Verona’s Wine Country attractions

Top Choice Winery in Valpolicella

Massimago

Presiding over the cutting-edge of Valpolicella viticulture is the dynamic Camilla Chauvenet, who took over this winery when she was just 20 years old, and has since been turning out lighter, more modern versions of…
Top Choice Winery in Soave

Suavia

Soave is not known as a complex white, but this trailblazing winery, located 8km outside Soave via the SP39, has been changing the viticultural landscape in recent years. Don’t miss DOC Monte Carbonare Soave Classic…
Winery in Valpolicella

Allegrini

The Allegrini family has been tending vines in Fumane, Sant’Ambrogio and San Pietro since the 16th century, and this has been one of the leading wineries of the Valpolicella region. Pride of place goes to the cru wi…
Historic Building in Valpolicella

Villa della Torre

The jewel in the Allegrini crown, this historic villa dates to the mid-16th century and was built by intellectual and humanist Giulio della Torre. Numerous starchitects contributed to its construction: the classical…
Winery in Valpolicella

Giuseppe Quintarelli

The late Giuseppe Quintarelli put the Valpolicella region on the world wine map, and his benchmark estate is now run by daughter Fiorenza and her family. Quintarelli's extraordinary, limited-production Amarone – mad…
Historic Building in Soave

Castello di Soave

Built on a medieval base by Verona’s fratricidal Scaligeri family, the Castello complex encompasses an early Renaissance villa, grassy courtyards, the remnants of a Romanesque church and the Mastio (the defensive to…
Winery in Valpolicella

Zýmē

An award-winning winery with striking contemporary architecture by Moreno Zurlo, an ancient quarry turned cellar, and a reputation for bold, big-blend wines. The most famous of these is Zýmē's signature Harlequin, a…
Winery in Valpolicella

Villa Mosconi Bertani

This grand winery housed in a small chateau offers both wine tastings and tours of the building. There is a choice of four tasting sessions, most of them involving superior Valpolicello wines such as Lepia Soave DOC…
Winery in Soave

Azienda Agricola Coffele

Across from the old-town church, this family-run winery offers tastings of lemon-zesty DOC Soave Classico and an elegant, creamy DOC Coffele Ca' Visco Classico. The family also rents out rooms among vineyards a few …
Church in Valpolicella

Pieve di San Giorgio

In the tiny hilltop village of San Giorgio, around 6km northwest of San Pietro in Cariano, you’ll find this fresco-filled, cloistered 8th-century Romanesque church. Not old enough for you? In the little garden to it…