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Do you enjoy wine? Well, if so, you need to take this tour and taste some of the great wines in the world. You are going to visit Leonardo da Vinci’s vineyard in this tour, which he received as a payment for his work and learn more about his most favorite white wine. You will have a great time in this vineyard, which is known as La Vigna di Leonardo.
Lodovico Sforza, Duke of Milan, gifted this land to him back in 1499 as a thank for his Last Supper work. The Duke used to know how much da Vinci used to love the wines and he decided to make the payment with a vineyard and a house, that was known as Atellani House 500 years ago.
The vineyard used to active since World War 2. In 1942, the estate bombarded by Alliance and the area now serves as a garden of Casa degli Atellani, which is a beautiful Renaissance palace. However, scientists managed to revive the wine that Leonardo used to love with the help of genetic testing. You have the chance to learn more about this wine and other beauties such as frescoes and carvings in the palace during the tour.
We bet this is one of the most interesting tours you can take in Milan. You can also visit Santa Maria Delle Grazie Church, which is located opposite of the vineyard. This tour is so appealing for those who love wine and da Vinci! You should not miss your chance during your visit.
- See the payment of Last Supper of Leonardo da Vinci, which made him the owner of the vineyard about 500 years ago,
- Chance to visit Renaissance palace Casa Degli Atellani which is a famous building with its ivy coverings,
- Learn more about and test the favorite wine of Leonardo da Vinci and learn how it is recreated with genetic testing.