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Frascati Wine Tasting Guided Tour from Rome

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    What to Expect
    After hopping aboard your coach in Rome, head out of the city with your guide and admire the scenery as it changes from urban to rural. Travel through the hilly region of Castelli Romani, passing by olive groves and centuries-old vineyards where wine has been made since the days of ancient Rome.

    Reaching the Frascati region, arrive at the Principe Pallavicini estate, where the Pallavicini family has been making wine since the 17th century. Tour the property to learn about the different stages of wine production, from grape to bottle, and hear about the evolution of winemaking techniques through the years.

    Visit the wine cellars, which date back to the 3rd century, and learn about the acacia and French oak barrels that age the fine wines produced here, many of which have won awards such as the Decanter World Wine Award and Vinitaly Cangrande Award. Then head to the 17th-century farmhouse for your tasting session with a sommelier, who helps you to notice different fruit flavors of the wines. Sample one of the estate's red wines, such as Casa Romana or Soleggio, a white wine, such as Poggio Verde, and a dessert wine, Stillato.

    At the end of your winery experience, your tour ends with the drive back to Rome.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Piazza dei Re di Roma, Roma RM, Italy
    Departure Time
    3:00 PM
    3h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Professional guide
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Wine tasting (3 wine samples)
    • Snacks
    • Entry/Admission - Frascati Centro storico
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Please let us know in advance if you have any allergies, are vegetarian or coeliac.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    It was a well planned tour and the guide was very enthusiatic & friendly during the entire trip. Quality of snacks at the wine tasting center needs major improvement.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank 786narayananr
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We are a family of four adults and had spent two full days in the city and ended our Roman trip with this your. Paolo gave a great tour and the countryside was beautiful. O even saw my first aquaduct. We didn't buy any wine...More

    Thank Omahatraveling
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Highly recommend this tour, Paulo was lovely and a very knowledgable guide! Vineyard and cellars where beautiful and interesting to look round, Wines were good! Bottles where bought after. (Maybe adding one more vineyard/tasting would be great!!)

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Elise S
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We loved our tour guide, Sylvia. She had so much energy and was so fun to do the tour with. The wine was absolutely delicious - the best I've ever had. Definitely worth the money.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Naomi P
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    This tour was definitely worth it. Overall it was a great experience; from the tour guide explaining the history of Rome and wine on the bus ride there, to him showing us around the beautiful grounds of the winery, to the excellent sommelier who taught...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Andrea C
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    Saraniya D
    23 August 2019|
    Response from jordanm5555 | Reviewed this property |
    Probably best to contact the tour company (City Wonders) directly
    Joanne C
    6 August 2019|
    Response from jordanm5555 | Reviewed this property |
    Depends on traffic, but we were around 30 minutes
    6 June 2019|
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    Response from Kim B | Reviewed this property |
    This tour can easily accommodate a group of 10. The tour bus is larger than that. Our group was also larger.
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