Enjoy the thriving atmosphere of Florence local farmers market, taste delicious specialties and visit the city highlights on this top-rated guided food tour.
A FLAVORFUL JOURNEY THROUGH THE FRESH FOOD HEART OF FLORENCE!
Tuscany has one of the best culinary traditions in Italy, get ready to taste a simple and humble cuisine made of excellent simple recipes, use the best virgin olive oil, fresh seasonal ingredients and the deed is done!
During this 4-hours culinary experience an English-speaking tour guide will take you by the hand into a gastronomic trip of Tuscan food culture, you will learn how to discern the traditional excellent food from the touristic traps, in Tuscany excellency is the key word, during our tour you will taste and see only the best Florence can offer.
Starting in Piazza dell'Unità Italiana we will enter the central market then pass by the San Lorenzo Church and San Giovanni square; get ready to admire the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral complex, the Paradise Door of the Baptistery, the incredible Dome realized by the famous architect Filippo Brunelleschi and the outstanding Giotto's bell tower; the tour will end just in front of Santa Croce church.
A leisure walk will bring us to the Duomo square we'll be impressed by this majestic complex, words cannot completely express the feeling of admiration we experience while standing in front of this incredible work of art. Be prepared to lose yourself into the perfumes and flavors of the fresh pasta, truffle olive oil and balsamic vinegar, pecorino cheese, ham, cured meat, traditional crostini, vegetable (ribollita) and bread tomatoes (pappa al pomodoro) soups. Be certain to leave room for the dessert, you can’t miss the sweet fried bread and our food walking tour grand finale: a huge artisanal ice-cream!
Indulge our sweet tooth with the fried bread and the artisanal ice-cream; we will say our goodbyes with our belly full of delicacies and our eyes full of beauties in Santa Croce square.
Please note this tour does not accommodate vegans, gluten or dairy-free diets.
✔ Food tasting
✔ Alcoholic beverages
✔ Local top-rated guide
✖ Hotel pickup and drop-off
|TIME||5 pm (approximately 4 hours)|
|WEATHER||Tour takes place rain or shine|
|REQUIREMENTS||Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels - Options for vegetarians|
|SIZE||Max 14 people per tour (except for private groups. In this case we arrange a special tour)|
|MEETING POINT||Meet your guide outside Gam Gam Restaurant, in the middle of the Venice’s Jewish Ghetto. Open link in Google Maps You can reach the meeting venue from the Venezia Santa Lucia railway station by walking straight east for 7 minutes.|
|USEFUL INFO||Please be sure to arrive at the meeting point at least 5 minutes before the starting time of the tour. This is the key to ensure the high-quality of your experience. We also recommend you wear comfortable shoes.|
|PRICE||From 89 € per person. Discounts for children and large groups.|
Contact us for more details about this tour and if you have special wishes or needs we can customize the itinerary.