- 2 wine tastings
- light lunch
- local guide in each winery
Departure From Your Accommodation / Hotel in Florence
9:45 Pick up (directly at your accommodation)
We will pick up directly at your accomodation in Florence, and then we drive in direction of the Chianti Classico. This area is located between the provinces of Florence and Siena. There you will learn about winemaking and wine regulations in Italy (e.g. Docg, Doc and Igt wines).
10:15 Arrival at the first winery of our program.
On our way to the winery, you will appreciate the beauty of this area and understand why many people consider it one of the most charming wine routes in the world. The family owner of this property, very passionate about his job, will tell you everything you want to know about wine. In addition, you will enjoy a nice wine tasting. Then we'll move to the next winery.
12:30 Visit of the second winery and explanations about the wine making process inside the beautiful Villa up on the hills.
An expert will inform you about the difference between Chianti Classico and SuperTuscan wines and about the approach of this property to wine production. Moreover, the staff will serve you four varieties of wine together with some authentic Tuscan food. You will taste delicious Pecorino (Sheep Cheese), ham, salami, bruschetta with Extra virgin Olive Oil and fresh tomatoes. A taste of Balsamic vinegar is also included in this experience.
15.00 Visit of the ancient Village of San Gimignano.
17.00 We will drop off you at your Hotel (Please consider this is only a suggested time-table and that we can schedule tailor madeprivate tour according to your needs).