Basilicata
Destination
3 hours
Duration
Ita-Eng
Language
2+
People

Food and Wine Tour to discover Barile!

Go on a fantastic food and wine tour to discover the town and wine tradition of Barile! Visit the famous village in Basilicata with the guide. Explore the vineyards and the wine cellar. Taste fine wines from Basilicata, paired with typical local foods.


What you’ll do

  • Explore the Lucanian village of Barile with a professional tour guide
  • Visit the wine estate with its vineyards, historic cellar and modern winery
  • Taste 6 wines from Basilicata directly at the winery
  • Enjoy a tasting of typical Lucanian foods (focaccia, cold cuts and cheese)

Price per person: from € 65


What to expect

Come and discover the history and food and wine traditions of Barile, in Basilicata!

This is one of the villages in Basilicata of Arbëreshe (Greek-Albanian) origin, whose language, traditions and religious cults have been preserved for centuries. In the north of Basilicata, in the Monte Vulture area, this picturesque village has a charming location on two hills separated by a ravine.

Barile is also known as the town of olive oil and wine. Just outside the village, it is possible to visit the ‘Sheshë’ (“square”) wine cellars. These are characteristic, tiny, handcrafted houses with colourful doors where the highly prized Aglianico del Vulture wine is stored.

Set off on an all-round food and wine tour to discover the enchanting village of Barile and a winery with its own history.

A journey that is first cultural and then wine-tasting, covering the more than 400 years of history of this small Lucanian town and its ancient wine making tradition.

The tour of the town and the winery ends with a tasting of typical Lucanian foods and 6 wines: Falanghina Basilicata IGT, Aglianico del Vulture DOC, Aglianico del Vulture DOC (double vintage), Aglianico del Vulture DOC (double vintage).

Where Barile, Potenza – 80 minutes from Matera
When Every day, with 48 hours’ notice

Duration 3 hours

Start time 10 a.m.
Important information
  • Comfortable clothing is required for the walk through the village and vineyards
  • Please select the language of the experience when booking
  • A return transfer service is available on request
What’s included
Guided tour of Barile
Guided tour of vineyards, historical & modern winery
Wine tasting – 6 local wines
Food tasting – typical Lucanian foods
What’s not included
Transport

Price per person:

  • € 65 – Italian Language
  • € 95 – English Language

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The Food Expert:

The Tour Operator was founded in 2006, in Matera. We are very proud to introduce travellers to the best of the Lucanian territory and beyond! We are currently able to satisfy all types of travel needs, from individual to group travel, both as an Incoming and Outgoing solution.


Cancellation policy: all bookings for the food and wine tour in Barile, Basilicata can be cancelled within 3 days from the start date of the experience. Read the Terms and Conditions.

tour operator matera

The Tour Operator was founded in 2006, in Matera.

We are very proud to introduce travellers to the best of the Lucanian territory and beyond! We are currently able to satisfy all types of travel needs, from individual to group travel, both as an Incoming and Outgoing solution.

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