Frascati Wine Tasting Tour from Rome

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Frascati Wine Tasting Tour from Rome information and booking

from
$75
Duration
3 hours 30 minutes
Departs from
Tour departs nearby Piazza dei Re di Roma.
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
2:15pm
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Tour description provided by Viator

Taste the nectar of the gods on a wine-tasting afternoon tour from Rome to beautiful Frascati. On the only wine-tasting tour from Rome available, you'll visit one of the oldest and most beautiful vineyards in the Frascati region. You'll also enjoy a scenic drive through the famed Castelli Romani region surrounding Rome.

On this afternoon tour from Rome you'll visit a tranquil hillside villa encircled by vineyards and olive groves in the Frascati countryside. Your expert guide will tell you about the local wine-producing methods, from antiquity to modern day techniques. You'll learn that Imperial Rome was the cradle of wine culture, where wine drinking was transformed from a status symbol of the elite to a pleasure enjoyed by all.This enticing voyage of the senses concludes with a guided tasting of a special selection of wines and freshly pressed olive oils at the famous Pallavicini estate, owned by one of Italy's oldest and most distinguished noble families. Tastings are led by a professional sommelier

What's included

  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Professional guide
  • Wine tasting (3 wines)
  • Walking tour of the winery and talk about the history of wine in ancient rome

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified