CHIANTI TO FLORENCE
A 6 HOURS RELAXED PADDLING FROM CHIANTI HILLS TO FLORENCE
Discover Florence countryside in 6 hours relaxed paddling from Chianti hills and countryside to the city center by the unique perspective of a Stand Up Paddle board, an outdoor activity easy and healthy for all.
In 30 minutes bus n. 14 from Florence will leave you at the meeting point, Il Girone a small village in countryside few km from Florence, where you’ll have an introduction to sup & warm up before start paddling to Florence. First stop of the journey is the original Pazzagli Park, to have a walk among sculptures & paintings. Than the water mills area: old mill destroyed by river flood in ’66 now converted into luxury hotel, another water mill restructured as beutiful house. Few minutes paddle along hidden romantic corners accessible only by water, and the view of the cathedral will announce we are entering in Florence, paddlling along the town crossing the Albereta park, the Rari Nantes Florentia, the tower of San Niccolò, the Florence urban beach, the popular Canottieri Comunali Firenze since ever rival of the Circolo Canottieri Firenze, this one in the noble part of the city, few meter from Ponte Vecchio, where we’ll have a break before paddling under Ponte Vecchio, the Uffizi, Ponte Santa Trinita, Palazzo Corsini, to end our journey in San Frediano, where we’ll enjoy a typical lunch in the garden of medieval tower, in the old times part of the ancient walls of the city
RIVER CRUISING (VAN assisted)
EVERY MORNING 9 AM
PRICE PER PERSON:
149 euro up to 4 persons; 129 euro up to 10 persons, 99 euro larger groups
WHAT TO BRING:
- Confortable clothes
- Sneakers or sandals
WHAT’S INCLUDED: Professional SUP coach
- Use of top-class gear
- Board, paddle, lifejacket, leash
- Drinking water and snacks
- Dry bag
HIGHLIGHTS:1) Pazzagli park
2) Water mills area
3) Ponte Vecchio
4) San Frediano
Personalize your experience
We regularly organize excursions, camps, expeditions and trips (see our activity schedule) to the sea or in lakes and rivers of Tuscany or other areas of Italy with a wide selection of beautiful destinations and itineraries for groups of all levels, from beginners to advanced. All the activities can be customized to fit your schedule, group size and confidence level.
Contact us, we are happy to organize an amazing special activity for you for some hours, a fully day, or an incredible multiday river or sea adventure.