Private half-day wine tour with a visit to two the most exclusive Amarone wineries, paired with a delicious traditional Italian lunch.
A fascinating mix of modern winery architecture with ancient Amarone wine during a journey to Valpolicella ‘valley of many cellars’ just a half-hour drive from Verona. The tour gives an opportunity to savour Amarone’s bouquet and appreciate its flavour, during the extended tasting of 9 types of wine with explanation by a professional sommelier.
Verona’s cultural history is closely tied to its gastronomy and we invite you to try the cuisine of the “valley of many cellars” in a cosy restaurant surrounded by vineyards. Here you will taste the best local ingredients deliciously combined into mouth-watering dishes over three courses.
During the tour you visit Verona’s most innovative and extravagant wine cellar where winemakers use their magic to produce wines popular the world round. Here you try the red wine that made the province of Veneto-Amarone della Valpolicella so famous and learn about the traditional methods of wine making that have been strictly adhered to since ancient times.
The winery blends tradition and innovation. Local expert will explain and show you the whole process of wine making during a visit to the newest building to be added to the winery, which is a perfect example of modern architecture. But you also visit the ancient cellar dated 1400AD carved out of the sandstone wall. This is where, year after year, the wines mature, before finally being bottled.
Extended wine tasting gives you an opportunity to try some of the best versions of Amarone along with other Valpolicella wines, in the process gaining knowledge of method involved, the roots of this method channel deep into the old traditions of winemaking in this region. By tasting Amarone you will be able to experience the wonderful components giving the wine its fragrance and flavor.
Tour duration is 6 hours
Tour departure cities: Milan, Verona, Venice, Brescia, Bergamo
Chauffeur driven service (Mercedes E-class)
Delicious three-course lunch featuring traditional meals paired with wine
Private guided tour of the winery with the local expert
Private tasting of Amarone wine
Price per person
450 Euro based on a group of 2 participants
380 Euro based on a group of 3 participants
300 Euro based on a group of 4 participants
250 Euro based on a group of 5 participants
220 Euro based on a group of 6 participants
200 Euro based on a group of 7 participants
180 Euro based on a group of 8 participants