The localities of battles of the era of Risorgimento from where Croce Rossa emerged, is today an excellent wine-growing estate field with well preserved wine-growing-estates. Visits to vineries, tastings of different and typical Italian sausages and dishes like Capunsèi, on almond fields, homemade lunch and dinner and simple walks through the nature are main parts of this proposal.
Vineries and vineyards of Risorgimento
3 days / 2 nights
from 165€ each person
Arrival at midday in Castiglione delle Stiviere nearby lake Garda. Subsequently short visit to the old part of the town for getting an impression of the history of Risorgimento. The museum Palazzo Bondoni Pastorio will revive the history of Castiglione and of Alto Mantovano. Then lunch in an inn. In the afternoon hiking along the valleys in the settlement of Solferino that has numerous agricultural factories and wine-growing estates. Here you can decide if you want to go by bike through nature or visit agricultural factories. The dinner und the overnight stay will be in a hotel or bed&breakfast.
After a substantial breakfast und a sightseeing tour of the beautiful Piazza Castello and of Torre Civica Gonzaghesca, the journey will be continued in a museum of the era Risorgimento and its history of Rocca, in the l’ossario and the monument of Croce Rossa. Rocca also said “Spia d’Italia”, is a 75 feet high tower built in 1022 that was put up on a hill to watch the battle . Then lunch on a farm. In the afternoon you can relax in the nature of vineyards and hills with a stop along the vineyards to taste local products and vine. Dinner and the overnight stay is in an inn.
After breakfast visiting the archeological museum Alto Mantovano in Cavarina where you can see findings that were found in the settlements of Bande di Cavriana and Castello Lagusello partly coming from the Roman era. Afterwards lunch in an inn. In the afternoon the Villa Mirra will be visited which vineyards were recently restructured and is a famous centre for wine. In the gardens of Villa you can enjoy an incredible view of the Castello just like the garden itself with its secular vegetation. In the end there will be a tasting of local products and vine on the vineyards at the hills of Garda.
Included are ;
2 nights bed and breakfast, hotel or farm. Dinner and lunch at inns and conventional farms visit of factories and vineries with tasting just like described in the program/ insurance (bagage ,doctor )
not included are;
entries to the museems , personnal shopping
Bresciatour Incoming by I Viaggi dei Giovani srl
Cap. Soc. Euro 10.329,00 - iscr. Camera Commercio 7499 - 1999 - REA 405953.
Licenza provincia di Brescia nr. 1524 del 22/06/99
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