Piedmont Italy Tour – Info Session

Piedmont Italy Tour – Info Session

Preview the October 2023 experience: 8 days, 7 nights in Piedmont, home of world-famous wine & food.

Type Virtual
Virtual platform
Tags italy / piedmont / truffle hunting / wine vacation
Schedule
  • Zoom Presentation 02 Feb, 7:00 - 8:00 pm

Overview

If you love Italian wine, food, and culture, join us for a FREE info session on Zoom to learn about our Piedmont Italy: Barolo and Barbaresco Tour October 7-14, 2023:   In the session we will:
  • Provide an overview of the trip
  • Discuss the itinerary and destinations
  • Answer any questions you have
  • Introduce our local Italian guide
Iconic landmarks, 11th-century towns, and local life in one of the world's great cultural destinations. Wine cellars,  truffle hunting, artisanal cheeses, and multi-course wine dinners. Award-winning chefs, wineries, and local food purveyors. Piedmont Italy is absolutely amazing!!

THE LAKE REGION

  • Starting out in the spectacular lake region of northern Italy, the tour includes a visit to Isola Bella on Lake Maggiore
  • The island enchants visitors with its Baroque palace and terraced gardens that slope to the lake.
  • It is just 320 meters long by 400 meters wide and is divided between its Palace, an Italianate garden, and a small fishing village.

Photo: CucombreLibre New York, NY

SLOW FOOD, WINE AND TRUFFLES

  • White truffles!  Truffle hunting with a famous truffle hunter and his dog, followed by multi-course lunch at his farm.
  • Three generations of the family work the farm, gathering not only truffles but also cultivating saffron and a host of local vegetables.
  • Like many other local culinary artisans, the truffle farmer also makes his own excellent wines on-site.

ITINERARY

8 days and 7 nights of full of wine, food and culture.

View the detailed itinerary here

Day 1 – Arrival

Day 2: Lake Maggiore

Day 3: Barbera Wine Region

Day 4: Barolo Wine Region

Day 5:  Truffle Hunting

Day 6: Cheese & Barberesco

Day 7: Turin

Day 8: Arrivederci

BAROLO: THE KING OF WINES

  • Barolo is often described as one of Italy’s greatest wines, the “king of wines”.
  • Barolo production includes the towns of Barolo, Serralunga d’Alba and parts of La Morra and Monforte d’Alba.
  • The tour visits all of these areas and features 4 premium wine tastings at top rated wineries
  • 4 nights of the tour are spent in the beautiful village of Barolo (pictured here)
Free RSVP