Activities summary

  • Departure Pisa
  • Duration 8 h
  • Available languages
    • English
    • Spanish
  • Meeting point Pisa Centrale Train Station - Piazza della Stazione
  • Availability From 15.03.2019 to 15.11.2019

Description

Start your day in Pisa and meet our driver with shuttle service to Florence. Upon arrival at 9:00 there is a walking tour of Florence (1h30min) to let you explore the main roads and admire the stunning monuments of the city  while our guide will tell interesting anecdotes and history of Florence. After, you’ll have free time to walk around or to visit museums, shops before the departure of the tour. At 2:45 pm you’ll start the Chianti tour in which you’ll visit the beautiful region of Chianti with us and immerse yourselves in the picturesque Tuscan scenery that you have always imagined. The beautiful ruby-red colour and the characteristic bouquet with scents of violet are the special features that reveal the identity of one of the most famous wines in the world: Chianti. This wine results from the wise blend of Sangiovese, Canaiolo, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes, and originates from the hilly area from which it draws its name. We will lead you to the discovery of the breathtaking, uncontaminated landscapes that have been cradling the Chianti vineyards for centuries, presenting you a harmony of colours that can only be found in the hills of this region.

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Start your day in Pisa and meet our driver with shuttle service to Florence. Upon arrival at 9:00 there is a walking tour of Florence (1h30min) to let you explore the main roads and admire the stunning monuments of the city  while our guide will tell interesting anecdotes and history of Florence. After, you’ll have free time to walk around or to visit museums, shops before the departure of the tour. At 2:45 pm you’ll start the Chianti tour in which you’ll visit the beautiful region of Chianti with us and immerse yourselves in the picturesque Tuscan scenery that you have always imagined. The beautiful ruby-red colour and the characteristic bouquet with scents of violet are the special features that reveal the identity of one of the most famous wines in the world: Chianti. This wine results from the wise blend of Sangiovese, Canaiolo, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes, and originates from the hilly area from which it draws its name. We will lead you to the discovery of the breathtaking, uncontaminated landscapes that have been cradling the Chianti vineyards for centuries, presenting you a harmony of colours that can only be found in the hills of this region.

The sounds, scents and flavours of this land will capture your senses through a unique experience that you will live, relish and comprehend by visiting ancient churches, medieval castles and small villages where the rhythm of life remains unaltered over time. The tour continues with a visit to a charming wine estate where you will take part in a guided tour of the wine cellars in order to gain insight into the various stages of wine production and in a tasting of the various wines that the winery produces, paired with samples of sliced cured meats, bruschetta and salami. During the tour you will see the characteristic fortress of Monteriggioni. There you will find some shops specialized in typical Tuscan products, as well as elegant cafés where you can stop and enjoy a coffee or a gelato. Subsequently, the tour includes a second tasting of olive oil and wine in another local winery.
After the tour will take you back to Florence and at 9:00 pm there is our shuttle service to go back to Pisa.

 

  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes

    • Walking tour of Florence (introductory tour)
    • Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning 
    • Expert multilingual escorts 
    • Wine, oil and balsamic vinegar tasting
    • Snack with sliced cured meats and typical salami
    • Visit to a famous estate with tour of the wine cellar
    • Self-guided tour of the Monteriggioni fortress and local winery

     

    Price does not include

    • Optional activities
    • Personal expenses

    Notes

    Pisa Centrale Train Station - Piazza della Stazione
    Train from Pisa to Florence SMN train Station. You will meet our guide directly in Florence, we will only provide train tickets the transportation is on your own.
    2:45 pm: departure of the tour from Florence, Stazione Leopolda: Viale Fratelli Rosselli at the corner with Via Elio Gabbuggiani in front of Bar Julia. Our staff will wear a green t-shirt with our logo
    8:00 pm: the tour ends in Florence, Stazione Leopolda
    Train From Florence SMN to Pisa, we will only provide train tickets the transportation is on your own.

    Cancellation policy

    Any changes and cancellations of bookings, must be sent via fax to 0039 0577 1959066 or email to info@mytours.it or booking@mytours.it. No penalty applies for cancellations made up to 48 hours prior the starting date of the service. For changes within 48 hours MyTour will consider the case and get back to client with a solution. For any booking cancelled less than 48 hours from the date of service or no shows, My Tour applies a penalty of 100% of the total amount of the booking.