Visit a Parmigiano factory, taste the famous prosciutto di Parma and Torrechiara castle.
Private excursion to the Italian food valley, with Parma, Parmigiano cheese factory and Prosciutto di Parma tasting.
Itinerary of Private tour of Parmigiano cheese and Parma ham
Meet your driver-guide*** at in La Spezia and depart to Parma.
The day starts with a visit to a dairy factory to see how the world-renown Parmigiano Reggiano is made, learn more of this product that has very ancient origins and that today is still produced following the same methods. At the end of the visit, of course, have a tasting of this unique delicacy.
Then move to the Toorechiara castle, it is simply amazing! Located along the Parma Ham valley protected all the travelers coming from the mountains since the 1200 A.C.
Afterward move to a cold cuts factory where is produced the Prosciutto di Parma. It is a pork leg cured, seasoned and aged in particular buildings located only is a certain area of the Parma valleys. During the visit learn more about the secrets of making this product and even experience the flavor of the best prosciutto in the world! A snack lunch follows based on local specialties.
In the afternoon, after this delight for the senses, head back to La Spezia.