Florence Vespa Tour: Tuscan Hills and Italian Cuisine


Embark on an unforgettable Vespa Tour through the enchanting landscapes of Tuscany, departing from Florence. Led by a local guide, this small-group adventure invites you to ride your own iconic Italian scooter through the scenic hills, passing iconic landmarks like Piazzale Michelangelo and the Church of San Miniato al Monte. Conclude your exhilarating journey at a picturesque country estate, where a traditional Tuscan meal awaits. Limited to 15 travelers, this tour ensures an intimate experience, combining the thrill of Vespa exploration with the delights of authentic Italian cuisine.


  1. Vespa Adventure: Experience the thrill of riding a Vespa through the beautiful Tuscan countryside, following your guide on an iconic journey.
  2. Off-the-Beaten-Path Sights: Discover hidden gems such as the Church of San Miniato al Monte, offering panoramic views of Florence and the surrounding hills.
  3. Tuscan Meal: Conclude your Vespa tour at a charming country estate, indulging in a traditional Italian meal featuring bruschetta, pasta, and a cheese and salami board.
  4. Small-Group Experience: Enjoy a personalized and intimate adventure with a maximum of 15 people, ensuring attention from your guide.


  • Rental of a Vespa (automatic with no gears) and helmet included.
  • Professional guide for a fun and safe exploration.
  • Two-way radio communication to stay connected with the guide.
  • Tasting of typical local food and wine at the country estate.
  • Third-party insurance and fuel provided for a hassle-free experience.


  1. Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale: Check-in and departure point in central Florence.
  2. Piazzale Michelangelo: Enjoy stunning views of Florence from this iconic hillside location.
  3. Chianti Road: Ride through the diverse and scenic Chianti region, marked by its picturesque landscapes.
  4. Villa del Poggio Imperiale: Pass by this neoclassical former grand ducal villa in Arcetri.
  5. Basilica San Miniato al Monte: Explore the Romanesque basilica with breathtaking views of Florence.
  6. Villa Pian dei Giullari: Pass by Galileo’s former home and reach the country estate for a Tuscan meal.
  7. Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale: Return to the original starting point by bus after the final ride.

Tour Price:

Price Per Person= $143.57

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Wear comfortable clothing suitable for a Vespa ride.
  • Bring sunglasses, sunscreen, and a camera to capture the scenic beauty.
  • Follow the safety guidelines provided during the brief overview and practice ride.
  • Inform the guide of any dietary restrictions before the Tuscan meal.
  • Enjoy the ride responsibly, adhering to traffic rules and guidelines.

FAQs: Q: Can I bring my own Vespa? A: No, the tour includes the rental of a Vespa (automatic with no gears) and helmet.

Q: Is the Vespa tour suitable for beginners? A: Yes, the tour provides a brief safety overview and practice ride, making it suitable for riders of all levels.

Q: How long is the Vespa tour? A: The tour spans a half-day adventure, offering a perfect blend of Vespa exploration and Tuscan culinary delights.