FAQ - Frequently asked questions

What is included in our services, how long they last, prices, and answers to all the most frequently asked questions. If you need more information, just contact us!

Wine Tasting

What does a tasting include?
- Samples of our Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio DOC wines paired with a lunch featuring local organic products from the area surrounding Mount Vesuvius.
- A walk through the vineyards to admire the views over the Bay of Naples, Capri, and the Sorrentine Peninsula.
- A tour of our winery to learn about our production techniques.
Wine tasting
How long does it last, and how much does it cost?
With the vineyard walk, winery tour, and tasting, your visit will last about 2 hours.
The price is EUR 28 per person.
Do I have to reserve?
Yes, you have to reserve...though you can reserve on the same day as your visit.
Do you have special menus for vegans, vegetarians, or celiacs?
Yes, we have special menus for all three...just let us know when you book.
Book online
Do you accept credit cards?
We accept MasterCard and Visa.

Cooking Class

What is included in a cooking lesson?
Half-day cooking lessons include:
- harvesting organic garden produce at the base of Mount Vesuvius
- a two-hour cooking lesson during which you will prepare a number of traditional Italian dishes
- lunch paired with a tasting of our DOC Vesuvius wines
Cooking class
How long do cooking lessons last, and how much do they cost?
From the garden harvest to the final lunch, our cooking classes last about 3,30 - 4 hours.
There are two cooking lessons held each day: one begins at 9 am and the other at 2 pm.
Lessons cost EUR 95 per person, and you must reserve ahead (even on the same day).

Getting to Cantina del Vesuvio

How do I reach your winery by car?
Just follow these directions:
Take Autostrada A3 Napoli/Pompei/Salerno (Highway A3 Naples/Pompeii/Salerno) and exit at Torre Annunziata Nord
Continue toward the Strada Statale Panoramica del Vesuvio for 1.5 km
Follow the signs for Cantina del Vesuvio
GPS coordinates: N 40° 47' 7'' - E 14° 26' 26'' - Altitude 200mt (above sea level)
We are located 5 minutes from Pompeii, 20 minutes from Naples, and 30 minutes from Sorrento.
How can I reach you if I'm not driving?
We offer a free shuttle service from the Circumvesuviana train station in Torre Annunziata Oplonti (2 stops after Pompeii going towards Naples). Please request shuttle service when you book and we will give you all the information you need!

Cantina del Vesuvio Online Wine Store

Where can I purchase your wines?
We have a wine shop at our winery or you can visit the Shop page on our website!
Cantina del Vesuvio Store