Lake Como Luxury Wine Tasting Excursions

If you visit Lake Como or the surrounding area and are considering a private wine tour, this excursion may be just right for you. We have designed these private, luxury tours for the leisurely gourmet traveler who is looking for a varied mix of food, wine, and culture. On this tour, you will visit an ancient castle, taste wonderful wines, dine in an authentic Trattoria off the beaten path, and finish the day by visiting a delightful medieval town, shopping or sipping on a glass of wine in a charming piazza.

Lake Como Wine Tours Highlights:

  • Private Chauffeured Tour
  • Wine Tasting in an Italian Castle
  • Delicious "Lombard" Cuisine
  • Excursion to the Medieval Town of Bergamo

Below is a suggested Itinerary for your private Lake Como Wine Tours

  1. Lake Como

    Lake Como Wine Tours

    beautiful medieval town Bergamo
    beautiful medieval town Bergamo
    • None
    • Lunch with wine
    • Private Chauffeured Mercedes

    Your private chauffeur and friendly guide will collect you from your hotel, and will whisk you away on a wine tasting journey!

    Your first stop will be at a beautiful castle that is also a winery. The Tenuta Castello di Grumello is located in the Valcalepio hills between medieval Bergamo and the pretty Lake Iseo. The estate has 90 acres, of which 50 acres are devoted to the vineyards. You will receive a private tour of the wine estate. Discover the history of the castle and the region to the castle history. Visit the palace, the chapel, and the tower. Then, enjoy a professional tour of the fermentation rooms and barrel cellars.

    A full tasting of 4 wines (including the excellent dessert wine Moscato di Scanzo) will be next on the agenda. Then you will enjoy a delightful rustic lunch in a close Trattoria within walking distance. After lunch, you will take in a second cellar visit in Valcalepio.

    After a hard day’s wine tasting, we’ll change the pace, a visit to Bergamo Alta (Bergamo’s old town) is a must for its magnificent medieval quarter: the ancient piazza, the Palazzo della Ragione, the Colleoni chapel, the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore.

    You can climb the Campanone tower and take in the breath-taking view of the whole city, rest in the Rocca Park, or even take the cable railway up the hills to San Vigilio. Relax at a cozy wine bar enoteca, go gourmet shopping, or enjoy the winding streets and sightseeing. In the early evening, you’ll transfer back to Lake Como.

More information

If you would like us to customize an exclusive, luxury tour for you, get in touch with us and let us know your travel plans. We offer luxury food and wine tours for private groups of minimum 2 guests. All of our private, chauffeured tours are available year round upon request.

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Cellar Tours Private Luxury Food & Wine Tours

Cellar Tours

Cellar Tours is a Luxury Travel Specialist, operating since 2003 and offering exclusive Mercedes chauffeured Gourmet Vacations in Chile, France, Italy, Ireland, Portugal, South Africa, and Spain. We specialize in luxurious custom designed vacations, events and incentives related to food and wine. We are proud members of Slow Food, UNAV (Travel Agency Association in Spain), and the IACP (International Association of Culinary Professionals).

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