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What a great afternoon. I picked the half day as we did not want to hop on and off at different wineries. We went to the Il Palagio winery where the explanation was informative on their making of the wine, and then we sat and had a taste of the different wines and desert wine with a spread of delicious Italian antipasto and almond biscuits for the desert wine. Lovely just sitting around relaxing and chatting to other tourists on our bus sipping and eating. What better way to taste wine?
Extremely enjoyable and informative tour to the wonderful countryside of Tuscanny and a marvelous vineyard and winery in Il Pilagio, I will remember this tour for a very long time as the guide was very knowledgeable Lucy, the wine was amazing and the company we enjoyed on there tour was an extra bonus. Highly recommended
This was a great experience. Our trip to Castello Querceto went very smoothly -- the drive out to Chianti was very picturesque and the winery itself was very well organized. The tour was fun and the tasting was even better. For this trip, the value that you get for the cost of the ticket is great.
Lovely way to spend a very hot afternoon. Very informative and very relaxing spending the afternoon trying four different wines and a welcome drink with nibbles included. An added bonus was meeting other travellers at your table.
Fabulous tour of this beautiful winery in the Tuscany region. The concluding wine tasting and app's were wonderful.
I was a little hesitant to book a tour in another country on what I perceived to be a "random" website but having just returned from Italy I can say that the winery tour and tasting was easily top 5 favorite parts about the trip. Finding the bus was easy, the ride was short and beautiful, and our guide Marta was hilarious: I LOVED hearing the history of the castle. The wine and snacks were SO tasty (I don't even like red wine and the chianti classico is now a favorite!) Such a worthwhile trip and such a unique experience to get to get out of the heart of Florence and into the beautiful countryside. HIGHLY recommend this tour to anyone and everyone!
I highly recommend this trip from Florence. There were 9 of us including 2 children, and we all loved it. The bus ride there was a little warm, even though the bus was air conditioned, but it was a pretty hot day. We couldn't understand the lady on the bus very well, but once we arrived at the castle the tour guide there was wonderful. Great tour!
Our tour guide was very funny and informative. Scenic bus ride with airconditioning as advertised. The winery was very small and was only able to see one room but the winery guide was hysterically funny and very knowledgeable. We were served 5 wines and a delicious spread of Tuscan meats, cheese, and bread in a lovely little courtyard. The miles and miles of grapevines and rolling hills were breathtaking. The stop in Greve was great as well. Lots of little shops to pop into. A perfect place for the foodie in you with a 100 year old butcher shop full of meats, cheeses and wine. They even vaccuum packed our goods for us so that we could take them home! This tour was worth every penny for my family of 10!
Nice winery and the tasting was 4 whole bottles of wine for a table of 8. Do the math... Large group tour but the coach was nice, clean and cool. Wish we could have seen more of the Tuscan country side but have to make it another trip.
fabulous hosts the lady called kayda not sure if that was her name a Japanese lady from Michigan she was brilliant at her job very informative. As was the lady at the winery. Excellent service and worth every penny.
A perfect getaway from the bustle of Florence! We rode a nice, air-conditioned bus. Our guide was not too enthusiastic or informative, but I was just there for the transportation and wine tasting! Once we reached the winery, the winery guide was amazing. We tasted 3 wines, had some snacks, and had some time to take photos and make purchases.
Beautiful country side. The location of the wine tasting was breath taking! Great wine and food. Met a number of fun people from all over. Great experience. Definitely worth doing!
We had a blast! Well worth the money. And the tour guide was very well informed.
Fun and informational tour! More people than I expected but a good tour and comfortable ride.
Wonderful wine tour and is just right to be able to take in some Florence sites before heading off to learn about/get some good wines. Tour will return you to Florence right as dinner hours are beginning.
Fabulous tour. Very informative and interesting. knowledge tour guide. Great wine tasting and snack. Amazing castle and region. I highly recommend this tour.
Our tour guide, bus driver, and wine guide were exceptional! They were super friendly, very knowledgeable, and a lot of fun. It was a great trip! And the wine was delicious :-
Great tour guide, wonderful wine tasting experience. I can't wait to return to the chianti region again!
Tour was great! Learned a lot about both wine and olive oil. The winery was beautiful also. Would love to come back and stay in one of the chalets.
Our guide was amazing! Everything exceeded my expectations! the sights, wine, and appetizers were out of this world! I would definitely suggest this to anyone who loves wine!!
Perfect half day trip. Ride was enjoyable and the views were amazing. The tasting itself was great with light food to have along with the wine.