Christo Tour
Duration: 1 day
Location: Franciacorta and Lake Iseo
Available Seat: 15
Price: € 89
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The international guide Lonely Planet wrote in Best in Travel 2016 about Iseo lake and the Christo’s opera, The Floating Piers, like the place to be in 2016. From June 18th to July 3rd 2016 you can be part of this artistic installation and live a huge experience.


You’ll be part of an international event and you can enjoy lake Iseo and the Franciacorta with its vineyards, cellar and the famous Franciacorta wine.

The tour includes:

  • A day tour with guide.
  • Visit of a famous Franciacorta’s winery with explanation of Franciacorta winemaking method
    and wine tasting.
  • Lunch in a typical restaurant with traditional menu.
  • Visit of a medieval castle with guide and wine tasting.
  • Walking on the Christo’s installation The Floating Piers and in Montisola.
  • Trasportation by train.
  • Insurance.

 

A full day guided tour to discover the excellence of Franciacorta and you’ll be part of the Floating Piers, the Christo’s installation.
Like he said “walk without shoes to feel the water on your feet”.

Every day from 18/06 to 3/07

In the morning you will meet your guide at 9.30 at the Borgonato train station. Here your guide will introduce you about Franciacorta region.

Then you will visit a famous Franciacorta cellar, where Franciacorta was born.
Your guide will explain about the Franciacorta method during the visit of the old cellar where you can see the barriques and the pupitres.
During the tastings of 2 Franciacorta wines, Brut and Rosé, you will enjoy freshly-baked local artisanal food specialties.

After the visit of the cellar you will arrive by train at the second stop of the day: a medieval castle where, with the guide, you will visit the Italian garden and the frescoed rooms.
At the end of the tour of the castle you’ll taste 2 typical wines of the area: Curtefranca red wine and Curtefranca white wine.

A few steps from the castle the lunch is served in a typical restaurant, where you can enjoy the Italian cuisine in a elegant setting. The menù is:

Little appetizer from the house
Typical meat ravioli of Brescia
Beef in oil with polenta and potato
Tiramisù

Water, coffee and a glass of wine

In the afternoon, with the train, you’ll reach Sulzano and then, on foot on the piers Montisola. Here you have free time to visit the island and you can take your way back to the departure train station when you prefer. The trains to Brescia leaves from Sulzano every 30 min, until 23.45.

Have you never walked on the water?
Try with us!

Do you want to make a private tour in Franciacorta?
If you will stay in Milano or Bergamo or Brescia and you want a customized and private tour in Franciacorta and on the Floating Piers don’t hesitate to contact us!

We offer a private tour that includes:

    • private driver from Brescia or Rovato train station
    • visit to Berlucchi Guido winery
    • lunch (three dishes menu)

Little appetizer from the house
Typical meat ravioli of Brescia
Beef in oil with polenta and potato
Tiramisù

Water, coffee and a glass of wine

€ 150 pp
minimum 2 people

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