Frascati
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  • Rome: Private Lunch and Wine Tasting in the Countryside

    1. Rome: Private Lunch and Wine Tasting in the Countryside

    Start with pickup from your hotel in Rome. Travel to the Frascati region to explore 160 acres of vines surrounding 17th-century architecture and 3rd-century caverns lined with French oak barrels. Your guide will reveal the secrets of traditional winemaking techniques used here from antiquity through to the modern-day. They will explain how Imperial Rome became the cradle of wine culture. And you will also learn why the Nectar of the Gods went from being a status symbol of the elite to a pleasure enjoyed by all. After enjoying the beauty of the vineyard and learning about the history of the area, embark on a guided tasting of Santa Benedetta’s specially selected wines complemented with a traditional lunch. The lunch consists of a buffet with at least 20 different typical dishes of Roman traditions such as Zucchini, aubergines, peppers, cheeses, rice, and fresh pasta. There will be a plat...

  • Frascati Food & Wine: Full-Day Rome Countryside Tour

    2. Frascati Food & Wine: Full-Day Rome Countryside Tour

    Your full-day food and wine tour begins at 10:00 AM when your driver will pick you up at your hotel (please contact the tour operator once you book as the departure time can change). On the road to the Castelli Romani area, learn about the Frascati region: its history, traditions, and wine designation. Visiting the first location you will have the first taste of 2/3 different local wines , visit one of the producers in the area, learn about the ancient wine traditions that date back to Roman times. Your driver will show the Abbazia of San Nilo, have a little break from the wine tasting, learn about Frascati town, and visit Castel Gandolfo, overlooking the volcanic lake and also the beautiful village of Nemi. Second tasting will be with a different producer, with some food tasting as well.

    The tour was sensational-loved the wineries, lunch, and the local sights! Our driver, Daniela was professional & his Mercedes was super comfortable.

  • Frascati & Castelli Romani Private Wine Tour from Rome

    3. Frascati & Castelli Romani Private Wine Tour from Rome

    A very interesting fact about this area in the Lazio region, the ancient town of Tusculum - now Frascati - is that the archeological discoveries demonstrate the cultivation of grapes for wine since the 5th century B.C. It was one of the preferred wines of Ancient Rome, Renaissance Popes, poets and artists visiting in the Grand Tour 1700s and 1800s, and of the La Dolce Vita generation in the 1960s. The Frascati DOC/DOCG area is located in the heart of the Castelli Romani, Tuscolum and Albani Hills south of Rome, and north of Lake Albano. Through a private car transfer (which takes about 45 minutes each way), you will arrive at your destination in the Frascati area, where you will meet your guide for the tour. During this experience you'll walk in the vineyards where the history of the Frascati wine begins. From the vineyards, you'll then be guided inside the winery to explore the wine c...

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What people are saying about Frascati

Wonderful day!

Large amounts of delicious food, interesting wines plus cultural stops made for a wonderful day. We would never have found (or successfully driven to) the places we visited on our own so the expertise was greatly appreciated. If you want to explore a little further afield, and like wine, take this tour!

It was a very nice private tour. The pickup was on time and we had a very confident driver. The organic winegrower guided us through his realm and explained everything about the cultivation until completion.

Top tour - highly recommended

Our driver Claudio and the whole team were very friendly and we had a great day with our German speaking driver / guide. On our next visit to Rome with pleasure again!

The tour was sensational-loved the wineries, lunch, and the local sights! Our driver, Daniela was professional & his Mercedes was super comfortable.