Posted on 09/10/2020
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From Florence: Tuscany Vespa Day Tour with San Gimignano Visit and Lunch

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  • +€90.00

overview

Take a Vespa day tour and ride through the iconic landscape of Tuscany. Admire this beautiful part of Italy onboard a classic Vespa and discover medieval San Gimignano on your own leisure. Visit a local winery and enjoy an authentic Tuscan lunch with wine tasting included.

◾ Zip your way around the winding country roads of Tuscany onboard a classic Italian Vespa
◾ Admire the breathtaking beauty of the Tuscan countryside as your journey from Florence
◾ Listen to your expert guide and learn about the rich past of San Gimignano as you explore the medieval town at your own leisure
◾ Spoil yourself in the mouth-watering flavors of Italian gelato

Good to know before you go

DURATION: 7 hours
STARTING TIME: 9.40 am
GROUP SIZE: Maximum 8 guests per minivan
LANGUAGES: English and Italian
MEETING POINT: in front of our office at Via Nazionale 149R opposite hotel Galileo, Florence
MOBILE TICKET: Use your phone or print your ticket
OPENING SEASONS: All year round, Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays
CUTOFF TIME: 24 hours
WHO CAN COME: This Vespa day tour is suitable for all. Children won't be served wine

What is included

✔ Your IOAB English speaking tour leader
✔ Roundtrip transportation by minivan
✔ Small-Group Vespa tour
✔ Visit the Medieval town of San Gimignano
✔ Authentic Tuscan meal
✔ Light Wine and olive oil tasting
✔ Guided tour of a winery and the cellar
✔ Third-Party Insurance
✔ Helmet and fuel expense
✖ Hotel pick up and drop off

Description - What to expect

Meet your tour leader and take a ride from Florence towards the Chianti region. Once you arrive get instructions from your guide on the safe handling and operation of the Vespas.

Your Vespa ride follows quiet and scenic roads through the rolling hills of the Chianti region where some of the most famous Tuscan wines are produced. As you drive fall in love with the fields of vines, cypresses, and the iconic Tuscan rural houses. Take time to snap some perfect photos along the way.

Next, drive to a local winery and enjoy a guided tour around the old cellars. Listen to your host and learn all about wine production from an expert. After the tour sit down and enjoy an authentic Tuscan meal with wine and olive oil tasting included.

Continue to the famous Medieval town of San Gimignano and enjoy 1.5-hour free time to explore on your own this magical place, checking out the tower filled skyline while savoring one of the best ice creams, from a world-champion gelateria.

Hop on your Vespa once again and ride through the charming Tuscan landscape until you return back to your starting point. Board your minivan and drive back to Florence, where you are expected to arrive at 5.00 pm

Cutoff time before activity

  • 3 days

Important Info

◾ Bring closed shoes for the ride
◾ Drivers must be at least 18 years of age and carry a valid driving license
◾ The tour is recommended for all levels of driving experience as we always begin with a lesson so that beginners may get the hang of driving
◾ Max weight 180kg per Vespa
◾ In case of bad weather, you will be offered the same itinerary by minivan

Country

  • Italy