Florence: Markets and Food Tasting Tour

Florence: Markets and Food Tasting Tour

From $81.86 per person

Taste your way through Florence on a walking food tour led by a private gourmet guide. Visit the city’s best markets, delis, gelaterias and cafés to sample traditional Tuscan products like extra virgin olive oil, aged balsamic vinegar, wine and more.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup optional
Hotel must be in the historical centre, otherwise please define another meeting point.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group available


  • Enjoy a private gourmet food tour of Florence
  • Sample authentic Tuscan products like olive oil, balsamic vinegar, truffles, and bread
  • Visit a local market and some of the city's best cafés and specialty shops
  • Learn how locals eat, cook, and shop
Full description
Meet your food-loving guide in PIazza della Repubblica, and set off by foot through the city’s winding medieval streets. Begin the day in true Italian style with a rich espresso at a café, and then head to a local market to see where residents do their daily shopping. Admire colorful stacks of farm-fresh fruits and vegetables, and taste specialty products like exceptional olive oil and balsamic vinegar, truffle crostini, and the Tuscan flatbread known as schiacciata. Learn about the origins and time-honored production methods of the products and explore typical ingredients used in regional cooking. Continue on through the historic city center, and indulge your sweet tooth with a stop at one of Florence’s favorite ice cream parlors or chocolate shops, depending on the season. Cap off your culinary adventure with a glass of sparkling Italian Prosecco and an aromatic truffle panini among the stylish avenues of the city’s fashion district.
  • English-speaking professional guide
  • Tastings
  • Gratuities
  • Extra time with the guide after the tour
  • Extra wine or food
  • Transportation
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

In front of Gilli Cafè in PIazza della Repubblica corner with Via Roma

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Important information

Know before you go

  •  Please let the supplier know eventual food restrictions or allergies
  •  Wear comfortable shoes
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Product ID: 194141