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RICE & WINE (Full Day)

FROM € 150,00

Come and experience a guided tour of the Vercelli area, where an efficient system of water channels dating back to the 1860’s  makes Italian rice so appreciated worldwide and “Risotto” so special.

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  • Experience the land leader in Europe as a rice producer
  • Taste the world famous Risotto
  • Visit a stil, silent landscape where the human labour managed to merge perfectly through the centuries with a Nature’s rhythm.
  • Enjoy an ocean of neat rice fields
  • Visit an abbey with ancient rooms still echoing distant voices of monks, abates and princesses.
  • Visit a Farm managed by a family run business which lets the owners follow the whole agricultural and food chain of production, from the preparation of the soil up to the harvesting, from the plant processing in the farm with stone old grinding machines up to the packaging step

Did you know that Italy is the leading rice producer in Europe and Piemonte is Italy’s rice bowl?

Come and experience a guided tour of the Vercelli area, where an efficient system of water channels dating back to the 1860’s  makes Italian rice so appreciated worldwide and “Risotto” so special.

You will be taken to an impressive state with an ancient abbey and a modern farm, to learn about the history, the tradition and the beauty of a world where men’s hard work is combined with modern techniques.

The tour ends with a tasting of  “Risotto”,  rice noodles, rice dessert and, as the saying says “Rice is born in water but dies in wine“, it will be accompanied by a glass of Ghemme wine.

The tour is provided in English, French, German or Spanish. Other language on demand.

Price per person:

  • 6-7 people: from € 235,00 to € 205,00
  • 8-10 people: from € 185,00 to € 160,00
  • 11+ people: from € 150,00

Rate Includes:

  • Complimentary Hotel Pick Up in Milan or Turin
  • Luxury Air Conditioned Vehicle
  • Professional Licensed Tour Guide
  • Lunch with rice specialties – 3 course meal, 1 glass of Barbera wine included
  • Rice farm guided tour
  • Lucedio Abbey admission fee

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