This wine tasting tour from Rome takes you to one of the oldest and most beautiful wine-producing estates of the Frascati region. Explore the property and let your wine expert tell you more about the fascinating history of wine in ancient Rome. This wine tasting experience transports you out of the bustle of the city into a haven of vineyards and olive groves of the Frascati region. Sample some fine Roman wines and olive oil and let their heavenly taste linger on.
Amble along 200 acres of vines surrounding works of 17th century architecture which is a treasure of one of Italy’s most distinguished noble families, the Pallavicini. Feel the cool humidity of the 3rd century caverns lined with acacia and French oak barrels filled with wines aging to perfection.
The tour starts from the centre of Piazza Re di Roma, by the sculpture in the middle of the square in the city of Rome. You can take the line A of metro (subway) direction “Anagnina” and get off at the “Re di Roma” stop. From here you will be picked up in an air-conditioned coach and accompanied by an English-speaking guide taken for wine tasting in the Frascati Region.
You will visit one of the oldest and most beautiful wine producing estates of the Frascati region. The Frascati wines have a long history, matched almost by that of the descendents of the Pallavicini family. Learn about the history of wine in ancient Rome and follow it up by a tasting of 3 wines, olive oil with some fresh oven-baked bread. Stroll around the vineyards and appreciate works of 17th century architecture.
After sampling some of Rome’s famous wines, return to the starting point of the tour. The tour ends at Piazza Re di Roma.
Transportation in air-conditioned Bus English-speaking guide 1 white wine tasting 2 red wines tasting Pallavicini Extra-virgin olive oil Grissini (Breadsticks) and fresh, oven-baked italian bread
Hotel pick up and drop off
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
The group was very impressed and happy with their tour. A wonderful learning experience. One little detail, the meeting point is set at the centre of Piazza Re di Roma, by the...
United Kingdom, 14/Jun/2012
This tour was a perfect addition to our Rome experience. It was relaxing and provided a scenic ride through wine country. The guide was very pleasant and knowledgable on the...
United States, 14/May/2012
Seriously, do yourself a favour and book only tours from this group! This was our second out of 3 tours we did in Rome. What a wonderful way to spend half a day! Our operator,...
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