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Tuscany Taster Tour: Round-trip from Rome with Lunch & Wine

by City Wonders
per adult Price is AU$208
Duration: {0} Duration: 13h Non-refundable No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English

Highlights

Includes traditional 3-course meal with wine pairings

Locally guided small-group walking tour of Montepulciano

Find peace amid Gregorian chants at Sant’Antino Abbey

Free time in Pienza to seek out local cheeses and wines

Engaging commentary on the wine & history of the region

Highlights

Includes traditional 3-course meal with wine pairings

Locally guided small-group walking tour of Montepulciano

Find peace amid Gregorian chants at Sant’Antino Abbey

Free time in Pienza to seek out local cheeses and wines

Engaging commentary on the wine & history of the region

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7:30 AM, Tour in English, includes Food and Drinks

Duration 13h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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per adult
AU$207.20

Total price is AU$207.20, taxes included

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Tuscany Taster Tour: Round-trip from Rome with Lunch & Wine

Activity Location

Val D'Orcia

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Piazza del Popolo

    Roma


Description

Escape the hustle and bustle of Rome with a day trip to picturesque Tuscany. With travel and sightseeing all arranged, you can experience the region’s famed wine, food and traditional hill towns all in one day – and resume your holiday refreshed by the country air.

A comfortable, air-conditioned coach will pick you up in Rome. As you leave the city behind for rolling hills, your expert, English-speaking tour leader will fill you in on Tuscany’s rich culture and answer any questions you might have about the tour.

First is a walking tour of Montepulciano hill town, led by a local, expert guide, taking in an ancient but still functioning wine cellar and ruins that pre-date Rome.

Next is Sant’Antimo Abbey, a masterpiece of mediaeval architecture nestled in a peaceful valley. Gregorian chants will swell all around as you explore the hushed, evocative scene.

Just a short drive away is the highlight of any trip to Tuscany: lunch! In the wine cellar of an authentic vineyard farmhouse, you’ll enjoy a 3-course meal with wine pairings – including the famous Brunello di Montalcino.

You can buy souvenir wine here or wait for the final stop: the picturesque town of Pienza. Your tour leader will offer advice on the way here, but once you arrive it’s up to you how to spend your time: shopping for pecorino cheese and other local specialities, finding the perfect photo opportunity, or simply walking the streets like a local.

Then it’s back to Rome in comfort – fulfilled, relaxed and ready for the next day.


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Tuscany

  • Lunch and wine tasting

  • Roundtrip transport between Rome and Tuscany in air-conditioned private coach

  • Live tour commentary provided in English

  • Headset for tour commentary


Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 1 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • You must be at least 18 years of age and present a valid photo ID in order to consume alcohol.

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


Tuscany Taster Tour: Round-trip from Rome with Lunch & Wine ratings based on 198 Verified Reviews

4.9 out of 5

5/5 27 Jun. 2019

Very convenient to book in advance with Expedia. That way one can avoid the long wait in sweltering heat.

Margaret S

United Kingdom