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Itinerary
You’ll meet your guide in central Florence and then take off for the Tuscan countryside in a comfortable, air-conditioned van for a day of wine tasting fun.

After enjoying a relaxing ride through the green hills of Tuscany, you’ll arrive at the family-owned castle for a tour of the vineyards. Your guide will teach you about the history of winemaking traditions in Tuscany and you'll learn about the different types of grapes used to make wine in this region of Italy and sample grapes straight off the vine.  

From here you’ll enjoy a guided tour of the castle including a chance to view the vast collections in the family’s wine cellar. Finally, you’ll enjoy a Sommelier guided tasting of the wines made on-site at the castle and a Tuscan-style lunch.

Your half-day wine tasting tour of Tuscany will conclude with a drop-off in central Florence.
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Overview
Take a break from the bustling streets of Florence and head out into the countryside of Tuscany on a half-day wine tasting tour from Florence. You’ll travel to Chianti and visit a vineyard housed in a 12th century castle. This tour is perfect for those with little or no wine tasting experience; you’ll learn about proper tasting technique, sample an array of wines, and enjoy a delicious Tuscan lunch.
Highlights
  • Explore the Tuscan countryside with a half-day wine tasting tour from Florence
  • Tour a family-owned vineyard housed in a medieval castle in the heart of Tuscany
  • Learn about the art of Tuscan winemaking and the proper way to taste wines
  • Sample wines made in the Chianti region of Italy while enjoying a Tuscan lunch
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Reviewed 4 days ago
An experience to remember

This experience was seriously beyond what we expected. We met up with a great group of people and were driven outside Florence to see the best of what Tuscany has to offer. Tuscan hills, a castle and wine. It can't get better. We got a...More

Thank Liisa M
Reviewed 1 week ago
Quintessential Italian experience!

Our group of 6 was looking for something fun to do outside of Florence and discovered this Vespa tour - we are so glad we did! This, along with the cooking class we took through LoveXFood-Italy, were the highlights of our 2-week visit to Italy!...More

Thank lesliewW2031UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tuscany at it's best

We did the Wine Tasting at a Medieval Castle in Chianti booked through Tuscany Cycle. Booking process was simple. Staff entertaining a courteous. Van ride to the Tuscany countryside to vineyard and castle. Castello Trebbio Vineyard was a wonderful host. Toured the castle and then...More

Thank Russell C
Reviewed 25 June 2018
Super Tuscan Day

Can it get any better? Dejan kept us entertained as he drove us through rolling green hills filled with cypress, vineyards and farmhouses enroute to a medieval castle. Our fun guide shared some of her childhood experiences as she also taught us about the Chianti...More

1  Thank davidcortopassi
Reviewed 23 June 2018
So much fun!

My husband and I decided to do the vespa/castle tour on our last day in Florence for a little change of city pace. We hadn't been on a tour like that so we weren't sure what to expect. The Tuscan Cycle staff was so professional...More

Thank Pam M
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