Below you can find our proposal, but keep in mind that we can PERSONALIZE the tour according to your needs. You can decide the DURATION of the tour, the SIGHTS you want to include or exclude, and the number of WINERIES you want to visit. We want to CREATE the perfect holiday for you.
A tour all focused on wine, a full immersion in food&wine products of Umbria, the green heart of Italy. In these four days you will visit prize winners cantine (wineries), among the best wine producers in this region. Grechetto, Sangiovese, Sagrantino e Cantico Wines are just some of the best wines you will be tasting in this tour. You will discover the food matches to all these wines, in particular the local specialty: Gubbio Truffle. And to add more charm, this will happen in splendid medieval towns and villages, the magnificent Gubbio and Perugia, and the little charming Bevagna will be your destinations.
DAY 1: ARRIVAL
Arrival at the accommodation in Gubbio (or in the surrounding area), free time. Possibility to add other activities, depending on the arrival time.
DAY 2: GUBBIO, TRUFFLE LUNCH WITH LOCAL WINE PAIRINGS
Gubbio is considered among the most beautiful medieval towns of the world. We’ll get the chance to discover a millenary history and the wonderful architecture of the XIII century. Lunch will be served at a town centre restaurant where the chef will introduce you to the culture of truffles and how to pair them with the best local wines.
DAY 3: DISCOVER THE “VINI DEL CANTICO” AREA
Wine tasting and visit at “Cantina Chiorri” and wine tasting, visit and typical lunch with home-made food at “Cantine Goretti”. Both wineries are prize winners wine producers in Umbria and are located in historical buildings and family run since four generations. Grechetto, Merlot, Sangiovese and Chardonnay are just a few of the wines you’ll taste during this sensational tour.
DAY 4: WINE AND OIL MUSEUM WITH GUIDED TOUR OF PERUGIA
Visit of “Lungarotti wine and oil museum”, one of the biggest collection of arts and items related with wine and oil. Everything from the Roman empire ’till nowadays. An experience not to be missed. Tasting of Lungarotti wines and in the afternoon guided tour of Perugia, the capital of Umbria.
DAY 5: WINE TOUR IN MONTEFALCO, THE LAND OF “SAGRANTINO”
Visit of two of the main producers of “Sagrantino wine”, a unique breed of grape worldwide famous that can only grow in the little village of Montefalco. The wineries you’ll visit are “Arnaldo Caprai” and “Lunelli Carapace”. A typical light lunch is also included in Bevagna, a beautiful medieval village next to both wineries.
The tour includes:
- 4 nights in a double room at a hotel with breakfast
- 24 h assistance and personal guide
- tourist taxes
- transfer from/to the airport
- all transfers during the tour
- 1 truffle based lunch in Gubbio with wine paring for every course
- 1 guided tour of Gubbio
- 1 wine tasting at Chiorri
- 1 wine tasting at Goretti
- 1 Light lunch at Goretti
- 1 entrance to Wine & Oil Museum in Torgiano
- 1 little tasting of Lungarotti wines after the museum
- 1 guided tour and wine tasting at Caprai
- 1 lunch in Bevagna
The tour does not include: Personal extra, Dinners (we can provide discounts on Gubbio restaurants), anything else not included in the list “The tour includes”.
* If the number of participants is different the price will chance a little bit. Contact us for a quotation.