Tastes and Traditions of Sorrento Peninsular
Highlights of the tour and options:
- Guided tour of local various activities: lemon and orange groves, grape vines and olive trees, taste local produce and hands on experience of making your own pizza!
- Free time in Sorrento for shopping, enjoy a delicious cappuccino or ice-cream at the local cafes, enjoy wondering through the lively and colourful alleyways of the town centre.
This tour is ideal for those who wish to discover the local culinary traditions of the Sorrento Peninsular.
The morning begins here in the hills of Sorrento overlooking the Bay of Naples. Visiting various local activities, you will have the opportunity to walk through orange and lemon orchards, visit the grape vines and olive groves. Taste the fresh lemon juice as you learn how some of our local cheeses are made, such as: Ricotta, Mozzarella, Caciotta and Provolone del Monaco D.O.P. Taste them as well as the homemade marmalades. On the farm is also produced the local Salami and Extra Virgin Olive Oil is pressed. Everything is accompanied with a delicious glass of red wine.
Upon request, the possibility of a descriptive and detailed olive oil tasting by a local olive oil factory, sample 15 different types of seasoned extra virgin olive oil served with fresh baked bread.
We suggest you do not have a big breakfast!
Now it’s time for you to venture on a hands-on experience and make your own pizza, prepared using the grandmother’s natural yeast for lunch. Sweeten your mouth with the typical homemade Limoncello in the respect of local traditions!
In the afternoon, our driver will accompany you to Sorrento. Situated on a picturesque plateau cliff face overlooking the sea with breath-taking scenery overlooking the Bay of Naples. Sorrento famous for its narrow cobblestone streets full of local handicrafts, fashion, handmade sandals and sweets. Here you will have some free time to explore the town. Enjoy!