Guided tour of Prosecco town and Štanjel from Trieste
Attractions & guided tours

Guided tour of Prosecco town and Štanjel from Trieste

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 7 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • See the small village from which the sparkling wine inherited its name
  • Learn about the history of Prosecco
  • Indulge in a tasting within a winery
  • Marvel at the medieval village of Štanjel
  • Try the local delights of the Karst region, including dry-cured ham, cheese and local wine
What to expect

Discover Prosecco and the Karst region on this full-day tour plus learn its history through its top sites: Štanjel, the castle complex, defense walls, Church of St. Daniel, surrounding village and the Ferrari Garden.

Starting from meeting your local guide at your accommodation in Trieste, you'll travel to the small town of Prosecco in Friuli Venezia Giulia, near the city of Trieste and the Slovenian border. Explore the Glera grape by seeing where it's grown, listening to how it's transformed into Prosecco sparkling wine and by tasting.

Next, you'll be driven to Štanjel which sits at the top of a scenic hill. Admire architectural points such as the Ferrari Garden whilst learning how the town gets its name from the patron Saint Daniel and is influenced by the architect and mayor at the time, Maks Fabiani. Throughout the tour, you'll get the opportunity to try the local Karst region delights, including dry-cured ham, cheese and local wine.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Pickup and drop-off
    • Driver-guide
    • Food and wine tastings
    Reduced price
    • Infants (age 0-2): free admission. Please reserve your free ticket at checkout
    Where
    Meeting point:

    You will confirm your pickup time and location directly with the local operator.

    What to remember
    • Please leave accommodation address details at check out and contact the supplier as per information provided in the voucher to arrange a pickup time in the morning or afternoon
    • The maximum amount of people per tour is 15
    • Due to uneven and steep surfaces, the activity is unsuitable for anyone with walking difficulties or wheelchair users
    • The guided tour is in English only
    • The minimum age for one person is 18+ and children must be accompanied by an adult
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Vital.Care, zavod za vitalno življenje
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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