Carmignano Half-day Tour: Home of the First Cabernet-Sauvignon in Tuscany

Duration
5.5 hours
Languages
English, Italian, Spanish

Discover Carmignano, the smallest wine area in Tuscany! The French Cabernet, introduced in the region by the Medici family centuries ago, is nowadays part of every blend produced there. Taste some of the most antique and renowned DOCG wines of Italy! Gain in-depth knowledge about a well-reputed and historical wine area, which can be shortly regarded as small but mighty. Wine has been produced in the Carmignano region since Roman times. During the Middle Ages, the area was widely reputed for the quality of its wines. The reputation of Carmignano continued to grow with Queen Anne of Great Britain requesting regular shipments of the wine. You will visit two wineries where you’ll receive tips about the art of wine tasting and wine and food pairing. You will tour the vineyards and wine cellars in the heart of Carmignano, giving an up close look at the production and aging process of the wines. Additionally, you will learn about the secrets of extra virgin olive oil making. This wonderful experience includes wine tasting of a large spectrum of wine, lunch and the opportunity to buy some of the best Tuscan wines. 

Highlights: Carmignano, wine tasting, olive oil tasting, visit of 2 boutique wineries.

Departure: daily. 

Includes: olive oil tasting, wine tastings, typical lunch, private transportation, certified sommelier (guide), hotel pick-up. 

Please note: Minimum 2 people. Minimum age for tasting is 18 years old.

Fabian
With GetExperience since 2022
Meeting point
Florence, Metropolitan City of Florence, Italy
Important to know
Free cancellation
Plans are subject to change, and sometimes unexpectedly. So you can cancel your event free of charge 24 hours before the start.
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$283.89 / person