Price 276 PER PERSON
City CHIURO (SO)
Date Choose your favourite date with the artisan. Write him below!
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Timetable 09:00 - 18:00
Availability 4 PLACES AVAILABLE
Spoken languages ITA, ENG

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HOW THE EXPERIENCE WILL BE

A full-day experience side by side with the young artisan of wood in the amazing scenario of Valtellina. You will realize a "RJR" chair (the official chair of Expo 2015) made of chestnut and/or oak wood, recovered from vintage wine barrels.
For the lunch break you will taste the real flavor of the traditional Valtellina's food, in a restaurant with a special view, just a walk outside the lab.
The adventure will continue in a local wine cellar where you will learn about the famous Sfürzat, a typical wine of the area.
After that we will get back to the lab to finish our work, so that you can bring your chair home at the end of the day.

SOME TIPS

I suggest you a very comfortable apparel: it could be an apron or a coverall, a comfortable pair of shoes, also because we are going to visit the cellar and maybe the vineyard!

But most of all, come here in a proactive mood and willing to learn!

If you arrive here by train, I can come to the Ponte in Valtellina station with my car and bring you back as well, it's just a 4 minutes drive surrounded by vineyards!

VALTELLINA...IN A BITE!

HOW THE EXPERIENCE WILL BE
A full-day experience side by side with the young artisan of wood in the amazing scenario of Valtellina. You will realize a "RJR" chair (the official chair of Expo 2015) made of chestnut and/or oak wood, recovered from vintage wine barrels. For the lunch break you will taste the real flavor of the traditional Valtellina's food, in a restaurant with a special view, just a walk outside the lab. The adventure will continue in a local wine cellar where you will learn about the famous Sfürzat, a typical wine of the area. After that we will get back to the lab to finish our work, so that you can bring your chair home at the end of the day.
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Price 276 PER PERSON
City CHIURO (SO)
Date Choose your favourite date with the artisan. Write him below!
Send Message Send a message and ask for a new date to the artisan here!
Timetable 09:00 - 18:00
Availability 4 PLACES AVAILABLE
Spoken languages ITA, ENG
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SOME TIPS
I suggest you a very comfortable apparel: it could be an apron or a coverall, a comfortable pair of shoes, also because we are going to visit the cellar and maybe the vineyard! But most of all, come here in a proactive mood and willing to learn! If you arrive here by train, I can come to the Ponte in Valtellina station with my car and bring you back as well, it's just a 4 minutes drive surrounded by vineyards!

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