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Enjoy scenic views of the Valpolicella wine region from a hill top before driving through the region and tasting some of the exquisite wine that is produced there.
9 hoursStart time
8:30am & 09:00am
(Please mention your preferred start time in the special request section at the time of booking.)
The tour picks up from the water bus station on the Tronchetto (pier) port of Venice.
Your guide will be waiting holding the sign - "Verona Wine and Romance Tour".
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.
The tour returns to the original point of departure
This private tour starts from Tronchetto, Venice at 9:00am. You will travel in an air-conditioned vehicle, accompanied by a guide.
Your first stop of the day is Verona. On a two and a half hour walking tour of the city, you'll quickly understand that this city is much more than the famous Roman amphitheatre and the ill-fated love affair of Romeo and Juliet. Starting with the Romans conquering Verona, and ending with its contemporary history, the different ages of the city are visible through all the various monuments scattered around its historical centre.
Leaving Verona the tour travels into the mountains. A stop will be made in a charming village where your guide will recommend a traditional restaurant where you can enjoy a lunch of local delicacies.
In the afternoon, drive through the glorious countryside of the Valpolicella wine region, crossing the series of hills, that make up the celebrated wine growing area of the Valpolicella. You will visit a celebrated vineyard in the Valpolicella wine region where you'll tour the vineyard facilities to thoroughly understand the unique methods of making the famous Amarone wine that date back to the times of the Romans. At the end of the day you will have a full wine tasting session with a local English-speaking sommelier.
After your wine tasting session return to Venice. You be dropped off at Tronchetto at around 6:00pm.
Please call the local activity operator anytime between 9:00am – 5:00pm, Monday to Saturday, atleast a day prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details.
Your tour guide will be holding sign with your name written on it
Private water taxi from hotel Venice Island to Piazzale Roma: Starting from 75 Euro