|PICKUP/RETURN||Rome Hotel or any place of your convenience|
Your private English speaking tour driver will welcome you at your hotel in Rome, at around 8:00am, for a private tour of Perugia and a wine tasting.
Discover Umbria, one of the smallest Italian Regions, but still breathtakingly beautiful, called the Green heart of Italy. As you travel through the typical landscapes you will reach Perugia, World famous for its chocolate productions. Once arrived in Perugia your tour driver will introduce you to this Wonderful city and suggest the most famous sights to see, like the Maggiore Fountain, the gothic Basilica of San Lorenzo and the Town Hall within Palazzo dei Priori.
The town of Perugia, however, is not only renowned for its artistic and architectural treasures, but also for the delicious chocolate exhibitions, as “Eurochocolate“, dedicated entirely to chocolate production. It takes place every year in October, attracting thousands of chocolate lovers and enthusiasts from all over the World, to taste the many varieties of chocolates and appreciate so many things chocolate-related, and listen to top chefs and bakers’ explanations while they prepare chocolate based dishes, and admire craftsmen master the art of Chocolate sculpting. Aside from these “chocolaty” traditions, Perugia is a quaint village, with so many things to offer, all year round.
To top it all off, after an interesting tour of Perugia, your tour driver will take you to an enchanted Castle. An ancient Etruscan settlement, as many areas in the region. The land here is so fertile, that it is one of Italy’s major producers of wines and olive oil.
This exclusive locations is one of the most famous and ancient wineries in Italy. In fact, their vineyards are extraordinarily dated 217 b. C. Because of its ancient roots, the winemakers have great consideration of respecting the environment, and have applied eco-friendly solutions to create superb wines.
As part of the experience, we will arrange a private eco-tour of the vineyards, that you will visit with zero CO2 emissions off-road golf carts. Wander through the groves and ancient vineyard for a suggestive experience. After the golf cart tour, you will take a guided tour of winery, the chambers where wine is made, cellars and an illustration of the aging system. Time for a tasting! Relax and unwind on the beautiful terrace overlooking the Umbrian region. You’ll taste a selection of the best wines, and sample some bruschettas with unfiltered olive oil and a selection of local delicacies.
At the end of the tour, you’ll enjoy a wonderful trip back to your hotel in Rome.
Your private tour driver will pick you up from your hotel in Rome. After you’ve travelled through amazing hills, dotted with olive groves and vineyards, you will reach your first visited venue, Perugia. Take your time to discover everything that makes this village so intriguing.
Your next location will be an ancient winery. We will arrange an exclusive wine tasting for you, including a private tour of the vineyards and winery.
At the end of this memorable experience, your tour driver will take you back to your Rome location.