Private Full-Day Siena And Chianti Classico Wine Experience_3830028

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Private Full-Day Siena And Chianti Classico Wine Experience

Duration
time-raw8 hours
Difficulty
Easy
Pickup Option
Free Pickup

Siena and Chianti Wine Experience 8hrs

What to expect?

  • Experience for your private group.

Leave behind the bustling city of Florence with a private full-day tour in a luxury Mercedes Minivan. Stroll through the Gothic streets of Siena and discover the black-and-white art and architecture of its historic center, a UNESCO heritage site. Taste renowned Chianti wines and authentic Tuscan cuisine in famous family-owned cellars of local olive oil and aged balsamic vinegar.

  • 8hr Full-Day private tour of Siena and Chianti from Florence
  • Pick-up and drop-off at your Hotel or address provided
  • Transportation by Mercedes-Benz Minivan, Air-Conditioned
  • English-speaking licensed driver
  • Tasting of cold cuts and cheeses from the exceptional Falorni butcher shop
  • Upon request we can organize Lunch on a Farm or Winery. (highly recommended)

What To Expect

  • Stop at: Siena, Tuscany.

Siena is one of the most popular and visited places in Tuscany. It is known throughout Italy for its distinguished medieval architecture. Upon arrival, explore its rich history and art, through its notable local monuments such as the famous seashell-shaped Piazza del Campo and the outstanding Siena Cathedral. Many local shops fill the historic streets of Siena, a great opportunity for you to taste local food or buy some gifts!

Duration: 3hrs

  • Stop at: Duomo di Siena, Tuscany.

The Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta is the main location of Catholic worship in Tuscany, and the diocese of Siena. The building is located in the square of the same name in the center of the city. Built in Italian Gothic style, it is one of the most significant and spectacular churches built in Italy.

  • Stop at: Piazza del Campo, Siena, Tuscany.

Piazza del Campo (or simply, il Campo) is the main square of the city of Siena. Unique for its particular and original seashell shape, it is renowned all over the world for its beauty and architectural integrity, as well as for being the place where the Palio di Siena takes place twice a year.

  • Stop At; Chianti wine Road, Tuscany.

The SS222 road, better known as Chiantigiana, is one of the most beautiful roads in Italy. It passes along the entire Chianti region, from Florence to Siena. Driving on it is a great way to discover the area. You will take this scenic road going north, starting from Siena and reaching Castellina in Chianti. The area is rich with castles and villages. One example is the Castle of Fonterutoli, where you will stop to admire the small medieval village surrounded by endless vineyards, centuries-old woods, and green hills.

Duration: 1hr

  • Stop At: Castellina In Chianti, Tuscany.

This heavenly corner, hidden among the sinuous hills of Chianti, is worth a stop to visit the narrow stone streets and its characteristic historic center. Castellina also boasts a past rich in history, in fact, walking along the main road you can admire the mixed influences from Medieval and Renaissance styles, from the two Renaissance cities par excellence of Florence and Siena.

Duration: 1hr

  • Stop At: Organic Farm/Winery, Tenuta Casanova. (*optional)

*OPTIONAL lunch at the Farm or Winery.

Have lunch in a wonderful organic farm. While the owner will show you around the property, his wife will prepare a delicious and unforgettable lunch for your private group. The owner will show you to his cellar to admire his Super Tuscans and Chianti Classico wines -Craft Wine- and to the nearby Acetaia, a vinegar cellar, with old vinegar. Afterwards, experience a unique dining setting while taking in an amazing Tuscan panorama. You will taste organic specialties, such as the typical Lasagna with traditional sauces, crostini, local meats and cold cuts, legumes, seasonal vegetables, honey, and cheeses seasoned with an incredible aged balsamic vinegar. Wine will accompany this lunch every step of the way. Each of the four main courses and desserts will be paired with a different and distinctive glass of wine. We will conclude with ice cream and balsamic vinegar or other desserts.

*(This option will exclude the visit of Castellina in Chianti.)

Duration: 2hrs

  • Stop At: Panzano in Chianti, Tuscany.

A visit in the picturesque Panzano is a must! As you take a few steps to reach Panzano’s medieval 11th century tower, you are truly immersed in another time. Enclosed by its fortified walls, you feel as if you’re returning to the Middle Ages. Take breathtaking pictures of the extraordinary southern valley, where hundreds of plots of land are planted with Sangiovese vines.

Duration: 1hr

  • Stop at: Greve in Chianti, Tuscany.

Experience the unforgettable town of Greve in Chianti, located in the heart of the Chianti Classico wine region, and home of the famous explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano. An unmissable visit is also due at the ancient and famous Falorni butcher shop, where you will have the opportunity to taste exceptional Tuscan snacks made with local cold cuts and cheeses!

Duration: 1hr

Upon request, we can arrange and organize lunch in a wine cellar or farm, this is a highly recommended experience especially for wine lovers.

What is included?

  • Pick-up and drop-off at your selected hotel/location (in Downtown Florence)
  • Private transportation by Mercedes-Benz Minivan, Air-Conditioned
  • English-speaking licensed driver
  • Unlimited cold mineral water
  • On-Board WiFi
  • Panorama view photo stop
  • Tasting of cold cuts and cheeses at Falorni butcher shop
  • Local guide tour in winery

What do I need to bring?

  • We suggest wearing comfortable shoes.

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
    • Cancellation Policy: Fee of $0 if cancelled 1000 days before event or less.
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$471