Italy Wine Tour
If you are a wine lover and are keen to enhance your knowledge on wine and wine making techniques, then undertaking an Italy wine tour is just the thing for you in these holidays.
Italy is popular for its food (after all we all love the pizza and pasta) and also for its wine. And if you wish to find out more about wine producing methods and history of wine, then going on a wine tour to Italy will provide you with a perfect opportunity to do that.
Several regions of Italy like Tuscany, Sicily, Piedmont, Florence, Umbria are famous for their rich wines. And a tour to these places is bound to leave you in high spirits.
If you wish to embark upon Italy wine tours then read on to find out more about it.
Italy Wine Tour
Florence wine tour
Undertake a luxury tour in Florence which would take you to various vineyards and wineries. If you are going for a luxury tour, you may get services like private chauffeured wine tours, VIP visits to the wineries, a wine guide, gourmet dining experience and tours of Florence and Sienna.
The trip will prove very enriching and you will get to see how the wine is made as you walk through the vineyards.
Sicily Wine Tour
Sicily is more famous as the land of sun, volcanoes and gods. It has an amalgamation of cultures and a trip to this place will offer you great experiences along with an insight into wine making and its history. The wines in Sicily are rich and warm. During this trip you will get a chance to savor wines like the Bianco d’Alcamo, Marsalas, Nero d’Avola nd some other powerful red wines in the various wineries located in the heart of Sicily. Enjoy the landscape as you sip on your wine and you are sure to create some great memories.
Piedmont Wine Tour
A true wine lover need not be told that a visit to Piedmont is a must for him/her. Piedmont is one of the most popular wine producing regions in the world. Here you can look forward to spending some good time visiting the different wineries and vineyards and gain knowledge about their wine making techniques. Also if you are a nature lover, try and plan your trip in the autumn season when the vineyards are a sight to behold. The wine tasting sessions at the Barolo and Barbaresco estates, which produce the elite wines by the same names, are sure to leave you in a heady state.
Tuscany Wine Tour
If you want to experience some of the best wines, then Tuscany is the place for you. Here you will get to taste and witness some of the best wines being made like the Chianti Classico, Supertuscan wines, Montepulciano and Montalcino wines. Tuscany is also full of ancient castles which open their doors to the visitors and provide them an insight into their age-old wine making secrets.
Umbria Wine Tour
Umbria is located between Tuscany and Marche and is famous for its wines, chocolates and truffles. It is a very beautiful wine region which is very scenic. Though being such a treasure, it is still unexplored and not many people know about it. So you can be assured to have a peaceful stay there. A visit to Decugnano dei Barbi estate and other small wineries like the Falesco, Paolo Bea, La Distes, Aurora, etc. is sure to leave you spellbound and on a high.
You can also opt for private guided tours of vineyards and wineries where the owners themselves will take you through a tour of their estates.
Before you embark on any of the Italy wine tour, just remember that the south part of Italy is hot in summers and most of the wine tours are held in autumn and spring, so plan your trip accordingly.
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