Our expert tour escort will start the group from our meeting point in the center of Florence. We exit through the walls of the city and drive towards the panoramic Piazzale Michelangelo to admire a picturesque view of the city.
We then take a scenic ride up to the hilltop town of Fiesole, located to the northeast of Florence. Once in Fiesole you get to see one of the best views of Florence and the gorgeous, green rolling hills. The drive then continues further into the hills where you will eat at one of our favorite restaurants in the area - which is claimed by many of our guests to be one of the best meals of their trip!
On the way back to Florence, we will stop at a local family run Chianti vineyard to see where their wine is made and stored, and have a look at their personal stash of olive oil. Tasting of both is encouraged!
We drive back to Florence arriving no later than 3.30-4 p.m. The tour includes a Tuscan lunch and wine tasting, a fully equipped Fiat 500 and an expert guide to show you the way.
The Classic Fiat 500 Driving Tour includes:
There is a minimum of 2 people required to run this tour and a maximum of 3 people per car. Manual transmittion experience necessary.
From the center of Florence to Piazzale Michelangelo, then to Fiesole, the Chianti vineyard and back to town.
There is a maximum of 3 people per car. Manual transmittion experience necessary.
In Italy, tipping is not as common in restaurants as it is in North America. You will sometimes see on your bill that a “coperto” or service fee is already included...
Due to new security measures at the Duomo, all visitors must go through a metal detector for security check. Being a new system, there is only one entry and limited security personnel, as such the lines can be quite long. In case of very long