Sabina Dop Olive Oil Tour In The Roman Countryside

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Follow your host on a fascinating day-tour back to the roots of Italian olive oil tradition.

You'll discover the enchanted Sabina region, just 30 km North of Rome, along with the secrets of one of the best olive oils in the world: the Sabina DOP (protected designation of origin). You’ll taste a variety of different olive oils and learn the difference between a mass-produced oil and a high-end product, what makes an olive oil great...
Follow your host on a fascinating day-tour back to the roots of Italian olive oil tradition.

You'll discover the enchanted Sabina region, just 30 km North of Rome, along with the secrets of one of the best olive oils in the world: the Sabina DOP (protected designation of origin). You’ll taste a variety of different olive oils and learn the difference between a mass-produced oil and a high-end product, what makes an olive oil great and what you need to know to pick a good olive oil from a bad one.

After that, you’ll move to the medieval village of Palombara Sabina and visit the breathtaking

Ulivone, as locals call one of the oldest and largest olive trees in Europe!

A delicious lunch at a traditional agriturismo will be the cherry on the cake of a spectacular experience.
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Itinerary Details

On this private tour you'll get to visit the enchanted Sabina region, a pristine land just 30 km North of Rome. A perfect getaway from the crowds of the Eternal City to peacefully enjoy the rural side of Italy!

Your local host will guide you on a unique journey through unspoilt lands, where olive groves and oak woods stretch as far as the eye can see, embraced by the Apennine Mountains and scattered with picturesque medieval towns, castles and monasteries.

Ancient Romans planted their first olive trees in this region, where local farmers still proudly produce one of the best Extra Virgin Olive Oils (EVOOs) in Italy.

You'll have an exclusive opportunity to visit one of those farms and to discover the secrets of a local culinary gem:  the Sabina DOP (Protected Designation of Origin).

After a special tasting of different varieties of EVOOs, you'll take a nice trip to...
On this private tour you'll get to visit the enchanted Sabina region, a pristine land just 30 km North of Rome. A perfect getaway from the crowds of the Eternal City to peacefully enjoy the rural side of Italy!

Your local host will guide you on a unique journey through unspoilt lands, where olive groves and oak woods stretch as far as the eye can see, embraced by the Apennine Mountains and scattered with picturesque medieval towns, castles and monasteries.

Ancient Romans planted their first olive trees in this region, where local farmers still proudly produce one of the best Extra Virgin Olive Oils (EVOOs) in Italy.

You'll have an exclusive opportunity to visit one of those farms and to discover the secrets of a local culinary gem:  the Sabina DOP (Protected Designation of Origin).

After a special tasting of different varieties of EVOOs, you'll take a nice trip to the medieval village of Palombara Sabina, where you'll visit one of the oldest and largest olive trees in Europe: the monumental Ulivone (as locals call it).

After breathing in all this beauty, you'll enjoy a delicious meal at a local agriturismo (rural, traditional restaurant) with a tasting of local specialties, guided by your experienced host.

That's also the best way to learn something more about the different uses of the royalty of local products: the unique Sabina DOP olive oil.

The highlight of the day would be a free sample of olive oil to take back home with you to remember the flavors of this magical land (one bottle per group).

Please consider that the itinerary can be 100% personalized according to your needs, so let us know and we'll be happy to create a tailor-made experience just for your group.

Do not hesitate, submit your request and get ready for an adventure of a lifetime!

ITINERARY:


Car pick up at the railway station of Pianabella di Montelibretti (*)


Visit to a local farm producing Sabina DOP Extra Virgin Olive Oil


Olive oil tasting


Visit to the medieval village of Palombara Sabina and its Ulivone (monumental olive tree)


Lunch break at a local agriturismo


Car drop off at the railway station of Pianabella di Montelibretti

MEETING POINT: (*)

Railway station of Pianabella di Montelibretti (further details at booking)

START TIME: 10:30 am 

DURATION: 6 hours

 (*) Private transfers from/to Rome city center can be arranged upon request

Important Details

Included
  • Visit to a local farm producing Sabina DOP extra virgin olive oil;
  • Olive oil tasting;
  • 4-course lunch at a local agriturismo (traditional country restaurant)
  • Lunch
  • Visit to the medieval village of Palombara Sabina and its monumental Ulivone (one of the oldest and largest olive trees in Europe)
  • Private day-tour with a olive oil local expert;
  • Car pick-up and drop-off at Pianabella di Montelibretti railway station (25 min. from Roma Tiburtina station)
Not Included
  • Transfers from/to Rome city center;
  • Other drinks and food;
Departure Point
Pianabella di Montelibretti railway station
10:30 AM
Return Details
Pianabella di Montelibretti railway station
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code: comfortable clothes and shoes are highly recommended;
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult;
  • Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking;
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.