Tastes of Tuscany
Length: 7 day(s)
Locations: Florence, Italy, and Rome
Collections: Special Interest Tours
Food and wine… two of life’s great pleasures. Italians proudly count themselves among the world’s greatest cooks. The rolling hills of Tuscany provide the main ingredients for the traditional rustic style of cooking used by the locals. Tuscan olive oil is considered to be some of the finest in the world. Combined with the regions luscious tomatoes, exceptional cheese, crusty breads and select wines, Tuscan cuisine will please the toughest critic.
It is said that more soil is used in Italy for the cultivation of grapes than for the growing of food. Today, Tuscany is one of the most famous and prolific wine regions in Europe. Pairing a glass of fine Tuscan wine with a delicious traditional meal completes the Tuscan experience.
If you enjoy cooking and want to perfect your skills or if you are happy just to taste great Italian food, consider our food-inspired tours. Below is a suggested tour that draws on the hearty cuisine of the Tuscan hills. We can customize a tour for you to satisfy your appetite.