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Eroica Trail E-bike Tour, Wine Tasting & Monteriggioni Visit

Activity provider: Sightseeing Experience

Eroica Trail E-bike Tour, Wine Tasting & Monteriggioni Visit

Activity provider: Sightseeing Experience

From US$ 157.69 per person

Ride through the rolling hills of Chianti on an e-bike tour along the Eroica racing route. Learn about the production of Chianti wines, indulge in a lunch of local delicacies, and explore the medieval town of Monteriggioni.

About this activity

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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
Italian, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the Chianti landscape by e-bike
  • Try the classic tartly-juicy ruby red wine of the region
  • Enjoy a sampling of salami, cheeses, and bruschetta
  • Discover the perfectly-preserved medieval town of Monteriggioni
  • Take home local products home with you to remember your journey
Full description

Discover the lush landscapes of Chianti on a guided e-bike tour along the historic bike racing route, the Eroica trail. Pass by romantic castles and flourishing vineyards as you take in the rolling hills of the Chianti landscape.

Start off with a bus ride to Chianti from the Florence city center and get geared up for your e-bike tour with an expert guide. After the energizing e-bike tour through the countryside, stop at a winery to learn all about the production process of the Chianti Classico.

End the cellar visit with a light lunch of local delicacies such as salami, pecorino, and bruschetta, paired with four wines from the cellar. Continue to the walled town of Monteriggioni, known for its medieval fortifications and watchtowers which you can explore at your own pace. 

Includes
  • Travel by Gran Turismo bus
  • Wi-fi on board the bus
  • Expert e-bike guide, available in English or Italian
  • 1 electric bicycle per person
  • Bottle of water
  • Guided tour of the winery
  • Tasting of 4 wines: one sparkling wine and three Chianti Classico red wines
  • Visit to Monteriggioni
  • Hotel pickup
Not suitable for
  • Children under 16 years
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts
  • All participants are required to bring and wear FFP2 masks. Blue surgical masks will not be accepted

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Meet your guide 20 minutes before the start of the tour at 8:10 AM. Meet at the Sightseeing Experience Center located inside the Santa Maria Novella train station in the ticket hall. The tour begins at 8:30 AM.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sportswear

Know before you go

  • Minimum 8 participants, if the minimum number of guests is not reached the local provider will contact you with alternative dates or times (if they do not coincide with your availability, you will be refunded)
  • You must wear an FFP2 type mask. No refund will be granted in the case of faulty

Product ID: 411626