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Florence is one of the most beautiful places in Italy, where tourists flocks to the city from all over the world for its rich culture and (of course) the food and drink. With so much amazing local produce available, booking a local food tour is the ultimate way to sample Tuscan cuisine at its finest.

Although it can be hard to know where to begin when it comes to dining out in Florence, this is where a food tour can come in handy. Not only that, but they can prove a memorable experience to share with family and friends.

In this latest blog post, we get into the ultimate Florence food tours that allow you to sample some the very best of local produce. Giving you an authentic taste of Tuscany to savour during your next trip to Italy.

Top 5 Florence food tours that sample local produce

Trying local produce is one of the best parts of any trip abroad and Florence has some spectacular food and drink to offer. When looking for an authentic taste of this Italian city, opt for a guided tour with an expert guide that can give you the insight of a local experience. As such, take a look at our top 5 picks for local produce food tours - ideal choices when it comes to planning your holiday in Florence.

1. Panoramic bike tour of Florence with gelato tasting

If you like a physical excursion with some tasty treats thrown in along the way, then you'll love the Panoramic bike tour of Florence with gelato tasting. There truly is no better way to see the sights of Florence than by bike, and you can expect some truly panoramic views of this glorious city. Throughout your tour, you'll be treated to sampling some of the most authentic gelato Florence has to offer, all produced by local vendors.

2. Morning Street Food Tour

Get your morning off to an energised and tasty start with the Morning Street Food Tour. Sample the delights of an authentic Italian breakfast with the help of your knowledgeable guide. You'll be taken to browse through the famous Florence market to visit countless food stalls and delicatessens full to the brim with fresh and tasty produce for you to savour. The perfect set-up for a busy day exploring Florence.

3. Private food tour of the Central Market in Florence

You can't get much more local than fare found at Florence's central market. With such a variety of Italian food on offer, wandering this market can feel overwhelming. However, with a private food tour of the Central Market in Florence you get a 1:1 experience with a guide who can show you around each and every food stall the market has to offer. Your personal guide will be an experienced and knowledgeable point of contact to let you know all of the food and wine secrets of Florence.

4. Eat Like a Local Private Food Tour

When looking for the ultimate local food experience, then look no further than the Eat Like a Local Private Food Tour. This unique experience can be 100% tailored to your needs to create a bespoke dining experience like no other found in Florence. Be led by your guide through the streets of Florence, and sample some of the most popular and underground local food spots to eat like a true Italian for the day. Try out some of the pure delights that Florence has to offer including cheeses, wines and of course some gelato.

5. Walking Lunch in Florence

Want to satisfy your food racing but are worried it will cut into your sightseeing time during your trip to Florence? No problem! Book in for a Walking Lunch in Florence. This experience allows you to sample the delicious food on the go, making sure you never miss a minute of what this beautiful city has to offer. Take a trip through various locations, trying out the best food and wine Florence has to offer. This is the perfect excursion for those who like to keep busy and active whilst abroad.

Enjoy Food Tours in Florence with

There are plenty of opportunities to sample the very best in local produce, especially during one of our food and drink experiences in Florence. Take a look through the wide selection of tours and book in confidence. We truly believe there's no better way to enjoy the local cuisine of Tuscany than by joining a food and drink tour that takes you into the heart of the region.

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