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GUIDED WINE TOUR OF FLORENCE AT SUNSET - GROUP TOUR

Our walking tour takes us to visit the “Oltrarno” or far bank of the Arno River,a district of workshops and antique dealers, that hasn’t changed much since the Middle Ages; many Florentines consider it the “true” Florence. At sunset the local colour is so bright and tantalizing that residents and visitors hang out and have fun  lounging in the many typical restaurants and bars which populate the area. Our expert tour guide will show you the atmosphere of the neighborhood while you enjoy a glass of Chianti wine and special crostini prepared for us by a famous local wine shop. Our walk will take us back across the river to the historic center for a second wine tasting. DAYS Saturday (From the 1st of November to the 31st of March) Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday - Friday - Saturday (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October 2018) LANGUAGES English Spanish Italian German Other languages upon request DEPARTURE 5.30pm (From the 1st of November to the 31st of March) 7.30pm (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October) MEETING POINT Ponte Vecchio, at the Statue of Benvenuto Cellini CHECK IN Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure DURATION 2h DISCOUNT 0-5 years free 6-17 years 23.00 euros with soft drink INCLUSIONS 2 hours guided walking tour 3 glasses of Chianti wine and appetizers Bag and cup to enjoy your aperitif while walking NOTES The tour takes place rain or shine

UFFIZI GALLERY VISIT + WALKING TOUR

Visit the Uffizi Gallery, the most important art museum in Italy that houses paintings from the Middle Ages to the 19th-Century, and then take a walking tour through Florence admiring the stunning architecture of the UNESCO World Heritage city of Florence. In Winter Season the Tour include the visit to the Uffizi with the Walking Tour " Best of Florence " a classic Grand Walking Tour which is ideal for those interested in admiring the monuments worldwide famous. In the Summer season we combine the visit of the Uffizi Gallery with the walking Tour " The Medici's ". CALENDAR    Tuesday -  Saturday - Sunday  (From the 1st of November 2017 to the 31st of March 2018)   Wednesday - Friday - Sunday ( From 1 April to 31 october 2018) LANGUAGES English Spanish Italian Other languages upon request DEPARTURE UFFIZI at 12pm + WALKING TOUR at 2.30pm - in Winter Season UFFIZI at 11,00 am + WALKING TOUR at 3,30 pm - in Summer Season MEETING POINT Uffizi Gallery at the statue of Dante Alighieri Signoria Square at the Statue of Cosimo de Medici on horseback  ( Tour Best of Florence ) San Marco Square at the Statue of Manfredo Fanti ( Tour " The Medici's ) CHECK IN 15 minutes in advance DURATION 3h and 30 minutes DISCOUNT For children and groups HIGHLIGHTS Uffizi Gallery Signoria Square Ponte Vecchio Pitti Palace Republic Square Duomo Cathedral Santa Croce Church INCLUSIONS Licensed guide Earphones Skip-the-line tickets for the Uffizi Gallery Coffee or cappuccino in winter season NOTES  The tour takes place rain or shine  

 Museums 

ACCADEMIA & UFFIZI MUSEUM TOUR

Visit the two most important museums in Florence which host some of the greatest art pieces of the italian history.   The Accademia Gallery of Art is a must. There you will see the famous and impressive masterpiece of  "The David" by Michelangelo, and many other masterpieces.  Wouldn’t you like to be in front of the most famous Venus in art history, see one of the most enigmatic paintings by Leonardo, or admire the only masterpiece made out of wood by Michelangelo? Then join the last minute Uffizi tour. The guided tours of the two museums include the skip the line tickets.  PROGRAMME FROM THE 1st of November 2017 to the 31st of March 2018   09:45 am - meet your guide at the main entrance of the Accademia Gallery+ 10 am - 1h guided tour of the Accademia Gallery 11:45 am - meet your guide at the main entrance of the Uffizi Gallery + 12pm 1h 30 minutes guided tour of the Uffizi Gallery  PROGRAMME FROM 1ST APRIL TO 31ST OCTOBER 2018 08:45 am - meet your guide at the main entrance of the Accademia Gallery+  H 09 am - 1h guided tour of the Accademia Gallery 10:45 am - meet your guide at the main entrance of the Uffizi Gallery +  H 11,00 am -  1h 30 minutes guided tour of the Uffizi Gallery    CALENDAR  Tuesday -  Saturday - Sunday  (From the 1st of November 2017 to the 31st of March 2018) Every day except Monday and the first Sunday of each month (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October) LANGUAGES English Spanish Italian Other languages upon request DEPARTURE ACCADEMIA 10am + UFFIZI 12 pm (From the 1st of November 2017 to the 31st of March 2018) ACCADEMIA 9am + UFFIZI 11am (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October 2018) MEETING POINT In front of the main entrance of the Accademia Gallery, Via Ricasoli 58/60 Uffizi Gallery along the Loggiato at the statue of Dante Alighieri. Please look for our assistant holding a panel advertising our tour CHECK IN 15 minutes before DURATION 2h and 30 minutes DISCOUNT For children and groups  HIGHLIGHTS Accademia Gallery Uffizi Gallery INCLUSIONS Skip the line tickets for both museums  Guided tour Earphones to hear your guide perfectly NOTES Tour lenght in case of a double language: 3 hours  

DUOMO COMPLEX AND DOME EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a visit with a licensed guide to the most important buildings at the heart of Florence’s historic center: the Duomo (Cathedral), Baptistery and the Opera del Duomo Museum. Then enjoy our exclusive Dome Experience Skip the line tour with our local guide. Climb the 463 steps to the top of Brunelleschi's architectural masterpiece with the commentary of our expert guide to see the inside of the Dome up close and enjoy the extraordinary view of Florence.   Hear your guide perfectly with our audio systems. No Skip the line for the Cathedral. CALENDAR   Monday,Thursday, Saturday (From the 1st of November 2017 to the 31st of March 2018) Everyday (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October 2018, except Sunday and religious holidays) LANGUAGES English Spanish DEPARTURE 10.30 am Cathedral, Baptistery and Museum 12.30 pm Dome (From the 1st of November 2017 to the 31st of March 2018) 11.30am Dome 13.00pm Cathedral, Baptistery and Museum (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October 2018) MEETING POINT 10.15 am in front of the central door of the Cathedral 12.15 pm at the entrance of the Dome, Porta della Mandorla (From the 1st of November 2017 to the 31st of March 2018) 11.15am at the entrance of the Dome, Porta della Mandorla 12.45 pm in front of the central door of the Cathedral (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October 2018) DURATION 3h  DISCOUNT Children and groups HIGHLIGHTS Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral  Baptistery Opera del Duomo Museum The Dome INCLUSIONS Guided tour of the Cathedral, Duomo Museum, Baptistery and Dome Earphones Entrance ticket NOTES It is prohibited to enter in shorts or with uncovered shoulders the Dome is inaccessible to people with mobility problems (463 stairs, no elevator)

UFFIZI GALLERY VISIT + WALKING TOUR

Visit the Uffizi Gallery, the most important art museum in Italy that houses paintings from the Middle Ages to the 19th-Century, and then take a walking tour through Florence admiring the stunning architecture of the UNESCO World Heritage city of Florence. In Winter Season the Tour include the visit to the Uffizi with the Walking Tour " Best of Florence " a classic Grand Walking Tour which is ideal for those interested in admiring the monuments worldwide famous. In the Summer season we combine the visit of the Uffizi Gallery with the walking Tour " The Medici's ". CALENDAR    Tuesday -  Saturday - Sunday  (From the 1st of November 2017 to the 31st of March 2018)   Wednesday - Friday - Sunday ( From 1 April to 31 october 2018) LANGUAGES English Spanish Italian Other languages upon request DEPARTURE UFFIZI at 12pm + WALKING TOUR at 2.30pm - in Winter Season UFFIZI at 11,00 am + WALKING TOUR at 3,30 pm - in Summer Season MEETING POINT Uffizi Gallery at the statue of Dante Alighieri Signoria Square at the Statue of Cosimo de Medici on horseback  ( Tour Best of Florence ) San Marco Square at the Statue of Manfredo Fanti ( Tour " The Medici's ) CHECK IN 15 minutes in advance DURATION 3h and 30 minutes DISCOUNT For children and groups HIGHLIGHTS Uffizi Gallery Signoria Square Ponte Vecchio Pitti Palace Republic Square Duomo Cathedral Santa Croce Church INCLUSIONS Licensed guide Earphones Skip-the-line tickets for the Uffizi Gallery Coffee or cappuccino in winter season NOTES  The tour takes place rain or shine  

Food & Beverage

GUIDED WINE TOUR OF FLORENCE AT SUNSET - GROUP TOUR

Our walking tour takes us to visit the “Oltrarno” or far bank of the Arno River,a district of workshops and antique dealers, that hasn’t changed much since the Middle Ages; many Florentines consider it the “true” Florence. At sunset the local colour is so bright and tantalizing that residents and visitors hang out and have fun  lounging in the many typical restaurants and bars which populate the area. Our expert tour guide will show you the atmosphere of the neighborhood while you enjoy a glass of Chianti wine and special crostini prepared for us by a famous local wine shop. Our walk will take us back across the river to the historic center for a second wine tasting. DAYS Saturday (From the 1st of November to the 31st of March) Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday - Friday - Saturday (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October 2018) LANGUAGES English Spanish Italian German Other languages upon request DEPARTURE 5.30pm (From the 1st of November to the 31st of March) 7.30pm (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October) MEETING POINT Ponte Vecchio, at the Statue of Benvenuto Cellini CHECK IN Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure DURATION 2h DISCOUNT 0-5 years free 6-17 years 23.00 euros with soft drink INCLUSIONS 2 hours guided walking tour 3 glasses of Chianti wine and appetizers Bag and cup to enjoy your aperitif while walking NOTES The tour takes place rain or shine

PIZZA E GELATO MAKING - COOKING CLASS

Learn how to make pizza and gelato just like the Italians do! Join our late afternoon class! Our chefs will be happy to introduce you to the history of these glorious Italian creations! Make pizza with our professional pizza chef, called  “pizzaiolo”. You will learn how to make tender, flexible yeast dough that stretches to almost paper-thinness and the trick for a flavorful yet light tomato sauce. Even if you bake pizza in your own oven, these techniques are universal and using them really makes the difference. With the pizzaiolo, you’ll make your very own pizza, you’ll stretch it, sauce it, bake it, slice it. It will be the best pizza you’ve ever tasted and you will have made it yourself! Come  make pizza in Florence! The chef will tell you why gelato remains Italy’s favorite dessert while giving insight on the ‘gelato culture’ that continues to grow. You will get to know the basic raw ingredients, how to select the best products available according to specific principles, and you will have a presentation and tasting of some of the flavors used in the gelato making. You will learn about the development and application of natural colors, the heating and freezing techniques and how they have different effects on ingredients. It is always a great day to discover the recipe of the world’s most loved dessert! At the end of the lesson you will enjoy a dinner of the pizza and gelato you made during the lesson. This activity is strongly recommended for families that wish to have their children learn about Italian culture. It’s an easy and fun experience that will last forever in their memory. DAYS Monday to Saturday (From the 1st of November 2017 to the 28th of February 2018) Everyday (From the 1st of March to the 30th of November 2018, except Sundays during the month of November) LANGUAGES English Other languages upon request DEPARTURE 6.00pm (From the 1st of November 2017 to the 30th of November 2018, except Sundays during the month of November) 3.00pm (From the 19th of November 2018 to the 31st of October 2018) MEETING POINT Piazza della Repubblica (next to the Apple store under the loggias, corner with Via Pellicceria) CHECK IN 15 minutes before departure DURATION 3h DISCOUNT 0-5 years free 6-12 years. 50% off INCLUSIONS Pizza and gelato lesson with famous local chefs. Use of apron and cooking utensils. All ingredients for pizza and gelato making. Dinner with wine (soft drinks for children). Graduation certificate. NOTES Please inform us of any food intolerance or allergy in advance.  
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WANNABE ITALIANO - COOKING CLASS & MARKET TOURS

Meet one of our famous and charismatic chefs and learn how to cook a nice Tuscan meal in the heart of Florence! First step: a little walk to the Central Market, grocery shopping! You will go shopping with the chef at the central market, picking up the ingredients for your lunch. You will meet the butchers, the bakers, and the farmers selling vegetables from their gardens. You will learn how to distinguish the highest quality ingredients and taste local and typical products! After this fun experience you will reach our fascinating home-like professional location, just a few steps from the central market, where you’ll enjoy a delicious tasting of typical products and you will start putting your hands on the ingredients to create your own meal, driven by the expert guidance of one of our Chefs. Your menu may slightly vary depending on the season and the availability of fresh ingredients, but will usually consist of bruschetta, different kinds of fresh home-made pasta from scratch (i.e. tagliatelle and ravioli), sauces for the pasta, and a dessert. In the end you’ll eat the meal you prepared yourself, accompanied by two glasses of selected Chianti wines. And finally get your Graduation Certificate! Please note that when the Central Market is closed (on Sundays and bank holidays) a special introduction and extra tastings at the cooking school will be substituted instead. DAYS Monday to Saturday (From the 1st of November to the 28th of February) Everyday (except Sunday during November) (From the 1st of March to the 30th of November) LANGUAGES English DEPARTURE 9.00am MEETING POINT Repubblica Square (next to the Apple store under the loggias, at the corner with Via Pellicceria) CHECK IN 15 minutes in advance DURATION 5h 30 min DISCOUNT 0-5 years free 6-12 years 50% off INCLUSIONS Visit to the Central Market of Florence with our Chefs;  Food and local products tasting;  Cooking lesson with famous local Chefs; Use of apron and cooking utensils;  All ingredients for your lunch;  Lunch with Wine Tasting (2 glasses of wine);  Graduation Certificate. NOTES Please note that when the Central Market is closed (on Sundays and bank holidays) a special introduction and extra tastings at the cooking school will be substituted instead. Please inform us of any food intolerance or allergy in advance.

TUSCANY BY VESPA

Drive along scenic and silent country roads through the hillside of Tuscany on a Vespa admiring the sights, smells and sounds of the Chianti region! Our comfortable minivan will take you to the countryside, and will be available in case of any need during all the tour. With a short ride, you will be taken just outside of the busy and bustling city center. First you will receive an orientation conducted by an English speaking trained professional, ensuring the safe operation of the Vespas before we head out for our engaging and enjoyable ride. The ride, along scenic country roads will offer splendid views of the rolling hillside, vineyards and olive groves, little ancient churches and medieval towers. Several stops for photo opportunities will be made along the way. You will visit a winery and enjoy a guided tour of their ancient cellars, where you will learn all the secrets of wine and olive oil production. A typical Tuscan lunch (or dinner, depending on which departure you choose) will be served with a wine tasting. And the official T-shirt (included) will always remind you of this incredible experience! DAYS Everyday (From the 1st of March to the 30th of November, except Sundays during the month of November) LANGUAGES English DEPARTURE 9.30am 2.30pm MEETING POINT Piazza della Repubblica (next to the Apple Store under the loggias, corner with Via Pellicceria) CHECK IN 15 minuti prima della partenza DURATION 6h INCLUSIONS Roundtrip transportation by minivan to/from departure point 50cc original PIAGGIO VESPA Official T-Shirt  Helmets Tuscan meal Wine and olive oil tasting Guided Winery Tour Small group Vespa tour Professional Tour Escort Minivan Support    

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TUSCANY BY VESPA

Drive along scenic and silent country roads through the hillside of Tuscany on a Vespa admiring the sights, smells and sounds of the Chianti region! Our comfortable minivan will take you to the countryside, and will be available in case of any need during all the tour. With a short ride, you will be taken just outside of the busy and bustling city center. First you will receive an orientation conducted by an English speaking trained professional, ensuring the safe operation of the Vespas before we head out for our engaging and enjoyable ride. The ride, along scenic country roads will offer splendid views of the rolling hillside, vineyards and olive groves, little ancient churches and medieval towers. Several stops for photo opportunities will be made along the way. You will visit a winery and enjoy a guided tour of their ancient cellars, where you will learn all the secrets of wine and olive oil production. A typical Tuscan lunch (or dinner, depending on which departure you choose) will be served with a wine tasting. And the official T-shirt (included) will always remind you of this incredible experience! DAYS Everyday (From the 1st of March to the 30th of November, except Sundays during the month of November) LANGUAGES English DEPARTURE 9.30am 2.30pm MEETING POINT Piazza della Repubblica (next to the Apple Store under the loggias, corner with Via Pellicceria) CHECK IN 15 minuti prima della partenza DURATION 6h INCLUSIONS Roundtrip transportation by minivan to/from departure point 50cc original PIAGGIO VESPA Official T-Shirt  Helmets Tuscan meal Wine and olive oil tasting Guided Winery Tour Small group Vespa tour Professional Tour Escort Minivan Support    

FIAT 500 TOUR

Join us for a breathtaking morning drive through the picturesque Chianti hills around Florence! First we will walk you through the steps to master the concept of the Fiat 500 Double-Clutch so as to enjoy the beauty of an iconic Italian car and lifestyle. Throughout our various stops along the enchanted Tuscan country roadside, your guide will entertain you  with splendid stories of the Italian past and unique local lore. The gently winding roads are a joy to drive and you will feel like you are driving in a postcard. No tour would be complete without seeing the traditional roads lined with cypresses, wild flowers all around you and the unmistakable classic Italian architecture. While we call the road we’re traveling “Via Chiantigiana” you’ll just call it love. Choose this tour if you want to warm your heart to the classic Italian lifestyle. DAYS Everyday  (From the 1st of March to the 30th of November, except Sundays during the month of November) LANGUAGES English DEPARTURE 9.30am 2.30pm MEETING POINT Piazza della Repubblica (next to the Apple store under the loggias, corner with Via Pellicceria) CHECK IN 15 minutes before departure DURATION 6h INCLUSIONS Small group tour Roundtrip transportation by minivan to/from departure point Original vintage FIAT 500 classic cars Typical Tuscan meal Wine and olive oil tasting Guided tour of 2 wineries and their cellars (including an organic farm) Professional Tour Escort Minivan Support NOTES A valid driving license is required and you must be at least 18 years of age to drive, at least 13 years to be a passenger.