1. From Milan: Half-Day Franciacorta Wine Tour & Tasting
If you love good wine and its tradition, you must have heard of Franciacorta before. But are you sure you really know about its history, what makes it unique, and the secrets of the different varieties of this majestic wine? Through this tour, you'll have the chance to discover a unique area surrounded by green hills quite close to Lake Iseo by walking in the vineyards where the history of Franciacorta began. You'll depart from Milan with a private car transfer and, after approximately 1 hour, you will arrive at the winery and start your tour by discovering the vineyards, their history and tradition, as well as the particular cultivation techniques for the Franciacorta grapes. From the vineyards, you'll then be led to the winery to explore the wine cellar and learn about the typical production methods which characterise this unique wine. A guided wine tasting will follow, during which you will taste different varieties of wines accompanied by some typical local products. Get ready for an experience you won't forget. Oh, and if you like taking pictures, remember to bring your camera.