Day Trips / Chianti Wine tour and Badia a Passignano
Chianti Wine tour and Badia a Passignano
Availability: Wednesday, Friday, Sunday
Duration: 8 hours
Choose language: English, Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Inclusions and exclusions
Included in the price
• Travel by GT coach or minivan
• Expert multilingual tour leader
• 2 wine tastings in 2 different wineries
• Visit the heart of Chianti area
• Stop in Badia a Passignano with visit to the Abbey
• Stop in Radda in Chianti with free time
• Traditional Tuscan bbq Lunch
Spend your day in the Countryside surrounded by Chianti hills and enjoy the view that only this place can offer while tasting and drinking incredible wines and local products. Forget the touristy places and live this authentic experience.
Depart from central Florence via our comfortable vehicle and take the one and only Chiantigiana road that will lead you directly inside the Chianti wine region that gives you an endless range of things to see and do. First you’ll find Badia a Passignano a real jewel hidden in the hills of Chianti. Here you’ll first visit the Abbey of San Michele Arcangelo a Passignano a beautiful complex located uphill and surrounded by cypresses. This place is also known for tis frescos specially the one by Domenico Ghirlandaio. After the visit to the Abbey you’ll enjoy a beautiful wine tasting in the heart of Chianti Classico where you’ll get the chance to taste unique wines with a local host. Ater delight your place with a tuscany bbq lunch that includes a typical starter and barbecued meat and vegetables.In the afternoon you will visit Radda in Chianti a small medieval village with narrow roads and full of artisan shops with a stunning view of the Chianti area which is famous and known all over the world thanks to its red wines and local products but also for its unique scenery over the countryside. After continue your day trip to Lornano where you’ll have a second wine tasting and a visit to the cellars with a local host that will help you discover the main steps of wine production and you’ll also visit the cellars. Your visit to Tuscany would not be complete if you did not experience a traditional wine tasting and meal in the great Chianti area. After you will enjoy a pleasant ride back to central Florence where the tour will end.
• Customers must be able to climb and descend stairs.
• A vegetarian meal is available for lunch, please specify any dietary restrictions at time of booking
9:30 Meeting Point Viale F.lli Rosselli at the corner Via Gabbuggiani (Please come 15 min earlier!)