When the journey turns into the desire to stay
We are located on the “Wine Path of the Trasimeno Hills,” which has been designed to make all visitors feel the unique harmony, culture, and quality of the land. You will feel the unique charm and spirit of Umbria in every delicious glass of wine. Here, you can enjoy complex flavors while forgetting your complicated responsibilities back home. The first glass will set you at ease. The second glass will make you comfortable. The third will set you free.
The hidden reality comes out, Dionysus triumphs.
During the month of September, l’Azienda Agricola Pucciarella, one of the most famous and active wineries of the “Wine Path of the Trasimeno Hills” holds its annual harvest in the Umbrian hills half way between Perugia and Lake Trasimeno. Hotel el Patio in the cooperation with l’Azienda Agricola Pucciarella will provide you with the unique opportunity to watch this manual procedure.
- 9.30: Meet near the winery’s La Villa location 4 km from the hotel. A breakfast of homemade honey, cakes, grape marmalade, and crostatas will be served there.
Later, a welcome drink will be served followed by a presentation of surrounding places, vineyards, and olive groves
- 10.30: Groups will be formed for the manual harvest in the vineyard a few meters from the winery. Proper equipment will be provided.
- 12.30: Return to the winery for a wine press and processing demonstration.
- 14.00: Traditional vintage lunch based on typical products of the winery.
- 16.00: Wine tasting
Total price of only € 45,00
Reservations must be made at least one week in advance.
The event serves at least 40 participants.
Excursions and Wine tasting
We are located within a region rich with wineries and wine cellars. Many of them are located less than a 15 minute drive from the hotel. We have created two programs for wine lovers to explore some of the best vineyards Umbria has to offer.
Excursions in a winery
Visit the winery and aging rooms with a demonstration of the production process, a qualified wine tasting performed by a sommelier with a professional description of the characteristics of each wine. The tasting is accompanied by typical products of the region such as Pecorino cheese and salami etc.
Price from € 8,00
In addition to the basic program there will be a light lunch based on localy produced products such as emmer, salami, cheese, bruschetta, olive oil, the spectacular wines of the winery, and for dessert tozzetti and the dessert wine Vino Santo.
Price from € 20,00