The programme of the “Cantine&Castelli” tour allows buyers to gain first-hand experience of a typical Medieval Italy™ format, in this specific case dedicated to the castles and wine trails of the Trento area.
During the course of one day, the tour comprises a visit to the ancient heart of Trento, proceeding to Rovereto and on to the wonderful castelliere of the Balter Winery, where a historic family of wine producers will organise an exclusive tasting of their own wines. In the afternoon, a visit to Castel Beseno, the largest historic fortress in the region. Estimated time of return to Trento is 5.30-6.00 pm.
9.00 am – participants rendezvous and meet their guide:
Guided tour (in English) of the historic centre of Trento with particular emphasis on the history and buildings of medieval origin.
11.30 am – leave for Rovereto in private shuttle bus;
12 noon – arrive at Balter Winery;
12 noon – 3 pm – tour of the Winery, wine tasting and light lunch;
3 pm – leave for Castel Beseno;
3.30 – 5 pm – guided tour of Castel Beseno.
The largest fortified complex in the Trento area, Castel Beseno still bears the marks of events that occurred there over the centuries. Medieval in origin, the building clearly had a function of defence, as both its strategic position and massive walls demonstrate. Medieval Italy™ will offer a special experience to all buyers !
5.30-6.00 pm – return to Trento