The Wine Counselor – Tuscany and The Piedmont
May 18, 2020 - May 28, 2020
The DWO is excited to offer exclusive early access to an exciting wine experience trip to Italy!!
Michael Schafer, The Wine Counselor© and Detroit Wine Organization board member, will be leading a journey dedicated to the discovery of great wines and cuisine in Tuscany and the Piedmont regions of Italy – two of the great wine and culinary areas of the world. The Wine Counselor© has an unmatched breadth of knowledge and passion for wine, and a unique style of “edutaining” his guests about the incredible wines they will experience.
· Round trip airfare from Detroit to Italy*
· Italian tour leader (fluent English) throughout our journey
· Tastings of the great wines of Italy including Chianti, Guidalberto, Ornellaia, Sassicaia, Sciacchetrà, Barolo, Nebbiolo, Dolcetto, Spumante, and others.
· 9 nights in beautiful 4* hotels
· Daily breakfast
· 7 dinners including a Welcome Dinner in Florence
· 7 lunches at spectacular wineries in Tuscany and The Piedmont
· Walking tours of Florence, Siena and San Gimignano
· Truffle hunting in Alba
· Luxury motor coach with WiFi
*Land only options available
Our Select Hotels:
Florence 5/19/20 – 5/20/20 Grand Hotel Baglioni **** (www.hotelbaglioni.it)
Montaione 5/20/20 – 5/24/20 UNAHOTELS Palazzo Mannaioni **** (www.gruppouna.it/en/unahotels/unahotels-palazzo-mannaioni-toscana)
Genoa 5/24/20 – 5/25/20 Hotel Bristol Palace **** (www.hotelbristolpalace.com)
Pollenzo-Bra 5/25/20 – 5/27/20 at Hotel Albergo Dell’Agenzia **** (www.albergoagenzia.it)
Induno Olona 5/27/20 – 5/28/20 at Hotel Villa Porro Pirelli **** (www.villaporropirelli.com/)