Italy is a destination magnet for lovers of history, art, food and wine. When planning your itinerary, be sure to include Parma which is world famous for its culinary contributions to world cuisine. Avanti Destinations® has created a package with foodies in mind.
For 4 days/3 nights veer off the beaten path and discover Parma, a charming town with a rich history. Parma is famous for its cheese, Parmigiano Reggiano, and its ham, Prosciutto di Parma, as well as its beautiful cathedrals, palaces and opera house. Your package includes a private guided walking tour of Parma, as well as a half-day excursion to the surrounding countryside where you will visit a local farm and sample the delicious wine, cheese and prosciutto of the region. Book for travel from September 15-19, 2012, and attend the 13th annual Prosciutto di Parma Festival! Optional add-on tours available to the nearby towns of Maranello, home to Ferrari, and Bologna.
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