Parmigiano cheese, culatello, Fidenza Village
The tour is available from Mondays to Saturdays.
You will be picked up from your accommodation/location at 8:30am and from here we will head to the Parmigiano Cheese Factory. The tour commences with a brief history of Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese. You will then proceed inside the factory where you will be able to see the production of the cheese taking place beginning with watching the ‘Cheesemakers’ pulling the cheese from the milk vats. You will then be taken to the seasoning/storage rooms to see the final stages of production. At the end of the tour there will be a degustation of different aged Parmigiano Reggiano Cheeses. There is also the opportunity to buy local products from the on-sight shop.
Afterwards, we will proceed to the Zibello district: land of fog and ‘Culatello’.
It will be possible to visit the ancient culatello cellars with its infamous smells and flavours.
In the afternoon the visit will continue at the Fidenza shopping Outlet Village. The Village has more than 100 boutiques with well known Italian brands. We also have a special sale discount of 10% reserved for our customers.
Prices include return transport from your accommodation or location, a private guide, entry into the facilities, lunch and a degustation at the conclusion of the visit.