Enjoy the freedom of a self-driven tour of Veneto’s finest wineries, with the option to extend your trip with a Venice stay

Indulging in a crisp, fruity glass of Prosecco while relaxing in the sun kissed vineyards of Veneto should be on the bucket list of any wine lover. This self-driven tour of the northern Italian wine region allows you to discover prestigious wineries with private tastings and behind-the-scenes tours.

You'll be based at the wonderful Hotel Conta in Pieve di Soligo, where you'll enjoy a delicious two-course meal with Prosecco pairings on your first night. The hotel is in a great location for exploring the historic monuments and postcard-perfect landscapes of the wider region.

Look forward to five tastings at excellent wineries, including the Poli Grappa Museum and the Andreola - Prosecco Valdobbiadene winery. With car hire provided, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore at your own pace, in between scheduled visits. You'll also get the chance to swap four wheels for two one day as you set off by e-bike for a leisurely journey along the 'Path of Prosecco'.

Departure dates from February - October 2024 are available, please call for details.
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Price includes

  • Return flights from London Gatwick, London Heathrow or Manchester to Venice
  • Rental car for the duration of the trip
  • Five nights at Hotel Conta in Pieve di Soligo
  • Breakfast each day
  • Welcome Drink on arrival
  • A two-course dinner for two with a glass of Prosecco DOCG
  • e-Bike rental for a day
  • Five wine-cellar visits with tastings including a visit to the Poli Grappa Museum
  • Visit the charming city of Treviso
  • 10% discount at partner golf courses

Availability

From
Sat, Sat, Jul 20, 2024
To
Thu, Thu, Oct 31, 2024
Duration
6 days
Price per person
£649*

* From price is per person, based on two people sharing a twin room, subject to availability and based on 8 May 2024 departure date from London Gatwick. Various departure dates are available, please call for details. Price and itinerary correct at time of print but may be subject to change. Single supplement applies. Deposit £300pp. Local charges such as tourist tax may apply. Offers are not valid in conjunction with any other offers or promotions. Travel insurance is not included and should be taken out at time of booking. Images used may not reflect your actual tour experience. This holiday may be sold through other selected brands. Tour is operated by and subject to the booking conditions of TS Travel Ltd (ATOL bonded) and THG Travel Limited ATOL 9528 - ABTA Y6433.

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Itinerary

  1. Day
    1
    Pieve di Soligo
    Pieve di Soligo, Italy

    Today you´ll arrive at Venice Airport, where your Prosecco adventure will begin.

    Pick up your rental car from the airport and enjoy the freedom of driving yourself around the beautiful countryside of northern Italy, firstly to your hotel, Hotel Conta in Pieve di Soligo. You´ll check in and enjoy a refreshing welcome drink before settling into your room and enjoy the hotel's peaceful surroundings.

    The rest of the day is yours to explore the area as you wish and to enjoy the hotel's facilities. In the evening, look forward to a delectable two-course dinner paired with a sparkling glass of Prosecco, ending a wonderful first day in Italy in style.

  2. Day
    2
    Bassano del Grappa
    Bassano del Grappa, Italy

    Your second day in Italy starts with a delicious breakfast, followed by a scenic 60-minute drive to the enchanting city of Bassano del Grappa.

    Here, you´ll pay a visit to the Poli Grappa Museum, where you'll learn all about the process of making the delicious grape brandy, Grappa, which has been distilled in Italy for centuries. It goes without saying, you´ll also get to taste some Grappa.

    Following your visit, take some time to wander the pretty streets of Bassano del Grappa before returning to your hotel to rest before the afternoon's activities.

    Your afternoon includes a leisurely wine tasting at a winery within walking distance of your hotel, where you´ll get to discover some more flavours of the region.

    The rest of the day is yours to spend at your own pace, perhaps exploring some more of the local area, going on a scenic walk, or simply relaxing at the hotel before another busy day tomorrow.

  3. Day
    3
    Pieve di Soligo
    Pieve di Soligo, Italy

    Today, take the opportunity to explore the local area either on foot or by car. Begin your day with a visit to Ristoro Collagu, nestled in the ancient village of Collagu, offering exquisite DOCG wines paired with delectable cured meats, biscuits, and other specialities sourced from small local producers.

    After savouring these culinary delights, take a short 12-minute drive to Molinetto della Croda, a beautifully restored 17th-century water mill boasting a milling museum and occasional art exhibits. Discover the history of this important cultural landmark before returning to your hotel later in the day.

    You'll then head out for yet another wonderful wine tasting at a local winery.

  4. Day
    4
    Pieve di Soligo
    Pieve di Soligo, Italy

    Following breakfast, it's time for a change of pace, trading your car for an e-bike and setting off on a self-guided tour.

    Your hotel's proximity to the Path of Prosecco means you're already in an ideal starting point for this wine-themed adventure. Navigate the picturesque landscapes as you pedal along the Path of Prosecco, beginning at Vidor and winding your way through lush vineyards to Col San Martino.

    Your e-bike allows you to easily enjoy the fresh air and scenic beauty of the vineyards and immerse yourself in the Prosecco region at your own pace. Just 30 minutes from your hotel lies the Andreola - Prosecco Valdobbiadene winery, where you can enjoy another excellent wine-tasting today.

  5. Day
    5
    Treviso
    Treviso, Italy

    Today you'll visit Treviso, a beautiful city with a timeless charm, a scenic two-hour drive from your hotel.

    This is a self-guided visit, so you are free to explore at your own pace. You'll get to spend the morning and early afternoon exploring Treviso's magnificent sights, immersing yourself in its rich history and enjoying its relaxed atmosphere. Later in the day, there's another wonderful wine tasting scheduled at 47 Anno Domini in Roncade, where the flavours of the region come to life in each sip.

    After the tasting, return to the comfort of your hotel, allowing yourself some time to unwind and reflect on the day's discoveries.

  6. Day
    6
    Departure
    Pieve di Soligo, Italy

    On your final day, bid a fond farewell to the enchanting landscapes of the Prosecco region. You'll check out of the hotel and take a final scenic drive to the airport before flying home.

    If you don't think you'll be quite ready to say goodbye to Veneto after six days, you can always book our optional Venice extension, which includes two nights at the four-star Villa Barbarich just outside Mestre.

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