Discover FLORENCE through its historic Cafes stores, wineries and a Trattoria dating to the 18th and 19th Century. The time of Florence Capital city of Italy, city’s second Renaissance. Florence was again the favorite city of writers, poets, musicians, philosophers and painters. The “Belle Epoque”.
Encounter and understand Florence, never disappointing, accompanied by a local Florentine guide, looking for ancient flavors, tastes, but also for the unique atmosphere you can only find in the hidden and authentic corners.
Can’t miss a coffee-break for a cup of chocolate or a creamy Cappuccino with a “budino di riso” an exquisite pastry you can find exclusively in Florence, at Caffe Gilli, founded in 1735, elegant, refined with a sort of “British atmosphere”. A stone-thrown from Gilli, you find a bottega, Pegna which is for the Florentine a local patrimony and institution. Founded 150 years ago as grocery shop, wine shop, paint shop, is one of the best known “bottega” in the world. Pegna has always meant,” what you can’t find in any place, you can find it at Pegna.” Don’t miss another “ institution” Procacci, founded in 1880, quickly gained the heart of the local people who made of this bottega a Must for an aperitif with “truffle sandwich and a cup of prosecco “. Mouth full of truffle-flavor, time has come to a drive to Piazzale Michelangelo. The view over the city is breathtaking. There would not be a better way to conclude a food tour than having < lunch at a unique ancient Osteria. Formerly duty station for the wines coming into Florence from the Chianti region, then “ grocery and winery”. Badly damaged by the flood in 1966, the restauration works brought to light the rest of an almost 2000 years old church. Lunch will be served either outside or in one of those rooms. Food is close to perfection of local traditional cuisine
LUXURY PRIVATE TOUR : maximum 6 pax
Operated on Monday – Saturday
Tour duration 10:00 am to 3:00 pm Pick up and drop off at residence Hotel within city limits
PRIVATE GUIDE, PRIVATE DRIVEN VEHICLE including round trip drive Piazzale
Michelangelo, coffee – break, truffle tasting aperitif
LUNCH at Osteria including wine
price per person ON REQUEST