Siena Tasting Tuscany tour

Sample the Rich Flavours of Tuscany on this Food Tasting Tour

Type: Small group touring holiday
Duration: 5 days
Availability: Mid October
Special information: Please note that the quoted price is based on two people sharing a standard room in Cortona and does not include flights.

 

Taste delicious Tuscan food and Chianti wine on this unique touring holiday

Tuscany is one of the most beautiful regions in Italy and is famed for its rolling vineyards, decadent food and green landscape. The Bellarome Tasting Tuscany tour takes you to some of the more popular destination in Italy, as well as some of the untouched gems of this popular destination, including Siena, the Chianti region, Cortona, Florence and Castiglion Fiorentino. As a part of the tour, you will stay in the pretty town of Cortona and enjoy wine and olive oil tasting, a picnic lunch and cheese tasting.

Below you will find an example itinerary - but remember that Bellarome are happy to tailor tours to suit the needs of our clients so if you would like to change any of the details, just let us know and call one of our dedicated team on (UK) 01223 637331 or (US) 1-347-594-5500 or Click here to send us an enquiry.


Example Itinerary

Day 1

  • Arrive in Cortona


Day 2 Siena and Chianti

  • Guided tour of Siena, with a stop at an old bakery to learn about and taste the ancient Sienese sweets
  • Departure for the Chianti region
  • Lunch with the "Tuscan Mamas" in a typical winery in the Chianti Classico area followed by a cellar tour and wine/olive oil
  • Guided tour of the League of Chianti (Castellina and Radda)


Day 3 Cortona–Montepulciano

  • Guided tour of Cortona, followed by a picnic lunch
  • Guided tour of Montepulciano, including a visit to a wine cellar with tasting


Day 4 Florence

  • Guided tour of Florence
  • Lunch in a typical Florentine trattoria
  • Guided tour at the Academy (Statue of David and more)


Day 5 Castiglion Fiorentino

  • Guided tour and tasting of pecorino cheese
  • Visit to an olive grove to witness to olive harvest
  • Enjoy a family lunch to taste the typical local products and the famous olive oil
  • Guided tour of the historic center of Castiglion Fiorentino, including a short visit to a mill

If you are interested in this Tuscany food-tasting touring holiday, please call one of our dedicated team on (UK) 01223 637331 or (US) 1-347-594-5500 or Click here to send us an enquiry.