Lazise, olive oil and Bardolino wine

The mild climate which characterizes Lake Garda area allows the growth of two important local products: olives and grapes.Thanks to this full-day tour, you will discover the south-eastern shore of the lake, rich in olive groves and vineyards, and have some stops to taste them. Then on to Lazise, a nice medieval village, one of the pearls of the region

Meeting with a private licensed tourist guide at Sirmione or Desenzano del Garda. Transfer to Bardolino by private car/minivan. Guided visit to the “Wine Museum”, built in 1991, which offers a rich experience in the history of viniculture and wine production. The visitor can admire ancient tools and machinery used for the grape harvest and vinification. Wine tasting based on 2 different wines. Transfer to the Olive Oil Museum by private car/minivan. An ancient, powerful lever press, some millstones, and screw presses and a reconstruction of a XIX century water mill are the highlights of that cute museum, which is a celebration of olive oil and trees, so famous in that geographical area. Special olive oil and vinegar tasting with Grana Padano cheese. Transfer to Lazise by private car/minivan, a cute small village placed on the eastern coast of Lake Garda.

Time at your leisure for individual lunch. Guided visit to the historical centre. Its actual shape dates back to the Scala Family age, when, from the end of XII century, the castle and its boundary walls were built. Among the monuments, the guided tour will include the Romanesque style St. Nicolò church and the Dogana, the customs house, used also as a small naval dockyard. Time at your leisure for individual activities and shopping. Back to Sirmione or Desenzano del Garda by private car/minivan.

FROM € 154 TO € 426 PER PERSON