Delta Vacations’ Tastes of Italy Itineraries

In Florence, guests learn about the production and ageing process of Chianti wines.
In Florence, guests learn about the production and aging process of Chianti wines.

Delta Vacations’ new tastes of Italy itineraries feature wine and olive oil-themed tours, private car service for up to six guests, and English-speaking guides. On the Florence Countryside and the Chianti Classico Wine Tasting Tour, starting at $826 dbl, guests spend the day learning about the production and aging process of Chianti wines, in addition to going on wine tastings and enjoying a traditional lunch at Ristorante La Scuderia. The Olive Oil and Wine Tasting Tour is a 1-day excursion priced at $943 dbl; it takes place in the Frascati Hills of the Lazio region near Rome. The tour features visits to the Azienda Agricola Casale Marchese Winery, the Tenuta Colle Picchioni Winery, and a sampling of olive oils, as well as a tour of the ancient town of Frascati plus lunch at Osteria Zaraza.

Delta Vacations also added five new properties to its Italy portfolio, including The Hotel Lungarno in Florence; The Hotel Delle Nazioni in Rome; the Ludovisi Palace in Rome; the Hotel Monaco and Grand Canal in Venice; and the Hotel La Palma Capri. For more information, call (800) 727-1111 or visit worldagentdirect.com.