Modena: Food Tour and Tastings

Modena: Food Tour and Tastings

From $217.29 per person

Discover Emilia Romagna for Italy's best food such as Parmigiano Reggiano, traditional balsamic vinegar from Modena and Lambrusco Grasparossa wine.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4 hours
Starting time 8:30 AM
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English, Italian
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience the entire production process of Parmigiano Reggiano DOP
  • Visit a farmhouse where the traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena is made
  • Discover the heart of Lambrusco Grasparossa area
Full description
The day begins with a morning excursion to a cheese factory where you will experience the entire production process of Parmigiano Reggiano DOP. You will have a rare opportunity to view each step of the process in the creation of this cheese, including the heating of the fresh milk used. The tour continues with a visit to the impressive cheese library, which houses millions of Euros worth of Parmigiano Reggiano. At the end of the visit, you will enjoy a tasting of this delicious cheese. The tour then continues to one of the region's historic acetaia, a farmhouse where the famous traditional balsamic vinegar of Modena DOP is made. You will discover 'Black Gold' and learn about the methods used to produce this artisanal treasure. You will then reach the heart of the Lambrusco Grasparossa area, about 200 meters above sea level, to visit a lovely winery entirely produced with organic agriculture methods. There will be tastings at every stop.
Includes
  • A 4-hour guided tour
  • A certified guide
  • A 6-seated minivan, or car for 2 persons, from Modena train station or city center
  • Pick up and drop-off
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People under 3 ft 9 in (120 cm)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form

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Meeting point

Train Station Modena Centrale, in front of MacDonald Cafè, on the left coming out from main exit train station, Piazzale Dante.

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Important information

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  • This is a 4-hour guided morning tour
  • This tour does not operate on Sundays
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