We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Taste of Chianti: Tuscan Cheese, Wine and Lunch from Florence

  • Traveling via 4x4 vehicle lets you visit the hard-to-reach Tuscan countryside
  • Hear in-depth commentary on Tuscan cuisine and wine from your guide
  • Includes several stops at wineries, olive-oil mills, and a butcher
Taste of Chianti: Tuscan Cheese, Wine and Lunch from Florence
From US$172.76
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
Taste of Chianti: Tuscan Cheese, Wine and Lunch from Florence
From US$172.76
Gain in-depth knowledge about Tuscany's cuisine, winemaking, and history on this full-day tour from Florence. With transportation provided, you can listen to your guide's commentary and enjoy the scenery while you travel through the Tuscan countryside in a 4x4 vehicle. The off-road transportation gives you access to a Chianti cellar, a historic villa, and a wine estate. A 3-course traditional Italian meal is included.
What to Expect
Meet your air-conditioned, 4x4 minibus in central Florence. As you ride, enjoy watching the city landscape melt into rolling hills of vineyards and olive groves while your guide takes care of the navigation.
Stop at a winery owned by a prominent Italian family to taste a selection of carefully curated wine, cheese, and olive oil. You’ll also get a guided tour of the cellars to learn how wine and olive oil are made.
At a nearby Tuscan restaurant, dig into a 3-course meal, including regional specialties paired with two glasses of Chianti.
Move on to Greve in Chianti to pick up salumi from a butcher, which you’ll enjoy as a snack at your next stop, an award-winning winery. There, you’ll learn about and taste Chianti Classico.
Relax on your ride back to Florence, knowing your designated driver will transport you safely.
Reviews (949)
1 - 5 of 150 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I picked this tour at random and we are SO pleased we did! Our tour guide Lavinia was not only knowledgeable of the region, very friendly and personable but is also a Sommelier in training! She knew all about the amazing wines...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Maxpaulson
Reviewed 5 days ago
Great Intro to Tuscan Wines

Our tour guide, Alessandro, was a gem! He was charming and very knowledgeable. The tour group was a very manageable size. The lunch was excellent with an extraordinary view. Couldn't ask for a better introduction to the Chianti region and its wines.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank davidmQ8142YS
Reviewed 1 week ago
Best day of our trip!!!

Out of our 9 day trip in Italy this tour was by far our favorite day! Martina, our tour guide, was so cheery, knowledgeable, and accommodating. The tour was timed so well and never felt rushed. We covered much ground-- three different wine tastings with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Corissa P
Reviewed 1 week ago
Embodies Tuscany

It took me a long time to pick which wine tour we were going to go with (having never been to Italy before I wanted to make sure the tour met the ridiculous movie based expectations I had of Tuscany) and I'm so glad we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Caryn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brilliant tour and guide (Gloria)

Unlike other tours of the Chianti wine region, this tour gives you a real insight into the region, it’s history and the processes involved in making great regional wine and Olive Oil. It also takes you to some really unique wineries that specialise in Chianti...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AdamMc16
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
18 November 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from CaliMich2014 | Reviewed this property |
We had 24 people on our tour.
16 November 2018|
Response from walkaboutflorence | Property representative |
Hello, Yes no problem to bring the luggage on the bus. kind regards The Walkabout Team
Sally M
9 October 2018|
Response from walkaboutflorence | Property representative |
Hello Sally, I am very sorry but we have a limited amount of places on the bus so we cannot add another spot. We hope that you will be able to make the tour another day. Kind Regards The Walkabout Team
Travellers Also Viewed
Small-Group Wine Tasting Experience...
319 Reviews
from US$91.00*
Small-Group Tuscany Wine-Tasting Tour...
338 Reviews
from US$148.60*
Chianti Half-Day Wine Tour from...
1,695 Reviews
from US$51.80*
Chianti's Best Landscapes and Wine...
44 Reviews
from US$146.30*
Frequently bought together
Special Offer
Best of Florence Combo Saver: Walking...
1,651 Reviews
from US$97.90*
Pizza and Gelato Cooking Class in...
684 Reviews
from US$80.60*
Tuscany in One Day Sightseeing Tour
7,542 Reviews
from US$103.70*
Cooking Class and Lunch at a Tuscan...
1,692 Reviews
from US$112.90*
Tuscany in One Day Sightseeing Tour
7,542 Reviews
from US$103.70*
Cinque Terre Hiking Day Trip from...
3,458 Reviews
from US$103.70*
Pisa, Siena and San Gimignano Day...
447 Reviews
from US$92.10*
Cinque Terre Day Trip with Transport...
822 Reviews
from US$109.40*