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Florence Sant’Ambrogio Market Tour with Food Tastings - Lonely Planet Experience Quick Confirmation

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Discover the taste of Tuscany on this Sant’Ambrogio Market small group tour. Indulge in delectable delicacies made in or near Florence, from fine Chianti wine and pecorino cheese to salami and prosciutto. Learn about the production from the growers.

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Partake in a gastronomical adventure through Florence's hidden gem, the Sant’Ambrogio Market, on this unique experience curated by Lonely Planet, the world's leading travel publisher.

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As the capital of the famed Tuscany region, Florence boasts good food and fine wine. On this market tour, you'll revel in delicious Tuscan delights like prosciutto di parma, wild boar salami, finocchiona, Chianti wine, Italian coffee, biscotti, and more!

Get an immersive experience as you learn about how the food is grown and produced from the growers themselves. You won't have to worry about missing a word from your guide as you explore the market on this small group tour of 12 participants or less.
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  • Duration: 2.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
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  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide / Food tasting / 6 months of free access to Lonely Planet’s Guides App (with 8000 destination guides) / Exclusive 25% discount to the Lonely Planet store
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  • 09:45 Check-in at the Church of Saint Ambrose, Piazza Sant'Ambrogio
  • 10:00 Introduction to Florence Delicatessens
    florence, italy, market, cheese, pecorino Admire the colorful variety of fresh local produce on display and kick-start your gastronomic adventure by learning about the market straight from the owners of its deli shops.
  • Florence Market
    caprese salad, mozzarella, tomato, basil, florence Get to know an award-winning third-generation butcher before heading to try delicious cheese at an artisanal cheese store, which is one of the few places left in Florence that sells an ancient grain bread called montespertoli.
  • Food Store and Fresh Pasta
    florence, italy, deli, meat, pork, cold cuts Visit C BIO, a food store owned by the popular Florentine chef Fabio Picchi whose famous cafes are all located in the district. Then, head to a market stall that offers 15 different types of fresh pasta and learn what sauce to use for a perfect combination.
  • Food Tastings
    florence, italy, market, tasting, meat, deli Interact with a local baker and try some delicious fried polenta and coccole, a savory donut. Enjoy tastings of platters of Tuscan and Emilian specialties, such as Pecorino Toscano, Parmigiano Reggiano, Prosciutto di Parma and more. End your tour with an Italian-style coffee at an indoor bar nearby.
  • 12:00 Tour Ends at Piazza Sant’Ambrogio
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Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
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    • The tour will go ahead in all weather conditions. However, if cancelled due to extreme circumstances, your leader will contact you to move your tour to another day. You will be informed via email or local contact number.
    • This tour operates with a maximum of 12 people.
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    • You can book a maximum of 12.
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Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 2.5 hour(s)
Availability Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat

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The quality of the tour was fairly reasonable. The tour guide had a reasonable knowledge of the area. There were only two persons in the tour including myself and I could not understand why there ...more