Wine tour in Frascati, with a walk in the wine cellar and meet with the producer. A beautiful day of culture, wine and local traditions in the area of the Roman Castles. Discover the hidden treasures of Frascati, the Tuscolan Villas and participate in a wine tasting in a wine cellar with the producer.
We will walk the streets of one of the most renowned municipalities of the Roman Castles famous for the various Tuscolan villas once home to illustrious patrician families.
The town is also often remembered for the Neo-Renaissance Baroque cathedral of St Peter and the church of Gesù built in the eighteenth century by the genius of Carlo Fontana.
In the late morning we will move to a local winery. We will visit the old farmhouse surrounded by nature, vineyards and olive groves. In these places vines have been cultivated since Roman times, it is possible to visit ancient caves where wine has been aged for millennia.
Surrounded by centuries-old vines and olive groves, it will seem like walking inside a natural museum in a heavenly setting just a few steps from the city. We will talk about the vine working techniques and the winemaking processes.
We will guide you through a tasting of three locally produced wines, including the famous white wine Frascati Superiore DOCG. There will also be extra virgin olive oil, another pride of this land, which with its harmonious and fruity taste gives an extra touch to the gastronomic wonders of the area.
Afterwards, lunch will be served consisting of an appetizer and a first course of the Roman tradition.
With our guide we will explore the historic city center and enjoy a relaxing stroll along its charming streets. We will admire the magnificent Bernini fountain, one of the most impressive works of art in the area, before taking in the breathtaking views of Lake Albano from the town’s many lookout points.
With the guide we will walk through the narrow streets of the historic center of Nemi and explore the many shops, cafes, and restaurants.
You will enjoy the picturesque scenery and breathtaking views of Nemi lake, while learning about the town’s rich history and culture from our knowledgeable guide.
The excursion includes:
Optional (to choose at the time of booking): private transfer from Rome or Frascati (min. 4 persons)