Enjoy a food and wine tour to the countryside from Lucca. Learn about the olive and wine production and taste delicious samples in a local winery.
What to Expect
You will start the tour visiting Montecarlo, a typical medieval village placed on the hill that overlooks Val di Nievole and Lucca's plain. Here in Montecarlo you can taste very good wine in the middle of a medieval charming countryside full of wineries and pretty villages. The wines of this area are based on Sangiovese and Trebbiano Toscano of the red and white wines respectively. The DOC covers an eclectic selection of wines made from two of the region's favorite grapes and a host of less 'Tuscan' varieties.
The owner or a qualified guided, will introduce you inside the life to the place. On your tour, you will learn about the olive and the wine produced here. After the visit, you will have the opportunity to taste a selected range of wine paired with selected cheeses, selections of local sausages and salami, extra virgin olive oil with bread, bread baked in a wood oven, jams and more. Alternative options for vegetarian and kids are available.
- Tour guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food tasting
- Wine tasting
What's Not Included
- Gratuities (optional)
Know Before You Go
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• A minimum of 4 people per booking is required. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund