When wine becomes art

When wine becomes art

Length of stay: 2 days / 1 night

From Valdobbiadene’s Prosecco to Asolo, in the Queen Cornaro’s court

 

€ 240.00 per person


PROGRAM

1st day
Morning arrival in Valdobbiadene. Meet with your tour guide. Visit the historical center, including Piazza Marconi and the Duomo.
Transfer to a famous local wine cellar on the Road of the Prosecco and Wines from Colli Conegliano Valdobbiadene, where you can take a course conducted by a recognized member of the National Sommelier Association, on the art and techniques of the winery, focusing specifically on the wines from the region.
Lunch in a wine cellar with tasting of local products linked to the famous Wines DOC of the Road of the Prosecco.
In the afternoon, visit the Panoramic Road of the Prosecco to appreciate the beauty of the vineyards nestled among the gentle slopes, until arriving at Refrontolo for a stopover at the “Molinetto della Croda”, symbol of a rural civilization. The mill located on the ground floor, is working perfectly, after restoration, allowing visitors to assist in a technical demonstration of the flour mills.
Dinner and overnight stay in the hotel or in a farm holiday location.

2nd day
Breakfast at the hotel.
Meet with our guide and begin a cultural tour that starts from Possagno, with the Museum focusing on the collection of Antonio Canova.
To follow on foot for a few hundred meters towards the Col Draga, a site that offers a visit to the temple designed by the renowned architect.
Continue for Asolo, favourite place and residence of famous artists such as Eleonora Duse, Robert Browning and Gabriele d’Annunzio.
Lunch in a characteristic tavern which offers typical dishes of the local gastronomic tradition.
Visit to the historic city center of this medieval pearl, with its Castle, the wonderful theatre and the Cathedral. A pleasant walk will lead you to the top of the Monte Ricco, where the imposing medieval fortress can be seen. It is here you will discover why Asolo is called “the city of 100 horizons”.
A few kilometres from here, we travel along the panoramic Road of the Wines DOC of Montello and Colli Asolani. A visit to the Palladian Villa Barbaro at Maser is a must. Here you will enjoy a guided visit to this masterpiece followed by a food tasting of our local products with possibility of purchase.

Minimum number of participants: 15 people.
Price per person includes: 1 overnight stay and 1 dinner in a 3 star hotel or at a farmhouse, 1 lunch with wine tasting in the cellar, 1 lunch at a local restaurant (drinks included), visit to local winery with a wine tasting course, entry to the Giposteca and Villa Barbaro with tasting, offer for a guide, visit to the Molinetto della Croda.
The price does not include: transport, tips, extras, and any other service not listed in the note “price per person includes” .