Take a ride through the Tuscan countryside with our full-day Tuscany bike tour from Florence. You’ll ride through amazing classic Tuscan scenery, rolling hills, vineyards and olive groves. You’ll taste fresh local food and discover a traditional ancient wine estate. Then you’ll taste their locally produced wine and olive oil before resting your legs over a 3 course lunch.
Escape the City & Crowds
Enjoy a perfect day out of the city with this Tuscany bike tour, you’ll escape the bustle of the city of Florence for an active day in the gorgeous countryside!
Florence Bike Tour through the Tuscan Countryside
You’ll ride along olive groves, medieval castles, sprawling vineyards, hillside villa estates, beautiful panoramas of Florence and postcard worthy views of the green rolling hills.
Stop along the way at a private villa estate for a guided walking tour of the vineyards, the ancient wine cellars and the old “orciaia” where olive oil was made beneath the medieval tower.
Tuscan Lunch & Wine Tasting
The group stops to enjoy an authentic Tuscan 3 course lunch along the way accompanied by a local wine tasting. An appetizer, first course, dessert and coffee will accompany 2 of the wines and olive oil produced on the estate!
Tuscan Bike Tour – Amazing Views on Ride Back to Florence
The tour ends with a ride back to drop via the most scenic route through the rolling hills for the best view of Florence on your return.
We have a half-day bike tour as well if you’re looking for something shorter!
The finer tour details: Stop to enjoy a local lunch, wine tasting, olive oil tasting, gorgeous views, and a tour of a vineyard in a quaint hilltop town.
You can upgrade to an electric bike for a 35 euro supplement.
This tour does not run in heavy rain – alternative activities can be arranged however, so please contact us before the tour time if in doubt.
To do this tour, you must be confident and comfortable on a bike both in the historical city centre of Florence and on country hills and you must be fit and healthy. There is a short in-city bike riding before heading into the hills where there is an uphill section before your villa visit and snack. Please wear comfortable clothes and closed-toe shoes. Due to the nature of the ride and the size of the bicycles, children 6 and under cannot participate in this tour. For any dietary restrictions, please make a note in the Notes section so we can inform the kitchen and do our best to accommodate your requirements.
We’ll confirm the meeting point with you after booking.
Most of our customers enjoy having the benefits of a private tour. You have your own guide. You can have rest stops when you like. We can tailor the tour to suit your needs and preferences. We always choose the best guide for your needs, whether you are a family, an art school, or a company doing an incentive event.
All our tours except our Sex, Drugs and Renaissance tour are kid friendly. When doing a private tour with us, you have your own guide, so tell us in the notes of the booking the ages of your kids and we will tailor the tour and choose a guide that’s great for kids for you. We also have 4 special kids’ tours in Florence.
No large bags or backpacks in museums, in churches shoulders and knees must be covered so bring a scarf to cover your shoulders. IF it’s a walking, bicycle or a countryside tour make sure to bring comfortable shoes. It’s important for everyone to bring their ID
We are offering mainly Private and some Semi-private tours at the moment. We do not offer many semi private small group tours anymore due to the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic. The difference between Private and Semi-private is that the private tours are fully private tours with your own guide and the Semi-private are small shared group tours where individuals can join others.
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