At work? Home? Doesn’t matter, I’ve got a quick activity for you. Take just one minute and think about everything that you know about Italy. If cuisine and architecture didn’t make that list, than I’m afraid that you must be thinking about a different country. Renown for incredible structures and delicious wines, Italy offers plenty of different options for inquisitive travelers who are looking to learn about Italy’s culinary and architectural history. If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to combine the two, you’re in luck. Here are 5 reasons to take an architecture and wine tour.
The architecture and wine tours will take travelers to some of Italy’s most beautiful locations such as Tuscany, Piedmont, and Umbria. All of these locations have a unique history and plenty of fresh air for travelers to take in. The breathtaking views, alone, make these tours worth taking. Make sure you bring your camera as rolling hills and gorgeous landscapes are definitely going to complement the stunning architecture in the region.
It’s no secret that Italy’s architecture is heavily themed around culture and style. Flair is an important aspect that you’ll see when it comes to the design of many different Italian wineries. What separates Italian designers from most others is the creativity that goes into giving the best aesthetic for their buildings. The architecture and wine tours are great because they won’t just show off the art – you’ll be able to see what went into the creation and design of Italy’s most famous wineries and, believe me, you’ve never seen anything quite like these…
Italian for wine, “vino” is something that you’ll have plenty of access of during this tour. The best wines are, of course, DOC and DOCG wines that come from the heart of Italy. You’ll have the the opportunity to try all of Italy’s most prized wines during these tours. Don’t miss out on the rare Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG or the highly sought-after Il Bosco Cortona Syrah DOC.
Just in case you were wondering, yes, there will be food. And lots of it. Whether your at the specialty restaurant “Trattoria Diva e Maceo” in the heart of Tuscany enjoying a local dish or enjoying a cultural feast at the atmospheric Enoteca L’Alchimista, the architecture and wine tours will guarantee that you’re belly is going to be satisfied. No tour of Italy is complete without some excellent local cuisine and the food that you’ll be dining on during the architecture and wine tours is absolutely delizioso – Italian for delicious.
There are plenty of ways to see Italy but the architecture and wine tours will probably be your best choice. The focus is on architecture and wine, however, the goal of these tours is also to give customers a better understanding of Italy’s arts, culture, and lifestyle. You won’t just learn about wines and architecture as history, geography, and a whole lot more will be presented on these tours. If you like rolling hills, beautiful architecture, and delicious wines then you should definitely try out one of Select Italy‘s innovative and unique architecture and wine tours.
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