Guided tour

From Rome: Roman Countryside Vineyards and Wine Tasting

Activity provider: City Wonders Ltd.

From Rome: Roman Countryside Vineyards and Wine Tasting

Activity provider: City Wonders Ltd.

From US$ 74.05 per person

On this picturesque wine tasting tour you will be taken from the Eternal city to a tranquil hillside Villa, encircled by vineyards and olive groves in the Frascati countryside.

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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Combine a visit to the historic and beautiful Frascati countryside with a gourmet wine tasting in this half-day tour
  • Visit one of the oldest and most beautiful wine estates in the Frascati region
  • Enjoy a generous wine tasting led by a professional sommelier
  • Try freshly pressed olive oil with fresh oven baked bread
Full description
Experience the essence of Italy in the hills of the famed Castelli Romani, as you soak up the rich history and enjoy a wine tasting in this half-day tour from Rome. Visit one of the oldest and most beautiful vineyards in the Frascati region. With 200 acres of vines surrounding 17th century architecture and 3rd century caverns lined with french oak barrels, this is a treasure to behold. Your guide will reveal the secrets of traditional wine making used here from antiquity through to the modern day. They will explain how Imperial Rome became the cradle of wine culture. And you will also learn why the Nectar of the Gods went from being a status symbol of the elite to a pleasure enjoyed by all. After enjoying the beauty of the vineyard and learning about the history of the area, we get to the really fun part. A guided tasting of Pallavicini’s specially selected wines, complemented with freshly pressed olive oil and fresh oven-baked bread. At the end of the day you will be able to head back to Rome full of the sights and tastes of the Italian countryside.
  • Live tour guide
  • Transport for activity duration: Bus / coach
  • Bread
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    In the center of Piazza Re di Roma.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Baby strollers
    • Luggage or large bags
    • Baby carriages

    Know before you go

    • It is the responsibility of all visitors to ensure they check and comply with the official COVID-19 travel advice and restrictions on each country's government website. The tour operator will not be held responsible for refused access to museums and tourist attractions and no refund will be due.
    • It is the individual responsibility of all visitors to arrive at the tour departure points
    • Unfortunately, guests with wheelchairs or any impairments requiring special assistance cannot be accommodated on this tour. Strollers or baby carriages cannot be brought on this tour.
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.7 /5

    based on 103 reviews

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    Very nice experience with an excellent tour guide, Paolo. You get to see the scenery of beautiful mountainous and greenery outskirts of Rome, while Paolo narrates a brief history of Italy and its wines in an eloquent yet entertaining manner. It’s quite Romantic and light. An exquisite escape from the busy city.

    October 19, 2019

    So much fun!

    This was one of my favorite tours during my time in Italy! It was a nice drive out of the city to the countryside; it was just great to get out of the heavy traffic and out to vineyards. I've had the tour guide, Rebecca twice, and she has to be my favorite I've had. The bus was almost an hour late, and she was very apologetic and spent time walking around getting to know the people on the tour. She is also very knowledgeable on Italy and the wine-tasting experience that day. The estate is absolutely beautiful. You get to see the wine barrels and cellars. After, a sommelier will walk you through a four-glass wine tasting. I knew nothing about wine-tasting, and I learned a lot about wine-making and how to taste wine. There is a chance to buy wine and their amazing olive oil as well at the end. Well worth the time and price!

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    June 9, 2019

    An experience we are glad we didn’t miss.

    Anna was our guide. Michelle was our sommelier. Both ladies were excellent. Anna told us all about the areas we travelled through and the wine making process. Michelle taught us how to look at wine and gain different knowledge about the one we were drinking. Antonio was the driver of our coach and we had a lovely air conditioned full sized coach so there was enough room for us to cool down on a hot day. We felt we were in very safe hands. We would recommend this tour.

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    July 11, 2018

    Product ID: 10457