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Grapes harvesting is a ritual that occurs between September and October. It is a special event for wine producers, that have to make sure that grapes reach the perfect degree of ripeness before start harvesting.

The wine producer (o wine maker o vintner) will take you through the wineyard. You will learn how geographical location and exposure are relevant to wine making and how wine taste can change each year depending on the climate.

The harvest is done manually in order to lay each cluster gently in the baskets that will be brought immediately to the cellar.

Grapes are first de-stemmed (berries are separates from the stems). Then, the grapes flow into fermentation tanks and the process of wine making begins.

At the end of grapes harvesting, the landlord will organize a pic-nic of local specialties for you and you will taste some of his best wines.
  Trasfer to/from the countryside
      Grape harvesting guided experience
  It can be combined with other activities or included in itineraries

  Pic-nic of local specialties (or traditional lunch in case of bad weather)
  • It is highly recommended to wear comfortable clothing and shoes.
  • Grape harvesting is only available at certain times of the year. Contact us to check dates and availability.
  • We organize grape harvesting in different Italian regions. Get in touch and tell us where you would like your experience to take place.



Important information about Covid-19 (coronavirus)

The Covid-19 emergency requires everyone to be careful and therefore it is necessary to comply with the following rules while on tour.
  •  Wear a mask covering mouth and nose during the whole experience. It is especially important when in crowded areas and inside shops and venues. It is not required when eating or drinking.
  • Keep a safe distance of at least 1 metre (3 feets) unless you belong to the same family an/or if you live together with the persons you are travelling with.
  • Regularly clean your hands with an alcohol based hand rub or wash them with soap and water: they are available by law inside restaurants and commercial venues.
  • Avoid touching your own eyes, nose and mouth.
  • Avoid shaking hands, hugging and other physical contact with people you don't live with.

Green Pass

Green Pass is required for museums, events, fair trades and to dine indoors in restaurants. It is your own responsibility to have it with you and show it when you're asked during your experience. You can find further information on Green Pass in Italy on the official website (https://www.dgc.gov.it/web/)



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