Marche Region: A Food & Wine Heritage Discovery - 3 days

Discover a wine destination of unparalleled beauty, rustic charm and native grape varieties over 3 days, the Marche region, with a tasting at The Grand Wine Tours Tenuta Cocci Grifoni winery.

Highlights and Inclusions

  • 2 nights in an exquisite 4-star hotel.
  • 2 breakfasts (B), 1 lunch (L).
  • Winery tour of Tenuta Cocci Grifoni winery.
  • Guided sightseeing of the ancient town of Ascoli Piceno.
  • Aperitif at the historic Caffè Meletti.
  • Traditional lunch with wine pairing in Ascoli Piceno.
  • Deluxe VIP transportation as indicated.
  • Airport transfers on first and last day.
  • Note: hotel city taxes, if applicable, are not included.
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Day: 1 Ascoli Piceno – Ripatransone

Discover a wine destination of unparalleled beauty, rustic charm and native grape varieties, Marche region. Welcome to the Piceno wine area, although local Sangiovese and Montepulciano grow heavily in the region, and are turned into Rosso Piceno Superiore DOC and Conero DOCG, it is truly a land of outstanding white wine. A handful of DOCG wines are made from Marche’s most famous native white grapes, Pecorino, Passerina, and Verdicchio. Enjoy a guided winery tour at Tenuta Cocci Grifoni where you will uncover family secrets of this female run historic winery. In the evening you will head to your spectacular accommodation to unwind and relax.

Overnight: Italy, Marche (Ripatransone) - La Dimora Rating 
 4   or similar

Day: 2 Ripatransone – Ascoli Piceno – Ripatransone

B, L

Enjoy a guided walking tour in Ascoli Piceno, a town with amazing ancient and medieval architecture that traces its origins back to the days before Rome. During the tour you will get the chance to visit to the historic Caffè Meletti and enjoy an aperitif at this historic location.
Taste traditional Marche food with a scrumptious lunch and wine pairing in Ascoli Piceno before enjoying independent time to discover Offida hilltop village, the cradle of wine culture in Marche region. In the evening, relax at your hotel.

Overnight: Italy, Marche (Ripatransone) - La Dimora Rating 
 4   or similar

Day: 3 Ripatransone – Ascoli Piceno


Transfer to Ascoli Piceno for your ongoing journey.

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