World-class Chianti wines and Michelin-star cuisine
- Leave the city chaos and reach the fascinating countryside of the Chianti Wine region
- Private Chianti Wine tour in Tuscany to discover two of the best wineries in the region and taste their gorgeous wines
- Learn about wine and olive oil production
- Enjoy a delicious typical Tuscan meal
EVERY DAY ( except on sundays) at 9AM and 10AM
Idyllic landscapes, silvery olive groves and vineyards dotted by honey-colored stone farmhouses and graceful Romanesque parish churches. Spend a memorable day “on the road”, sample award-winning wines and cuisine! Follow the tracks of the Black Rooster, that curious symbol of Chianti which represents one of the most remarkable and praised wines in the world: Chianti Classico. Meet your dedicated English-speaking driver at your hotel and set off to explore Tuscany cruising along lovely country roads and hillsides. During the day you will discover luxuriant vineyards and mysterious cellars, taste exceptional wines and star-rated cuisine! Carefully crafted to offer our discerning clients an enticing blend of history, local character, views and flavors our signature Black Rooster tour leads you to discover the Chianti hills’ centuries-old tradition and extraordinary blends. Travel to the heart of Chianti Classico and enjoy an unforgettable visit to an award-winning winery, the striking Badia a Passignano owned by the famed Antinori family. Comprising 223 hectares of rolling grounds, 65 of which vineyards, this sprawling estate frames a beautiful ancient abbey still owned by the Vallombrosian monks. Enjoy a guided tour led by the estate staff and learn all about how
this dazzling winery has played a vital role in Tuscan winemaking throughout the last millennium, and still does today! Also, as in times long gone by, the wine made here is aged in the vast cellars that run beneath the abbey. At the end of the visit enjoy the privilege of a luscious taste experience in the cozy stylish ambiance of the estate signature Osteria di Passignano: sample traditional Tuscan recipes with a twist prepared by the in-house Michelin-star chef! After lunch travel on through the countryside, for more stunning views. Driving through sweeping valleys and alongside wild meadows reach another of the area’s most important wineries. Meet the expert winery staff, enjoy a memorable private viewing of the grounds and cellar and crown your “Chianti Black Rooster” day tasting the finest of the estate’s signature blends.
• Private transportation by Mercedes vehicle with English-speaking driver to/from Florence city center and throughout the day as needed (max 8 hours)
• Shared small-group tour of Badia a Passignano winery
• Wine-pairing Michelin-star tasting lunch at Osteria a Passignano
• Private visit to another Black Rooster Chianti winery, inclusive of wine tasting
FLORENCETOWN TOURS & NEWS STAND - Piazza della Repubblica (next to the APPLE STORE under the arches, corner with Via Pellicceria) - Florence - SEE ON MAP
Please note that Italy's law doesn't permit selling alcoholic beverage to teens under 18 y.o. so clients under this age will be served non-alcoholic beverages. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Please let us know in advance any special need or impaired mobility of the clients and we will do our best to accomodate them.
This tour runs rain or shine.