2 Days Tour
Collio: Explore by Bicycle
Explore the Collio on two wheels taking in the beautiful scenery and sampling local wines and cuisine.
Guests will arrive in Cormons, the heart of Collio and greeted in the Enoteca situated in the historical piazza XXIV Maggio.
Passion and love drive the work of the people inside the Enoteca and they will illustrate this trip along the Strada del Vino e delle Ciliegie where guests will discover a spectacular land and its genuine people.
Travelling along the Collio hills, guests will see the neatly planted vines and will have the opportunity to meet 3 winemakers and be introduced to some secrets of their wine making techniques.
Wine tasting and local specialties will be offered.
The trip will take guests along 30 km of winding roads for about 4 hours enjoying unique locations and the emotions they inspire.
At the end of this moving experience, guests will be taken to a prestigious B&B that will be their chosen accommodation.
Dinner will be a gourmet experience with local and traditional food specialties paired with Collio wines .
Guests will meet the guide and will be briefed on the 4 hour, 25 km. cycling tour along mostly flat paths.
Cycling around Cormons and the surrounding area, guests will discover: Borgo San Giovanni, the little church of San Quirino, the Ara Pacis Mundi and the Medea park. On the way back a stop to a local farm will be an occasion to taste some of the best local cheeses.
Dinner will be at a local restaurant/trattoria where the cuisine is a hybrid, like the region being as it is at the crossroads of nations. Care and attention is paid to every dish. Excellent ingredients and traditional cooking methods are used and a beautiful simplicity is maintained.
Guests will have the possibility to order some bottles of wine at the Enoteca di Cormons, the pivotal point around which this area’s winemakers rotate.