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The Authentic Tuscan Food & Wine Tours

Join one of our Tuscan Food and Wine Tours and we’ll help you to explore an unforgettable part of Tuscany: the Bolgheri region on the Etruscan Coast, renewed for Super Tuscan wines. We’re fortunate to call this little corner of Tuscany home, where the luxury of everyday life resides in simple things. Good food, world-class wines, ancient culture, unexplored hills, a community of friends and local connections, slow pace living, and sunny days for most of the year, thanks to the proximity to the Mediterranean. These are the great, simple pleasures we want to share with you.

With over than two decades of experience welcoming guests from every corner of the globe, on our Food and Wine Tours in Tuscany you’ll get to experience the genuine local culture of the Bolgheri region. We’ll guide you through our charming medieval villages, stunning vineyards and introduce you to great food specialties while telling stories about Tuscan history and culture. You’ll have the opportunity to gain insights into its rich history and culinary traditions from true insiders.

Our tours are designed for smaller and  more intimate groups, ensuring an authentic experience in Tuscany away from the crowds. After spending a day with us, you’ll feel the essence of the region, leaving with new friends to visit again.
Together, we’ll celebrate the best of Tuscany!

Food tour guests in front of Castle in Bolgheri

Bolgheri Food & Wine Tasting Tour

Explore with us the charming medieval village of Bolgheri, walking through its historic center along narrow streets with houses built with traditional stone and brick. Discover the 17th-century winery nestled within the castle’s walls, where fine wines rest under arched brick ceilings. We’ll share with you the rich ancient history and wine culture of our region as you sample traditional local dishes and Super Tuscan wines at our favorite restaurant. Complete the day with authentic homemade gelato, freshly brewed ‘caffè’ and having new Italian friends in Tuscany.

Where: Bolgheri, Tuscany
When: 7 days a week
Duration: 4 hours
Cost: starts from 160 € per person

Castagneto Food & Drink Tour

We would love to welcome you to Castagneto Carducci, our lovely village we call home. Discover its history, architecture, and stunning views towards the Mediterranean. You’ll visit local shops and meet our friends, taste Tuscan flavors like olive oil and liqueurs. You’ll enjoy, bruschetta, cheese, and charcuterie paired with a Bolgheri wine. Can’t wait to share our home with you!

Where: Castagneto Carducci, Tuscany
When: 7 days a week
Duration: 4 hours
Cost: starts from 160 € per person

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Tour guests tasting the tuscan red wine and food
Bolgheri Food & Wine Tour

Bolgheri Vineyard + Food & Wine Tour

Join us for a unique day in the vineyards with exceptional food and wine: we start the tour on The Wine Road, where we visit one of the most finest local wineries and meet the producer. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to taste five premier wines and engage with the people behind their creation. Following the wine tasting,  we’ll take a short drive through the famous cypress lined road to the medieval castle town of Bolgheri, an ancient village with scenic backstreets and unique artisan stores. Here you’ll taste a wide range of the traditional local flavors of the authentic Tuscan cuisine in our favorite restaurants. Our tour includes multiple food tastings, drinks, and local homemade gelato.

Where: Bolgheri, Tuscany
When: 7 days a week
Duration: 5 hours
Cost: starts from 190 € per person

Flavors of Tuscany: A Unique Food & Wine Tasting Tour

Join us for an exclusive private food and wine tasting tour. We will guide your private party to a romantic country farmhouse, located on the Wine Road, away from the touristy routes. You will experience the essence of local authentic Tuscan food and wine guided by us, your local guides. Imagine a feast, around a beautiful table, where you’ll enjoy a unique private food & wine tasting. Thanks to our local connections, a winemaker or wine expert will lead you through Tuscan terroir’s diverse expressions while tasting local specialties paired with each wine. Indulge in an unforgettable journey of flavors, immersed in the true essence of Tuscany.

Where: Bolgheri, Tuscany
When: 7 days a week
Duration: 5 hours
Cost: starts from 240 € per person

Guests on exclusive private wine tasting and food tour

5 day all-inclusive Food & Wine Trip

Bolgheri – Castagneto Carducci, Toscana

Join us on the Etruscan coast for our 5 day all-inclusive Food & Wine TripThis exciting adventure is taylored for foodies, wine lovers, and passionate home-cooks. Throughout the week, we’ll tour world-class vineyards and cellars, meet the producers, learn about the prestigious Bolgheri DOC region and enjoy superb wines. With hands-on cooking in my kitchen, you’ll learn how to make fresh pasta and dishes from my Italian heritage, paired with amazing Bolgheri wines.

Your home for the tour will be a charming boutique B&B overlooking the Mediterranean, with a stunning view on sloping coastal vineyards stretching to the sea.

With over 20 years experience in hosting guests from all over the world and living my daily life in Tuscany, we will guide you every day to discover the culture of Bolgheri region through its food, wine and people. Together, we will celebrate the best food and wine Tuscany has to offer.


Frequently Asked Questions About Food & Wine Tours

How many people will be on the tour?

Our public tours are for small group of people,  maximum 10 participants, plus your hosts, Chicca & Arnaud.

How much walking is there on the tours?

Our tours include less than one mile (½ km) across flat surfaces of light and leisurely walking.

Do you offer private tours in Tuscany?

Yes. If you ‘re hoping to travel with just your family and friends, or you have a specific focus you want for your tour, we can organize a private tour for you and your group.

Please contact us about scheduling one of the most exclusive private tours of Tuscany. We’ll work with you to craft an itinerary of experiences you’ll love within your timeframe.

What is the tour cost?

The tour cost depends on the tour you’ll choose.

What if I need to cancel my tour? Is there a refund?


If you decide you need to cancel your trip, the following refund schedule applies upon written notice of your cancellation:

  • Cancelations made on or before 30 days prior to arrival:
    Full refund minus unrecoverable costs.
  • Cancelations made 29 days to 15 days prior to arrival:
    You will be reimbursed 50% of what you have paid to date, less the nonrefundable fee.
  • Cancelations made 14 days to 8 days prior to arrival:
    You will be reimbursed 40% of what you have paid to date, less the nonrefundable fee.
  • Cancelations made 7 days prior to arrival:
    All payments are nonrefundable.

Cancelations must be received in writing by email to

Unrecoverable costs may include credit card fees.

What if the trip gets canceled or it’s not possible to travel to Italy?


If our tours cannot operate due to COVID travel restrictions or other Force Majeure Event, we’ll give you a full refund minus unrecoverable costs. If, after the start of the tour, significant elements of the itinerary cannot be provided as agreed, suitable alternative arrangements will be offered.

To ensure a trip is safe for guests and the local community, we will consider:

  • Government safety and travel advice
  • COVID-safe requirements and protocols
  • Entry and exit requirements for travelers to Italy, including testing and quarantine
  • Current medical facility and healthcare availability in Italy
  • Flight and airline accessibility in and out of a Tuscany
  • Ability for our travelers to get travel insurance protection for, and regularly scheduled, reasonably priced flights to Italy
  • Accessibility to everyday services, such as restaurants, public transport, cultural sites, etc.

In addition, we reserve the right to cancel your spot if we have not received your balance payment within one week of your balance due date.

What kind of food will we be eating?

We will be eating regional Italian dishes and sampling many of the local wines. This will typically include wheat/gluten, dairy, and meat.

What will the weather be like?

Temperatures in Spring and Fall are pleasant in Tuscany, averaging 20°-25°F. It can be rainy on occasion, so be prepared with some rain gear. Also consider bringing layers like sweaters and jackets to keep warm.

During the Summer  temperature might ve very high, especially in July and August, averaging 75°-90°F / 25°-30°C.

Have any additional questions about Food and Wine Tours? Don’t hesitate to contact us.