Private Half-Day Gourmet Tour of Florence with Tastings
Take a crash course in Florentine cuisine with a 4-hour journey through the best food and wines of Tuscany’s capital. Strolling around the center escorted by a gourmet local guide, you will visit colorful markets, family-run eateries, historic wineries and local producers that will introduce you to Florence’ culinary traditions and finest specialties. These include, among other things, Florentine steak, bruschette with various Tuscan spreads and schiacciata, a sweet grape bread. For those who like strong flavors, a sandwich with lampredotto is a must. It’s a typical Florentine dish made from the fourth and final stomach of a cow - surely to wash down with a generous glass of Chianti wine!
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Expert Local Foodie Guide
- Food Tastings
- Wine Tastings
What's excluded :
- Entrance Fees to attractions
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Duomo - Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, Via della Canonica, 1 Piazza del Duomo, 50122, Florence Italy
The Cathedral of Santa Maria in Fiore is the main church of Florence. Its construction begun in the 13th century by Arnoldo Di Cambio, in Gothic style. The construction of the building ended in the 15th century with the engineering of the famous dome from Filippo Brunelleschi. The dome is visible from every high point in Florence and is an icon of the city.
Pass By: Battistero di San Giovanni, Piazza San Giovanni, 50122, Florence Italy
The Baptistery of St. John is a religious building with an octagonal structure. It is one of the oldest buildings of Florence, built in the 11th century following the style of the Pisan Romanesque architecture. The Baptistery is located across from the Cathedral of Florence and Giotto’s Bell Tower.
Pass By: Campanile di Giotto, Piazza del Duomo Historical Center, 50122, Florence Italy
Another building visible from every high point of Florence is the Campanile di Giotto. The Bell Tower was built in the 14th century by the great Giotto in typical Florentine Gothic style. The Bell Tower presents rich marble decorations of different colours.
Pass By: Piazza Santa Croce, Piazza di Santa Croce 16 Piazza di Santa Croce 16, 50122, Florence Italy
Piazza Santa Croce is where the Basilica of Santa Croce can be found. The Basilica is the burial place of many famous Italian artists, such as Michelangelo, Galilei, Machiavelli, Foscolo and so on. For this reason it is known as the “Temple of the Italian Glories”.
Pass By: Piazza della Signoria, 50122, Florence Italy
Piazza della Signoria is called after Palazzo della signoria, also known as Palazzo Vecchio. In history it was the main point of the Florentine Republic and an important political center of the city. At the entrance of the palace you can find a loyal copy of the David of Michelangelo.
Pass By: Ponte Vecchio, 50125, Florence Italy
Ponte Vecchio is a Medieval arched bridge that crosses the Arno river. On the bridge you can find tiny shops which in the past used to be occupied by butchers and farmers. Today the shops of Ponte Vecchio are occupied by Italian jewelers and art dealers. Ponte Vecchio is one of the main landmarks of florence and can be find on every postcard of the city.
Pass By: Palazzo Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria, 50122, Florence Italy
Palazzo Vecchio is the Florentine Town House. Originally called the Palazzo della Signoria, after the Signoria of Florence, the ruling body of the Republic of Florence, this building was also known by several other names: Palazzo del Popolo, Palazzo dei Priori, and Palazzo Ducale, in accordance with the varying use of the palace during its long history.
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
Meet your local guide at your hotel.
Departure Time :10:00 AM
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.