Wine tasting tour through Tuscany

If you are sick and tired of the classic trips and you would like to try something different, then a wine tasting tour through Tuscany is exactly what you are looking for. Be it that you are a wine passionate, wanting to find out more about viticulture and the wine making process or you are a  novice, barely discovering how to taste and truly appreciate a good wine, a wine tasting tour though Tuscany will definitely open up your horizons. Despite the fact that after such an initiating trip, the wine will never have the same significance as before, this adventure will also offer you many surprises and what is even more important, a lot of fun.

Chianti Wine Tour

Everybody agrees that private tours are more interesting and more enjoyable than those involving a high number of people. Even though it might seem more profitable for the locals to gather large group, you will be surprised by the high number of private tours you can choose from.

This trip to the amazing hills of Chianti area takes only one day, usually starting somewhere around 10 am. It involves visiting 2 highly rated wineries and of course wine tasting. The trip also consists of driving along the hills in order to observe the different types of vineyard, lunch at the winery’s restaurant and cellar visits. The trip usually end somewhere around5:30 – 6pm. The fees for such an amazing adventure vary between 110 euro and 225 euro, depending on the number of participants.

San Gimignano wine tour

This tour is recommended to white wine lovers. It could also include a visit to the local oil mill, but this depends only on the visitors’ wishes. The leave is again around10amand it takes only one hour to get to the Chianti area. There you will taste several DOCG Chianti and Supertuscan IGT wines, after which you can enjoy an absolutely delicious lunch at the local restaurant, in breathtaking countryside scenery. The second stop will be at a local winery to taste the famous Vernaccia di San Gimignano, a really special and traditional local white wine. The return to the hotel is at3 o’clockwhich means that at4-4:30pmyou will be lying in your hotel bed, with plenty of time to make full use of.

This wine tour’s price also varies depending on the number of participants, 8 visitors meaning 110 euro per each person, whereas only 2 visitors costing 240 per person.

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