Full-day wine experience of private guided wine tour in Bergamo, gourmet lunch and Franciacorta winery visit with wine tastings
Discover Franciacorta region based in the Italian province of Brescia, and gives its name to the distinctive sparkling wine made there. It is Italy’s answer to champagne and much appreciated the world over by connoisseurs. During this full day luxury wine experience you are going to visit one of the most beautiful winery in the region which is producing prestigious brand of Franciacorta sparkling wine, and have a private walking guided tour in historical city center of Bergamo following by gourmet lunch in the Michelin guided restaurant located in the old medieval squarer surrounded by fascinating history of Bergamo. The tour departs and returns to your hotel, will introduce you to northern Italy’s hidden and fascinating region, through its terroir, its wines, its cuisine, and its history.
Bergamo city tour
You will start your day with the visit to the stunning historic centre of Bergamo, which is one of northern Italy’s most beguiling cities, situated in the Alpine foothills. You will be taken on a guided walking tour that will reveal the secrets of Bergamo old town. Built on two levels, the lower city is more modern and dynamic, whilst the famous ‘upper city’ boasts a stunning historic centre full of monuments and works of art.
After the city tour you will be invited to a three-course gourmet lunch served with Franciacorta wines, in the historical restaurant in the old square.
In the afternoon, our wine and sightseeing tour will take you to Franciacorta wine region. The winery is one of the most prestigious in Franciacorta and is located in a picturesque valley that boasts beautiful views of the vineyards and Lake Iseo. Here a local expert will tell you the history of sparkling wine in the region and reveal the secrets of its production. You will walk you through cellars where you learn about the winery’s unique production technique of aging all of its wines in barrels. You will explore the process of winemaking, aging and bottling, and taste some delicious sparkling wines.
Franciacorta is internationally praised as one of the best regions in Italy producing sparkling wine according to the champagne method and this winery is lauded as one of the best producers in Franciacorta.
Your wine tour will end with an extensive tasting of some finest and most sophisticated versions of Franciacorta before your chauffeur drives you back to the hotel.
Chauffeur driven service (Mercedes E-class)
Pick up and Drop off at your location
Private guided walking tour in Bergamo
Gourmet lunch paired with wine in Michelin guide restaurant in Bergamo old city
Visit to one of the top Franciacorta winery with sommelier wine tastings
English speaking driver
Wi-Fi,Refreshments on board
Tour duration is 8 hours
Tour departure cities: Milan, Verona, Brescia
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