Gastronomic Fair in Imperia: Olioliva

Gastronomic Fair in Imperia: Olioliva

We are happy to invite you to the Gastronomic Fair in Imperia, known as Olioliva, held every year to celebrate the star of the famous Mediterranean Diet: extra virgin olive oil.

 

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You will be able to discover the yellow gold of the Riviera of Flowers, and delight in every corner of our enchanting inland territory.

 

PACKAGE TOUR Gastronomic Fair in Imperia (3DAYS – 2 NIGHTS) 

1st day: Friday

Arrival in the afternoon with check-in at hotel.

For your dinner we have reserved a table at one of the most prestigious restaurants in the city, where you will be able to sample the aromas and flavors of Ligurian cuisine.

Return to Hotel, overnight stay.

2nd day: Saturday – Imperia

In the morning transfer to Imperia Oneglia to visit the Olioliva Festival of Olive oil, where you can sample and buy typical products of the Riviera displayed along the streets of the town, stroll through the ancient lanes that lead to the port area where the fishermen bring their catch, and see the fish shops and restaurants on the quay. During the day you can attend meetings with experts on the subject of extra virgin olive oil and typical local products, and participate in the lectures that also include olive oil tasting workshops.

Lunch in a typical restaurant of the town where you will be able to taste Ligurian specialties.

In the afternoon, transfer to Imperia’s inland territory for a visit to an artisan olive oil mill, where you can observe the art of pressing the typical “Taggiasca” olives.

Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight stay.

 

3rd day: Sunday – The inland territory

In the morning transfer to the Imperia valley, where you can take part in any of the many activities set out in the event’s program, such as attending cooking lessons taught by the most expert chefs in the area, as well as visiting local retailers and artisan olive oil mills.
You are free for lunch.

If you choose to extend your stay, during the week it is possible to go to Oneglia, where upon reservation you can visit the ancient Risso Soap factory, which makes soaps and beauty products out of olive oil.

More information on Gastronomic Fair in Imperia 

Our offer includes:

  • Accommodation in hotel with double room, half board.
  • A dinner in the hotel
  • A dinner in a typical restaurant
  • A lunch in a typical restaurant in Imperia

Our offer does not include:

  • Round trip travel and transfers to the locations mentioned in the program and anything that is not included in “our offer includes”.
  • Lunches and dinners are to be chosen from the menu of the day or the sampling menu offered by the chef. A la carte drinks or plates are to be paid for on the spot.
  • The suggested tours in the program are to be considered as free, i.e. without the services of a guide.