Posted on 2020-10-09
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Tuscany Vespa Tour: 7-hour Tuscany Vespa Tour with San Gimignano Visit and Lunch

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Overview

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

◾ Enjoy a Tuscany Vespa tour and Zip your way around the winding country roads of Tuscany
◾ Admire the breathtaking beauty of the Tuscan countryside as you journey from Florence
◾ Listen to your expert guide and learn about the prosperous past of San Gimignano
◾ Explore the medieval town at your own leisure & spoil yourself with a mouth-watering Italian gelato

About this experience

✔ Health & safety measures apply
✔ Small-group tour
✔ No booking fees

DURATION: 7 hours
STARTING TIME: 10.00 am
GROUP SIZE: Maximum 8 guests per minivan
LANGUAGES: English and Italian
MEETING POINT: Piazza Della Calza by Porta Romana in front of the blue P ( parking ) sign
MOBILE TICKET: Use your phone or print your ticket
OPENING SEASONS: April to October
WHO CAN COME: This Tuscany Vespa tour is suitable for all. Drivers must have a valid driving license and be over 18.

Free Cancellation

Change of plans? We have you covered! Free cancellation is available for this Tuscany Vespa tour 24 hours before the start of the experience

What's included, what's not

✔ 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 Tuscany Vespa tour 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 Tuscany Vespa 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. Your Tuscany Vespa tour will come to an end with a drive back to Florence, where you are expected to arrive at 5.00 pm

Prepare for the experience - Things to know before you go

◾ Bring closed shoes for the ride
◾ Tuscany Vespa 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
◾ A valid driver's license is required (you need to have it with you on the tour). You do not need a motorcycle license.
◾ We reserve the right of final judgment in client participation of actual scooter driving or in the client being a passenger, or to discontinue scooter use at any point of the tour
◾ Any participant unable to drive scooters safely may ride double with a partner, on the guide’s scooter if available, or continue the tour onboard one of our support vehicles. No refunds will be granted in this case
◾ In case of heavy rain for safety reasons we will offer the same itinerary by minivan
◾ When the booking is completed you will receive an email from us with the vehicle usage T&C. Please complete the form and make sure to send it back before the day of the tour. Otherwise, print the document and bring it completed on the day of the tour. This procedure is mandatory for attending the tour and avoiding delays

COVID-19 - Update information

✔ Provider complies with local legislation and applicable health recommendations with regard to Covid-19 prevention measures