Guided tour to discover the Medici Family and Gourmet in Florence

A special tour to know the Medici Family and to discover the gastronomy culture in Tuscany


For this day trips, we recommend going to Florence by train and your private guide will meet you at the Florence railway station. As an alternative, we can provide a private car with driver.

This particular tour start from the bustling Mercato Centrale situated in the center of Florence in the S. Lorenzo district, just a short walk away from the Medici chapels and the tombs by Michelangelo.

You will discover the secrets of Tuscan cuisine – how to prepare crostini, ribollita and pappa al pomodoro, tripe stew, lampredotto, the use of extra-virgin olive oil, balsamic vinegar, and how to savor the taste of Chianti wines produced in the famous Tuscan hills.

At this point, you will have the opportunity to shop for the best seasonal food and wine from across the region.
You will cross Florence city in search of the most traditional recipes and will have the opportunity to discover the best restaurants for a quick lunch or memorable dinner.

Discover the art of cooking, eating and drinking with our own personalized culinary programs in FLORENCE!
This tour will be conducted by an official guide and will accommodate your own culinary interests and travel schedule.

Lunch is a meal of typical local dishes and specialties


After meeting your guide, In the afternoon, the tour begin with a visit in the picturesque district of San Lorenzo, the Medici family built its first palace near the church of the same name, where its most ancient sepulchral monuments, by Verrocchio, Donatello and Brunelleschi, are to be found.