Florence Walking Tours
Food and Wine

Your Own Italy offers a range of culinary adventures and wine tours of Florence. You can learn to shop for and cook classic Italian dishes … indulge your palate … or stroll through the streets of Florence . Choose from below or contact us for a customized private walking tour.
Fresh fruit and vegetables for sale at Florence's San Lorenzo Market

The San Lorenzo market is comprised of two separate markets, but your tour will concentrate on the Central Market ("mercato centrale"), a two-level indoor food market with fresh local produce on the ground floor and restaurants and gourmet shops upstairs. On the other side of town, the slightly smaller market of Sant' Ambrogio retains more of a local flavor. With both outdoor and indoor stalls, it is a colorful place to get a taste of Florentine life any time of year. At both markets, you will enjoy tastings of olive oils, balsamic vinegars, cheeses, meats, and other local delicacies, and...