Day Tours

Florence

Italy Oct 2010, view from hotel bathroom in Florence

 

Florence/ Firenze my birthplace has so much to offer, history of course but also art, architecture, food, shopping and true Italian culture. Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance and one of the world’s most beautiful cities.

Tuscan Vineyard Tours offers a variety of Day Tours to discover the city. For more details about our Day Tours of Florence Click Here

 

 

Volterra

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAVolterra, a Medieval village with Etruscan roots is also the home of the oldest city hall in Tuscany. A Roman era amphitheatre still remains, surrounded by an intact Medieval town. There are amazing views and shops filled with local crafts from local olive wood and alabaster. For more details of our Day Tour of Volterra/San Giminiano Click Here

 

 

 

 

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASan Gimignano

This village is renown for the local Vernaccia, Tuscany’s most important white wine, and for Medieval towers, a handful of which are still standing.

 

 

 

 Bolgheri

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERABolgheri is home to some world class wines, including Sassicaia, Massetto and Ornellaia. This DOC is Italy’s answer to Bordeaux. Blends of Cabernet, Merlot and Cabernet Franc take center stage. Along with the big boys, a number of small wineries are producing world class wines a stone’s throw away from the Mediterranean sea. To find out more about our Day Tour of Bolgheri Click Here

 

 

 

 

picture002Montalcino/Pienza

The most well know of the Tuscany’s hill towns, Montalcino is know for its Brunello di Montalcino wines. The rolling landscape is incredibly scenic with vineyards as far as the eye can see. To find out more about our Day Tour of Montalcino Click here 

Nearby hill town Pienza, a beautiful little village with breath taking views and the best cheese in Italy, is just another 20 minutes down the road from Montalcino. For more details about our Day tour of Pienza Click Here

 

 

SuveretoItaly Oct 2010, Campiglia Marittima

Suvereto, a young DOC (wine making region) is best known for the highly allocated wines from Tua Rita. Other wineries are also becoming recognized. One of our favorites to visit is an architectural marvel. Contrast it with a tiny bio-dynamic producer who does everything by hand! In Medieval Suvereto dine with us at a restaurant with delicious creative Italian cuisine. To find out more about our Day Tour of Suvereto Click Here

 

 

 

Italy Oct 2010, FlorenceChianti

Of Course Chianti is a name synonymous with Tuscan wines. It is also renown for its beauty. Explore the area with us and we will feed your eye and your belly with Chianti Classico at its best. For more details about our Day Tour to Chianti Click Here

 

 

 

Lucca

luccaLucca is a walled city that thrived from its textile trade. It was gifted by Napoleon to his sister Elisa. It is a charming walking town, where one can walk its park like perimeter walls without a care in the world. For more details about our Day Tour to Lucca Click Here

 

 

 

 

Costal Tuscany

coastaltuscanyBaratti and San Vincenzo are just a few of the coastal towns in Tuscany. Yes, Tuscany has a coast, and a beautiful one at that. It is not well known to Americans and it is a jewel to be discovered. A stone’s throw away are important DOC like Bogheri and up and coming DOCs like Suvereto where talented winemakers are producing outstanding new wines using a wide range of varietals. Join us for an “off the beaten path” experience! For more details about our Day Tour of Coastal Tuscany Click Here