The Grand Culinary Tour of Italy

  • wines of Italy
  • Tour Type: Explore Regional Italy Tours
  • Location: Sardinia / Piedmont
  • Code: GCT18
  • Price From: AUD 8830
  • Travel Month: September
  • Duration: 13
  • Short Description:

    We will start with the Truffle & Barolo Tour on 4th September 2018, this tour will last 7 days (6 nights), on 10th September we will travel to Sardina on a direct flight from Turin or Cuneo (1 hour 25 min direct flight); & the Treasure of Sardinia Gourmet Tour will start on 10th September, with a duration of 7 days (6 nights);

    Guests we will leave again to Turin (1 hour 25 min direct flight from Cagliari), they will arrive there on the evening of 17th September, so they will have the chance to spend 2 days in Turin and enjoy this gorgeous city before attending Terra Madre exhibition starting on 20th September.

    For those wishing to stay on in Turin for Terra Madre, we can assist you with accommodation bookings but be quick to book as the week of the show is always extremely busy.

    The September tour is limited to 10 people so register your interest now

Visits to wineries and artisanal food and handicraft laboratories.

1 lunch in a Michelin starred restaurant.

Cooking Classes.

Truffle Hunting.

Visit to 2 Slow Food Presidia.

Visits to some of the best artistic and historical sights of Sardinia and Piedmont.

Accommodation in selected boutique hotels and agriturismi.

Talks with locals, producers and chefs.

Aperitivi, lunches and dinners in selected typical osterie and trattorie.

Traditional show in Sardinia.

Visits to ancient villages with time to explore.

see farming practises that have been maintained for hundreds of years

A COMPLETE ITINERARY OF THE TOUR WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO ANYONE REQUESTING THE DETAIL. Register your interest now.

Duration: 13 days (12 nights). Number of people suggested: couples or groups (4 to 12 people).

Period of availability: all year round, the following periods excluded: from 1st August to 31st August and from 15 December to 15 January.

Suggested periods: April, May, June, September, October, November.

The Grand Culinary Tour September 4th 2018  Priced from $8830 per person

We will start with the Truffle & Barolo Tour on 4th September 2018, this tour will last 7 days (6 nights), on 10th September we will travel to Sardina on a direct flight from Turin or Cuneo (1 hour 25 min direct flight); & the Treasure of Sardinia Gourmet Tour will start on 10th September, with a duration of 7 days (6 nights);

Guests we will leave again to Turin (1 hour 25 min direct flight from Cagliari), they will arrive there on the evening of 17th September, so they will have the chance to spend 2 days in Turin and enjoy this gorgeous city before attending Terra Madre exhibition starting on 20th September.

Personal English-speaking Food & Wine expert guide

Transportation: Private chauffeur from the collection point to the final tour destination (Transfers will be by full optional minibus for groups).

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner,

beverages included during the meals (¼ lit of wine, ½ of water per person each).

Entrance to historic sites as per itinerary;

Accommodations for 12 nights in 3-4 stars boutique hotels and boutique agriturismi.

All the activities included in the highlights.

There should be no reason to pay for anything once you start the tour with us.

Not included: Airfares. Extra food & beverages. Everything not mentioned in the program. Travel Insurance (highly recommended). Personal Expenses.

Give yourself a unique holiday experience, taste the most authentic soul of Italy, among incredible pristine food & wine traditions, breath-taking landscapes, and 4000 years of history and culture. This is Sardinia.

Indulge yourself within the elegance of historical and fascinating wineries and refined Barolo tastings. The land of white truffles and Barolo, Piedmont, is waiting for you with its spectacular views, amazing cuisine and outstanding wines.

For Slow Food foodies, stay on and spend time at the biggest wine and foodie gathering in Italy, in Turin, Terre Madre.

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This will be the ultimate culinary tour to Italy this year, and although we will repeat it at other times during the year, there is only one that coincides with Terra Madre.

Our fully escorted wine and food tour is limited to 5 couples, and you will meet locals , artisans and producers of wine, olive oil, cheese, truffle hunting dogs, and dine in the best Slow Food Osteria.

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to combine 2 of the most significant regions of Italy into one tour and also be on hand to participate at one of the greatest wine and food expo’s anywhere on the planet. Among food & wine professionals rumours are swirling about what this 12th edition of the most important international event for good, clean and fair food will look like.

For more information about Terra Madre http://salonedelgusto.com/en/

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A COMPLETE ITINERARY OF THE TOUR WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO ANYONE REQUESTING THE DETAIL.