At the Festival Franciacorta in Cantina…by bus!

If you are looking for a great way to spend a weekend in September full of experiences, come to Franciacorta on 16 and 17 September during the Festival Franciacorta in Cantina.

During these two days, you will have the opportunity to visit the open cellars, taste the delicious food and wine delicacies of the area and participate in engaging cultural and sporting initiatives.

Read on to discover all that’s on offer!

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Forget your car for a couple of days and let yourself be guided as you discover Franciacorta and its wine cellars with the Bus Tours departing, for the entire weekend, from 09.00 a.m. from Milan, Brescia, Bergamo and Rovato. The best way to experience the festival!

Each tour includes guided tours, tastings in three wineries, and a cultural visit to a significant point in the area—all with a professional tour guide who will act as your personal guide.

Remember: Bus Tours are subject to payment and must be booked in advance via the official website. The package includes a seat on the bus and entrance to the wineries of the chosen itinerary. For tours departing from Milan, the price also includes lunch.

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And once in Franciacorta? Try out the Experiences!

During the Festival, you will have the opportunity to enjoy unique and original experiences that you can only experience at this time of year. There are many events scheduled for the weekend and you can find them here, we have selected three:

Visit the Vintage Riva Collection
Nautica Bellini opens its doors to Romano Bellini’s private collection of Riva d’Epoca, an exclusive collection renowned for being the most complete in the world thanks to the display of unique examples.

Treasure hunt and orienteering among the vineyards
A fun experience suitable for everyone among the hills and vineyards of Franciacorta. An alternative way to explore Franciacorta while having fun and testing one’s skills in a team game, followed by a Franciacorta wine tasting.

On horseback through the vineyards
A horseback ride lasting about 3 hours, with a visit to the winery. Also suitable for non-experts. For the more romantic, a carriage ride for small groups.

Remember that, even to participate in visits and events, it is important to book in advance by contacting the wineries directly.

Get ready to experience a weekend in Franciacorta and stock up on emotions!

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