Florence Foodies Walk

    • 2.5 hours
    • ITUN
    • Total price tool tip
      AUD $83
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Truffles. Gelato. Chianti. Olive Oil. All the essentials of the food pyramid are included on this Florence tour. Leave the diet at home and embrace the feast that is Florence.

Highlights

* Gain insight into the best local food stores, restaurants, and wine bars

* Sample delicious local fare including earthy truffles and artisan chocolate

* Learn about local extra virgin olive oil (and sample some, too!)

* Experience a localised food history lesson before sampling the best gelato in town

* Relax with a glass of chianti at the end of the tour

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Piazza della Repubblica in front of the Tall marble column situated in front of Gill Cafe & Rinascente Department Store.
  • Finish:

    Piazza della Repubblica in front of the Tall marble column situated in front of Gill Cafe & Rinascente Department Store.
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 12
 
  • Inclusions:

    All samples and tastings, local English-speaking guide
  • Exclusions:

    Items of a personal nature and tips and gratuities for your guide.

Additional information

Carbon Offset:Voucher exchange details

Please present your voucher to the local guide at the beginning of the tour.

Confirmation of booking

If you have your voucher then your tour is confirmed. We look forward to seeing you at the meeting point. If you need to contact us for any reason please use the number on your voucher during business hours.

Child policy

This is a child-friendly tour. Children between the ages of 6 and 11 inclusively are permitted on this tour. Children younger than 6 are permitted at no extra cost, but please make sure you inform our guides of this before you take the tour.

Language

English

Tipping Info

If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many Intrepid Urban Adventures destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.

Itinerary

Get ready for the perfect introduction to Florence, especially if you like food!
Our Florence food tour begins at a delightful food store specialising in earthy truffles, where we’ll enjoy a glass of Prosecco with a truffle panini. An artisan chocolate tasting is next, followed by a visit to a local olive oil boutique. Owner Andrea will engage us with a balsamic vinegar and olive oil tasting and enlighten us about the virtues of unctuous extra virgin olive oil.
As we continue on this Florence tour, we learn about the history of Florence’s local and regional cuisines while exploring the city’s small alleyways and walking through charming local suburbs. Along the way we’ll indulge further with tastings of ‘the best gelato in town’ and then partake in a glass of chianti while nibbling on tasty focaccia bread. This Florence city tour shows you the sights as well as the bites to be had on the Florence food scene, making it the perfect combination of culture and cuisine.
You'll be sure to end this Florence food tour with a heightened knowledge and passion for local Florentine flavours, the perfect thing to take home and show off to friends! 

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