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We walked to here from centre of bardolino. Lovely walk with great views and nice properties along... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jayne M
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Bangor, United Kingdom
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very good wine museum + outlet shop with a possibility to taste wines before buying

There was a nice free small museum of Valpolicella wine region wine making and a good outlet shop... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Juha H
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The Zeni winery is located on the first hill beside the city center of Bardolino. From 1870 the Zeni Families have been dedicated in to the growing of the local vines and in to the production of the veronese classical wines. This wines are...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Via Costabella 9, 37011, Bardolino, Italy
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+39 045 622 8331
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked to here from centre of bardolino. Lovely walk with great views and nice properties along the way. A good variety of wines to taste free of charge. You can also sample more expensive wines at a small charge, e.g. 3 euro for a...More

Thank Jayne M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a nice free small museum of Valpolicella wine region wine making and a good outlet shop. No minimum on bottle to buy, all cheaper wines available to taste for free and some more expensive wines (amarones) to taste per small fee per glass....More

1  Thank Juha H
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Great wine tour. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. On a Wednesday morning there is an English speaking tour. The cost was 5 euros. Definitely worth a visit. Enjoyed our wine tasting at the end of the tour. Cycled up to the winery, not...More

1  Thank Galaxy1991
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Though in reality this museum promotes the family wines it does offer a very interesting museum experience A short walk from Bardolino There are all sorts of implements, barrels, and machinery from a long period to look at Lots of pictures and videos Despite not...More

Thank Uday T
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Found this by accident and had a look around, it was very intresting, and of coarse we hade to tast some wine at the end! which we did buy some of there 2013 gold award wine, worth every penny!!

Thank Brian D
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Arrived for the English speaking tour held each Wednesday at 10.30. Even though we were the only ones there, the tour guide give us a personal tour and could not do enough for us. He was very knowledgeable about the history of the winery, products...More

Thank Linfield1886
Reviewed April 13, 2018

If not driving (well advised approach!) then it is only just over 1 mile up the hill from the centre of Bardolino. They have a great selection of various priced wines in their store. The sensual 'nose test' and subsequent wine tasting was very enjoyable...More

1  Thank BlueGoose900
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Good museum and excellent free wine samples. Could be easily improved with even some basic tasting notes for the wine samples provided (nothing given except the name). The more complex wines could be tasted for a small cost (€2-€8 a glass). Worth trying one or...More

2  Thank O1593GUrichardc
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Great place not only to buy good wine but also great vinegar balsamico (regular, 10 years old or even 14). Very tasty. I recommend vinegar pearls as well. Very swett and sour.

Thank Piotr H
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Love zeni, they are friendly and have good wine. The tasting room is great and free but we wanted a little more. So we went and did the semi private tasting under ground. It was relaxing and had a great view. You have to try...More

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michellefisher2002
June 7, 2017|
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Response from Gazzetta | Reviewed this property |
There are fairly regular buses to Bardolino from Peschiera. See attached timetable info. Check out times on the ATV Verona website. When you reach Bardolino it is a good 20-30 minute (uphill mostly) walk to the Museum... More
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jan59Essex
April 19, 2017|
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Response from Johnnyp1389 | Reviewed this property |
The wine tour is walk-in and they are not open on Sundays. It's not very big but has a few cool things to see. It will take about 20-30 mins to see everything. There is also a winery just down the street from them as well... More
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L87SW
July 11, 2016|
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Response from Elena Z | Property representative |
Dear Sirs, During the summer a public local bus to reach to cellar is avaible. For the updated timetable please contact the information tourist board IAT BARDOLINO +39 0457210078. It's possible also to come just walking... More
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