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CHIANTI WINE TOUR - From San Gimignano

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From EUR 60

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A half day trip to Tuscany with 2 wineries, 8 different types of wine to taste, 3 extra virgin olive oil, balsamic, Tuscan snacks & amazing scenery.

Join our fun day trip to the Chianti countryside to discover why the area is famous for its scenery as well as its wine.
WHAT'S INCLUDED:

  • Short Drive to the Chianti countryside to discover why the area is famous for its scenery as well as its wine.
  • First Stop at a wine tasting school  where you will taste 5 different type of wines including the famous Chianti Classico D.O.C.G. and a Super Tuscan wine, a 30 year- old balsamic vinegar and the delicious truffle extra virgin olive oil.
  • Second stop at a local winery for a guided tour through the vineyards and the cellar with 3 wines; the famous Vernaccia white wine, a rosè wine and a Chianti colli senesi D.O.C.G. You will also have the opportunity to buy the local products and wine at a convinient cost to bring back home or ship it to friends and family.

DETAILS:

MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY all year 
TUESDAY, THURSDAY June/September by minivan

10:30am
We meet at our office in Poggibonsi located on Via Sardegna 2, next to Tiffany caffè. 
Roundtrip transportation by minivan or bus. English speaking informative IOAB tour leader, 2 wineries, Guided tour of a winery and cellar, Up to 8 wine tastings, Up to 3 olive oil tastings, snacks during the tasting.

€ 60pp Regular price

4h. Return at 2:30pm approx

> Make sure you have a big breakfast before coming on the tour. Lots of wine is involved so an empty stomach is not recommended.

> People younger than 18 are not allowed on this tour. We suggest to look at more suitable tours such as the Tuscany Experience where there is not so much wine involved.

> Departure guaranteed with a Min. 4 people - Max: 60 people ( not a small group tour in high season ). Rain or shine


Checking out on the same day?  If you are checking out the same day of the tour, feel free to bring your bags and luggage with you. We will store them underneath the bus/van so that you will be ready to leave to your next destination when returnin.

      

Additional Information

IMPORTANT:
- Make sure you have a big breakfast before coming on the tour. Lots of wine is involved so an empty stomach is not recommended.
AGE RESTRICTIONS
Tour for 18 -39's. No kids allowed

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ITINERARY:

Join our FUN day trip to the Chianti countryside to meet other travellers of the same age and to discover why the area is famous for its scenery as well as its wine.
 

First stop will be at a WINERY AND TUSCANY WINE TASTING SCHOOL located an hour outside of Florence where you will taste 4 different type of wines including the famous Chianti Classico, Brunello of Montalcino, Super Tuscan wines, a 30 year-old balsamic vinegar and the delicious truffle extra virgin olive oil. Here you will learn how to recognize the different flavours and develop your taste buds with a passionate wine producer. Don't worry this is not a real school where you have to take notes and be tested at the end so only fun is guaranteed.
 

The second stop will be at a second LOCAL WINERY located in a stunning area well known for the production of the D.O.C.G. Vernaccia white wine facing the famous towers of San Gimignano. The  wine makers will guide you through the vineyards and the cellars and they will share the secrets of the wine and oil production as well as the best wine and food combinations. At the winery you will enjoy 3 wines; the famous Vernaccia white wine, a rosè wine and a Chianti colli senesi D.O.C.G. You will also have the opportunity to buy the local products and wine at a great price to bring back home or ship to friends and family.

 

Return is at 2:30pm approx.


** all departure/ arrival time are all estimated and are subject to change due to road conditions and traffic.

 

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Highlights

  • English speaking local guide for an authentic experience
  • Professional wine tasting lesson
  • 9 different types of wines all in one day
  • Tuscan products
  • Extra Virgin olive oil and balsamic tasting
  • Fantastic views

Route

  1. Poggibonsi
  2. Ulignano
  3. San Gimignano
  4. Poggibonsi