Vesuvius Wine Tour
5 - 6 hours
from Mar 01 to Dec 01
- Private car or Minivan
- Chauffeur Driver
- Licensed Tour Guide Full Day
- Hotel Pick-up & Drop-off
- Tolls & Parkings
- Wine Tasting & Lunch
- Vesuvius Entrance Fee
We have prepared this wine touring itinerary which can be perfectly combined with a a visit of Mount Vesuvius. Meet the guide and chauffeur at your hotel, you will drive for about 40 min. along the winding roads of the volcano with stunning panoramic views.
On your arrival at the parking place at 1050 meters altitude if you want to reach the very top of the crater you will continue on foot up to the top ( about 20 min. walk).
Visit of the the crater, walk along the rim and return down the square, by car/minivan and you will be swept away to the wine country of Campania. You will head southwest of the Vesuvian area at the foot of the volcano till one of the famous wine estates specialized for the Lachrima Christi wine production, one of the most appreciated wines of Southern Italy.
On a private tour, enjoy a walk in the lush vineyards at the foot of the volcano.
Finally, conclude your tour with a tasting of Russo´s finest wines including the mythical Aglianico on limited edition.
Enjoy a tasting menu lunch in their small estate, where the dishes might include horse d'ouvre made of fresh vegetables, pasta, home made desserts, combined with different kinds of delicious wines.
During lunch you will learn more about the wines, native grape varietals and trends in Campania winemaking in recent years.
All our Wine and food tour rates INCLUDE tax, transportation services, and guided tours with Licensed Professional Guides. An Official Certified Tourist Guide is a professional with a license (compulsory for the Italian law) allowed to take people inside museums, archeological sites, churches and any other place of historical interest giving specific detailed information.
For Wine and Food Tours we accept a deposit of 50% of the full amount payable by PAY PAL SECURE SYSTEM ( web link on each page of our internet site ) or by money transfer on our company bank account. The remaining balance will be paid to our guide the same day of the excursion.
To finalize the tour booking:
insert the number of the partecipants below and click on "Book Now" ,
Fill the Reservation Form and click on "Pay Now" to finalize the tour booking.
As soon as we receive the payment we will send you first the tour confirmation and within 48 hours the Excursion Voucher in which you will find:
- Date of the Excursione with number of the partecipants
- tour itinerary and included services
- Meeting instructions with specific location of where to meet our Guide,
- information about the Licensed Guide
- two emergency phone numbers.
Please, note that there will be no charge if you cancel your reservation by e-mail within at least 7 days before the date of requested service. If is not done in these terms, our company reserves the right to debit the total amount of requested services.
Vesuvius Wine Tour