Discover the real Italy with locals

15 Sep 2020 - 23 Sep 2020

9 days 8 nights

Be welcomed into the real Italy by real locals with a passion for Italian heritage that runs deep. This is not just another tour – it’s an exceptional, small group experience that will make your heart sing.

Meet the local wine makers and tour their vineyards. Be taken behind the scenes of some of Italy’s oldest makers and growers – and be treated to gastronomic delights throughout your stay. Relax and enjoy luxury, boutique accommodation in the beautiful Venito region.  Share the daily lives of real Italian local culture through unique, money-can’t-buy experiences.

This all inclusive trip is a must-do.  For nine days you will eat, drink and explore and want for nothing.

View our sample itinerary to discover what our tours involve.  Please note the itinerary is subject to change.

$5,900 per person

All inclusive trip 9 days/8 nights (Excluding airfares) 

 

Accommodation

7 nights are spent in the Villa Gianna, a purpose built luxury boutique accommodation located just 15mins from the beautiful Castelfranco Veneto, with one night spent in Buttrio. For more information on our boutique accommodation, please click here.

Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Benvenuto In Italia

    After arriving and settling in to our luxury boutique accommodation, you will enjoy a traditional Italian dinner at the house.

  • Day 2

    Bassano & Wine Tour

    Experience everything Bassano including markets, local shops and the quintessential Italian landscapes. Lunch at El Bocon Del Prete Deli, a local gastronomic shop, followed by a festival, apertivo and tour of Villa Angarano. Dinner is held at Al Canaseo - a favourite with the locals.

  • Day 3

    Prosecco in Valdobbiadene

    Spend the day in Valdobbiadene, Italy's heart and home of prosecco, with visits to some cantinas and lunch at a local locanda. We'll enjoy a dinner at a local trattoria, before heading back to the house.

  • Day 4

    Tours & Tastings In Breganze

    We will spend the morning, with a visit to the local Buffalo mozzarella factory and for a tour and tastings. We return to the house for lunch, before an afternoon exploration to the wine region of Breganze to the home of a wine known as Torcolato. A tour of the winery, with tastings is followed by dinner at Le Vigne Di Roberto. Meet Roberto at his cantina and indulge in a degustation dinner of local delicacies.

  • Day 5

    Italian Cooking In Treviso

    Spend the morning celebrating and learning real Italian cooking, under instruction from Peccati di Gola in Casier, just ten minutes from Treviso. We'll then spend the afternoon shopping and sightseeing in Treviso. Dinner will be at Odeon Treviso, before we return to the house.

  • Day 6

    Discover Conegliano Wine Region

    Today, we're treated to a gorgeous Perenzin Cheese tour, followed by lunch. Our afternoon will be spent sightseeing the beautiful conegliano wine region, before heading to Asolo for aperitivo and dinner at pane Vino.

  • Day 7

    Salumi and San Daniele

    We take a behind-the-scenes tour of San Daniele Prosciutto Morgante salumi - celebrating the tradition and history of cured meats. We enjoy a lunch in Al Portego, San Daniele, followed by a visit to the monastery and Castello di Buttrio for aperitivo, dinner and an overnight stay.

  • Day 8

    Ride and Dine

    After a house-made breakfast, we take the quintessential Italian transport - a ride through to the sweeping Italian landscapes - to lunch. After lunch, we return to the house, for dinner.

  • Day 9

    Farewell To Friends

    Friendships have been formed, and a sense of family made, as today we get ready for departure.

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