Verona and Valpolicella over Christmas break: do not miss the chance! It is the perfect time to enjoy the city in one of its most picturesque moments… But, it is also ideal to warm it up with some great Valpolicella wines!
This short wine holiday is perfect if you have just a couple of days at your disposal, if you love wine and also Christmas atmosphere. In fact, during this time Verona gets ready for Christmas with hundreds of events, celebrations and exhibitions. Right now, Verona and Valpolicella definitely have everything you could ask for during a Christmas break: history, culture, Christmas markets and also excellent wines!
This wine holiday package includes a one-night stay in a selected agritourism in a quiet area; it also includes a full-day wine tour in Valpolicella Classica.
Of course, we can fully customize our wine holidays to meet your needs: just contact us!
We welcome you and offer you a transfer to the historical centre of Verona. Don’t worry about your luggages, we’ll take care about that. In Verona you’ll have some spare time to enjoy the traditional Christmas atmosphere that pervades the city and a dinner in a typical Osteria.
After dinner you’re going at the accommodation for the night.
Earlier you come, more time you’ll have to discover the beauty of Verona!
Pick up is early, around 8.30 A.M. but it worth an intense morning of wine session. We’re going in two different wineries in the historical area of Valpolicella where you will have the tour and the wine tasting with the producer.
For the lunch we’ll reach San Giorgio Ingannapoltron, one of the most beautiful Italian hamlets, with its romanesque church and amazing view uphill.
After lunch is already time to say goodbye and you’ll be driven to the airport/train station.
Here a brief summary of the Christmas events in Verona:
– S. Lucia markets in Piazza Brà 10th December – 13th December where you can find 260 different stands to celebrate the arrival of S. Lucia that, traditionally, in the night between 12th and 13th will brings gift to the kids.
– Christmas market in Piazza dei Signori 15th November – 26th December
– Presepi dal mondo in Palazzo della Gran Guardia 16th November – 19th January international exhibition of nativity scene
– Skating rink in San Zeno
One night and breakfast at the vineyard/agriturismo/hotel in Valpolicella (Verona) according to the schedule with 9 seats air conditioned minivan
Tour leader/sommelier/tour guide at your disposal for all the tours
Visit and wine tasting session at the wineries (at least four wines with bread, cheese and/or salami)
One lunch (wine included) according to the schedule
Two dinners (wine included) according to the schedule
The pick up/drop off is available from/to Verona Airport and train station.