WINES OF CENTRAL MARCHE – THE ROSSO CONERO
The wine from Marche region which is expected to conquer international markets in the next years is Rosso Conero. Aromatic persistence and great fruitiness to the palate are the main characteristics of this wine. The color is intense ruby red with violet hues when young and turns to more mature tones, garnet and orange with the aging, which can last even more than 10 years. The pungent tannins which can be perceived when consumed within the first year shift to a pleasing smoothness as time goes by.
3 Days / 2 Nights
Ancona, Osimo, 2 wineries on the territory, Senigallia, Olive oil mill
DISTINCTIVE TOUR ELEMENTS (DTE):
1) Enogastronomic tourism;
2) Arts cities;
3) Hidden villages;
4) Charming hotels.
By your own transport, arrival in the late afternoon at your 4* hotel, Grand Hotel Palace. Located in the heart of Ancona with a breathtaking view of the gulf and the old port, the hotel has 39 rooms and 4 themed suites in a five-seventeenth century noble palace with an ecofriendly soul and a lot of technology in the name of comfort and functionality. This hotel is one of the reference points for customers seeking luxury in the Region. DINNER IN HOTEL WITH WINE TASTING in the hotel's "Wine Not" bistro.
Breakfast at the hotel, guided tour of ANCONA. Wonderful city, unique with its location overlooking the sea. You will visit not only the two Romanesque churches, the Duomo and Santa Maria della Piazza, among the most beautiful in central Italy, but also the beating heart of city life, Piazza del Plebiscito.
Transfer by own means to a winery near Loreto. Tasting and lunch where you will discover the EXCELLENT WINE MARCHIGIAN WINE, especially those of the province of Ancona, such as VERDICCHIO AND RED CONERO. Guided tour of the winery.
After lunch, autonomous transfer to OSIMO; private guided tour of this interesting town, off the beaten track, perched on a hill in the hinterland of the Conero Riviera. The delightful historic center of this city will surely surprise you: from the cathedral with its crypt dating back to 1100 and its bronze baptismal font, to the Basilica of San Giuseppe da Copertino and the 17th century Palazzo Civico.
At the end of the visit you will move to a winery in the area, famous for its Rosso Conero and its Verdicchio to taste excellent wines and visit the winery, then return to the hotel at the end of the afternoon. Dinner at your leisure, overnight at the hotel in Ancona.
Breakfast at the hotel, check out and independent transfer to SENIGALLIA. Guided tour of this lovely seaside town, with a wonderful 14th century Rocca Roveresca, a picturesque historic center made up of small streets and the peculiar Foro Annonario, a 19th century structure designed as a fish market.
Afterwards, transfer to a local oil mill to discover the production of the "green gold" of the Marche region, with oil tasting and final light lunch.
At the end of lunch return to your homeplaces.
Tariff per person, starting from:
Rate per person starting from: € 460
(B/L/D): B = Breakfast; L = Lunch; D = Dinner
The tariff includes
The tariff does not include
Duration: 5 days / 4 nights
from € 1200 - Excluding flights
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