If you are looking for something to do in Viterbo it means that you like to try and discover new places. Viterbo and the Tuscia offers a lot to see …so don’t miss the opportunity to meet local people and enjoy a great food tour.
A food tour in a city like Viterbo it is not a “tourist activity” but it is a full immersion in the real life of local people. The shops we are going to visit are not for tourist but for local where they use to go everyday for their shopping.
It is a walking tour in the historical center of the town with stop in different places. Are not required expert attitude but just be able to walk for around 3 km (2 miles) with different moment to seat and relax.
This experience can be perfect if you have in programme to stay in Viterbo for more nights…just to get oriented for the next days
Meeting point in Viterbo. Private transportation to and from Viterbo can be arranged as option.
Detail of the meeting point will be communicate after confirmation.
9:30 You will meet your local host in a Bar where enjoy a good coffe or cappuccino and a “cornetto” (croissant) the typical italian breakfast.
After our breakfast we will move for our first stop, the “Caseificio” (cheese producer and shop). This place it is very famous in Viterbo for the mozzarella and when they begin to sell it at 11 in the morning often you will see a lot of people waiting for it. That’s the reason why will visit them before 11:00 to reserve our mozzarella and do a tasting of their ricotta cheese with honey on top.
Next we will move to a local grocery store. It is not just a grocery but something more, because, the owner produce himself the big part of the cold cuts such as Prosciutto, Capocollo, salami that you will see everywhere in the shop. We will his cold cuts, with a local focaccia bread, cheese and a good glass of wine. We will buy some fresh sausage that we will eat later. He use to male pork fresh sausages every day!
Mozzarella it’s ready! We’ll move for a quick stop at cheese shop to pick up our mozzarella and we will walk to the next place
Now we are ready for something unique! an ancient olive mill in the middle of the historical center. We will meet the owner that will show us the mill and a lot of “secret” of this place before taste his extra virgin olive oil with a Bruschetta and of course the fresh sausage we bought at the grocery store.
After all those food it is time for a walking in the historical center and stop for an after lunch coffee.
Last stop of this half day will be a Gelato in one of the local small piazza of Viterbo and it is time to say good bye 🙁
You can reserve and pay directly on line or write at: firstname.lastname@example.org
In case of Enquiry please remember to indicate the date you would like to be part of the tour.
At the confirmation you will receive a mail with the detailed programme including time schedule + a 24 hours emergency number.
Deposit of 30% at confirmation – Balance 7 days before departure
The price of the tour depends of the number of guest reserved. Except if you reserve the option “make it private” our staff at the balance will inform you if any reduction of price will be available.
Cancellation until 7 days before departure no charge
For cancellation from 7 days before departure the 100% of the price will be charged
IMPORTANT: in any case of cancellation after confirmation a fee of 8% will be charged