Tours and Tickets

Gourmet holidays on Piedmont hills Self-Drive provided by FindYourItaly

Gourmet holidays on Piedmont hills Self-Drive

Gourmet holidays on Piedmont hills Self-Drive
Book in advance
from
£932.86
per adult
About
Wine and food experiences to taste the best products of Piedmont area: from the most iconic wines such as Barbaresco and Barolo to the sparkling sweet Moscato; cheese, hazelnuts and truffle. • Experience a real truffle hunting in the woods with dog • Discover the most beautiful palaces of the Savoia Royal family: Venaria Reale and its impressive gardens, the Medieval Castle of Grinzane Cavour and the Castle of Barolo • Self-drive tour, private transfer option available on request
Know before you go
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • Day 1 – Turin Check in and accomodation in hotel 4* centrally located Walking guided tour of Turin – You will walk through the centre: Piazza Castello, political and administrative heart of the city, Palazzo Madama, Piazza San Carlo, the “Living Room of Turin” elegant and rich in “Historical cafés” and elegant shopping streets.  Day 2 – Venaria Reale Palace, Barolo & La Morra After breakfast, check out and transfer to the Real Palace of Venaria Reale – situated just few kilometres from Turin.  H 15.00 departure to Barolo for a visit to one of the oldest winery of the area, where Barolo wine was first created. The tour will take you to the cellars and barrique room, where you will  and wine tasting Back to Alba.  Free time at disposal for an aperitif and dinner in the historical centre. Alba is known as the city of the Cento Torri (Hundred Towers), which was built between the fourteenth and the fifteenth century. Today the ones of P.zza Risorgimento and Via Cavour are best kept. We will walk through the streets of Alba to admire elegant monuments starting from the Palazzo del Comune (the Town Hall), to continue on to via Cavour.  Day 3 – Grinzane Cavour Castle , Cheese Experience & Hazelnut Producer Breakfast. In the morning you will have some free time to visit the Grinzane Cavour castle and Alba city centre.  H 15.30 Nocciola Discovery Guided tour of a hazelnut producer with a presentation of production processes and tasting of hazelnut products . Come and discover the history and secrets of the unmistakable taste of the Nocciola Piemonte IGP, the best in the world! Guided tour of a small farm in Alta Langa, from hazelnut grove to the production of choice sweets, learning some of the secrets of so intense and lingering a flavour. A tasting rounds off the tour with a delicious experience to cherish among the “sweetest” souvenirs of your trip. Return to Alba for dinner and overnight. Day 4 – Truffle hunting and wine tasting In the morning experience the real truffle hunting with dogs in the hills around Alba. An expert “trifulau” will take you to the hidden places where truffle grows. The search could take up to 1 hour. In the evening special Piedmontese gourmet dinner in a family run restaurant of the area. Day 5 –Barbaresco area, Canelli and the underground Cathedrals After breakfast, departure to Barbaresco area, visit of the small villages of Barbaresco and Neive. Proceed towards Canelli to visit the “Underground Cathedral” of wine. Day 6 – Asti and Vercelli, Visit to a Rice Producer After breakfast, check out and departure for the city of Asti, where you can start your visit from the Cathedral, one of the most famous monuments of Piedmontese Gothic style. You can extend the trip with an extra night in Turin, or proceeding toward Maggiore Lake.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
What to expect
  • Day 1 – Turin Check in and accomodation in hotel 4* centrally located Walking guided tour of Turin – You will walk through the centre: Piazza Castello, political and administrative heart of the city, Palazzo Madama, Piazza San Carlo, the “Living Room of Turin” elegant and rich in “Historical cafés” and elegant shopping streets.  Day 2 – Venaria Reale Palace, Barolo & La Morra After breakfast, check out and transfer to the Real Palace of Venaria Reale – situated just few kilometres from Turin.  H 15.00 departure to Barolo for a visit to one of the oldest winery of the area, where Barolo wine was first created. The tour will take you to the cellars and barrique room, where you will  and wine tasting Back to Alba.  Free time at disposal for an aperitif and dinner in the historical centre. Alba is known as the city of the Cento Torri (Hundred Towers), which was built between the fourteenth and the fifteenth century. Today the ones of P.zza Risorgimento and Via Cavour are best kept. We will walk through the streets of Alba to admire elegant monuments starting from the Palazzo del Comune (the Town Hall), to continue on to via Cavour.  Day 3 – Grinzane Cavour Castle , Cheese Experience & Hazelnut Producer Breakfast. In the morning you will have some free time to visit the Grinzane Cavour castle and Alba city centre.  H 15.30 Nocciola Discovery Guided tour of a hazelnut producer with a presentation of production processes and tasting of hazelnut products . Come and discover the history and secrets of the unmistakable taste of the Nocciola Piemonte IGP, the best in the world! Guided tour of a small farm in Alta Langa, from hazelnut grove to the production of choice sweets, learning some of the secrets of so intense and lingering a flavour. A tasting rounds off the tour with a delicious experience to cherish among the “sweetest” souvenirs of your trip. Return to Alba for dinner and overnight. Day 4 – Truffle hunting and wine tasting In the morning experience the real truffle hunting with dogs in the hills around Alba. An expert “trifulau” will take you to the hidden places where truffle grows. The search could take up to 1 hour. In the evening special Piedmontese gourmet dinner in a family run restaurant of the area. Day 5 –Barbaresco area, Canelli and the underground Cathedrals After breakfast, departure to Barbaresco area, visit of the small villages of Barbaresco and Neive. Proceed towards Canelli to visit the “Underground Cathedral” of wine. Day 6 – Asti and Vercelli, Visit to a Rice Producer After breakfast, check out and departure for the city of Asti, where you can start your visit from the Cathedral, one of the most famous monuments of Piedmontese Gothic style. You can extend the trip with an extra night in Turin, or proceeding toward Maggiore Lake.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 73420P2
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • 5 nights accomodation as per programme in DBL BB (Hotel 4* in Turin, hotel 4*/relais or countryhouse in Langhe area)
  • Private tour with English speaking guide in Turin
  • Bicerin tasting in Turin
  • Visit of the cellars and wine tasting in Barolo
  • Visit of the cellars and wine tasting in Alba area
  • Private Truffle hunting and taste of local products with english speaking assistant
  • Visit to a cheese producer and tasting
  • Visit to a Hazelnut producer and tasting
  • Gourmet dinner in Langhe area
  • Visit to a famous wine producer in Canelli and the underground Cathedrals, with wine tasting.
  • Private visit with English speaking guide at Medieval Abbey and Rice producer in Vercelli area
  • Breakfast
Exclusions
  • City taxes, flights and transportation
Duration
6 days
Departure details
  • Location Name: Turin. Transfer from main italian airports available upon requests. Return Location: Transfer to main italian airports available upon requests, as well as customizable additional tours/days.
  • Turin, Turin, Province of Turin, Piedmont
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Tour customization available.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • 5 nights accomodation as per programme in DBL BB (Hotel 4* in Turin, hotel 4*/relais or countryhouse in Langhe area)
  • Private tour with English speaking guide in Turin
  • Bicerin tasting in Turin
  • Visit of the cellars and wine tasting in Barolo
  • Visit of the cellars and wine tasting in Alba area
  • Private Truffle hunting and taste of local products with english speaking assistant
  • Visit to a cheese producer and tasting
  • Visit to a Hazelnut producer and tasting
  • Gourmet dinner in Langhe area
  • Visit to a famous wine producer in Canelli and the underground Cathedrals, with wine tasting.
  • Private visit with English speaking guide at Medieval Abbey and Rice producer in Vercelli area
  • Breakfast
Exclusions
  • City taxes, flights and transportation
Departure details
  • Location Name: Turin. Transfer from main italian airports available upon requests. Return Location: Transfer to main italian airports available upon requests, as well as customizable additional tours/days.
  • Turin, Turin, Province of Turin, Piedmont
Duration
6 days
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Tour customization available.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
No reviews yet. Be the first to share your thoughts!
About the operator

This tour has not yet been reviewed, but you can read what other travellers have to say about this operator.

By: FindYourItaly
lanlebui
lanlebui
00
Island beauties
Summer or Winter, Monterosso displays her beauty in her own seasonal style. I really enjoy the island and would lov
TraceyCannon2013
TraceyCannon2013
00
50th Birthday Custom Tour
I contacted Daniela at Find Your Italy for a last minute itinerary for a friend's birthday. Her response time was a
nickabicka
nickabicka
00
Everything we hoped it would be and more!
Responsible Travel put us in touch with Daniela from FindYourItaly. We asked Daniela to plan our family of four a 2
FrankS252
FrankS252
00
First trip to Italy - What an amazing experience!
Overall the trip was excellent and everything went exactly as planned. I would highly recommend Find Your Italy!
Naysam85
Naysam85
00
Unbelievable trip
Trip was amazing. Daniela and her team arranged a once in a lifetime experience without any flaws. From the moment
sdzjingle
sdzjingle
00
Personalize tour designed for our family group (of 27)
My experience working Find Your Italy and Daniela (our tour coordinator) was excellent. They planned our trip from
534danialm
534danialm
00
Amazing holiday
Find your Italy set up the perfect get away for any solo or couple traveller. From incredible food and wine tasting
MargotE392
MargotE392
00
Tour of Italy for 4 friends was fantastic!
Roberta & Daniela planned a trip around Italy for us (2 couples) to suit our needs and it was amazing! Everything w
Claresandling
Claresandling
00
Wonderful tailored Venice and Florence holiday
Find Your Italy organised a fantastic tailored holiday for us, taking out all the stress of booking hotels, water t
Escape02662612183
Escape02662612183
00
Wonderful tailored tour of Florence and Rome
My husband, adult son and girlfriend and I loved this personalized visit to Florence, Rome and Pompeii because all
SeniKas
SeniKas
00
Find Your Italy saved our Italian holiday
Our tour fell through about a month prior to our departure date and the staff at Find Your Italy were very helpful
lisac79187850
lisac79187850
00
Fantastico viaggio
We traveled in june, 4 adults and 4 kids discovering south eastern Sicily. The places are amazing and we spent some
cassianiantonella
cassianiantonella
00
Premium quality bespoke service
Team available to listend and suggest, giving adivce and helping in planning the tour. Very reactive in solving any
cassianiantonella
cassianiantonella
00
Amazing country, premium services
The tour was overall excellent. We decided in advance what to see in detail, analyzing the itinerary and choosing c
Frequently Asked Questions about Gourmet holidays on Piedmont hills Self-Drive


Gourmet holidays on Piedmont hills Self-Drive price starts from £926.66. Discover and book Gourmet holidays on Piedmont hills Self-Drive on Tripadvisor

Gourmet holidays on Piedmont hills Self-Drive cancellation policy: All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties. Discover and book Gourmet holidays on Piedmont hills Self-Drive on Tripadvisor

Gourmet holidays on Piedmont hills Self-Drive is hosted by FindYourItaly. Read reviews, discover additonal experiences or contact FindYourItaly on Tripadvisor. Discover and book Gourmet holidays on Piedmont hills Self-Drive on Tripadvisor