Select Italy - The Ultimate Source for Travel to Italy

Select Italy Select Italy - Italy Travel Package
 1-800-877-1755 | For travel agents: 1-866-414-3855 | About Us |

Sign In

Forgot Password?


Choose Your Country

    De-Wine: Wines of the Castelli Romani, summer residence of the Popes

De-Wine: Wines of the Castelli Romani, summer residence of the Popes

  • City: Rome
  • Duration: Approximately 10 hours


Frascati DOC wine is produced in the green hills around Rome in a picturesque area of castles and lakes known as the Castelli Romani . The territory is at the foot of Mount Tuscolo, where ancient Tusculum once stood, and where the town of Frascati now lies.

Departing from and returning to your hotel in Rome, this tour starts with a guided visit to the Azienda Agricola Casale Marchese in Frascati. The estate, first mentioned by Pope Boniface VIII in 1301, is dedicated mainly to specific grape cultivars like Malvasia del Lazio, Cesanese, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. Situated in the heart of the Frascati DOC zone, its 125 acres overlook one of the most charming landscapes of the Tuscolo hills, where the vineyards are interspersed with ancient olive groves. During the guided visit, you will have the opportunity to try a wide range of wines while seated on the panoramic terrace with a spectacular view that stretches all the way to Rome.

Afterwards, you'll ahead to Frascati for a short guided tour of this town, one of the most important historical and cultural centers in Latium. Lunch at Osteria Zaraza' , a typical Italian trattoria serving local specialties, follows.

The last stop will be at the Azienda Agricola Colle Picchioni where you'll have a guided tour of the cellars and savor some of the best wines of the Lazio region.

Back to Top


# of People Price
2 people $515.00 per person
3 people $413.00 per person
4 people $358.00 per person
5 people $321.00 per person
6 people $291.00 per person

Back to Top

Additional Information

Tour includes:

  • Transportation in an air-conditioned luxury vehicle with English-speaking guide and driver
  • Visit to the Azienda Agricola Casale Marchese Winery and wine testing
  • Short guided visit of Frascati
  • Lunch at Osteria Zaraza'
  • Visit to the Azienda Agricola Colle Picchioni and wine tasting
Additional Information:

This tour departs from Rome and its surrounding area ONLY. If your hotel is not located in either Rome or along the tour route, extra charges may apply for pick-up and drop-off.

Please note that if a winery is not available, it will be replaced with one of the same level.

Back to Top


Be the first to review this service!

The Fine Print: With the Select Italy "Customer Review" service, Select Italy offers customers the possibility of reading comments made by others on services provided as well as offering their own comments on services. The following guidelines apply to all customer reviews:

  1. All reviews submitted are subject to review and revision by Select Italy.
  2. Select Italy reserves the right to NOT publish any review online for any reason.
  3. All reviews are subject to editing to correct grammatical errors, inappropriate language, links or other information leading to a competitor to Select Italy and any other material decided by Select Italy to be inappropriate for publishing on the website.
  4. Select Italy assumes no responsibility for the correctness, truthfulness, quality, exactness, reliability or credibility of information provided by users.
  5. Reviews will typically be posted within 2-5 business day of receipt.
  6. Please note: whatever you write in the Display Name field will be shown on the website. If you wish for your review to be anonymous we suggest writing in "Anonymous" or just putting your first name and last initial.

Back to Top

Book From $515.00 Per person based on 2 people

Book Now

Back to Top

Back to Top

People who choose this service also look for: