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Taste and Drive in Parma: small-group food tour provided by Maestro Travel Experience

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Taste and Drive in Parma: small-group food tour

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 15/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 15/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Discover the traditional flavors of Emilia Romagna on this self-drive food tour. On board of your car, preceded by your food guide, go straight to the source of Parmigiano Reggiano and Prosciutto di Parma, discover how these exceptional products are made and enjoy the delicious flavours with a generous tasting. If you choose the full option (Three PDO products), you will also visit an ancient vinegar production house and savour balsamic vinegar of different ages.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Roadhouse Restaurant Parma
    Viale delle Esposizioni, 3/A, 43122 Parma PR, Italy
    Your guide will wait for you in front of the Roadhouse Restaurant, which is just outside Parma highway exit. Your guide will be holding a sign displaying the name of the tour.
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  • 1
    Roadhouse Restaurant Parma
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 2
    Consorzio del Formaggio Parmigiano Reggiano
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Consorzio Del Prosciutto Di Parma
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Consorzio Tutela Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale di Reggio Emilia DOP
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    Parma
    Parma, Province of Parma, Italy
    Since it's a self-drive tour, you will continue on to their destination independently.
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Departure Point
Roadhouse Restaurant Parma, Viale delle Esposizioni, 3/A, 43122 Parma PR, Italy
Duration
4–6 hours
Return Details
Parma, Province of Parma, Italy
Inclusions
  • Food tasting
  • Local wine
  • Single-use plastic set (cap, coat, shoe covers)
  • Professional Italian/English-speaking guide
  • Entry/Admission - Consorzio del Formaggio Parmigiano Reggiano
  • Entry/Admission - Consorzio Del Prosciutto Di Parma
  • Entry/Admission - Consorzio Tutela Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale di Reggio Emilia DOP
Exclusions
  • Transportation
  • Eventual purchase of products at the production factories
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • We strongly recommend arriving at the meeting point at least 10 minutes in advance. Due to tour schedule, we cannot leave later than 9:00 am. Should you be running late, please contact us immediately and we will tell you how to join the group independently at the first stop.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Jelle H wrote a review Sep 2020
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When you are in the neighberhood of Parma and you like delicacy, this tour is a must. We visted 3 sites and booked the optional afternoon trip to a Aceto Balsamico producer. We both enjoyed evrything and had a wonderful lunch with Proscuitto thanks to our great guide Elisa.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Stay525050 wrote a review Sep 2020
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The food tour was excellent! The guide, Elisa, helped us to discover the secrets behind famous foods of the region. It’s obvious she is really passionate about the subject and it’s easy to share the passion with her. How could you not - delicious parmiggiano reggiano, striking
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About the operator

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poutine2189
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This is a must-do while you are in Parma
I went on the full-day tour in December of 2019, and it was the highlight of my nearly two weeks in Europe. There
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eatrummel
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Delicious Day in the Parma Region
From start to finish this was a great day! Our guide, Elisa, was so friendly, knowledgeable, and animated... making
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437oliveb
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Cooking Class
Absolutely brilliant. Had a wonderful afternoon making, cooking and eating pasta. A must do experience when visiti
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Msdao7
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Incredible tour
Got my tour the day before (end of January so not busy) and I was delighted by all of the info on this tour. We did
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Luke2468
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Very Informative
Our guide was highly informative and gave us an insider’s view into the production of various products - We even go
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GrandTour487816
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Best tour ever!
You will be surprise how these products are made and understand why they are so good also for us was a revelation t
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Arn135
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Excellent- must do
This was such a great day and experience. We taken by Elisa who was fantastic. Her knowledge and enthusiasm was exc
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jjmweth
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Excellent tour
Our guide Silvia took us to see the Parmesan cheese being made and prosuitto being made. We followed the entire pro
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Chris R
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Fantastic tour exprience
Have done this tour twice now two years back to back - fantastic experience each time. Highly recommend, hope to do
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Manon B
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Amazing Tour, great experience
LOVED our guide. Learned so much and ate some tasty stuff! It was super neat to do something nobody gets to do in
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SydTraveller777
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Amazing Food Tour (Tastybus) !
We booked a full day food tour (parmigiano cheese, ham and balsamic vinegar) and Elisa was our guide. We learnt so
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Passenger429135
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Amazing!
Elisa is a fantastic guide! Very knowledgeable about every stop we made on the tour. I will definitely do this agai
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lampone1700
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Great guide
She was very knowledgeable about each phase of the tour. I will remember some of the things she taught us.
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Bridget E
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A fantastic morning. Can't recommend highly enough.
We booked the food tour at very short notice. If we had the time we would have done the full day. The tours of 'cat
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johnmR7534WZ
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A Food and Educational Experience
My wife and I had the pleasure of spending our time in Parma with Elissa from Maestro Travel Experience. The day be
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  • Duration: 4–6 hours
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