Mantua and the rice road
Arrival in a holiday fam between Roncoferraro and Marmirolo. Dinner with the surprising dishes of the Mantuan tradition and overnight stay.
After breakfast, we will set out for Mantua for a guided tour of the city centre: this small but very enjoyable town, declared UNESCO heritage site together with Sabbioneta, offers several palaces, museums, churches and sites of interest to be visited.Lunch at your leisure Afterwards, we will visit Palazzo Te, a masterpiece by Giulio Romano, where we will admire the famous Halls of the Horses, Cupid and Psyche and the Giants. The day will end at Dispensa Contadina to find local products that are the fruit of ancient knowledge and manufacturing techniques consolidated over time, a collective heritage of rural families and local communities. Return to the holiday farm. Dinner and overnight stay.
After breakfast, we will reach Roncoferraro, the local capital of rice production. There, we will visit one of the most important rice mills in the area: the rice-field, the rice drying-area, the rice husker and, finally, the shop. We will stop at the rice mill also for a lunch based on rice.
PARTICIPANT FEE per person
- € 238.00 min. 4 participants
- € 213.00 min. 8 participants
The fee includes:
- double room accommodation at the holiday farm
- half board (breakfast and dinner)
- audio guide for Palazzo Te
- visit and lunch at the rice mill
- guided tour of Mantua (the city centre)
- medical and baggage insurance
The fee does not include:
- single room supplement
- drinks at meals
- admission tickets
- anything not specifically stated under “the fee includes”
On request, we can provide a minibus service for transport along the whole route.
Fee (min. 8 participants) € 60.00 per person
Other quotes on request.
ON THE ROAD TRAVEL
Phone: +39 0376 337149
Mobile:+39 342 8328292 +39 342 5133431 +39 342 8318235
Adress: Via Chiassi 20/E 46100 Mantova