The wine region "Langhe" in Piedmont.
The main square of the city of Alba, Piedmont.
Interior view of the Alba Cathedral with its romanic-gothic style.
One of the best wineries of the Alba area,
land of Nebbiolo and Dolcetto red wines.
View of some grape harvest in Alba, Piedmont.
Nebbiolo, Dolcetto, Barolo and Barbaresco wine tasting.
City of Alba
Piedmont Wine Tour – This day-trip will make you discover the Langhe and Roero region, also inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage list since 2014.
Leaving from Milan, you will reach the area in a couple of hours, travelling along the Southern Piedmont and its beautiful hills typically covered with vineyards. Depending on the time of the year, the color of the landscape that surrounds you will assume different breathtaking shades of green, yellow and orange.
The first stop will be at a winery in very small and lovely town, well known for its centuries-old wine tradition in the Alba area. Here you will have a guided tour of the estate surrounded by the splendid wide vineyard, with your English speaking guide you will learn about the production processes of Barolo, Barbaresco and Dolcetto which are the pearls of Langhe and Roero area. At the end of the tour there will be a selected wine tasting at the winery.
We will then proceed with some free time for lunch in Alba or one of the other small local villages, where you can enjoy the famous local products. In autumn, you can also taste the World most famous truffle combined with risotto or a delicious hand-made past dish.
During your free visit, you may visit the historical centre of Alba, the main city of the region, that finds its roots back in the Roman Age. Today a rich and developed economical and cultural centre.
After that your private driver will take you back to your hotel in Milano (or your custom location).
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Your hotel in Milan area (different location may be agreed)|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Suggested departure from 8:00am to 9:30am|
You can customize your tour according to your needs and preferences, our staff would be happy to inform you about different options, alternative routes and site.