1. From Brescia: Food and Wine Experience in Franciacorta
Take a day trip from Brescia to the Franciacorta region for a winery visit and a tasting session of some of the world's finest bubbly. Escape the city in a private air-conditioned minivan with a free Wi-Fi connection. Enjoy a three-course lunch in a traditional restaurant in the heart of Franciacorta and taste some of the most prestigious wines of the region. After lunch, you'll reach one of the most historic and respected wineries for a guided tour and tasting accompanied by an expert sommelier. You will learn the history of famous Italian sparkling wines along with the main phases of the production process. You'll also get to explore the underground cellar, where the bottles are kept during the second fermentation phase. The tour will finish with a tasting of two Franciacorta wines paired with local salami and cheese. In the afternoon, coast along the Franciacorta Wine Route, visiting some of the most breathtaking spots in Franciacorta and Lake Iseo. Passing through the hillside vineyards, you'll discover why this region has become so iconic.