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Small-Group Florence Food Walking Tour

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Discover the gourmet delights of Florence on a 3.5-hour small-group walking tour that includes 8 Food Tasting Stops! Follow your expert guide through the city and eat and drink like the locals. Sip rich Italian coffee, browse a typical Florentine delicatessen, explore the San Lorenzo Central Market, visit a wine shop and sample the best gelato in town!

This small-group walking tour is limited to twelve people to ensure a more personalized experience.
  • Get a true taste of Florence on a food and walking tour 
  • Ideal for lovers of Italian cuisine 
  • Steer clear of tourist traps with a guide who knows where to go
  • Small-group tour limited to 12 participants
What to Expect
Your culinary adventure begins in central Florence, where you’ll greet your guide and head on foot to a coffee shop to sample two varieties of coffee bean. Next, you’ll taste a panino tartufato (truffle pâté sandwich) before wandering past stalls selling enticing Tuscan produce in San Lorenzo Market. Here, you’ll pleasure your palate with olive oils and sweet balsamic vinegars paired with crostini (toasted Italian bread). Taste wine from Tuscan vineyards in an enoteca (wine shop), accompanied by regional cheese and meat, before satisfying your sweet tooth with Italian ice cream at a gelateria favored by locals. Your tour concludes at the original start point.
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Departure Point
Via dei Cimatori, 9R, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy
3h 30m
Return Details
Basilica di San Lorenzo, Piazza di San Lorenzo, 9, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy
  • Local guide
  • Food and wine tasting
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Customers who have not reached Italy's legal drinking age of 18, will not be served alcohol
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I’ve done several food tours but this one did not hit the mark. The tour guide was good and very friendly, but the food experiences were disappointing. We were under the impression the tour included several alcoholic drinks (like most food tours across the globe)...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Keith H
sery_eflorence, General Manager at Italy Segway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Keith I'm sorry that your experience was below expectations, we work very hard to design and deliver what we consider amazing tours of Florence, but unfortunately as hard as we try, we cannot please everybody. Anyway, I am thankful that most people leave happy...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The guide was fun and very knowledgeable in reference to food, samples and city highlights! Our group was great too and we spent one great afternoon!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Julio S
Reviewed 25 June 2019 via mobile

The guide was knowledgeable and personable. She shared facts about the food we sampled as well as the city itself. The time was very pleasantly spent. Well worth it!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Debra W
Reviewed 6 June 2019 via mobile

Nice blend of sites, good bites, and local history. Easy walk (no stairs), a fine way to spend the morning.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank David H
liamrog, Guest Relations Manager at Italy Segway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2019

Hi David, thanks for your review! Glad to hear that you liked the tour and the food! If you are coming back to Italy, I hope you will join our amazing food tour in Milan! Regards

Reviewed 5 June 2019

This tour takes you through the heart of Florence and you get to experience some true local delicacies with a very knowledgeable guide who's passionate about food and history.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank nehasule
liamrog, Guest Relations Manager at Italy Segway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2019

Thanks for you nice review! That's exactly what we wanted: take you where the real Florentines go, for lunch and dinner, for a glass of wine or for a quick espresso. Hope to see you again, maybe on our amazing food tour in Milan! Regards

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1 October 2018|
Response from Cheryl J |
Is this offered in the evening or only daytime
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