This tour is the right fit for anyone visiting the Florence and Tuscany region for a limited time. This 3 day, 2 - night tour gives you the freedom to visit wherever you want in Florence on the first day. Then head to a more in-depth and guided tour of the nearby villages the next day, and the final day is perfect for catching up on anything you may have missed out on!
Day 1 - Welcome to Florence
Arrive in Florence at your convenience. Head straight to the accommodation to drop off your bags. Or visit the Tour Provider's office where the team will be happy to make bookings, reservations, provide you with maps or help you in whatever way we can.
Check-in time for your accommodation is from3 pm, but the accommodation can hold luggage for as long as necessary. We recommend you arrive as early as possible to make sure you don't miss out on everything Florence has to offer!
Day 2 - Full Day in Tuscany!
On the second day, join one of our expert guides on a day trip to the Chianti region, starting at 9:40 am, for some stunning scenery, amazing food and quality Tuscan wine.
We begin at a local Winery and Wine Tasting School, located an hour out of Florence, where you taste four different types of wines. These include 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 be taught by local experts about how to recognize different flavours and develop your taste buds to the intricacies of this local produce. Unlike a regular school, you aren't expected to take notes or any tests, only fun is in store here!
The second stop is a local winery located in a beautiful area, well known for the production of the D.O.C.G. Vernaccia white wine facing the famous towers of San Gimignano. The winemakers 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 local products and wine at a great price to bring back home or ship to friends and family.
Our third stop is San Gimignano, where you will be free to visit and spend time wandering through the narrow streets shopping in the local shops of the most beautiful medieval town. Check out the tower filled skyline while enjoying ice cream from a world-class gelateria. Your tour leader will pass on maps and tips about where we recommend you visit.
Once we head back to the accommodation, you'll be free to take a look at the recommended restaurants and bars or stay in for a relaxed night, it's up to you!
Day 3 - It's Time to Say Goodbye...or Maybe Not!
On the third day, you will be required to check out by 10 am, however, you can store your bags with the Hostel and continue to take a look around Florence, you can join a city tour, we highly recommend you use the double-decker hop on- hop off bus to tour the city and visit the highlights of the city, including Fiesole.
This is the day to cross everything you have left on your bucket list off!
- Our team will send you a confirmation email with the full program and details about the accommodation in Florence booked for you
- You can choose between the "Budget" or the "Vip" options:
- Budget - Shared Room: Ideal for travellers on a budget and solo travellers looking to make new friends to share the experience without breaking the bank.
- Budget - Private Double/Twin Room: Ideal for 2 friends or couples travelling on a budget.
- Vip - Private Single Room: Ideal for solo travellers who are looking for more privacy.
- Vip- Private Double/Twin room: Ideal for 2 friends or a couple looking for more comfort and privacy.