Experience the essence of Italy in the hills of the famed Castelli Romani, as you soak up the rich history and enjoy a wine tasting on this tour from Rome!
Visit one of the oldest and most beautiful vineyards in the Frascati region. With 160 acres of vines surrounding 17th-century architecture and 3rd-century caverns lined with French oak barrels, this is a treasure to behold. Let your guide reveal the secrets of traditional winemaking used here from antiquity through to the modern-day. Learn how Imperial Rome became the cradle of wine culture and why the Nectar of the Gods went from being a status symbol of the elite to a pleasure enjoyed by all.
After enjoying the beauty of the vineyard and learning about the history of the area, take a guided tasting of Santa Benedetta’s specially selected wines, complemented with freshly pressed olive oil and fresh oven-baked bread, and other delicious local products. In the end, head back to Rome full of the sights and tastes of the Italian countryside.