Private Tour

Tuscany Full Day Trip from Rome: Private Wineries Tour

Food & Wine
Off the Beaten Path
Duration: 9 Hours
Languages: EN

Our Tuscany full day trip from Rome offers Italy wine lovers the opportunity to explore beautiful hilltop towns and vineyards beyond the typical tourist paths. Taste your way through the Maremma wine region, a very extensive area in the south-west of Tuscany in search of the perfect pour. An extraordinary, out of the common routes excursion that allows travelers to sample some of the country’s top Tuscan-produced wines away from the crowds.


Perfect for:
  • Families with Kids
  • Foodies
Covid-19 Health & Safety Measures

What to Expect

If you are looking for an off the beaten path experience with fantastic wines, great food and wild nature then this Tuscany full day trip from Rome is for you! On this 9-hour private chauffeured wine country trip you will explore and taste the best of Maremma. Meet the winemakers. Learn about the land, the grapes, and the people in one of the most unspoiled areas in Italy.

 

When in Rome treat yourself to an enjoyable Tuscany wine day trip to the Maremma winemaking region. Tour local wineries, taste great wines and learn the secrets to an art that has made Italy famous. Whether you’re in a time crunch or want to immerse yourself in Italian culture, this private wine tour offers a variety of unique experiences for a perfect wine tasting day away from the tourist hordes.

 

Known as the wild west of Tuscany, the Maremma offers pristine countryside blessed by a great variety of hamlets and vineyards allowing for a leisurely way to visit some of the area’s off the beaten path wineries. To a visitor it may look more like coastal California than traditional Italy and it could one day become the Italian Napa Valley. You will explore this fascinating destination in Tuscany assisted by one of our enthusiastic local driver-guides who will handle the transportation while providing insider information throughout the day.

 

An undiscovered world awaits Italy wine aficionados who venture off the Tuscany’s beaten track. The Maremma is an hidden gem still untouched by mass tourism with unexpected wine surprises, a lot to show and plenty of good stories to tell! Our carefully planned Tuscany full day trip from Rome will consist of two handpicked wineries, well visited, including time for lunch. Then top the day with a stop at one of the charming villages that dot this lovely area. Possible stops are Magliano in Toscana, Capalbio and Montemerano.

 

Take a break from Rome’s big-city bustle on this Tuscany full day trip from Rome to the Maremma territory. Along the way, majestic, rolling green hills dotted with olive trees and farmhouses made of weathered flagstone serve as a feast for the eyes. You will immerse yourself in the life and flavors of family-run wineries to learn about their history and production methods; then taste the fruits of their labor.

 

Relax and enjoy this unique, off the beaten track, Tuscany wine experience. Just a 2-hour drive from Rome we will take you to the territory of Morellino di Scansano, one of the most renowned wines of Southern Tuscany for a day of authentic food and wine…and beautiful landscapes and hamlets. On the drive out to this splendid destination, our driver-guide will answers any of your questions whilst giving you a background to the history of the Maremma hot spots.

 

Our Tuscany full day trip from Rome is so much more than a plush car and driver-guide but an experience complete with personalized visits and charming personalities in the driver’s seat. We have a recommended route and the itinerary may be set but you aren’t limited to a set of sightseeing because the tour is tailored to you and you can always rely on your friendly and knowledgeable driver-guide for insider suggestions.

 

Where does this Tuscany full day trip from Rome start? Where does it end?

The private tour departs from and returns to your Rome hotel using comfortable transportation in a luxury vehicle.

 


Highlights

  • Guided visit to 2 different wine estates in the heart of the Maremma Tuscany wine region
  • Stop in one of the Maremma scattered charming villages

What Is Included

  • Private English-speaking driver-guide
  • Private transportation in a luxury, air-conditioned vehicle
  • Winery reservations

What Is Not Included

  • Tasting fees
  • Lunch
  • Tips (optional)
  • Anything not expressly mentioned as included

Meeting Point

At your accommodation in Rome.

Important Information

  • This private tour is available on request Monday through Saturday except Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and Labor Day.
  • Mandatory Covid-19 Rules – Traveler Requirements starting from August 6, 2021 until further notice:
    All participants who are over 6 years old are required to bring and wear a facemask.
    In accordance with government guidelines, during the service all participants must maintain a safety distance of 1 meter from other people.
    All participants who are over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 15 days before the activity starts, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative Covid-19 PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts.
    All participants who are over 12 years old must bring and present a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g. passport, driver’s license, etc.) matching the vaccination or test results.
    Those who will not present the required documents will not be entitled to any credit or refund. For more information about how the rules may apply to you, read  here or consult the Italian embassy in your country.

Good to Know

  • Each vehicle can accommodate up to a maximum of 8 people (driver-guide included) so with bookings of more than 7 people, your party will be divided into two or more vehicles.
  • This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users or those with impaired mobility.
  • Our Tuscany wine tours from Rome are a relaxed atmosphere and therefore casual dress is acceptable. Even shorts are just fine. However, we do suggest layering your clothes, as it may be chilly in the morning inside the tasting room or barrel room and then hot outside midday in the sun.

How to Book Your Private Tour

  • Send Us Your Inquiry
    Fill out the tour inquiry form and we will respond with availability and price quote.
  • Payment Policy
    Full payment by credit card is required to make a reservation. We use industry leader Stripe for all card transactions.
  • Tour Voucher
    Within two business days of payment, we will email you a voucher with all the booking details. Such email constitutes your proof of purchase.

Tour FAQs

How many wineries will we visit?

For the optimal day, you will visit two of the best boutique and family-owned wineries in the area. That is a reasonable number of wineries to enjoy a relaxed visit with personal attention and unhurried pace. Talk with the grape growers, savor the delectable differences between the wines, and enjoy the surroundings.

What are my options for lunch?

The choice is yours. You can have a farm to table experience at one of the two wineries or you can have lunch at one of the many great restaurants in the area but the cost of the meal is not included.

We are staying in Florence. Can we still do the tour?

A wine tour from Florence to the Maremma Southern Tuscany winemaking region is going to be a long day; it’s best to visit areas in Tuscany such as Chianti. If your home base is Florence, the Chianti region will be most convenient for you to visit. Our Private Chianti Tuscany Wine Tour from Florence may be just right for you!

Is the Maremma worth visiting?

Absolutely! Maremma is one of the wildest and most beautiful regions of Tuscany, blanketed with olive groves and Mediterranean scrub, and it is only a couple hours away from Rome! Its most famous wine, Morellino di Scansano, captures the local colors and flavors, just as it has captured the hearts and palates of wine lovers the whole world over. Because it is not overcrowded with tourists, this Tuscany full day trip from Rome will fill you with memories and give you something unique to talk about when you get home.

Would you like to personalize this tour?

If you would like us to put together a bespoke tour tailored to your needs, our dedicated trip planning specialists are on hand to help you develop an experience that will be just right for you and yours.
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