More about ‘Getting around Chianti’

An excursion through Chianti by horse & wagon

a horse and carriage outing in Tuscany

A great activity for kids during your visit to Tuscany One of the best ways to really enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the Tuscan countryside is to go on a horse and wagon outing among the vineyards, olive groves, villas and castles of Chianti, the great wine producing area of Tuscany. I recommend this […]

How to enjoy a vacation in the Chianti countryside and still easily visit Florence

Visit Florence from Chianti

Lots of visitors to Tuscany would like to be able to visit the great art cities, especially Florence, but would prefer not to stay there, especially during the hot and crowded summer months. Many also do not wish to drive in Florence because of the limited traffic zones, bus lanes and other tiresome traffic issues. […]

Airport, railway station and cruise ship port transfers in Tuscany

Tuscany transfers tours shore excursions

Sunflower Tours specialised in tours and transfers directly from Livorno cruise shipsGiovanni Sirabella is a licensed, English-speaking tour guide / driver who is familiar with a great many of the most interesting vineyards and wine-producing estates in Chianti and other parts of Tuscany. He has several itineraries ready for you, and of course will design […]

Best location for a base in Tuscany

Best base in Tuscany

Finding the best place to base yourselves for your vacation in Tuscany can play a big role in just how much you enjoy yourself while you’re here. I always recommend keeping the number of places you stay to a minimum. There are interrelated two reasons for choosing just one or two bases for your visit […]

Private wine tasting and winery tours in Chianti and Tuscany

wine tasting tours

“Degustazione” – wine tasting – is the word to watch for on the winery signposts along the various wine routes in Chianti and Tuscany. This means that you can taste the wine produced at that vineyard and if you like it you can buy a few bottles. You might also want to keep your eyes […]

How to enjoy a vacation in Chianti and Tuscany
without a car

Chianti without a car

As a visitor to Tuscany you might have any of several reasons to not want to hire your own car to explore the province – you might not have a driving licence, you might be apprehensive about facing traffic in unfamiliar surroundings, you might want to be without a car on a single day when […]

Moving around in Chianti – transport tips for your visit to Chianti

Moving around Chianti

Visitors to Tuscany and Chianti in particular have a number of options for getting from one place to another. It’s definitely possible to see a lot of Chianti without having your own car but renting a car provides much easier access to some of the remoter sights. The options for moving around in Chianti are […]

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