More than just a walking tour, this excursion is a journey, completely delving into local Tuscan food, wine and art, in great detail.
Not only will you experience Tuscan food and wine, but you will also get to learn a great deal of the associated history.
You will wander cobbled streets where locals live, sampling a wide variety of authentic Tuscan cuisine, including the world-famous espresso coffee, buttery Italian pastries, cured meats, local crusty Tuscan bread, olive oil and a variety of wonderful cheeses. Everything is paired with local wines, and the meal is complete with a gelato tasting.
You’ll taste traditional Tuscan dishes , but also you will learn about local artisans of Santo Spirito neighborhood, Palazzo Pitti, Cappella Brancacci and its wonderful Masaccio paintings, you will see a lot of famous historical buildings through our walking tour and you will enjoy a truly local experience in the other side of the river, Oltrarno, still authentic and less touristy.
This tour includes all tastings with explanations and visits to hidden foodie destinations with local guides.
The tour runs daily from 10:00 am to 13:00 pm with a minimum of two participants.
The tour meets just outside the Wine School Florence, in Via di Santo Spirito, 11
The cost is €65 per person, and vegan or vegetarian options are available upon request.