One of the Castelli Romani, Frascati is a historic hill town only 21 km to the South East of Rome. This town is popular as a day trip destination, which has been famous for its wines since the time of ancient Rome! It’s only 45 minutes car ride from Rome. On our full day Food, Wine and Sightseeing Tour you will enjoy a tasty and fun experience to the old charming villages around the lakes of Albano and Nemi with private driver guide and comfortable air-conditioned vehicle.
You will be picked up from your accommodation in Rome with our private car transfer. Once you arrive you will meet your guide and during this experience you'll walk in the vineyards where the history of the Frascati wine begins and drive to the hills that surround the city and its lakes. You will get full explanation about grapes, olives and production with amazing sceneries. First stop will be at Castel Gandolfo, a spectacular castle that dates back to the 13th century. The Castel Gandolfo is a 17th- century papal palace, it had served for centuries as a summer residence and vacation retreat for the pope. Here you will also be pleased by the view of lake Albano.
After your visit of the medieval city of Nemi, you will reach the belvedere point where you will awe at a speechless view, the same Roman Emperors enjoyed when they watched crazy naval battles and other spactacles in such amazing natural setting. You will also visit the priduction gardens of Strawberries, Nemi is famous for its strawberries, known as “Fragoline di Bosco”, which literally means wild strawberries. These strawberries are smaller than the regular strawberries and are much more sweet.
You will have lunch in a local and traditional farm where you will try typical roman food, plus the famous porchetta and the local wine. You will discover the taste of the local wine and the genuine food in a relaxing and spectacular atmosphere. After this full day experience you will drive you back to your accommodation. We can’t wait to share the treasure of our countryside traditions with you!
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|TIME||8.00 AM FULL DAY (approximately 6 hours)|
|WEATHER||Tour takes place rain or shine|
|REQUIREMENTS||Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels - Options for vegetarians|
|SIZE||Max 15 people per tour|
|MEETING POINT||Where we meet: exact meeting location provided after booking|
|PRICE||Contact us for a quick quote. Discounts for children and large groups.|
Contact us for more details about this tour and if you have special wishes or needs we can customize the itinerary.