Enjoy a wine tour to Monferrato and Langhe with departure from Milan. Discover Barbera red wine and taste a delicious lunch in a family-run cellar. This wine tour was especially studied to satisfy even the hardest to please wine lovers. On this tour you will discover some of the most famous Italian wines, visiting two different wine region: Monferrato and Langhe, both belonging to the Unesco World Heritage.In the morning start your tour having a look at the nice sloping hills of Monferrato: the enchanting colours, flavours and savours are emotions you are going to feel again during your wine tasting.Specifically, you will discover Barbera red wine, a precious red wine and the Asti sparkling white wine: Spumante, the Italian version of the French champagne.This will take place in the worldwide famous "subterranean cathedrals", more than 10 km. (15 miles) of galleries dug into tufa, about a hundred feet under the ground, where millions of bottles undergo fermentation at the constant temperature of 12-14°C ( °F), In this enchanting and magic place, you will discover all the different phases of the wine production and you will experience a fantastic tasting. The lunch will take place on a family-run cellar, where will be provided as well some local grappa (Moscato, Chardonnay and Barbera) as digestive.In the afternoon you will move to Langhe. In this area, you'll have the opportunity to have a short visit to an ancient medieval castle, very interesting for its arts and history, located on a small town on the top of a hill.Later you will move to a family ruled winery, located on the top of a hill dominating the whole area, with a breathtaking view over the vine-striped region.At the end of the visit of the wine-cellars, discover the taste of Barolo, considered the king of the red wines.After this tour, the Italian wine will have no more secrets for you.
Hotel pick up,Transport included
Discover in a single day two of the best wine region in Italy, Enjoy a lunch in a family-run winery, with grappa as digestive, Enter a medieval castle in a Langhe region village, where Barolo is made
Lunch in a local winery, Visit of the castle, Barolo wine tasting, Guided visit of the Cathedral, Transport from Milan, Hotel pick-up/drop-off (only with the private tour)
Hotel pick-up/drop-off on request