“This tour is a must if you visit Florence. A once in a lifetime experience. The tour began when we met Hilary who instantly made us feel comfortable. Her warm personality, sense of humor, and friendly nature is matched by her unbelievable knowledge of wine, food, and the country in general. Francesca and Choc...
Behnafshah N. Morarji
On the 29th of October, you took my husband and me on a wine tour from the Castello del Nero in Val di Pesa. We enjoyed this Chianti Classico wine tour very much and gained a lot of knowledge about wines and Tuscany. We also enjoyed the homely lunch at the home of Mr. Maurizio and his warm hospitality. Thank you so ...
My wife and I booked the Vernaccia di San Gimignano shared wine tour on 9/28/18. On the way to our first stop, Pierpaolo gave us a crash course on Tuscan wines and the region in general. It was a beautiful day so we made several stops for pictures outside San Gimignano on the way to the winery. Our first stop was...
Vittorio was an amazing guide, taking my wife and I through an amazing countryside experience. The passion that he has for the Chianti and Super Tuscan wines of the region is apparent as he truly takes pride in teaching others of the unique history, soil, people, wine, and food of the region. We will definitely be r...
We booked this excursion as we wanted to learn more about truffles and also experience an organic winery locally while in Florence. This trip was absolutely amazing! Small group, guides are so knowledgeable and helpful and Choco is so sweet and VERY good at finding truffles. We had an excellent day finding a handful...
Our friends the Feil’s and us had a wonderful time on this wine tour with Vittorio. Our guide, Vittorio was highly educated and was a wealth of information about wine, his country and the history of the area. Our first stop was a wine tasting at a beautiful castle and we tried some fabulous wine. After the cas...
We did the truffle hunting & wine tasting tour, and we were lucky enough to have Hillary Grass as our guide. She was soo AMAZING!! we had such a great time with her... she was very very informative, even giving us "secret recipes" to ask for at the Gelato shops! We couldn't be more happy with our day and highly rec...
My wife and I took a tour with Vittorio to the Chianti and Castles wine tour. We've taken multiple wine tours before, but this was by far the best experience we have had. Vittorio is very knowledgeable and puts a lot into each tour, he makes sure each winery is the best choice in the region. He has great relationship...
We have used the Tuscan Wine Tour by Italy and Wine tour company two times on our Italy vacations. Both of our tour days were perfect days. We learned so much history, had great food, and (of course) terrific wine! We recommend doing this private tour because it is a personalized day with an authentic person which m...
We did the Winter Wine Tour with Hilary, an amazingly entertaining and informative guide! We were all wine novices and her main goal was to give us touchstones to follow when exploring on our own. Learning about the history, food and people of Italy really helped to add another dimension to the tasting as well. And ...