You will leave San Gimignano for Maranello, home to the prestigious car company established in 1943 by Enzo Ferrari. Visitors, and car lovers in particular, will thrill to hear the roar of the Ferrari engine and marvel at the uniqueness and beauty of the design. You will see the exterior of the clbre Galleria del Vento (Wind Tunnel), used to test the aerodynamics and high speed performance characteristics of the cars. The tunnel was designed by Renzo Piano, probably Italys most famous living architect. For those who wish to continue the visit and explore the museum furthermore, a guided tour by shuttle of the Fiorano Circuit and Viale Enzo Ferrari can be requested, if available.
The tour will continue with a visit to a famous estate that produces the authentic Modenese balsamic vinegar. You will be shown the ageing process of the best balsamic vinegar of Modena and taste the specialties of the estate. Lunch consisting of typical regional dishes will be served in a local restaurant nearby.
The tour continues with a visit to a cheese factory where the inimitable Parmigiano Reggiano is made and you will also taste some. At the end of the tour you will also see the exclusive House-Museum Pavarotti the incredible Italian tenor. You will especially enjoy the costumes so dear to him, pictures and videos that have marked his great artistic career, the countless awards and awards in a career of over forty years in opera houses around the world.