This small-group hiking tour will provide a great overview of the Chianti wine region. The activity starts right in the city center of Florence where you'll be shuttled out of the city in just about 20 minutes. Head to the beautiful countryside where the trail starts.
Reach an olive-oil mill in an ancient noble estate, where you'll enjoy a guided tour of their space in a unique mix of ancient and modern settings, learning about the processes involved in producing olive oil. Sample gourmet olive oil, and taste the flavors passion creates.
A friendly environmental guide will then guide you around this area that is characterized by valleys and gentle hills cloaked in vines and olives, and also harsh peaks covered in woods of oaks, chestnuts, cypresses, and pines.
The itinerary includes many photo opportunities along the way and some interesting information about the history of this spectacular territory full of great landscapes and amazing views, little ancient churches, and medieval towers.
The glorious hike trail ends at a boutique winery, where you get to visit their cellar and learn about the wine-making process.
A delicious typical Tuscan lunch is then served, paired with a taste of elegant wines.
Your tour will conclude with transportation back to your original departure point in Florence.
Please note: Due to the uneven nature of the trail, this hiking tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities.