Carmignano Half Day Tour from Florence: The First Cabernet Sauvignon in Tuscany

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Duration: 5 hours

Departs: Florence, Florence

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

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Gain in-depth knowledge about a well-reputed and historical wine area. 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 ageing 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 most prestigiousTuscan wines.

What's Included

100% private tour

Certified sommelier/guide with you the entire day

Olive oil tasting

Pickup from your accommodation

Private transportation

Typical Tuscan lunch with 0 km products

Visit of 2 boutique wineries

Wine tastings

What's Not Included


Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 10 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 98

Additional Info

  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • If you have any special dietary requirements, please inform us in advance
  • Minimum drinking age is 18
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • We have ensured all the necessary precautions, as we highly value our travellers' safety. The experience is entirely private. We operate in accordance with governmental regulations. Safety distance will be enforced at all times. As an environmental measur
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Pick-up and departure.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Fattoria e Cantina di Bacchereto is located on the hills of Carmignano and within short distance from Florence. This boutique winery is run by the same family since 1920 and carries on an important historical legacy. What makes this estate even more interesting is the fact that Leonardo da Vinci's grandmother lived here, that is why this is also the place where the artist spent his childhood. The winery employs fully natural, biodynamic techniques, as its vintners cherish the human-nature interaction. Apart from wine, they also produce olive oil. At this beautiful estate, you will tour the property, its vineyards and wine cellars. The tour will finish with a wine and olive oil tasting.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Tenuta di Capezzana
Tenuta di Capezzana is a family-run winery, with a long-lasting tradition. It is one of the oldest Tuscan wineries, producing wine since 804 AD. Its existence is attested by a lease contract dating back 1200 years ago. Since old times the estate was known for growing olive trees and vine for the production of oil and wine. It boasts an impressive wine collection of vintages since 1925. At this property you will tour the surroundings and taste award-winning wines. The family also prides itself with their cooking school and restaurant, which welcomed chefs of high caliber in order to improve their dishes. Apart from tasting wine and oil, you will enjoy a consistent lunch with carefully selected typical products.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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