Thumbnail Traditions from Valpolicella at La Dama Vini
4.75 (12 Reviews)

Traditions from Valpolicella at La Dama Vini

Negrar, Verona (Valpolicella)
2 Hours
From €30.00
“A walk among the vineyards and a look at the barrels in the cellar with a rich tasting of 5 wines and typical flavors from Valpolicella”
Thumbnail Wine Experience at Corte Borghetti winery
4.67 (6 Reviews)

Wine Experience at Corte Borghetti winery

Marano di Valpolicella, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €25.00
“Be fascinated by the incredible Villa Borghetti and the history of the family, masters of wine production for 200 years.”
Thumbnail Discover Bardolino's wines at Cantina Valetti
4.29 (7 Reviews)

Discover Bardolino's wines at Cantina Valetti

Bardolino, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour
From €18.00
“The unique emotion of tasting the wines of Lake Garda with a wonderful panoramic view”
Thumbnail Tour, tasting and light lunch at Farina Wines
4.8 (5 Reviews)

Tour, tasting and light lunch at Farina Wines

San Pietro in Cariano, Verona (Valpolicella)
2 Hours
From €50.00
“A great light lunch moment to live Valpolicella at its best at Farina Wines”
Thumbnail Tour, Tasting & Wine Boutique at Farina winery
4.8 (5 Reviews)

Tour, Tasting & Wine Boutique at Farina winery

San Pietro in Cariano, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €30.00
“Wine Tour immersed in the unique landscape of Valpolicella with tastings of 6 wines, accompanied by a selection of local delicacies.”
Thumbnail Panoramic wine tasting at Corte San Mattia with the view of Verona
5 (7 Reviews)

Panoramic wine tasting at Corte San Mattia with the view of Verona

Verona, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €40.00
“A small and young winery with an outstanding view over the romantic city of Verona and great Valpolicella and Amarone wines”
Thumbnail Complete Canoso Experience: The Overview

Complete Canoso Experience: The Overview

Monteforte d'Alpone, Verona (Valpolicella, Soave)
2 Hours
From €35.00
“A special experience that will engage all the senses to fully appreciate the Canoso winery and its high quality wines.”
Thumbnail Tasting experience at Corte Borghetti
4.67 (6 Reviews)

Tasting experience at Corte Borghetti

Marano di Valpolicella, Verona (Valpolicella)
2 Hours
From €22.00
“A tour to discover the flavors of Valpolicella”
Thumbnail Dive into the world of wine from Castellani Michele & Figli

Dive into the world of wine from Castellani Michele & Figli

Marano di Valpolicella, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €35.00
“A journey to discover the scents and flavours of Valpolicella among the barrels of the historic Castellani Michele winery.”
Thumbnail Wine Tasting Experience at Tenute Fasoli

Wine Tasting Experience at Tenute Fasoli

Pescantina, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €25.00
“A visit to this winery tells the story of a family that cultivates the land with great passion and transforms the fruits into excellent wine”
Thumbnail Wine tasting & light lunch in Valpolicella Classica at Massaro Wines

Wine tasting & light lunch in Valpolicella Classica at Massaro Wines

Negrar, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €20.00
“Taste 3 Valpolicella wines, get to know their history, and discover a new interpretation of Amarone at Massaro Wines”
Thumbnail Canoso Experience: The Origins

Canoso Experience: The Origins

Monteforte d'Alpone, Verona (Valpolicella, Soave)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €15.00
“Discovering the splendid Canoso winery, with a tour and tasting of 3 white wines.”
Thumbnail Red Wine Tasting at Eleva winery in the heart of Valpolicella

Red Wine Tasting at Eleva winery in the heart of Valpolicella

Sant'Ambrogio di Valpolicella, Verona (Valpolicella)
2 Hours
From €35.00
“Get to know Valpolicella through its wines and their history with this tasting of 4 wines paired with delicacies from the territory at Eleva”
Thumbnail Il Gelso Experience: Introduction of the Costa Arente winery

Il Gelso Experience: Introduction of the Costa Arente winery

Grezzana, Verona (Valpolicella)
50 Minutes
From €25.00
“Introduction of the territory of Valpantena, the Costa Arènte estate and it’s cellar with tasting of 3 wines”
Thumbnail Keep calm and come to taste Valpolicella wines at Trabucchi d'Illasi
5 (1 Review)

Keep calm and come to taste Valpolicella wines at Trabucchi d'Illasi

Illasi, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €29.00
“Come and discover the best Valpolicella wines in the unique context of a small family jewel nestled in the heart of the Val d'Illasi.”
Thumbnail Wine Tasting among the vineyards and peaches of Gianluca Fugolo's farm
5 (3 Reviews)

Wine Tasting among the vineyards and peaches of Gianluca Fugolo's farm

Pescantina, Verona (Valpolicella)
2 Hours 30 Minutes
From €30.00
“Experience freedom and relaxation with a walk along the vineyards and peach orchards of this family-run winery and taste 5 fine wines”
Thumbnail Wine Tour and Tasting at Cantina Mosconi

Wine Tour and Tasting at Cantina Mosconi

Illasi, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €18.00
“Wine Tour of an artisanal organic winery, between Valpolicella and Soave”
Thumbnail Canoso Experience: The Evolution

Canoso Experience: The Evolution

Monteforte d'Alpone, Verona (Valpolicella, Soave)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €25.00
“Tour of the vineyards and the Canoso winery with tasting of the 3 reds wines.”
Thumbnail The Great Reds

The Great Reds

Cavaion Veronese, Verona (Valpolicella)
2 Hours
From €45.00
“An exploration of pure pleasure in the multiple expressions and various identities of the Amarone world.”
Thumbnail Wine Experience at Le Bignele winery
4.67 (3 Reviews)

Wine Experience at Le Bignele winery

Marano di Valpolicella, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €25.00
“Enjoy an authentic and familiar experience discovering the great wines of Le Bignele winery.”
Thumbnail Wine Tasting with local delicacies in Valpolicella Classica at Vini Meroni

Wine Tasting with local delicacies in Valpolicella Classica at Vini Meroni

Sant'Ambrogio di Valpolicella, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €30.00
“Visit at Vini Meroni, in the heart of Valpolicella Classica, with a tasting of 4 traditional wines paired with local delicacies”
Thumbnail Experience Valpantena and Lugana

Experience Valpantena and Lugana

Grezzana, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €35.00
“An account of the Valpantena and Costa Arente area with a visit to the estate and tasting of three wines.”
Thumbnail Wine Experience at Giovanni Ederle winery
5 (7 Reviews)

Wine Experience at Giovanni Ederle winery

Verona, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €25.00
“Enjoy a unique tasting experience from a charming terrace overlooking the centre of Verona.”
Thumbnail Wine Experience at Le Salette

Wine Experience at Le Salette

Fumane, Verona (Valpolicella)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €44.00
“Visit to the incredible Le Salette estate and tasting of their excellent wines”

More information on Valpolicella

If for you the perfect setting for a wine tasting is a beautiful hilly area, bordered by Lake Garda on one side and the Mountains of Lessinia on the other, then Valpolicella is the place for you. In this rich landscape, located only a few kilometers from Verona in the Italian region of Veneto, you will be able to admire different scenarios, from calcareous mountains to soft hills covered by vineyards, to towns filled with architectural beauty.

Thanks to Valpolicella's particular climate and geological configuration, you will be able to taste some unique wines during your winery visits in the area. Valpolicella boasts more than one appellation with international prestige: Valpolicella, Valpolicella Ripasso, Amarone della Valpolicella and Recioto della Valpolicella. All Valpolicella wines are characterized by a strong link with the native vines of the area, and the most prestigious Valpolicella wines share a peculiar production technique, the appassimento, for which grapes are left to rest for about three months in racks or crates. During this time, the grapes lose up to half their weight allowing the aromas and natural sugars to concentrate.

Which food to taste in Valpolicella?

Valpolicella is especially known for its high-quality wines, but, like most of Italy, this area offers many lovely regional specialties to pair with your favorite glass of Valpolicella during your next wine tasting. Some must-tries of the area are risotto all'Amarone, brasato all'Amarone, bigoli con le sarde, bollito con la pearà, riso al Tastasal.

Which wines to taste in Valpolicella?

During your wine tastings and winery visits in Valpolicella, you will have the opportunity to discover the many facets of some of Veneto's indigenous grape varieties. The most widespread vines in Valpolicella are Corvina, Corvinone, Rondinella and Molinara. Other native varieties include Oseleta, Croatina, Dindarella and Spigamonti.

Which is the best season to visit Valpolicella?

Valpolicella is the perfect location to enjoy a weekend filled with wine tastings and visits to the many wineries of the area. Like many other wine tourism locations in Italy, the best moments to visit Valpolicella are either spring or autumn, when temperatures are more pleasant. Visiting Valpolicella in spring will allow you to see the vineyards in bloom, while autumn corresponds to the harvesting season.

What things to do in Valpolicella?

Valpolicella offers several stunning wineries to visit and memorable wine tours to enjoy. During your time here, we also recommend visiting some of the areas highlights, like: San Giorgio di Valpolicella, Lake Garda, the garden of Pojega, Villa Mosconi Bertani, Parco delle Cascate di Molina.