Come and join us on this half day guided tour down the slopes of Mount Vesuvius to discover one of the traditions of Southern Italy in wine making. The art of wine making has been passed down from generations to generations in this area.
Enjoy the nature of the Vesuvius and stroll through Campania Ars Vinearia vineyard and breath in the strong aroma and flavours of the these enriched vines which are heavily fertilized by the volcanic pumice soils from Mt. Vesuvius.
Winemaking has been taking place in the south of Italy, the Campania region for more than 3,000 years.
The history of the Greek civilization Etruscans in Naples were the ones who brought vines with them to the area. With Mt. Vesuvius looming over the region, the land is covered with volcanic soils providing a perfect fertile soil to grow vines. Combined with the mild tempered climate by Mediterranean breezes, the grapes grows easily.
Discover the secrets of blending the red and white grapes together to produce an excellent taste and feel on the palate.
A guided tour of vineyards at the slopes of Mount Vesuvius, we will learn more of the traditional wine making that has been passed down from generations to generations.Your knowledgeable guide will then lead you through the scents and flavors of the famous Campania Ars Vinearia.
After an intense morning on the slopes of Mount Vesuvius, we will carve out a time to enjoy a Mediterranean lunch accompanied by the world famous wines of Campania, such as Falanghina, Lacryma Christi, Agnianico and many other wines. As we eat our lunch, enjoy the view and breathe in the fresh air, perhaps reminiscence the scenes of when the inhabitants of Pompeii were feasting and celebrating.
Savor the moment that is unlike any other place on Italy, lunch with the finest wine on a volcanic Mount Vesuvius. What better way to spend your afternoon in the Italian style.
You will meet our local partner at the address you specified during the booking process. Any additional information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
Guaranteed departure starting from 2 partecipants.
We recommend wearing comfortable clothes and shoes. In summer, remember to bring a hat and a water bottle; in winter it takes along an umbrella.