Deluxe-Wine & Culinary Tour in Piedmont Italy

Duration : 6 nights 7 days
Destinations : Piedmont, Alba and Torino

PRICE PER PERSON, IN DOUBLE in 4 * hotel from $ 4750
PRICE PER PERSON, IN DOUBLE in 5 * hotel from $ 5750

 

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Private tour
The Piedmont region is full of history and memory, art and culture, legend and traditions. Surrounded on three sides by the Alps, the Piedmont region (which name means "at the foot of the mountains") is also full of emotions. Among the hills of Langhe, Asti and Alba, you will go across artistic and cultural treasures as well as discover an incredible heritage of taste, with great wines such as the renowned Barolo and Barbaresco wines and an incomparable cuisine and local products (white Truffle, nuts…). The pleasure of good drinking and good food is a tradition rooted in the region as a symbol of authenticity and respect for nature and its rhythm (as represented by the Slow Food movement).

Day 1
Meet with your driver in Milan's airport. Transfer with private car to the heart of Piedmont Region. Check-in at 4* hotel. 5 nights' accommodation. Breakfast included.

Visit to the Wine Bank situated in the same complex of the hotel. Wine tasting and Slow Food products.

Day 2
Breakfast at the hotel. Truffles hunt demo activity with the truffle hunter and his dog. Truffle products tasting (duration: 2 hours approx.). Lunch on your own. Free time on your own for a walk in the beautiful city centre of Alba. Visit a renowned winery in Alba and wine tasting. Return to hotel.
Dinner at Michelin-starred restaurant, located in the same complex of the hotel (3 minutes walking distance) to enjoy a fabulous dinner (tasting menu). Beverages not
minutes walking distance) to enjoy a fabulous dinner (tasting menu). Beverages not included.

Day 3
Breakfast at the hotel. Hands-on Cooking class in an authentic Piemontese restaurant. You will explore the delicious typical recipes of Piedmont region. Lunch of prepared dishes. Wine and mineral water included. Free time to discover the lovely towns of Barbaresco and Asti and have a walk on your own in the historical centre. Visit of prestigious winery. Wine tasting.

Dinner on your own.

Day 4
Breakfast at the hotel.
Transfer to Torino. Meet your local guide. Guided visit of the main monuments and sites of interest of this beautiful city.

Visit to Lingotto, the old Fiat factory, and avant-garde influential and impressive building, rebuilt into a modern complex, with concert halls, theatre, shopping arcades…

Visit to Eataly on your own, the famous high-end Italian food market/mall (selling many Slow Food Presidia products). Lunch on your own.

Suggestion
Visit the famous Egyptian Museum or the Cinema Museum of Turin.

• Entrances not included.
• Return to the hotel
• Dinner on your own.

Day 5 - Monday
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit a fantastic winery of Barolo. Wine tasting.

Visit the famous Wine Museum of Barolo (WiMu). Lunch at Michelin star restaurant, traditional menu. Beverages not included. Visit the Grinzane Cavour Castle and wine tasting at their Enoteca Regionale. Return to the hotel.

Dinner on your own.

Day 6
Breakfast at the hotel and check-out. Transfer to Serravalle Outlet Shopping Center. Free time for shopping.
Winery visit and wine tasting. Transfer to Milan and check- in at 4* hotel in the city centre. 2 nights. Breakfast included.

Dinner on your own.

Day 7
Breakfast in the hotel. Private guided cultural visit of Milan with an English speaking guide.

• Entrance to monuments not included. Duration: 2hrs 30 approx.
•Free time at leisure in the city.
• Lunch and dinner on your own.

PRICE PER PERSON, IN DOUBLE in 4 * hotel from $ 4750
PRICE PER PERSON, IN DOUBLE in 5 * hotel from $ 5750

This program includes:
7 nights' accommodation at 4* Hotels as follows:
• 5 nights in 4* hotel located in the heart of the Piedmont region. Double standard room. Breakfast included.
• 2 nights in 4* hotel in the center of Milan. Double standard room. Breakfast included.

Transfers in private comfortable sedan car with professional driver following the itinerary described in this document (from Thursday 22nd to Tuesday 27th of November).

4 guided visits to some of the most renowned wineries of Piedmont region (Italy). Wine tasting included.

Truffles activity (a 'hunt demo' with the dog and the trifolao – truffle hunter – and explanation of the world of truffles). Typical truffle products tasting included.

Hands-on Cooking Class. Typical Piedmont menu. Tasting of the menu elaborated. Wine and mineral water included.

Visit to the Wine Bank (Banca del Vino) in Pollenzo. Presentation of Slow Food movement and Wine tasting and Slow Food products tasting included.

Entrance to the renowned Wine Museum of Barolo.

Entrance for visit of the Grinzane Cavour Castle. Wine tasting at the Enoteca Regionale.

Guided visit of the city of Turin. Duration: 2 ½ hrs. approx. Entrance to monuments not included.

Transfer to Serravalle Outlet Shopping Center, with free time for shopping.

Private guided visit of the city of Milan. Entrance to monuments not included. Duration: 2hrs 30 approx.

1 lunch. Beverages not included (at Michelin starred restaurant).

1 dinner (tasting menu) at Michelin starred restaurant. Beverages not included.

Travel documentation and recommendations.

5 nights in elegant 5* Hotel located in the center of Turin, capital of the Piedmont
(Double standard room) + 2 nights in 5* accommodation in the city center of Milan
(Double standard room). Breakfast included.
Itinerary for the 5* hotels option, would be slightly changed.

Optional (not included):
• All services are subject to availability and pricing.
• No reservation has been made until your confirmation and booking.
• This proposal is preliminary and informative until confirmation of services. The agency will provide a final price once all services are confirmed.
• Booking with enough time in advance is recommended.
• Price is based on a minimum group of 2 participants. Any variance to the number of people, services and/or date, could make a difference in pricing.
• We recommend punctuality in all visits and timing of the program (once confirmed and sent by the agency)
• The final itinerary/program could undergo last minute changes out of the control of the agency. In any case, we will try to keep the tour as it is, and in case of unexpected change, the same level of quality will be kept.
• Menu has to be the same for all guests. If there is anyone who is vegetarian or with any food intolerance, please notify in advance.
• Expenses such as: Flight tickets, City/Visitor Tax (to be paid directly at the hotel), basic travel assistance insurance (highly recommended) and/or cancellation insurance (recommended), tips and gratuities, porterage (bell boy), baggage insurance, drinks or meals not mentioned, entrance to monuments (unless clearly specified), personal expenses (e.g. fax, telephone, laundry, minibar, etc.), or any other service not clearly mentioned in this document under "This program includes:", are not included. Also, activities or services mentioned as Optional are not included.