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I'm Marc, the owner of Tasting Tuscany. I would like to thank you for stopping by and hope you find what you're looking for. Please don't hesitate to contact us for any and all questions you may have.
All of us at Tasting Tuscany are passionate about local art, food, and wine and cater to people who are looking for all that is Italian. We strive to give our guests a unique and special experience they will never forget.
We look forward to showing you a vacation of a lifetime.
What They're Saying....
- Jill & Frank T. - Newton, MA
"WOW ! That's all I can say. My husband and I were so lucky to be able to spend a week with Marc and his wonderful guides, a true cooking vacation! The wineries were amazing and the food, to die for! This was truly an experience that I will never forget. Thank you so much for such a memorable time."
Tasting Tuscany's Most Popular
Our Top Tours.
The Best of Florence & Chianti
Art, Food, & Wine Tour
Be part of a small group of people (limited to 14) that will enjoy a unique accompanied tour with 8 nights lodging in charming 4-star quality historical residences, wineries/country resorts. You'll be dining at carefully selected restaurants and trattorias, lodged at 3 different locations in Florence and in the Chianti area including a 13th-century abbey (now privately owned) located near Gaiole in Chianti as well as a deluxe 4-star winery located in northern Chianti.
This tour begins at your historical residence in Florence. Your private guide will show you the "Best of Florence", a city walking tour. During this 8-day food & wine tour, you will experience three privately guided city tours - Florence, Siena & San Gimignano. You will embark on a breathtaking country tour of the Val d'Orcia where you will visit a pecorino cheese farm, a 13th-century castle winery, and the Santa Giulia winery in the Brunello di Montalcino region to taste magnificent wines and have a wonderful family-style dinner prepared by "la nonna"!
If all the above weren't enough, you will be spending the afternoon in a charming hamlet-setting farmhouse situated in the heart of Chianti for a wonderful hands-on cooking class!
Cooking in Chianti
Cooking & Touring
You will be part of a very small group of 12 guests
enjoying a fabulous 7 night - 8 day Cooking and Touring vacation lodged in charming 4-star quality historical hotels & country resorts. This tour begins in Florence where you will spend 2 nights in the city's historical center just a stone's throw from Piazza Santa Croce and 5 nights in a historic 15th-century manor house hotel in charming Radda-in-Chianti.
During the week in magical Chianti, you will have FIVE hands-on cooking classes around the region. Your kitchens will be in charming farmhouses, historic palazzos, and wineries. While lessons are in different locations the common thread is the same throughout.... a love of Italian food and culture! You'll be in the hands of the chefs of wineries, local restaurants, and professional culinary instructors around Chianti. You'll visit the Uffizi Gallery and get lost in the central market. You will also be touring around Tuscany with excursions to Cortona, San Gimignano, Siena, and the amazing Monte Oliveto Maggiore. There are 2 winery visits where you will visit the ancient cellars and taste some wonderful local wines.
Florence to Venice
Back in Time - The Medici & Doges
This magnificent 8 day - 7-night art,
food and wine tour to two of Europe's richest cities takes you to experience places where time virtually has not moved in over 500 years.
The tour begins in Renaissance Florence. You will spend 3 days with private guides visiting the city's iconic landmarks, including museum visits (Uffizi Gallery) and a Renaissance City Tour, wonderful meals, and naturally shopping.
The tour transfers to a spectacular winery/castle for 2 nights in Chianti, where you will enjoy a delightful meal at the castle's restaurant. In addition, you will visit the hill-top town of San Gimignano, followed by wine tasting at a nearby winery at Poggio Alloro, as well as a wonderful hands-on cooking class. You will then transfer by 1st class train to Venice where you will enjoy the city of Doges with a city tour of Venice from a foodie perspective along with a wonderful excursion to island of Murano.
A Magnificent week immersed in a foodie and cultural tour of 2 of the most beautiful cities in Europe!
Creating Memories with Every Trip.
Our tours are a wonderful way of celebrating that special life event... a wedding anniversary, retirement, or a BIG birthday!
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