Small-Group Wine Tasting Experience in the Tuscan Countryside

Florence, Tuscany (2152)


A small group wine tasting experience in the Tuscan countryside can be a truly memorable experience. Whether you are a wine lover or just looking for a fun weekend activity, a small group wine tasting can be a great way to enjoy the local wine scene. When you participate in a small group wine tasting, you will get to learn about the different types of wine produced in the region, as well as the different techniques used to produce them. You will also get to taste a variety of different wines, and you will be able to ask the wine experts in your group any questions you may have. If you are looking for a fun weekend activity that will allow you to learn about wine and taste some great wines, a small group wine tasting is a great option.


Tour Duration: 270 min

Small-Group Wine Tasting Experience in the Tuscan Countryside

Enjoy an half day small group tour to discover the beauty of the Tuscan wine country. Drive through vineyards, olive groves and cypress trees. Visit 2 wineries to discover the secrets of wine making, take pictures and taste different wines and olive oil paired with local Tuscan specialties.

What's included

Below are items that the provider has stated are included with Small-Group Wine Tasting Experience in the Tuscan Countryside at no additional cost

  • Guided visit to 2 different wine estate
  • Tasting of 3 wines and olive oil at the first winery
  • Tasting of 3 wines and olive oil at the second winery paired with local Tuscan specialties (cheese, salami, cured ham and bruschetta)
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle with free wi-fi on board
  • Professional and informative English-speaking driver/guide to lead you through the experience
  • Small-group tour (max. group size 25 people)

What's NOT included

Below are items that the tour provider of Small-Group Wine Tasting Experience in the Tuscan Countryside has stated that may cost an additional fee if desired.

  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup/drop-off

Points Of Interest

  • 45 minutes: Drive through the Tuscan wine country while your guide will share interesting info about the great wine culture of Tuscany, with an explanation of what you will experience, what you will see and do.
  • 90 minutes: Visit one of the most famous hill-top winery of the Chianti Classico region; admire the historic wine cellar through the eyes of a local wine expert, take pictures of the beauties surrounding the property, and taste the excellent products, such as wine, olive oil, etc. etc.
  • 10 minutes: A very short ride through vineyards, olive trees, and rolling hills to reach the second winery
  • 90 minutes: After a short introduction about this organic estate you will have the chance to admire the best Tuscan wine country from a beautiful terrace overlooking a huge vineyard (the typical picture of the Tuscan countryside). You will conclude your visit tasting several wines, olive oil, and balsamic vinegear, paired with cheese, salami, prosciutto and bruschetta.
  • 45 minutes: Your Small-Group Wine Tasting Experience in the Tuscan Countryside will end with a relaxing drive back to Florence

Additional Information

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Minimum age to join the tour is 12 years old; infants are not allowed
  • Drinking age is 18 years old
  • Due to a few stairs to access wine cellars, this tour is not accessible for those using a wheelchair
  • Vegetarian & gluteen free, can be accommodated, please advise at time of booking under special requirements.
  • Wines tasted: reds typical of the Chianti region ( normally Chianti Classico, Riserva, Super Tuscans, Gran Selezione, etc.).
  • Operates rain or shine, please dress appropriately
  • Luggage can be stored on the bus during the tour, if needed
  • Return at departure point: 1:45pm for the 9.00am tour - 7:00pm for the 2:30pm tour. To reserve other activities, allow plenty of time, in case of heavy traffic, etc.
  • Visited wineries and/or order may vary depending on their availability; they may be substituted by San Michele a Torri, Anselmo, Poggio Torselli, etc.
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides