The Verona Tour: Food, Wines, History

Overview

Live like a local, feel like a local! This is our motto!The tour is a unique experience you will live during your stay in Verona! Lets go and discover the streets of downtown Verona through a sensorial stroll characterized by some tasty gastronomic breaks and pleasant gourmet stops in a number of places that will be stuck in your soul: old eateries, one-time wine bars, and even some barns which have been turned into restaurants. You will follow your tour leader tasting typical Veronese dishes: from local cheeses and cold cuts to freshly made bigoli pasta and more gastronomic delights, all paired with delicious local wines, providing so many tastings that it can be considered a full lunch. During summer time (March/Nov.) it is also included a ride on the funicular railway to the most romantic view in Verona. There's even artisan ice-cream/Christmas pudding. Immerse yourself in the real Italian atmosphere. Follow your guide in a walking food and wine tour around the old city center!

Details about this tour

Itinerary
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Stop At: Piazza Bra, Verona, Province of Verona, Veneto
Live like a local, feel like a local! This is our motto!
The tour is a unique experience you will live during your stay in Verona!
Lets go and discover the streets of downtown Verona through a sensorial stroll characterized by some tasty gastronomic breaks and pleasant gourmet stops in a number of places that will be stuck in your soul: old eateries, one-time wine bars, and even some barns which have been turned into restaurants.
You will follow your professional tour leader and wine expert admiring the monuments and narrow historic streets, tasting typical Veronese dishes: from classic cheeses and cold cut appetizers to freshly made bigoli pasta, or local main course (depending on the season), and more gastronomic delights, all paired with delicious local wines, providing so many tastings that it can be considered a full lunch.
During the tour, you will make some very unconventional stops (old Roman ruins/terrace with amazing views during spring time March/October).
During summer time (March/October) it is also included a ride on the funicular railway to the most romantic view in Verona.
There's even artisan organic ice-cream/or our Veronese Christmas pudding at the end in order to fully respect the Italian tradition.
The tour can be considered a full lunch and you will have two tours in one: a nice walking tour of Verona with a local tourist guide combined with a food and wine itinerary.
Immerse yourself in the real Italian atmosphere and in the different culinary discoveries of Verona. Follow your enthusiastic guide in a walking food and wine tour around the old city center!

Duration: 4 hours

Inclusions

  • Water
  • Breakfast - Cappuccino/ espresso/more paired with a delicious local warm pastry
  • Lunch - Home made bigoli with fresh rag; cold cuts; salami and more
  • Snacks - icre-cream or winter local puddings
  • Alcoholic Beverages - a selection of great local wines: from Soave white wines to Valpolicella wines
  • Wine tasting Amarone
  • Local guide
  • olive oil tasting
  • Funicular railway ticket

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Be warned that the chosen shops might change due to the shops closing/openind times and seasonality.

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Reviews

  • Stephen G
    03-Jul-2019

    Virgina was a fabulous guide expertly combining the food, history and culture of Verona. I would recommend her to anyone for a great experience.

  • Shirley G
    13-May-2019

    Great variety of places that we would never have found otherwise. Good mix of history and delicious food and wine. Our guide Virginia was very informative and engaging. Thoroughly recommend this tour.

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