Piemonte (Piedmont) region is best known for its wonderful red wines such as Barolo, Barbaresco, Barbera, Nebbiolo, Dolcetto and many others. A wine lover cannot miss out the landscape of these vineyard hills, declared the 50th Italian location to be protected by UNESCO. As well as for its superior wines, Piedmont is famous for its truffles, cheese and the bounty of “antipasti” that characterize every meal.
Our itinerary will take you through the vineyards of Franciacorta and Lake Iseo; where the best metodo classico (champenois) sparkling wines are produced, along with beautiful reds and whites (Curtefranca). This region is also renowned for top quality salami and cheese making.
Keeping going East, we will stop in Lake Garda to discover the Valtenesi and Lugana areas, then will proceed towards Veneto for the delicious whites Soave and commanding reds Amarone and Valpolicella. We will indulge in the picturesque landscape of Italy’s Prosecco, before ending our gourmet journey in Friuli.
Your accommodation in the tour will be a mix of wine Resorts, Boutique Hotels and private villa rentals. Contact us for further details
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