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San Gimignano at Sunset: Wine Dinner in Barrique Cellar

Product ID: 212049
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Experience the medieval magic of San Gimignano with a tour of the town and a small-group wine tasting dinner inside a barrique cellar. Travel back in time through authentic Tuscan aromas and flavours, and gaze upon beautiful vineyards and olive groves.
About this activity
Duration 5.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the history of San Gimignano, Tuscany's most enchanting medieval town
  • Climb one of its famous towers to admire the breathtaking view from the top
  • Enjoy the intimacy of a small group tour through the stunning Chianti countryside
  • Indulge in the romantic atmosphere and delicious flavours of a guided wine dinner inside a barrique cellar
Full description
Treat yourself to the authentic tastes of Tuscany through this small group tour of San Gimignano, followed by a 4-course wine dinner. Your tour begins with a comfortable drive from Florence through the rolling hills of the Chianti area, leading you to the enchanting town of San Gimignano. Passing under the ancient Porta San Giovanni at the entrance, you will be immersed instantly in the magical medieval atmosphere of this hill town.

Wander and get lost among the multicolored shops that display items of artistic craftsmanship, local wines and delicacies. Marvel at the beautiful sights of the evocative Piazza della Cisterna, from its soaring houses to the elegant windows of its palaces, and the monumental well at the center of the square. Then, soak up the majestic beauty of Piazza Duomo and learn about its church. From Piazza delle Erbe, you can reach the fortress and climb the tower for a stunning view of the town center, the surrounding countryside, and San Gimignano's other famous towers.

After this amazing immersion in the town's history, you will be taken to a typical wine and oil farm located in the Chianti countryside, where you can enjoy an authentic local experience. Explore the the cellars and the gorgeous colours of the vineyard at sunset, before taking a seat inside a delightful barricaia (barrique cellar). Here, immersed in aromas and a romantic atmosphere, you will enjoy a guided 4-course wine dinner with fine wines and fresh, tasty food from the Chianti area. A unique and engaging experience of authentic Tuscan lifestyle!
Includes
  • Staff Assistance at the Meeting Point
  • 4-course Wine Dinner
  • Transportation in a comfortable air-conditioned coach with WiFi on board
  • Licensed tour guide on board
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Additional purchases of wine and oil produced by the farm estate

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Piazzale Montelungo (Montelungo Square), Firenze FI, Italy, in front of the Caf Tour & Travel Gray Line Yellow Street Sign

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Please dress appropriately for visiting places of worship
• Tours are confirmed with a minimum of two passengers
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.3 / 5
based on 6 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.0/5
Organization
4.0/5
Value for money
4.2/5
Safety
4.8/5

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CAF Tour & Travel

Product ID: 212049