Wine tasting in Valtellina by train

55€ per person

Passion and tradition are the element to produce wines perfect for any occasion.

Spend unique moments among the vineyards and cellars of an historic winery, for a day that you will never forget. For those who want to fully enjoy a day in Valtellina, we have created these experiences to enjoy selected wine and wonderful views of this area. We will guide you through the landscapes and history of this amazing Lombard valley.


Timetable is customizable to customer’s needs (on request).

Please report food intolerances at the time of booking. Pets not allowed.

From Monday to Sunday
2 – 25+ Age
  • Destination
  • Departure
    Varenna-Esino train station
  • Return Time
    About 4 hours
  • Dress Code
    Shoes suitable for the visit at the vineyard, warm clothing suitable for the low temperature in the cellar (15°C – 59°F) and rain jacket in case of uncertain weather
  • Included
    Round-trip train tickets to Sondrio
    Street direction to get to the Winery from the train station
    Tasting of 4 wines
    Tour of the vineyard and the cellar with an english-speaking guide
  • Not Included
    2 hours e-bike rental
    30/40 minutes ride with "Lucia" boat
    A platter of local cured meats and cheeses
    Access to the SPA area
    Aperitivo with "Bellavista"
    Aperitivo with "Franciacorta" wine
    Aperitivo with Prosecco and appetizers
    At disposal: large pool and small pool for children
    Bike rental
    Boat tour of the center lake
    Changing rooms
    Complementary starter, water, two glasses of wine and coffee per person
    Daily entrance to the location with direct access to the lake.
    E-bike rental (at choice)
    Entrance ticket to the Orrido di Bellano and Ca' del Diavol
    Entrance ticket to the Silk Museum
    Entrance ticket to Vezio Castle
    Entrance ticket to Villa Balbianello and its Gardens
    Flight by seaplane
    Italian and English speaking-pilot
    Italian and English speaking-rower
    Italian and English speaking-tour guide
    Italian and English-speaking artist for a 2 hours long lesson
    Italian and English-speaking Captain
    Italian and English-speaking Chef
    Italian and English-speaking guide
    Italian, English, German, French-speaking tour guide
    Italian, English, German-speaking tour guide (occasionally French or Russian)
    Kit with front and rear lights, padlock, bell, mobile phone holder, high visibility vest
    One glass of wine
    Paintbrushes and paints
    Painting paper
    Paper maps with routes on cycle paths
    Rear seat for children 1-3 years (on request).
    Reserved sun chair on the grass (one per person -NO for children)
    Round trip train tickets to Abbadia Lariana
    Round-trip train tickets to Bellano
    Round-trip transfer by boat
    Round-trip transfer to Borgofrancone
    Round-trip transfer to Chiuro (Valtellina) by minibus
    Round-trip transfer to Como
    Small swimming pool for children
    Soccer field
    Street direction to get to the Orrido from the train station
    Street direction to get to the pier from the train station
    Street direction to get to the Silk Museum from the train station
    Supercar rental
    Tasting of 8 different types of cheese
    Tennis court rental
    Tennis equipment (rackets and balls) at choice
    Typical dinner
    Typical lunch
    Visit of the cheese factory
    Water and coffee
    Yoga lesson
Varenna-Esino train station
Departure by train and arrival in Sondrio after about 55 minutes.
Walk to the historic winery in the center of Sondrio (about 10 minutes) and meeting with the guide.
Participants will be taken to the Scarpatetti city vineyard. Be fascinated by the guide’s tales of the Valtellina vineyards of “Valtellina Superiore docg GRUMELLO”.
Continue with the visit of the historic cellar in the medieval village of Scarpatetti.
The experience will end with the tasting of 4 of the wines produced by the company: Rosso di Valtellina DOC, Valtellina Superiore DOCG Grumello, Valtellina Superiore DOCG grumello Vigna Le Prudenze, Sfursat di Valtellina DOCG.
Return by train to Varenna according to the railway calendar.

We require a deposit of 30% at the moment of booking, the balance should be paid 15 days before the scheduled service. If the balance is not paid by the scheduled deadline, the reservation will be considered cancelled and the deposit lost.For reservations made less than 15 days before the service the total payment amount is required.


The experience will be confirmed once the minimum number of participants is reached. Varenna Holidays will then send a confirmation or cancellation email the day before. In the event of extraordinary events that will prevent the smooth running of the experience, the entire amount paid will be refunded.


6% only for online payment


Refund of the entire amount paid for cancellation up to 7 days before the date of the experience. No refund in case of no-show.