Eccellenze della Franciacorta
Duration: 1 day
Location: Franciacorta
Price: from € 265 per person (based on 6 guests)
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Are you tired of the crowded wine tours that you have found till now?

Finally you have found our exclusive wine tour that will let you live a unique Franciacorta experience.

This wine tour allow you to become familiar with the Franciacorta area: walking through the vineyards with the wine-makers, discovering the secrets of the Franciacorta method, tasting the well-known Franciacorta Sparkling wine, and according to the season even feeling the smell of the wine fermentation, taste the wine during the aging period, directly from the tanks or observe the harvest and other production phases!

Where is Franciacorta?

Franciacorta is located halfway between Milan and Verona. From Milan, you’ll find it driving east towards Lake Garda and Venice.

The distance between Milan and Franciacorta is approximately 80 km, about one hour by car or by train. Milan and Rovato (the main city in Franciacorta) are well connected by high-speed trains.

For this reason, this wine experience is a perfect idea for a full-day trip from Milan.

If you are visiting Milan and you are a wine enthusiast, you’ll appreciate and enjoy this offer!

What should you expect from this EXCLUSIVE WINE TOUR?

Giorgia or Beatrice will be your tour leader for the day. They will be happy to share with your their knowledge and passion for their territory and telling you fascinating stories about this wonderful wine-growing area.  Their role is also to ensure timing and logistics of the trip as well.

A unique experience suitable for wine lovers or guests at their first experience in the wine world!

Services and providers are hand-picked by our staff, we are glad to put our experities at you disposal.

The tour includes:

  • Assistance before, during and after your trip.
  • Tour leader and private driver service in a comfortable air-conditioned minivan.
  • Pick-up at your accommodation.
  • Guided visit of a premium winery with tasting of 3 Franciacorta sparkling wines.
  • Guided visita of a small winery with tasting of 2 Franciacorta sparkling wines.
  • Lunch in a cozy restaurant with a traditional three-course menu and beverages included (water, coffee and a glass of wine per person).

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If you are still reading this page, it means that
you want to experience an authentic Franciacorta wine tour, not an ordinary day trip…
(I know that there are many…)

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The wine Tour, how is scheduled?

In the morning, at about 8.45 AM private car service will pick you up at your accommodation in Milan.

The drive to Franciacorta with a comfortable van takes about one hour. Once there, you will meet the tour leader that will assist you for the day.

You will discover the history and beauty of this territory by driving through panoramic roads.

The itinerary includes guided visits to two wineries:
– a small family-run wine estate where the winemaker will show you the vineyards and explain the production method, the same of the Champagne!
– a premium winery, an historic or modern company that has made the history of Franciacorta bubbles.

Every visit is followed by the tasting of Franciacorta DOCG sparkling wines, we all know that’s the part you’re most excited about!

The tour includes a traditional lunch in a  cosy restaurant to enjoy a three-course meal including local recipe like Casoncelli alla Bresciana (ravioli of the area) and Manzo all’Olio (beef braised in olive oil sauce for many hours). Beverages included: water, coffee and a glass of wine per person.

You will be back in Milan at about 6.00 PM. It is a full-day wine experience!

It is possible to tailor the tour itinerary upon you needs and special requests!

Practical information:

  • The itinerary varies each time depending on wineries availability. As local experts, we can select for you the best options available on the requested date. The detailed description of the experience with name of the wineries and restaurant will be provided one month before the tour is scheduled.
  • The winery visits are held in small groups, up to 15 people. Possibility to request private cellar tour as well.
    If you would like to have a private winery tour the cost per person to be added is € 50.
  • The wine tour is available all year round from Monday to Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays on request. Bookable with at least 4 days in advance.
  • We highly recommend you to bring with you a jacket or a shawl because the temperature in the cellar is about 15°.
  • Do you have any special food requirement or particular request? Please leave us a message in the box “NOTE” in the reservation form.
    Available food option for vegetarian, vegan, pescatarian and people with intolerances to gluten, lactose etc.  
  • Mobile contacts of the driver and wine tour leader will be provided the day before the tour is scheduled.

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About our Travel Agency

Franciacorta Tour is a specialized travel agency offering authentic wine and food experiences in Franciacorta.
Our tours are for individual and small group, for who wants to understand the real countryside of Italy and the excellent wine.
All our experiences can be customized following your needs and budget.
We offer high-quality services and a long lasting partnership with all our suppliers, that have been selected by us and constantly tested. Our great plus is an in-depth knowledge of the wine region you are going to visit.

Please let un know:
– date of you visit;
– number of participants;
– the address of your accommodation for the pick-up.

With pleasure will send you an offer of full-day wine tour with the cost per person.

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Extra services:

For tours with pick-up and drop-off in two different points (i.e. Milan to Brescia, Milan to Verona) there is a little surcharge.
Please ask our team!

On request we can arrange the itinerary to let you have a stroll along lake Iseo. It can be arranged just after lunch or at the end fo the day as extra time for the car service.
You will be impressed the peacefulness of the lake all year round.

It is possible to customize your one day experience including a private motorboat tour on Lake Iseo.
We can also add a third stop at a winery, or at cheese dairy or at a distillery for some special tastings!

Contact our team for a tailored offer at booking@franciacortatour.com

We offer also a shared day tour from Milan. Full description at this link!
This is a more affordable option that includes a stopover in Bergamo city. Book your fisrt wine experience with us!