From EUR 79
Leave the city behind and delve into the charming countryside surrounding Verona, where luxuriant vineyards and breathtaking landscapes will be waiting for you. Following an enjoyable bike path, you will ride an E-Bike through the enchanting countryside, close to a Medieval Castle and along gentle streams. Your final destination is an authentic Amarone winery, where you will join a visit of the cellar to find out all the secrets of the Amarone production process, and later you will take part in an Amarone wine tasting session led by a professional Sommelier or wine producer to discover the aromas of one of the most famous Italian wines.
AVAILABILITY: from April to October
TIMING: from Monday to Saturday at 9:00 AM
DURATION: 4 hours
GROUP: up to 12 people
INCLUSIONS: E-Bike and helmet, professional and local tour leader, winery visit, wine tasting session
MEETING POINT: 10 minutes prior at our office in Via Madonna del Terraglio 5, Verona
NOTE: minimum age is 14 years and 18 years for the wine tasting
Meet our wine expert in central Verona in the morning, get outfitted with the e-bike and helmet, and pedal out of the city into the Valpolicella countryside and hills, one of the most famous wine-producing area in Italy. Enjoy the fresh air while cycling along a creek and through the vineyard-covered slopes above Verona on a mostly flat route. Hop off your bike at the winery and learn about Valpolicella wine making heritage by a professional sommelier or winetaker of the winery.
You will sit around the table, and sip a selection of prized local wines. One of these being the fragrant Valpoicella, a light wine, typically made using corvine, rondinella, and molinara grapes. Contrast the Valopicella’a light character with the intense flavors of the most famous Amarone wine.
Amarone is made from partially dried corvine grapes. After your tastings, hop on your e-bike, and cruise back to central Verona, for a total biking distance of 12.5 miles (20 km).
4-hour easy bike tour from Verona to Valpolicella wine area and countryside
Ride along Valpolicella lovely vineyards and creeks
Small group ensures customized experience
Friendly and expert wine guide
Taste both fruity and full-bodied red wines while speaking to an expert sommelier about Amarone winemaking