Escape from the business of Rome, for a day. Frascati Wine culture is a private tour will take you on a trip to explore the culture of wine making and its social impact on local life style. This part of the Roman Countryside is called Castelli Romani, Roman Castles. Because of its small villages, old fortifications and castles, perched on the Albani Hills. The two most famous Roman Castles’ towns are Castel Gandolfo and Frascati. What makes them so special is their unique location, the lifestyle. More importantly, when it comes to great food and superb wines, this is where you want to go!
Your private tour driver will welcome you at your hotel or any other place of your convenience in Rome at approximately 8:30am.
On the road, you will notice how interesting the Roman countryside really is, with its rolling hills and fascinating landscapes. You will be in awe. Driving through the Roman Castles, you’ll arrive in Castel Gandolfo, a quaint little town, perched on top of a hill over looking the lake. The Pope’s summer residence, through out the centuries. Because of its joyful atmosphere and astonishing sceneries. Take your time and take a look around. This beautiful town has incredible history and so much to offer, which is accessible to everyone.
You will then head for Frascati, another Roman Castles Town. This interesting town is associated to many events in history and artistically. And it’s also linked to a scientific aspect as it hosts several international science labs, like the European Space Research Institute. A town of a million wonders, for sure. Frascati is renowned for it’s great food and wine culture.
And that’s why for this experience, we want for you to explore every aspect of these wonderful lands. Before you return to Rome, we will take you for a private Wine tasting and tour of a Winery in Frascati, to learn more about their wines, visit the vineyards and cellars and taste their magnificent product, to sample with their locally made bruschettas and caciotta cheese.
*Upon request we can arrange a greater variety of cold meats and cheese, and the famous Porchetta, bruschettas and dessert, and other, to go with a selection a wines, during the tasting
After this marvelous day, your private tour driver will take you back for a pleasant trip back to Rome.
This tour length is approximately 8 hours and is conducted by an English-speaking tour driver that will not enter sites but drive you around and show you places, pointing out things while explaining what they are, stopping at the places that require a visit, and helping you access them.
• Pickup and drop off in your requested location in Rome
• A fun and informative private English speaking tour driver to lead you through the day
• Private transportation by air-conditioned and fully equipped luxury Mercedes Benz vehicle
• Parking, city passes, fuel & tolls
• Meals & entrance fees (unless specified on your confirmation voucher)
• Wine tasting
• Gratuities (entirely at the client’s discretion)