Period: Any time
Location: San Daniele del Friuli, Friuli Venezia Giulia
What is included: Visit to a family-run factory of Prosciutto di San Daniele + Prosciutto tasting
On the gentle hills of Friuli lies the enchanting town of San Daniele del Friuli, where the delicious Prosciutto di San Daniele was born and is produced. With this visit to a family-run factory you will be guided into the seasoning salons and admire the hams hanging on the traditional wooden shelves. You will get information about the history and the production process, and at the end you’ll get a taste of this famous Prosciutto, along with other local products. From the town of San Daniele you can enjoy a breathtaking landscape over vineyards and Friuli hills. The town itself is considered a treasure chest of the region and it known internationally for the two local products: San Daniele ham and the smoked trout.
Extra activities in the same location:
- DOC wine tasting and visit to a local vineyard
- Cooking classes
- Visit to the House of Butterflies in Bordano, a corner of tropical forest in Friuli Venezia Giulia. It is the largest display of live butterflies and insects in Italy.
- Guided tour of Friuli art cities
- Bike rental