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Cantina Contratto

Via Giovanni Battista Giuliani 56, 14053 Canelli, Italy
+39 0141 823349
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Stunning wine cellar

Wine tour was very professional in a stunning cantina. The price is of course too high - charging... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Trond R
via mobile
Mixed Experience

We visited Contratto because it seems to be on everyone's must do list. The winery and adjacent... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Gregory R
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Via Giovanni Battista Giuliani 56, 14053 Canelli, Italy
+39 0141 823349
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Wine tour was very professional in a stunning cantina. The price is of course too high - charging 25 Euro per person. The availability of tours are managed quite rigidly and you cannot just pop in.

Thank Trond R
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Contratto because it seems to be on everyone's must do list. The winery and adjacent buildings are beautiful and the history of the winery is very interesting. Our tour guide, Luca was very pleasant and knowledgeable. My only reservation is the price for...More

1  Thank Gregory R
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I have been on a lot of winery tours and this was definitely one of the best. The "wine cathedral" cellars are beautiful. Even more amazing is the process of wine making that Contratto practices. The wine is aged in the bottle and every bottle...More

Thank NAP613
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a monument you have to see when you come to Piedmont. This is historical. For me the nicest cellar in the region and the best spumante you cabn get.

Thank LukVandriessche
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Arrived without a confirmed reservation. Fortunately, Elisa was kind enough to set up our very own personal tour of the Cantina. She was very thorough and kept us delightfully entertained. You must visit this UNESCO site when you are in the area. The millions of...More

Thank CroatiaSoon
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I just finished a delightful tasting and tour of the Contratto Cantina. Be sure to call ahead to sign up, as numbers are limited. Our guide, Carlotta, was friendly, knowledgeable and very professional! First the tour, then a tasting of 4 varieties...More

1  Thank Marin1121
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely guide called Carlotta who was full of information and patient with all our questions. After the cellar tour there's a tasting of 4 of their sparkling wines accompanied with salami and parmesan cheese plus hazelnuts.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Great guided tour in the vinery with a enthusiastic and friendly guide. Very tasty and nice sparkling wine. This is a unique experience

Thank 777BAE777
Reviewed 24 May 2016

great tour of cellars and very interesting history.Tastings generous and served with food. lovely tour hostess- Vanesaa. We are a fan of the wine!

Thank Neilcatele
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

We did a wine tour and tasting. Elissa, our guide in this tour, was charming and knowledgeable. The cantina is beautiful, and the explanation of the production of the sparkling wine was very interesting. The wine we tasted after the tour was really good. In...More

1  Thank Nahum S
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Response from DonnaPSydney | Reviewed this property |
We were lucky enough to have the BnB owner where we were staying ring and organise it for us. You would definitely need to contact them before turning up for a tour. It was a great tour, very worthwhile!