In the morning you will head to Venafro town to visit “Il Parco dell’Olivo” headquarters at Liberty Palace by the river San Bartolomeo and the Roman aqueduct. There you will take a short course of tasters of Extra Virgin Olive Oil, to recognize its quality, freshness and characteristics. Venafro is a town famous for extra virgin olive oil since the Roman times. Plinio the Elder stated: “Italy holds for this product, for oil, primacy over everything the orbe, mostly in the agro of Venafro, and in that district that produces the liciniano oil, from which especially the liciniana olive has drawn so much renown”. Since then, for over two and a half centuries, oil extraction techniques have remained unchanged.
Lunch in Venafro.
After lunch you will move to the Rural Village Le Sette Querce, where Filomena and Simona will welcome you glad to let you discover how people used to Iive in the past being peasants and shepherds and using a very old means of transportation: the donkey. In the rural village there are 12 donkeys and activities related to them. They love being pampered and receiving sweet carrots.
In the afternoon you will learn how to prepare a real Italian Pizza according to the ancient Neapolitan traditions. Dinner on your creations.
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