Following Dante's steps, Florence, 4 hour tour
First visit the museum dedicated to poet Dante, in order to understand his times. Then walk through the streets of the town, while our guide will explain you Dante's love for Florence, even if he was forced to abandon it because of the exile.
Passing through the Cathedral square, the Bargello, ending your tour in Santa Croce square, where a big statue was placed as a tribute to the poet.
Private tour to Medieval Castle, 4 hours
You will visit a true Medieval castle in the Chianti area, discovering the Piano Nobile (main floor), the small 18th-century theatre and the old subterranean wine cellar. This castle produces Tuscan Chianti wine and Tuscan salami.
So the visit ends with a tasting of these products (prosciutto, lardo, pancetta or rigatino, capocollo, salame) accompanied by 3 glasses of Chianti wine.
Hiking and wine tour, 4/5 hours
A professional naturalist will guide you on a tour around our vineyards where you will discover a sublime landscape composed of grapevines, rolling hills, woods and lakes dotted by typical Tuscan country houses.
Then private visit to the wine cellar, lunch and tasting with local Chianti wines.
For families: The secrets of Palazzo Vecchio and gelato tasting, 4 hours
Our guide will help visitors imagine how was life at court during the Renaissance time at the residence of Cosimo de Medici's family.
It is possible for kids to wear a cape or an overcoat, shoes and hats of the Sixteenth century and enjoy playing with some princes’ toys.
Then transfer to an ice cream shop, where the ice cream maker will show you some of the steps of gelato production. Tasting of typical Italian gelato.
For families: Strolling in the middle ages, 3 hours
A guided tour to discover the Medieval time walking in a Medieval palace, for all the family. You will discover how a noble family lived in one of the most important Medieval buildings in Florence, what they ate, how they celebrated events like a birthday.
Children will curious in the magical world of knights and dames.
Private cooking class in chef's home 5/6 hours
Arrival at the Chef's home by 10:30 am. Seasonal products will be used for the preparation of the dishes.
The courses will last approx 4 hours, the first part is dedicated to the preparation of the dishes. At the end of the lesson you will enjoy your meal with the dishes you prepared with your own hands.
Each participant will receive a folder with the chef's recipes!!!
Chianti tour and ceramic factory in the Chiant region 6 hours
Discover the Tuscan rolling hills, embellished by vineyards and olive oil trees.
Stop for a walk in Greve in Chianti or Castellina in Chianti. Then guided tour in a wine cellar with lunch and tasting of its wines.
The area houses many ceramic factories, you will visit a famous one, where every piece of ceramics is entirely hand made from beginning to end. The factory staff will show you the steps of pottery production and you can admire their collection.
Cheese and olive tasting , 4/5 hours
First visit a Tuscan cheese farm. The guided tour includes: vineyard walk, cellar and dairy tour with a description of the production process.
A rich snack will follow, including: 4 cheeses, 3 wines (except for children), Extra virgin olive oils, Bread, Tuscan salami, ricotta cheese with honey or jam.
Then leave the cheese farm and reach a local olive oil farm. Here, weather permitting, you will walk through the olive trees of the estate, then taste different qualities of olive oil produced here.
Siena and San Gimignano, with visit ad lunch in a working farm, 8 hours
First transfer to Siena and visit the town famous in the world for the Palio horse race.
At approx 11:20 transfer to a farm in San Gimignano area. Upon arrival the farm owner will take you for a tour through its vineyards, followed by a visit to the stable with cows.
Lunch will follow.
Then transfer to San Gimignano, free time for touring this picturesque Medieval town, our driver will show you the highlights of the town, ending with an ice cream in the best gelato shop of the town.
An Etruscan tour: Populonia, Baratti, Volterra, 9 hours
A visit to South Tuscany in the region of the Etruscans, the first inhabitants of Tuscany.
Stop in the village of Populonia, then descend towards the wonderful bay of Baratti.
In the end visit Volterra, with both Etruscan and Roman ruins. In Volterra you can visit the Roman amphitheatre or the Etruscan necropolis.
Outstanding handmade products in alabaster are the specialty of Volterra town.