Barolo & Barbaresco Wine Tour

Barolo & Barbaresco Wine Tour

Barolo & Barbaresco Wine Tour

Private day-trip with local tour guide in the Langhe area to discover the sought-after Barolo and Barbaresco wines.

Tour Highlights:

  • Sightseeing in the Barolo area of production: stop in Grinzane Cavour to visit the imposing XIII century castle; La Morra with the scenic “belvedere” or Barolo, the town where the “king of wines” was first produced in the XIX century. Here you can walk up to the Falletti castle, home of the French Marquise Juliette Colbert (the lady who created Barolo wine) and visit the Regional Enoteca of Barolo.
  • Visit a Barolo-producing winery in one of the 11 Barolo villages, e.g. Barolo, La Morra, Castiglione Falletto, Serralunga d’Alba, Monforte d’Alba, etc. Visit the cellars and enjoy a final wine-tasting.
  • Short walk in Alba, once called the “One Hundred Towers Town”, famous for the International White Truffle Fair which occurs each year in October. Walk along the main street and time at leisure for lunch.
  • Visit the Barbaresco area: walk in the village of Barbaresco with the imposing squared tower built in the late XI century to protect the village from foreign invaders, and stop at theRegional Enoteca of Barbaresco located in the deconsecrated church of San Donato.
  • Visit a Barbaresco-producing winery in one of the three villages which are allowed to produce this wine, i.e. Barbaresco, Neive or Treiso with final wine-tasting.

Grand Barolo Wine Tour

Private day-trip with local tour guide dedicated to a wine of prodigious quality that is worshipped by wine lovers around the globe – Barolo.  The tour is focused on the different techniques used by the several wine-makers of the region: small and medium-big producers, modernists and traditionalists – each one giving a different wine and taste.

Travel through the Barolo area of production, and discover some of its 11 villages.

Tour Highlights:

  • Discover 3 different wineries chosen according to the selection carried out by Italian Gambero Rosso guidebook (“Three Cups” award) and important wine journalists, like Robert Parker (in his book The World’s Greatest Wine Estates).
  • Visit to 3 wineries located in the most popular Barolo villages, e.g. Barolo, La Morra, Castiglione Falletto, Monforte d’Alba, Serralunga etc. Each visit will be followed by wine-tasting so that you may compare the different flavours and choose your favourite. Usually, visit to 2 wineries in the morning, 1 in the afternoon.
  • Visit of some interesting historic highlights, i.e. castles, towers, Regional Enotecas.

We can organize your wine tasting tour from Lake Maggiore & Lake Orta.

There are also nearby cellars in Boca, Ghemme and Romagnano Sesia if you are looking for a half day wine tour from the Lakes.

Wine tasting Colline Novaresi, Langhe and Barolo

There are also high class restaurants with local cuisine and great local dishes for a fantastic event on Lake Maggiore.

We can arrange, private evening transfer, accommodation in a luxury hotel, fine dining on Lake Maggiore or in a Michelin restaurant on Lake Orta.

Lake Maggiore Destination Management Company, creativity and efficiency are at your disposal, to make your event on Lake Maggiore a success

We provide hotel bookings, events, team building events and transfers from: Stresa, Baveno, Pallanza, Laveno, Ghiffa, Belgirate, Arona, Ascona, Locarno and Verbania

Barolo & Barbaresco Wine Tour

Contact us at +39 0323 922 917 info@lakemaggiore.eu

 

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