Guided tour

Siena: 2-Hour Food and Wine Tour

Siena: 2-Hour Food and Wine Tour

Activity provider: Tuscan Escapes by Papilio
Likely to sell out
Likely to sell out

From US$ 63.51 per person

Taste and learn about Tuscan culture with a special focus on cuisine from Siena. Discover the local wine, food, and history, as you enjoy many delicious bites at a wine school and from vendors around town.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Reserve now & pay later
Reserve now & pay later to book your spot without any charges today. Learn more
Duration 2 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Taste Siena's main local products
  • Sample choice Tuscan white and red wines
  • Learn about the regional food and wine culture
  • Tour vendors with your guide
Full description

Walk around Siena and discover its best foods while meeting local vendors. Learn about the region's wine production and taste a typical white and red wine. Taste extra virgin olive oil and sample different Pecorino sheep cheeses, from fresh to seasonal, together with different local kinds of honey. As you tour the town, hear fascinating details about the rare Cinta Senese, an almost extinct pig that is unique to Siena. Then, you will learn how local truffles are found.

Follow your guide and discover why the Tuscan bread is plain and how it is used in recipes. Hear the history of the recipe behind Siena's medieval cakes and bread. During the tour will taste local cold cuts and other typical Sienese products

Includes
  • 2-3 glasses of different local wines
  • Food tastings (cheese, cold cuts, and extra virgin olive oil)
  • Dessert and sweet foods
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 3 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

Select participants and date

Participants

Date

Meeting point

Arrive 5 minutes before the tour starts.

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Not recommended for people with limited mobility
  • Comfortable walking shoes recommended
  • Tips are not included in the cost of this tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Value for money
    5/5

Sort by:

Traveler type:

Star rating:

September 15, 2020

Translate

It was very interesting and a lot of fun.

September 3, 2021

Product ID: 363030