Tour Description

October 7-16, 2018 - 10 Days/ 9 Nights

Three breathtaking regions of northern Italy 

FRIULI - VENETO- TRENTINO

Admire breathtaking landscapes of lush vineyards at the peak of harvest with backdrops of medieval towns, hamlets, picturesque watermills, abbeys, and castles.

Journey with me to discover the blue waters of the Adriatic Sea and magnificent Mittle-European Trieste, Palladio Villas on the Prosecco Hills, the charming towns of Valpolicella, Lake Garda, and castles nestled at the foot of the Alps of Trentino.

Explore diverse culinary traditions in the wine regions known as Le Tre Venezie once a cradle of Renaissance art and history during The Venetian Republic.

This tour begins with four nights at a Castle nestled among the vineyards of Friuli Venezia Giulia. Land of Romans, Lombards, Venetians and Habsburgs, this region is a hidden treasure to be discovered for its history, customs and hospitable people.  Visit Friuli’s Little Siena, San Daniele where the famous prosciutto is still made according to ancient traditions and enjoy a boat excursion with lunch on the Adriatic Sea.

Learn the art of Espresso in Trieste where it is made in 100 different ways , while  sitting in the Historic Hapsburg style cafe’ where poets like Italo Svevo and James Joyce daily met.

Through the Conegliano-Valdobbiadene Prosecco Hills, designate UNESCO we will travel and wander the strees of Asolo, the city-of-hundred horizons!!

While enjoying a three night stay on Lake Garda discover the enchanting towns along Italy’s largest lake with Mediterranean style climate. Taste the delicate olive oils here produced , and roll up our sleeves with a professional style cooking lesson.

Visit the fascinating city of Verona, backdrop of Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet and its surrounding hills where we will privately tour boutique cellars producing the famous Amarone della Valpolicella and the unique Recioto di Soave.

Along the wine routes of Trentino, explore Europe’s oldest wine-growing region. With over 20 top quality international grape varieties flourishing on 5,000 hectares of terraced vineyards the scenery is spectacular. With the Dolomites as our background, the stunning Medieval Castles await to be visited.

Join me and together we will create long lasting memories of people, places, diverse culinary traditions and exceptional wines!!

Tour Highlights

October 7-16, 2018 - 10 Days/ 9 Nights

Three breathtaking regions of northern Italy 

FRIULI - VENETO- TRENTINO

  •  9 nights in charming accommodations
  • 5* Wine Relais in Friuli
  • 4*  Superior Bassano del Grappa
  • 4* Superior  Lake Hotel & Spa
  • Private VIP Cellar tours and tasting -  Colli Orientali and Collio to the Prosecco Superiore,  Valpolicella/Amarone, Soave, Trento DOC and more
  • Hands on cooking lesson 
  • Private guided tours: Trieste, Bassano del Grappa, Verona, Palladio Villas
  • Boat excursion on the Adriatic Sea with gourmet lunch 
  • Visit local boutique artisan producers of San Daniele prosciutto, local cheese, and gourmet products
  • Gourmet and Authentic meals paired with local wines

Price & Inclusions


All Tours are fully customizable