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Lake Garda: Wine Tour and Tasting Experience in Bardolino

1. Lake Garda: Wine Tour and Tasting Experience in Bardolino

Taste the most important wines made in the area with the guidance of a professional Sommelier, who will walk you through the tasting process and explain what makes these Italian wines so unique.  The visit begins with a guided tour of the winery where you will learn about the methods and techniques of wine production. Journey through the traditions of high-quality wine production, from the harvest from the surrounding vineyards to the final stage of bottling.  At the end of the tour, enjoy an exclusive wine tasting experience where you will sample 2 red and 2 white wine varieties paired with local products.

From Lake Garda: Full-Day Guided Group Tour of Venice

2. From Lake Garda: Full-Day Guided Group Tour of Venice

Spend the day in one of the world’s most romantic cities on a full-day guided tour to Venice from Lake Garda. Travel across the Veneto on an air-conditioned bus, and hop on a private boat to the heart of the city. Finally, join a walking tour from St. Mark's Square to Rialto Bridge. Following your pick-up from various points in the Lake Garda region, including Limone, Riva del Garda and Bardolino, transfer to Venice with a short coffee break (at your expense) near Soave. Arrive in Venice by 11:00 AM and hop on a private boat and cross the lagoon to St. Mark's. Take a 40-minute walking tour of St. Mark's Square, complete with a guide and headphones, and see some of the city’s most famous landmarks, such as St. Mark's Basilica, the Bridge of Sighs, and the Campanile. Stroll the main streets to the Rialto Bridge and other monuments of “La Serenissima.” Learn more about the Republic of Venice and how it came to dominate the east and the west as the “Queen of the Adriatic.” The central district is teeming with beautiful squares, canals, crumbling mansions, ancient churches, artist workshops, and bridges — all of which you get to admire on this tour. In the afternoon, get some free time to relax and explore Venice on your own. Go off the beaten path for a more authentic look at everyday life in the city, or just sit back and people-watch in one of the many cafés of Piazza San Marco. At the end of the day trip, jump back on the boat to get from St. Mark's Square to the transfer bus at approximately 5:45 PM.

Bardolino: Half-Day Cruise on Lake Garda with Drinks

3. Bardolino: Half-Day Cruise on Lake Garda with Drinks

Delve into the past and traditions of the Lake Garde region on this boat trip. Come onboard the San Nicolò, a historical sailboat where the past and present become one. Enjoy an alternative half-day cruise on Lake Garde that combines relaxation, elegance, comfort, and enchanting landscapes. Depart from the harbor of Bardolino, and discover the lake's highlights. The first stage is Garda, followed by Punta San Vigilio and Isola del Garda, with their impressive villas. During the boat tour, stay refreshed with wine and water, and listen to music onboard. Enjoy time, too, to dive into the waters of the lake.

Peschiera: Half-Day Lake Garda Cruise

4. Peschiera: Half-Day Lake Garda Cruise

Discover the natural beauty of Lake Garda on a half-day trip from Peschiera del Garda. After visiting islands and natural parks, go for a swim and stop for a light lunch on board. Start your 4-hour cruise at lunch time with a brief explanation of the attractions you will see during navigation. Then relax and enjoy your natural surroundings as you cruise along to various points of interest. During the cruise you'll have the chance to see Lazise Castle, Rocca di Garda, Villa Canossa, Punta San Vigilio, Isola del Garda, Isola San Biagio, Baia Verde, Rocca di Manerba Natural Park, Jamaica Beach Sirmione and Grotte di Catullo. During the tour, take a swim directly from the boat, and enjoy a light lunch included in the tour price.

Bardolino: Garda Lake Winery Tour and Tasting

5. Bardolino: Garda Lake Winery Tour and Tasting

Discover the Bardolino area, its wine and olive oil in a family owned winery at the Garda Lake. The farm and the land are located on the Rocca del Garda, on the path that climbs up above the Rocca. The winery was founded after World War II by the grandfather of the wine maker. They started the production of Bardolino, a red wine obtained from the native Corvina, Rondinella, Molinara grapes, up to the present day, where the grandson took over the reins of the company bringing innovation in production, producing, as well as Bardolino Classic, its still and sparkling rosé versions. After the vineyards tour you can relax on the terrace and start tasting the following wines with local delicacies: Chiaretto di Bardolino Classico DOC Chiaretto Spumante BRUT DOC Bardolino Classico DOC OTTO Igt Rosso Veronese Get ready to live an amazing experience!

Lake Garda: Historic Castle Cruise with Wine Tasting

6. Lake Garda: Historic Castle Cruise with Wine Tasting

Discover the charm of Lake Garda on a half-day speedboat tour, where you will see the various castles and villas, enjoy a regional wine tasting, and get a chance to swim in its refreshing waters. Start your cruise from Sirmione’s harbor, located next to the Scaligero Castle of Sirmione, offering a perfect postcard view as you start your lake cruise.  Continue towards the Lazise Castle, a medieval fortress with imposing towers and defense walls. Enjoy a wine tasting in Bardolino guided by a professional sommelier who will explain to you the unique characteristics of this regional wine.  Take a dive into the emerald lake waters to cool off and enjoy a relaxing break at the shores of Villa Canossa. Admire the timeless beauty of Torri del Benaco Scaligero Castle, a fortress of Roman origins, before navigating back to the Port of Sirmione.

Half-Day Wine Tasting Tour in Valpolicella from Lake Garda

7. Half-Day Wine Tasting Tour in Valpolicella from Lake Garda

Enjoy a relaxing wine tasting experience with a small group and a wine expert. Discover a range of wines at two wineries in the Valpolicella wine region on a half-day trip. Meet your guide at the Take Time Bike Shop in Bardolino. Climb aboard the air-conditioned van to discover hilly landscapes, lush vineyards, and olive trees. First, stop at a local winery in the heart of Valpolicella. Meet the producer and learn the secrets to Amarone wine production during a tour of the cellar and vineyards. Then, savor some fine wines, including Amarone and Ripasso, paired with local products. After taking stunning pictures of the hills and vineyards, head to a second local winery to enjoy another tasting where you will compare the perfume of the wines. Learn about this family-run business. See the barrels, drying process, and vineyards. Enjoy the enchanting stories shared by the winemaker and your expert wine guide before returning to Bardolino.

Bardolino Tour: Bike, water park & wine

8. Bardolino Tour: Bike, water park & wine

With the guide of local experts, we will discover the places of production of Garda Dop oil and Bardolino Doc wines. The tour starts at 09:30 am with the meeting point at Tenuta Nobiltron. I will take you through the vineyard rows and the olive trees, and we will taste the famous Garda Dop oil of our production, accompanied by typical cheeses and cold cuts. Through narrow streets and paths surrounded by greenery we will visit with the best landscape sites of Lake Garda with breathtaking views. All this always riding a flaming E-Bike: the best way to fully enjoy the experience of visiting the morainic hills of Lake Garda. If you want, adding the price of the ticket to the experience, we can make a refreshment and fun stop to a water park and then continue towards Tenuta Nobiltron. The return is scheduled around 04:30 pm.

Lake Garda: Bardolino Market Boat Trip

9. Lake Garda: Bardolino Market Boat Trip

Head to Bardolino on a boat and spend the afternoon exploring this inviting village. Visit the famous market and browse the crafts and tasty food, try the world-famous wine, and explore the delights of the city center. You’ll be picked up from Portese, San Felice, or Manerba, then head straight to Bardolino. On the way, admire the stunning views of Punta San Vigilio and Baia delle Sirena.  Upon arrival, get off the boat and explore the sights of Bardolino. This village is a must-do for all wine lovers, with its vineyards and red wines famous all around the world.  Visit historic churches or the Zini Wine Museum, or just take a peaceful stroll along the streets of the center. Enjoy a drink in one of its many bars, buy a souvenir in the shops of the historic center, and walk among the colorful stalls of Lake Garda’s most famous market. At this weekly market, you’ll find delicious tasty food and clever crafts, often from neighboring countries. Try the specialty cheeses, hunt for bargains, and buy fresh produce. Spend your 2.5-hour trip enjoying yourself as you like, before returning in the early afternoon.

Peschiera del Garda: Vintage FIAT 500 Rental

10. Peschiera del Garda: Vintage FIAT 500 Rental

Experience Italy like a true Italian. Rent and drive a historic Fiat 500 for a full-day trip of freedom. Leave from Peschiera on a self-drive tour to explore the lake territory and the surrounding landscapes. With this rental, you decide how to spend your time. Ride through the country roads, travel freely to discover the small villages around Lake Garda, or stop to take photos. See where the road takes you or follow a recommended itinerary.

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What people are saying about Bardolino

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 585 reviews

My friend and I had a fabulous day out (12-4pm) on this trip. The compare asked us what languages we spoke and then he gave a running commentary in every language fluently! We had lunch , which was a bowl of pasta in tomato sauce, which was fine and we could choose a drink from the bar. We went along the lake Garda and then stopped at an appropriate spot for us to get off the boat and swim . The weather was hot and this was really most welcome. There was a short platform for people to jump or dive into the water or if you were oldies like us (in our 70’s) there were steps you could go down. We all laughed and played in the water with the boats floats, great fun . It was a brilliant end to a few days in Verona, we had been to see the opera on Sunday and finished our holiday with this trip. Really lovely thanks .

Excellent tour! We had a great captain. Purchased extra bottle of wine at the wine tasting, 8.50 Euro. Trip was as advertised. Definitely rate as a Recommend.

A beautiful boat and the crew were very helpful. I very much enjoyed our trip around the lake. A perfect afternoon

Excellent experience, learned so much and fabulous wines!

Très belle expérience et endroit absolument magnifique