A delightful food and wine tour from Rome in the countryside around the Capital. Join us and discover the Castelli Romani’sfood and wine traditions. A unique tour that will introduce you to the authentic and heavenly Italian cuisine. Taste the essence of Italy in this half day excursion from Rome!
Come discover the best that the Castelli Romani (Roman Castles) hill-towns have to offer! This short tour from Rome will take you to explore one of the most authentic countryside areas around the Capital, with beautiful castles and where the traditional cuisine is famous, with many types of wines and unique recipes.
During our food and wine tour from Rome, you will taste the different flavors of Castelli Romani: good wines, biological products and typical dishes, only in carefully selected high-level restaurants.
Our half day tour includes transfer from Rome to Lanuvio, one of the most interesting towns in Castelli Romani. Then, you will go to "La Luna e il Casale", a beautiful farm where you will have a guided visit to the winery. The farm "La Luna e il Casale" is specialized in organic agriculture, and every product has an important "bio" value.
During the winery visit, you can taste three different types of wines produced by the farm, with local bread and extra virgin olive oil, flavored oils and sauces produced by the farm.
After that, we will drive you to a farm house in Velletri, the biggest town in Castelli Romani, to have lunch made of characteristic and local products. This represents an extremely rewarding experience, both gastronomically and culturally, where you will be able to discover the traditional organic way to grow and prepare food. It will greatly improve your understanding of this term and will give you a deeper sense of the authentic Italian cuisine.
This amazing wine and food tour to the hill-towns of Castelli Romani will conclude with the trip back to Rome.
If you want to explore more these beautiful villages you might be interested in our Tour to the Ruins of Tusculum, with a visit to the archeological site and a traditional picnic in the nature; or the Food & Culture Tour, to discover the food culture and the architectural treasures of the Castelli Romani.
Also, for those who wish to visit the hill-towns of the Castelli Romani in a unique and original way, there is the legendary Vespa Tour!
The meeting point will be at the address that you have indicated in the booking process.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest you bring your camera to capture the great moments of our tour!
When booking, you are required to point out where you prefer to start (hotel, point of interest, home). It will be easier to organize the transfer from Rome to Castelli Romani.