Tue & Thu
1.5 or 2 hrs
Semi - Private
Min 2 Max 8
Learn and experience the traditions and history of South Tyrolean wines while walking through the wine town of Bolzano, where vinyards extend to the historical center.
With your private sommelier, stop to two wine shops where will learn the history behind each wine you taste as well as tips on how to pair them with different dishes.
✓ Taste the indigenous wines of Bolzano area and other Italian wines with your private sommelier
✓ Learn about the history and tradition of South Tyrolean wines
✓ Upgrade to the Spirits Tasting Package for those that desires more serious libations
✓ Stop at two wine shops where you will learn about their history as well as tips how to pair them with food
If you choose to purchase the Spirits tasting upgrade package, the tour will last 2 hours and will include the tasting of three different Schnaps/hard liquors tipical of the area. To upgrade to the package just select it at the check out.
Additional cost: €10 per person
Who should take it
For those 18 and older with valid ID.
English speaking licensed sommelier
Short walking tour of the historical center of Bolzano
Stop to two local wine shops for tastings of two Italian wines and two South Tyrolean wines - 4 glasses - with snacks (cheeses, cured meat)
The tour takes place rain or shine
We are not able to accommodate any vegan, gluten-free or dairy substitutions requests, however we can offer vegetarian options if advised well in advance.
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Piazza Walther - Walther Square, 39100 Bolzano
Your guide will be waiting for you underneath the statue.
Please call +39 366 227 6538 if you need further assistance.
What to expect
Authentic Wine Tasting Experience:
Meet your private sommelier under the Statue of Walther v. der Vogelweide and start your 1.5 tour of Bolzano with focus on its wine traditon and history as a wine town, that goes back before the Roman times. Learn about the indigenous grapes, Lagrein and Santa Maddalena, which vinyards are grown around the city and extend until the historical center.
You private sommelier with explain the different wine varieties and techniques that makes each South Tyrolean wine different and guide you through two different wine tastings. You will have the chance to taste two Italian wines and two South Tyrolean wines with local snacks.
At the end of your tasting, you’ll have the opportunity to purchase your favorite wines, then you can continue the night in the heart of central Bolzano, close to bars, restaurants and sights
Historical and Cultural Experience:
Learn about history and tradition of Bolzano as a wine town, the cradle of the Lagrein and Santa Maddalena indigenous grapes. Walking around the historical center your sommelier will tell you stories related to the wine trade and how monasteries played and important role in the wine growing tradition.
If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.