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From Milan: Full-Day Pavia & Oltrepo Pavese Tour

Product ID: 78911
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Pavia is a real gem of architecture. Pavia is ideal for a day trip (just a 40 minute drive from Milan). During this tour, you will enjoy the history and culture of Pavia and taste the delicatessen and wine with your private driver and professional guide.
About this activity
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Duration: 9 hours
Starting time 9:30 AM
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Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Pick-up from your hotel.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Drive you to Pavia, a city famed for its 100 towers
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Have lunch and a wine tasting
Full description
In the morning, your driver and professional guide will pick you up from your hotel and will drive you to Pavia, a city famed for its 100 towers, currently retains the charms of its ancient past thanks to its historic monuments including its university which was founded in 1361. Pavia includes a large number of well-preserved medieval and early Renaissance buildings, churches and ancient squares. You will visit the Ponte Coperto, also known as the Ponte Vecchio. Also make sure to visit the Church of San Michele, the duomo and Castello Visconteo, which includes works dating from medieval times to the 20th century.

After the visit, your driver will escort you to Oltrepo Pavese Region for your wine tour. This region is known locally as the Tuscany of the north for its beautiful rolling hills and its medieval hamlets. Your tour will include a visit of a winery followed by a wine tasting served with Salame di Varzi an authentic regional product made only in this area. Enjoy the countryside in Lombardy, you'll have time for a relaxing stroll and exploration of the traditional food and wine of the area having lunch in a local agriturismo/ trattoria.  

After lunch, relax and you will continue to Certosa di Pavia, considered one of the most unique buildings in Lombardy. Located 8 kilometers north of Pavia, this historic complex was founded as an ex voto at the end of the 15th century and encompasses a monastery, a sanctuary and beautiful gardens. After the visit, your driver will escort you back to your accommodation in Milan.
Includes
  • Round trip private transfer
  • Tour escort at disposal full-day
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food tasting
  • Lunch
  • Wine tasting
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
Know before you go
• Informative, friendly and professional guide
• Professional driver at disposal

From £346.17 per person

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Product ID: 78911