Your day trip to Franciacorta will begin after meeting your driver in Milan at 9:00 AM for transport in an air-conditioned minivan with wifi onboard. Your first stop will be Bergamo, one of the best-preserved Medieval cities in Italy, recently included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites for its Venetian walls. After some free time to explore the stunning city, you will enjoy your lunch at a local restaurant for a 3-course meal, wine included.
After lunch, you will reach one of the most historical wineries in the region for a guided tour and tasting accompanied by an expert guide. Learn the history of the region's famous sparkling wines along with the main phases of the production process. You will also get to explore the underground cellars which host the bottles during the second fermentation phase. The tour will finish with a tasting of 2 Franciacorta wines paired with local salami and cheese.
At the end of the visit, your driver will take you to the shores of Lake Iseo for a pleasant free walk along the lakeside or among the boutiques of the characteristic Borgo of Iseo.