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Experience BellaVita

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Discover the local secrets of Italy! Authentic experiences & sustainable tours along gastronomy, culture and nature in undiscovered Italy. What drives us at Experience BellaVita is enthusiasm and passion for food, traditions, art, travels and people.
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64100, Teramo, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Marino and his start up business Experience BellaVita is one not to be missed if you happen to be in the region of Abruzzo. Myself and a friend of mine booked ourselves into a truffle hunting tour. It was very well organized and we got...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to Marino, I had the pleasure to taste nonna Amina's life style and it was a memorable afternoon in pleasant company. She teached us her original dish and how making pasta from the beginning: kneading the dough and blending the meat in very little...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elena D
experiencebellavita, Manager at Experience BellaVita, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Grazie Mille Elena!! It was a pleasure for me and Nonna Amina to host and share with you the ancient recipe in our home in Abruzzo. You got one of the secrets, the quality of the locally sourced ingredients, the second secret is the Nonna...More

Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

You can't say you have experienced Italy if you have not experienced Abruzzo. Let Experience Bella Vita guide you through its beauties and great food, but be prepared to shed a tear when you'll have to go home.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vito L
experiencebellavita, Owner at Experience BellaVita, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much Vito!! You're totally right, you must experience the stunning underrated region of Abruzzo if in Italy and of course we are happy to make your journey full of unforgettable experiences and emotions like yours. Ci vediamo presto, Grazie, Marino

Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

Wow, this was a great experience! It really made my trip. Marino was very knowledgable about truffles and his local area. We found a good handful of truffles (well the doggies did) and I was given the opportunity to dig up a few myself 😊Marino...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roving282338
experiencebellavita, Owner at Experience BellaVita, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Thank you so much Dawn for sharing your experience 😊 It was fun and engaging sharing the truffle hunt and especially the cooking considering you are an amazing Chef!! The dogs Luna & Piccola did an excellent job considering other truffle hunters went before us,...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

This tour was awesome!!!it went well beyond our expectations and we would definitely recommend it to our closest friends! Marino was very personable and spoke great English. it was very interesting to walk around and see the dogs hunting for truffles, also afterwards was very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Charlotte B
experiencebellavita, Owner at Experience BellaVita, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thanks Charlie for your review and so glad you and Gunter had a great time in Abruzzo. It was great to share my passion of Abruzzo and our food with you. See you again one day. Grazie mille! Marino

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Marino had fantastic communication skills the truffle hunter was really good. He knew his springer spaniels really well and was amazing seeing them following his commands during the hunt. The springers were well trained. We found a lot of truffles during the walk. The meal...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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experiencebellavita, Owner at Experience BellaVita, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Ciao Mariangela, Thank you very much for such great review, I work with the best truffle hunters in the area, and they are trained at perfection, hence the dogs responded to all the commands and found many truffles :D I’m happy you and Vern enjoyed...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018

Marino's tours are a unique opportunity to discover Abruzzo's local culture and food. His unpretentious and authentic approach was really refreshing and it was a distinct pleasure to meet lovely local people and get a real first hand experience of Abruzzo food and native culture....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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experiencebellavita, Owner at Experience BellaVita, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you so much from the very bottom of my heart really!! Thanks for taking the time to leave such a beautiful and touching review. I'm happy we had a warming sunny day, and that you loved both the truffle hunt and the olive harvesting....More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

We had an amazing time with Marino and his family! We have been in Teramo only for three days and there was no experience scheduled, but because I was so excited about the experience i texted them and he did everything to make it possible...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Raphaela B
experiencebellavita, Owner at Experience BellaVita, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Grazie Raphaela & Noël for the kind review. It was a pleasure to let you experience some of the Abruzzo's flavours and seeing you enjoying all the local delicatessens :) When you'll be back to Abruzzo, I recommend you guys to spend a few more...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

I came with Marino and her grandmother and it was really cool! I learned how to make the traditional pasta and moreover I experienced the Italian family environment and this for me was priceless! Such a great combination that makes me go deeper into the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ximena G
experiencebellavita, Owner at Experience BellaVita, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Hola Ximena, Gracias for driving the whole way from Ancona to Abruzzo and for your appreciation of our culture and the days we spent discovering the traditions and flavours of Abruzzo. I also took the opportunity to practise my espanñol with you. Te espero pronto...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

WOW. My boyfriend and I 100 percent lucked in to the most amazing time with Marino at his Make pasta with his grandmother. From start to finish, he was incredibly understanding and kind, and went out of his way to make sure that we had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Annie C
experiencebellavita, Owner at Experience BellaVita, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Ciao Anna, thank you so much to you and the King Mancini :D I'm very happy you discovered Abruzzo for the first time with me, I hope you guys will be back soon and have more time so I can show you more of Abruzzo...More

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