Cheese & Food Tours
Cheese tasting tours near Stresa, lake Maggiore and Orta San Giulio.
Visit to a cheese cellar and tasting.
A good cheese depends on the finest ingredients: grass, milk and ageing process
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Dramatic sceneries and landscapes, art and nature, great architecture and villas, lovely towns and ancient villages.....this is a perfect portrait of lake Maggiore and surrondings......but great food is to be added to description! An authentic experience in Stresa, lake Maggiore and Orta can include a cheese tasting tour!
The famous Parmesan cheese - Parmigiano - is well known all over the world, as well as Gorgonzola and Mozzarella, but Italy produces large quantities of cheese, more than our French neighbours!
From the Italian Alps to Sicily, from lake Maggiore to Venice, wherever you' ll go you can find an excellent cheese to taste!
Stresa, lake Maggiore and Orta are located in Piemonte, a wide region where plain, hills and alpine pastures can be found, thus providing various diary products, including some of the world's finest cheeses.
On this tour you will be able to visit a cheese cellar where local cheeses as well as cheese coming from all over Italy are being aged.
The guided tour in the cellar is very interesting and will enable you to discover lots of interesting secrets to cheese making and ageing process!
We will visit the cheese cellar discovering a wide selection of Italian cheese before enjoying a cheese tasting accompanied by water, bread and wine.
This cheese tour can take place in the morning or in the afternoon and can be combined with a sightseeing tour or wine tasting tour.
This is NOT a shared tour, but on-demand
This tour is available for single travellers, couples, families, small parties and groups
Length of visit + travel time: approx. 3 hours
Suggestion: this tour can be combined with a wine tasting tour, a sightseeing tour or cultural tour if you have a day at your disposal