Quick info
What to expect
Reduced price
Meeting point
Ask a question
Food & winery tours

Sampling of Friulian wines with San Daniele prosciutto at the Russiz Villa

Based on 3 reviews
Availability: Monday - Saturday
Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes
Language: English, Italian, German
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Visit the historic Russiz Villa
  • Discover traditional Friulian wines
  • Sample the "De La Tour" wines
  • Taste the famous San Daniele prosciutto and Montasio cheese
What to expect

In 1869, the French Count Theodore La Tour and the Austrian Coutness Elvine Ritter von Zahony, gave life to the Russiz Villa: a magnificent cellar, partly underground - the home to his offices and the beautiful Mausoleum that stands in the vineyard. A perfect combination of farm, represending the essence of the Collio region and its production of top wines and the group home that remains loyal to its mission to help children in difficulty.

The wine produced at Russiz Villa has won notable awards and recognition and comes from a rich story tied to the evolution of Collio, begun about 35 years ago when the potential of the territory was discovered. In the last 10 years, there has been an additional push that has promoted this region as one of great value in the international wine-making scene.

The wines express perfectly the land of Collio, a region particuarly favorable to maximizing the characteristics of white wine. With the white wines, you will find a characteristic freshness in their perfume, richness, complexity and balance of flavor.

Guided tour

This tour takes place at the historical cellar dating back to 1869, home to the barrells stored completely underground. In addition, you will tour the castle, offices and the beautiful outdoor mosuleum, perched atop a hill, surrounded by picturesque vineyards, through which you can take a leisurely stroll. Explore, as well, the centuries old park next to the castle. Afterwards, relax and enjoy a tasting of fine wines in the beautiful stone-built wine bar, Cantina Dominiale.


  • Sampling of 3 wines with pairing of homemade breads
  • Sampling of 3 wines with pairing of homemade breads and prosciutto S. Daniele and Montasio cheese

2015 white wines and 2013 red wines. Older wines will be served for the "De La Tour" selection. Wines are paired with prosciutto S. Daniele, Montasio cheese and fresh homemade breads.

Please note: this tour requires a minimum of two participants. For groups larger than 15 people, the tour is also offered in German.

Read more
What's included
  • Private guided tour of the facilities
  • Private tasting
What's not included
  • Transportation (available upon request)
  • Lunch/dinner
Reduced price
  • Children 5 and under: free
  • Children 6-18 years of age: reduced
Via Russiz, 4-6, 34070 Capriva del Friuli GO, Italy
Meeting point:

Fondazione Villa Russiz, Via Russiz n. 4/6, 34070 Capriva del Friuli (Gorizia, Friuli Venezia Giulia)

What to remember
  • This tour requires a minimum of two participants
  • For groups over 15 people, the tour is offered also in German
Read more
  • 10.30am
  • 3.30pm
Read more
Musement s.r.l.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
What people say about this experience
Based on 3 reviews
Excellent (0)
Great (2)
Average (1)
Poor (0)
Bad (0)

You might also like

Food & winery tours

The StoryThe Alberti family has a long entrepreneurial tradition that begins around 1700 with farmin...

$ 48
Food & winery tours

In 1985, Mont'Albano was born in the heart of the Friuli Venezia Giulia region as a part of the Maur...

$ 20
Food & winery tours

L'azienda agricola La Subida nasce in concomitanza con l’arrivo della famiglia Sirk nel paese di Cor...

$ 22
Wine & beer tasting

Arrivate da ospiti e partite da amici!Inizieremo la visita con un calice di benvenuto da assaporare ...

$ 28
Cruises and boat tours
Must see

Experience an exclusive and romantic 30-minute private gondola ride on the canals of Venice. Discove...

$ 28
$ 22.40
Wine & beer tasting

In Tenuta Luisa arriverete da ospiti e partirete da amici!La vostra visita inizia con una panoramica...

$ 23
Wine & beer tasting

Arrivate da ospiti e partite da amici!L'esperienza inizierà con uno visita alla tenuta che ci porter...

$ 34
Day trips & excursions
Top seller

Excursion to the Venetian Lagoon for the visit of islands famous for the handcrafts: Murano for the ...

$ 23
Bus tours

Discover Trieste in comfort, aboard a bus, exploing the most beautiful sights and attractions the ci...

$ 12
Walking tours

This panoramic tour will take you to discover the shores and countryside around the city of Trieste ...

$ 74
$ 27