Indulge in a day dedicated to the joy of sparkling wine, this day trip from Venice is the perfect way to celebrate region made famous by the drink: Prosecco. Leave the city behind for the day as you travel to the heart of the Valdobbiadene region, meet a local vintner and tour the vineyards and its wine cellar. Learn the secrets of Prosecco production, while sampling it throughout your journey. Then it’s time to enjoy a 3-course meal on a picturesque open air restaurant while taking in the incredible Valdobbiadene landscape.
Begin with a short drive by luxury coach through the idyllic surroundings of the Valdobbiadene region, famous for its winding streets lined with rickety old houses perched along its sloping hillside, here you’ll get a chance to visit and explore an award-winning vineyard and wine cellar.
Then it’s time to get to know what make the bubbles in the bottle.You’ll hear all about it from the vintner of this award winning family business, before having the chance to sample their prize winning wines. Learn about the traditions that have been passed down through the generations that are still being practised today, like how they still climb the steep hills to harvest the perfect grape by hand.
Then it’s time to visit a perfect example of Palladian architecture when you reach the next stop on your tour. Marvel at the beauty of the Villa as you walk through the entrance with its elegant alley sided by statues of the popular Venetian sculptor Orazio Marinali, whose work decorates the gable and gardens, then step inside and follow in the footsteps of Napoleon and Canova who once stood in these exact room. While your guide tells you stories of its colorful past, as you enjoy a glass of prosecco!
Delve into its underground cellars, where the prosecco is still stored today and learn how these subterranean corridors once acted as secret tunnels by soldiers during the First World War.
Our toast sets the mood for a 3-course meal in a quintessential local restaurant, overlooking the rolling hills of Valdobbiadene. Where you can continue sampling the local prosecco, this time paired with delicious local dishes for a perfect end to your prosecco experience.
Yes, you will be able to this marvelous sparkling wine after the tasting.
This tour is seasonal and only runs during high season, from April until October, due to weather conditions.
Due to the transportation involved, we are unable to offer this tour as a private option. You can always contact our Customer Care Service for further information by email, phone or live chat.
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