Brescia and its food and wine excellence
INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPATION FEE (guaranteed departures minimum 2 participants):
Basic fee starting from: €270.00
Surcharge: single room €90.00
The fee includes:
Accommodation in a central 4-star hotel in superior rooms with two/double beds - Treatment of bed and breakfast plus dinner on day 1 in the hotel - Typical dinner in a farmhouse on day 2 - Guided tours of wineries and farms as per the program with final tastings - Guided tour of the historic center on day 2 - Admission to the museum of Santa Giulia and the Castle of Padernello included - Health care, luggage insurance and cancellation trip Europ Assistance -
POSSIBILITY OF PERSONALIZED PROGRAMS
Friday/BRESCIA and hinterland
Arrival of participants and accommodation at the hotel. Visit to a wine cellar belonging to the wine route of the Longobard hills with final tasting of local products. Return to Brescia. Dinner and overnight stay.
Saturday/BRESCIA and hinterland
Breakfast at the hotel. Afterwards meeting at Piazza Paolo VI for a guided tour of the historic city center through the main squares where there are monuments that characterize its historical-artistic face. Continue with a visit to the museum of Santa Giulia, set up in a monastic complex built in the 8th century by the last Lombard king Desiderio. The museum, UNESCO site, houses inside the Domus dell'Ortaglia, two beautiful Roman houses brought to light in 2000 and a collection of works of art from different historical periods including the famous Winged Victory, symbol of the city, and the Cross of Desire, a masterpiece of medieval jewelry. Free lunch. In the afternoon visit to a farm where you can learn more about the cycle of production of typical cheese accompanied by an expert cheesemaker. Dinner at the farm of the same farmhouse. Return to Brescia. Overnight stay.
Sunday/BRESCIA and Padernello
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning visit to a cellar in the hinterland with a walk through the vineyards and final tasting accompanied by typical products. Continue to Padernello for a guided tour of the famous castle dating back to the fourteenth century. At the end of the tour, departure for the return trip.