Cagliari Shore Excursion: Wine, Cheese and Extra Virgin Oil Tasting Experience
When you think of Italy, many things probably come to mind, including wine and cheese. Enjoy this tasty day of samples with wine, cheese, and gourmet olive oil!
Meet your local guide at your cruise terminal in Cagliari to begin a wine and cheese tasting delight! You will board your transportation and head out through the beautiful heart of the Sardinian island of Cagliari. Your first stop is Serdiana, an area situated on gently rolling land that is rich in tradition as well as magnificent olive groves, fields, and vineyards. The nation has produced bread, oil, and wine for centuries. You will have approximately an hour and a half to enjoy a visit to the best winery in the southern part of Sardinia. You will taste two white wines and two reds. To further please your palate, rich cheeses, and cured meat with accompanying the wine samples. Before leaving, you will be able to spend some time shopping at the wineryâ€™s store where you can take advantage of a significant discount on any purchases.
Next, you are off to Donori, another small municipality that lacks in size but is huge in cheese production! You will learn all about the process involved in the production of cheese from your guided visit (please note that wonâ€™t be able to enter into the production area). The modern factory produces 500,000 pieces of cheese annually.Â
You will have the opportunity to sample 3 pecorino kinds of cheese and three goat kinds of cheese (30 days, three months aged, and a minimum of six months aged).
Also, you can shop in the factory store before moving on to your last stop in Dolianova, a small agricultural town.
Dolianova, which means â€śplace of oil,â€ť is famous for its olive oil. You will spend about an hour and a half in the oil mills, learning how to recognize an excellent olive oil along with tasting the olives, oils, homemade wine, and other local fares.
At the end of your visit to Dolianova, you will board your transportation. As you drive back to your Cagliari cruise terminal, your knowledgeable guide will share even more of his expertise with you, along with amusing anecdotes. If you love wine and cheese, you really should not pass up this incredible adventure.Â
City and Port tax
Flexible Tour, anyway our guests should meet our guide at least one hour after the docking time.
Wine tasting only for +18 years old
- We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 48 hours or less before event
- We will charge a cancellation fee of 10% if booking is cancelled 365 days or less before event