In the ancient village of Monte del Lago, of Etruscan origin, on a natural promontory of Lake Trasimeno is one of the most beautiful Umbrian farms.
On the beautiful hills covered with olive groves and woods, the farm, thanks to the passion of the family that has been managing it for over 100 years, has been preserved from overbuilding and intensive agriculture.
The secular olive trees enjoy the microclimate, the uncontaminated nature and the famous breathtaking sunsets of the Trasimeno and produce the olives that make the high quality of the extra virgin olive oil possible.
The guided tour allows you to discover the ancient oil mill and the processing of olives through the centuries-old method: the stone mill, the presses and the Ziraia, the ancient orciaia of the 1800s. Following a short walk in the estate that enjoys the enchanting view of the lake and fairytale forests.
In the cozy tasting room, the staff shown you the specialties that will be served during the gastronomic journey: bruschetta with different types of extra virgin olive oil, vegetables and legumes, a cutting board of typical products, two Umbrian wines from Trasimeno (white and red).