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Città della Pieve: flavors and ancient traditions
Tasting holiday: discovering saffron and truffles in one of the most beautiful villages in Italy
Duration
4 Days
Meeting point
Città della Pieve
Price
€ 380 A persona a partire da (min. 4 partecipanti)
Organiser
Travel agency DREAVEL

The travel as you have never lived. Art paths, artisan experiences, tastings, flavors, mysticism, sport, nature, adventure, hidden places. Dreavel: pure emotion.

Dreavel.com is an incoming Tour Operator born in 2013 with the aim of promoting and spreading experiential tourism in Italy and in particular in Umbria. An authentic region, rich in traditions, capable of arousing intense emotions.The good level of accommodation, the wide range of proposals and experiences, the reliability of collaborators and the care in the realization of proposals made to measure, guarantee the satisfaction of all types of customers.

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What is included

- 3 nights stay in Country Resort

- Accommodation in a self catering apartment

- Visit to a farm, with wine, oil and typical products tasting

- Saffron course (about 3 hours)

- Light lunch with tasting of saffron-based products

- Truffle quarry with guide (about 3 hours)

- Truffle-based tasting lunch (4 courses - water included)

- Medical/baggage insurance

What is not included

- Transport, tourist tax if applicable, tips, personal extras and anything not expressly indicated in the "fee includes"

- Optional cancellation insurance, quotation on request

Program
4 Days

1st day

Arrival in a farm in the village of Piegaro. Visit of the cellars and the oil mill with wine tasting paired with typical products. Continuation for accommodation in a farmhouse in Città della Pieve. Overnight.

2nd day

Guided tour of the Saffron House and the urban Zafferaneto, located in the heart of Città della Pieve. Beginning of the course on the cultivation and the entire production process of saffron with a focus on the correct use of the spice in the kitchen. At the end of the course, light lunch with tasting of 4/5 saffron-based products.In the afternoon visit the village to discover the characteristic alleys overlooking the valley, the noble palaces such as the prestigious Palazzo della Corgna and the masterpieces kept in the churches such as the Adoration of the Magi, a masterpiece by Perugino. Return to the country relais and overnight stay.

3rd day

Departure for a day dedicated to the discovery of the truffle. Accompanied by expert quarrymen and faithful dogs, you will walk in search of truffles and all the characteristics of the precious tuber will be explained to you. At the end of the excursion, tasting lunch based on typical products and truffles. In the afternoon, return to the country relais and overnight.4th dayCheck out. Free time to discover the lands of Perugino, the hills and the nearby villages such as Paciano, Panicale and Piegaro.

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Address
Via del Falco, 14 (05100) Terni TR