Spend a day riding along peaceful roads through the scenic, Tuscan hills on an original Piaggio Ape Calessino.  Experience a unique way of admiring Chianti's sights and stop for a wine tasting and delicious lunch along the way.  This tour departs from the village of Badesse, 13km (8 mi) north of Siena.

This is an alternative way to admire the sights of Chianti, wrapped in the perfumes of the Tuscan countryside and the sound of the working farms.  Enjoy this experience with an expert driver-escort, who will be showing you around small medieval villages situated in the heart of Tuscany.  The tour along the Chianti hills lasts all day.  You will be stopping in a renowned farm for a wine tasting and a light lunch.
 
 

Rates - including tax

Type Rate
Adult Rate
(Per Person, All Ages, Maximum of 3 Passengers Per Vehicle):
$118.59

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Tour / Activity Details

7.5 hours
9:30 am daily (April to Mid November)

48 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required.  Minimum age is 13.  Maximum 3 passengers per vehicle.  Hotel pick-up and transportation from Siena to Badesse are NOT included; the departure location in the village of Badesse will be specified on your E-Ticket.  Please order online or call us in the USA at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

There is a $6.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown at checkout includes any fuel surcharges, service charges and tax. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.

Tour / Activity Policies

Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change Fee Policy: If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

Tour / Activity Description

COVID-19 Protocols Updates

The "Your Safety First” program includes:

  • Meeting points respecting minimum safety distances, equipped with sanitizing gel.
  • Group vehicles (coaches, minivans, cars, etc) undergo certified disinfection before each trip.  Tour operators can provide a video proving this each time a customer requires it.
  • Before accessing the vehicles, participants are invited to disinfect their hands with alcohol-based gel.  Each customer is given a protective ffp1 mask.
  • Some activities (consumption of food or beverages seated indoors, at museums of other places of culture or exhibitions) may only be available with certification of vaccination, proof of recovery from COVID-19 or proof of a negative swab test no more than 48 hours before the activity.

 

Included

  • Travel by minivan from Badesse to the Chianti countryside
  • Professional tour driver/escort
  • Tour in an original Piaggio APE Calessino
  • Fuel
  • Lunch in a Tuscany farm with starter (crostini, salutmi and cheese), pasta al ragu souce, dessert, water and wine
  • Guided tour of the winery

 

Not Included

  • Hotel pick-up
  • Transportation from Siena to Badesse
  • Optional gratuities

Important Information

  • Maximum of 3 passengers per vehicle.
  • This tour is offered with narration in English, Italian or Spanish; you will specify the language for your tour during the ordering process.
  • This tour is not wheelchair-accessible.
  • This tour departs rain or shine. In cases of heavy rain or wind that prevents the tour from departing,  you will be permitted to reschedule. 
  • In case a dangerous storm occurs during the tour, your guide may decide that for safety reasons it is better not to continue with the tour.  No refunds are possible if this occurs.

 

48 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required.  Minimum age is 13.  Maximum 3 passengers per vehicle.  Hotel pick-up and transportation from Siena to Badesse are NOT included; the departure location in the village of Badesse will be specified on your E-Ticket.  Please order online or call us in the USA at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

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