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18 BEST Wine Tours & Wine Tasting in Verona [2024]

Looking for a wine experience in Verona? There’s not a better region in northern Italy to do so! Check out my comprehensive list of wine tours & wine tastings in Verona. 

Step into the fascinating world of Veneto wine, one of the most celebrated wine regions in the country. From its beloved Amarone and Valpolicella wines that are typical of the area to exquisite Prosecco, grappa, and other bold reds, the varieties you’ll get to taste are numerous and utterly delicious. 

Experiencing the magic of wine, from touring the vineyards where the grapes grow to learning how they turn into wine, and visiting the cellars where it’s aged, is priceless for wine lovers.

The best part is that after becoming an almost connoisseur with your tour, you’ll get to sample different wines and appreciate their nuances on your expert palate. It’s certainly one of the best things to do in Verona! 

If you’re excited for a real wine adventure, check out the list I’ve put together with the very best 18 wine tours & wine tastings in Verona. From city tasting sessions to escapades into the countryside, you’re bound to find the perfect activity for you. 

👉 Why can you trust my picks? As someone who grew up in nearby Bologna and has spent years helping people explore Italy’s wonders, I’ve got a knack for identifying quality tours. Though I’m not a wine expert, I’ve been meticulous in picking out Verona wine tours that offer the best value and experience. Trust in my selections to give you an authentic taste of Verona’s unique wine landscape.

I usually use Viator and Get Your Guide to book activities around the world. I especially recommend them for their fantastic cancellation policy, which allows you to cancel most tours up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.

The BEST Amarone & Valpolicella Wine Tours from Verona 

▶️ On this Discover Valpolicella Vineyards and Wine Tasting Experience, step into a cozy Verona winery in Marano di Valpolicella, completely surrounded by rolling hills and beautiful vineyards. 

 Stroll through the property, soaking in wine stories from your expert guide and visiting a 17th-century cellar. You will visit a unique spot called Fruttaio, where grapes are dried traditionally, and get a behind-the-scenes look at the crafting of amazing wines.

Then, enjoy a Ripasso, Amarone, and Valpolicella wine tasting paired with organic olive oil, local cheese, and salami. The experience doesn’t end here, as you’ll get to visit beautiful places in the area including Tenuta Santa Maria Valverde and Capitello al Gazzo. 

📝 This tour includes: Winery visit, tasting of red dry wines, and local appetizers. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ Hop in an air-conditioned minivan and embark on this spectacular Amarone Wine Trail Tour From Verona. Sip the famous Ripasso and Amarone wines at Valpolicella’s finest wineries after touring two beautiful cellars with your small group and guide. 

You’ll also discover the art of crafting Amarone wine, and the nuances that make it so special. This Verona wine tasting experience lasts 4 hours and is capped at 8 participants. 

📝 This tour includes: Transportation, a professional guide, winery visit, and 2 wine tastings. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ Explore the heart of Italian wine on this Valpolicella Wine Tour: 3 Wineries, refined lunch & unique Amarone tastings. Embark on a journey through scenic Marano di Valpolicella, stopping at three exquisite wineries where you’ll savor delectable wines that include the renowned Amarone, Ripasso and Recioto varieties. 

Witness the magic of winemaking, from grape to bottle, and discover Amarone’s unique creation process from your passionate leader. Indulge in a traditional lunch, perfectly paired with Valpolicella wine, and spend the afternoon strolling through vineyards, learning about indigenous grapes, sipping more wine and ending the tour with a grappa toast.  

📝 This tour includes: Roundtrip transportation, wine tastings, a visit to 3 wineries, snacks, and lunch. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

The BEST Prosecco Tour from Verona

Delve into a full-day escapade with the Prosecco & Classic Method Sparkling Wine Tour, with light lunch from Verona. You’ll hit the road and head to the Colli Berici region, renowned for its Prosecco and scenic landscapes. 

Start your day by venturing to an acclaimed winery where organic Prosecco extra dry and pas dosé is produced. You’ll tour the 16th-century estate and its vineyards, and after a delectable tasting sit down for a tasty lunch.  

You’ll then visit a second family-run winery to continue discovering the secrets of Prosecco making and soak in panoramic vistas over the vineyards. This 6-hour immersive journey is delicious and awe-inspiring in equal parts!

📝 This tour includes: Roundtrip transportation, an expert guide, wine tasting, snacks, and Prosecco lessons. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

Wine Tasting in Verona, Italy

▶️ Indulge in a Wine Tasting with Panoramic View of Verona to savor organic local wines mere steps from the winery where they’re produced, paired with a platter of local cheeses and cold cuts. 

You’ll be treated to five glasses of wine, including Valpolicella Superiore, Amarone, Terra Gialla, and Valpolicella Ripasso, while sitting on a terrace overlooking Verona, and getting to explore the Giovanni Ededrle winery and vineyards. 

📝 This tour includes: A guided tour of the winery, five glasses of wine, and appetizers. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ Discover the heart of Verona through this lively Wine Tasting near Juliet’s House Experience. It takes place at aperitivo time, and you’ll be treated to a feast of four local wines, from sparkling Prosecco to rich Valpolicella reds, and a platter of cured ham, salami, and cheeses. 

Immerse yourself in engaging wine stories from your guide, and learn the secrets of perfect food and wine pairings and tasting techniques in a traditional wine bar near the popular Casa di Giulietta. 

📝 This tour includes: Tasting of four wines with food pairings, and an expert guide. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ Explore the secrets of Amarone Wine Experience at Montresor Winery in Verona. Accompanied by an expert guide, unveil the ancient art of winemaking during a cellar tour and at the interactive museum. 

Once you’ve learned the basics of wine production and discovered the types of wine that are typical to this region, you’ll be treated to a guided tasting of Valpolicella, Amarone, and Prosecco wines. Pair the wines with the perfect snacks, and relax in the cozy ambiance of the tasting room. 

📝 This tour includes: A guided wine-tasting session and food pairings. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

Verona Wine Tours by E-Bike

▶️ Saddle up on a bicycle for this Verona: Amarone Countryside E-Bike Tour and Wine Tasting that will enable you to enjoy the glorious bucolic scenery as you glide with the wind on your face. 

 Leave the city behind and roll into Valpolicella’s scenic hills, where you’ll explore the land of the famous Amarone wine. Snap pictures of the lush vineyards you’ll pass by, and visit a local winery to learn about the production of local wine and taste some of the region’s best wines. 

The tour is limited to 10 participants, ensuring an intimate experience and plenty of room for you to interact with the winemakers and ask your questions. 

📝 This Verona wine tour includes: E-bike and helmet rental, a local wine expert, a winery visit, and wine tasting. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ On this Verona: Valpolicella Wine Self-Guided E-Bike Tour & Tastings you’ll zoom through the region’s vineyards, olive groves, and villas on your two-wheeled vehicle, guiding your way with a fabulous app. 

You’ll pick your ride in Verona in the morning, and then follow the directions to visit a local winery, where you’ll sample four wines paired with cheese and salami. The tour is for small groups, capped at 8 participants. 

📝 This tour includes: E-bike and helmet rental, a downloadable app, and wine tasting with snacks. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

Food & Wine Tours in Verona

▶️ Join The Verona Food, Wine & History, Lunch/sunset aperitif & skip the line cable car for a fun-filled half-day adventure. Choose your preferred time – either at noon or in the evening – and get ready to delve into Verona’s wine culture and spectacular landscapes. 

Wander through charming streets, savoring local gastronomic treasures at old eateries and wine bars as you admire the city’s landmarks. Indulge in tasty bites and a scrumptious main course for lunch, or savor the best aperitivo snacks with wine and Spritz as the sun sets.  

You’ll also be treated to a sommelier-guided wine tasting, and ride the panoramic cable car to the highest part of the city for awe-striking views. The tour itinerary is modified to suit each season. 

📝 This tour includes: A walking tour, a guide, funicular tickets, wine tasting, and all food and drinks. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ Dive into a flavorful experience on this Verona: Food Tour with Amarone Wine Tasting. You’ll explore the city in a unique way: instead of architectonical landmarks, hit gastronomic gems as your foodie guide leads the way. 

Discover secret tortellini spots for a bite of freshly-made pasta, sip Valpolicella wines during an informative tasting, indulge in espresso with pastries to satisfy your sweet tooth and refuel, and visit an enchanting bottega for some bread with cheeses and cold cuts. 

Your tour will end with delicious gelato and your guide’s recommendations as to where to eat the best food in the city, and which attractions are worth visiting during your stay.

📝 This tour includes: A guided food walking tour, an expert guide, food tasting stops, and wine tasting. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ This Eat Drink Walk Verona – Local Food & Wine Tour with Dinner and Wine Tasting is the perfect city walking tour for foodies. The goal is not to reach beautiful monuments but to visit delicious hidden eateries and authentic hotspots. 

Led by a local guide, you’ll uncover the city’s culinary gems by indulging in a delicious Italian aperitivo featuring cheeses, cured meats, and a glass of wine. You’ll then be treated to a wine tasting session of three regional varieties, and a delectable Amarone risotto for dinner…But the evening doesn’t end here! 

Relish homemade Italian desserts such as sbrisolona and torta delle rose paired with espresso, and cap off the night with a glass of Amaro liqueur. 

📝 This tour includes: A foodie guide, aperitino, dinner, wine tasting, coffee, and Amaro. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

Private Wine Tours from Verona

▶️ On this Amarone Wine Tour with 2 Wineries Lunch and Private Transfer, you and up to 7 of your friends will explore two historic vineyards on the outskirts of Verona. Get ready to witness Amarone wine production and savor 10 (!!) diverse wines after a crash course into winemaking from your expert guide. 

Savor the taste of Amarone, Valpolicella, and Recioto wines, and relish a 3-course lunch at a local trattoria. This Verona wine tour includes roundtrip transfers, but if you have your own car you can opt out of it and choose the self-drive alternative.

📝 This tour includes: Private transfers, wine tasting, a 3-course lunch, and guided visit to 2 wineries. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ Join this Soave Borgo wine day trip with light lunch & 2 wineries that takes you into the Veneto countryside, where you’ll be able to immerse yourself in the flavors of Northern Italy’s wine scene. 

Explore the medieval allure of Soave, wandering around the village and taking in the views, and pay a visit to local wineries where you’ll get to learn the process of wine making from the grape to the bottle. You’ll sample different Veronese wines paired with snacks, and enjoy a light lunch. 

📝 This tour includes: Wine tasting, bottled water, snacks, lunch, and a visit to 2 wineries. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ A day of culinary and wine wonders awaits with this Veneto: Amarone Cooking and Tasting Experience in a Villa. Explore Amarone vineyards, savor private sommelier tastings of rich red wines, and grasp the art of crafting fresh pasta, all in one day!

You’ll be transferred in a luxury vehicle to a spectacular villa, and after touring its premises you’ll dive into the world of wine with a visit to the winery and a generous guided wine-tasting session. 

Finally, roll up your sleeves for a hands-on cooking class in which you’ll master the art of pasta-making. There’s no better way to cap off the day than by indulging in your own culinary creations paired with delicious local wines, and having a sweet bite for dessert.

📝 This tour includes: Roundtrip transportation, a private tour of the villa and the winery, wine tasting, cooking class, and lunch with wine pairings. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

Winery Visits in the Verona Area (No Transfer)

▶️ Set off on an exclusive adventure in Veneto’s wine country with this 6 Wine Tasting in Valpolicella Classica: the cradle of Amarone. Wander through time-honored vineyards and delve into the depths of the barrel cellar as your wine passionate guide lets you in on every step of the wine-making process. 

You’ll have a chat with a local winemaker, and indulge in the flavors of Amarone and Valpolicella wines during a delectable tasting. Plus, discover an icehouse that’s been transformed into an aging room, and benefit from the multiple departure times to best fit the tour into your schedule. 

📝 This tour includes: A guided tour, wine tastings, breadsticks, and bottled water. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ Embark on this captivating Bardolino Wine Experience to wander through lush vineyards, where you’ll discover 11 organic grape varieties and learn about them from your expert guide. Tour a winery cellars, and learn everything that goes on in the process of winemaking, from gravity flow techniques to barrel aging. 

After you’ve been introduced to this ancient art, you’ll be treated to a guided tasting extravaganza, sipping on four stellar wines that include two DOCs, and two IGT – a red and a white one. The tasting will be generously paired with Veronese cheeses, coppa, and salami. 

📝 This tour includes: A tour of the vineyards and cellar, wine tasting, food pairings, and bottled water. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ How does a Verona: Truffle Hunting Experience & Amarone Tasting sound? Join an expert Italian Tartufaro for a thrilling truffle hunt in the woods, learning the secrets and techniques needed to hunt for scorzone truffles. 

The woods are conveniently located around a winery, where you’ll head after the hunt for a tour of the cellars and a delectable tasting of Amarone wines. The meal you’ll get to relish alongside the wines includes local delicacies and, as expected, tasty scorzone truffles. 

Note: Truffle hunting is a seasonal experience. In the winter it will be replaced with a tour of the farmhouse and vineyards. 

📝 This truffle tour and wine tasting near Verona includes: Truffle hunt, cellar tour, wine and truffle tasting, and a local meal. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

Wine Tours & Wine Tasting in Verona FAQ 

What season is best for wine tours in Verona? 

The best time of year to do a wine tour in Italy is spring, when the vines spring back to life after being dormant, and fall when the harvest happens. 

What wine is popular in Verona? 

The Veneto region is famous for its DOC wines Amarone and Valpolicella, both of which are bold, rich reds and beloved both in Italy and abroad. 

  • Stefania Guglielmi

    Stefania Guglielmi is the founder of Every Steph. Originally from Bologna, Italy, she's been traveling full-time since 2016 and has visited over 50 countries across 6 continents. She believes sustainable travel and luxury travel can go hand in hand and has been advocating for responsible tourism since 2014. Stefania's advice and travel experiences have been featured in important publications such as Business Insider, Refinery29, and Yahoo Money.