fiat 500 Tour

7. From Florence: Self-Drive Fiat 500 Tour

Live out your wildest Italian fantasies and get behind the wheel of a classic Fiat 500 for a drive through the breathtaking Tuscan countryside. After meeting your guide, perfect your use of the double-clutch before taking off on your journey of discovery. Wind your way through the curving roads of the countryside and learn more about the area from your guide's splendid stories and anecdotes. Admire the beauty of the roads lined with cypresses, wildflowers, and the unmistakable classic Italian architecture. Spend 2 hours roaming around the Tuscan hills at your own pace, stopping at a number of panoramic locations along the way, before returning to Florence.

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From Florence: Private Wine Tour with Dinner on an Estate

8. From Florence: Private Wine Tour with Dinner on an Estate

Meet your driver at your hotel and through this enchanting journey, you’ll discover one of the most suggestive areas of Tuscany, the Chianti Classico area. The first stop of the tour is at a family-run estate, located in the heart of the Florentine area of Chianti Classico. Here the wines are crafted with a bio-sustainable focus, always showing respect to the soil and the beautiful Tuscan countryside. Enjoy 4 fantastic wines and experience a true distilled of Tuscany. After that you will stop in the picturesque medieval village of Greve in Chianti, considered the gateway to the Chianti territory and famous for the main square, a treasure of art, history and flavors. It will be wonderful to snoop in the typical shops and experience the lively atmosphere of the village. Left Greve in Chianti, you will reach a second intimate and friendly winery where thanks to a private and exclusive tour of the estate, vineyards and wine cellars you will be introduced to the “wine world”. From the cultivation of the grapes to the tasting of the final product. And finally, enjoy the delicious Tuscan dinner with fine wines tasting. The last emotion of a full immersion into Chianti flavors, culture and beauties before returning to Florence. Please note that the itinerary of the visits may change.

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From Florence: Culinary Tour of the Chianti Wine Region

9. From Florence: Culinary Tour of the Chianti Wine Region

Enjoy breathtaking views and traditional Italian food on an afternoon tour of the Chianti wine region in Tuscany. Join your guide as you leave Florence and head into the countryside to begin your foodie adventure. Your first stop is a family-run wine estate. Take a tour of the winery with a guide from the estate and get an inside look at how things are run. Visit the vineyards and cellars, and learn how world-renowned Chianti wine is made. Take part in a wine tasting and sample some of the best Chianti wines along with some fresh olive oil and delicious Tuscan snacks. Continue your tour with a stop at Greve in Chianti, a charming village in the heart of the Chianti region. Follow your guide to the Piazza Matteotti, the famous triangular piazza that this small town is known for. Then, enjoy some free time here as you explore the numerous artisan and food shops, including the artisan butchery Antica Macelleria Falorni. As the sun starts to set, make your way to your final destination for the day, another wine estate. Sit down and enjoy a delicious dinner of seasonal Tuscan specialties. Each course is paired with one of the exquisite wines produced by this estate.

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From Florence: Private Half-Day Chianti Tour & Wine Tasting

10. From Florence: Private Half-Day Chianti Tour & Wine Tasting

In the heart of Tuscany lies Chianti, a region of rolling hills and countryside that are unmatched in their beauty. Take part in a private tour of Chianti, which is made complete with a wine tasting that takes place in the cellars of a renowned winery. Adding to the luxurious nature of this tour and tasting, you determine when you want your tour to begin. When you are ready to depart your own private vehicle will come to your centrally-located Florence hotel. The car and your English-speaking driver are at your disposal for up to 4 hours. You will begin your experience with a drive through the Tuscan countryside to Chianti. En route you will see wooded areas, vineyards and olive groves, before a stop in a typical Medieval Chianti village. Make sure you bring a camera as the views are panoramic and unforgettable. Romanesque churches, charming farmhouses and villas and castles of rare beauty dot the landscape. Your wine tasting will take place in a historic wine estate and will focus on the famous and prestigious Chianti wines. You will learn about how Chianti was first made in the 13th-century as a white wine. Your tasting will also include some typically Tuscan snacks. A private car, tasting Chianti wine in a castle and touring the Tuscan countryside; does life get any better than this?

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What people are saying about Greve in Chianti

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 139 reviews

Had a great time!! Highly recommended to everyone! Great value Valentina our guide had great stories and explanations about Florence and Tuscany on the way Wines were great, the snacks were a nice addition The winery owners were very interesting!! You can take away or ship back home for adding 5 euros

Fun and easy way to explore Tuscany. Our guide and driver were wonderful! Highly recommend if you want to explore Tuscany without spending the entire day out.

Had a great time :) Our guide was super informative and friendly so was our group. Great way to get to know the area from a wine perspective but not only!

Wonderful experience! Driver Luca and tour guide Constantino were both excellent. Highly recommend!!

Best guide ever! Constantinos is so helpful for all the group speak very good English!