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Rome: Private 3.5-Hour Castelli Romani Wine Tasting Tour

4.3 / 5

15 reviews

Rome: Private 3.5-Hour Castelli Romani Wine Tasting Tour

From £121.85 per person

Enjoy a drive to the Castelli Romani countryside on a private wine tour. On this half-day excursion you’ll visit the famous wine making region of Frascati and the esteemed Antico Casale estate to taste wines and other products.

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Duration 3.5 hours
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English, Italian
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Experience

Highlights
  • Taste fine wines in the Castelli Romani region
  • Tour the vineyards and cellars at Antico Casale
  • Sample traditional Italian delicacies including Roman pizza
Full description
On this 3.5-hour excursion you’ll head out of Rome with your private driver to the wooded hills of Castelli Romani. The name of the area translates as Roman castles, but in reality it simply refers to a collection of wine-producing hills just southeast of Rome. The tour, priced for a group of up to 4 people, stops at Antico Casale, where you’ll meet the winemaker and then tour the vineyard and cellars. Learn how the wine is produced and maybe even sample a grape fresh off of the vine. After the winery tour, you’ll sit down for a tasting session and sample 3 varieties of wine that are produced here. The first wine you’ll taste is a white Frascati DOCG, which means the wine has its designation of origin guaranteed. The second is a red wine IGP, which has a protected geographical indication. And last but not least, taste a sweet Cannellino wine.  Each wine is paired with a delicious Italian specialty, such as Roman pizza or Minardi olive oil, as well as in-season fruits and vegetables from the garden.
Includes
  • Transportation with private driver
  • Wine tasting
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    4.3 /5

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    Punctual pickup and very pleasant drive to the winery in a spacious car. The son of the house first showed the vineyards and gave explanations. Very interesting. Then we went to the wine tasting in a great, stylish old ambience. Three excellent wines with exquisite small snacks. It was worth it! We only found three wines a little bit less for a wine tasting with the price, but they were probably the best. Unfortunately, the time was then a bit short because the driver was pushing back to Rome.

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    1 July 2020

    Personalized and simple

    Patrick our driver was prompt to pick us up and very courteous. I love that the winery was not busy which allowed plenty of time to talk with the vintner and winery owner. The food pairings with the wines were stupendous. Yes I loved dipping the homemade cookies in the sweet wine! The ride home was of a different path because Patrick have us a scenic route with recommendations of sights to see.

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    11 July 2019

    Super nice and genuine experience. We were almost completely alone on the vineyard

    Highly recommended! Was here and celebrated my mother who turned 50. We were six people in the company and had a private tour of the farm. Very good review on how to taste wines and these wines were really good. We ordered bottles to take home. For the different wines we got different delicacies, bruschetta with garlic, bruschetta with tomatoes, pecorini cheese and some good meat. Really yummy! Just the right ride from Rome, around 45min - 1h ride with the taxi which was also included. The whole place was very cozy and even owned by a family. Definitely affordable !!

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    12 October 2017

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