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Italy’s Eurochocolate Festival: Savoring Sweet Delights

Having lived in Rome for several years, we were so lucky to be able to hop on random trains and go to these local festivals. Almost every town or region in central Italy is known for producing some staple food or drink. It could be strawberries, artichokes, wine, or a specific type of chocolate. My first visit to Perugia happened to be during Italy’s Eurochocolate Festival, a celebration of everything cocoa-related, and it is as AMAZING as it sounds. I couldn’t wait to try all the delicious treats, especially Nutella.



Unraveling the Eurochocolate Festival in Perugia

Perugia’s Piazza IV November became a vibrant chocolate wonderland during the Eurochocolate Festival. Artisan chocolatiers showcased their craftsmanship, displaying a mesmerizing array of chocolate sculptures and delectable treats.

Nutella Magic: A Beloved Treat 

At the heart of the Eurochocolate Festival, Nutella took center stage, delighting chocolate enthusiasts of all ages. I indulge in Nutella everything. Crepes, gelato, Nutella-covered strawberries, each Nutella-infused creation was a testament to the love affair between chocolate and hazelnut spread.

Beyond Expectations: Exploring Unique Chocolatey Creations

While Nutella was undeniably a star attraction, the Eurochocolate Festival had much more to offer. We discovered a world of innovative chocolate concoctions, including dark chocolate (with balsamic vinegar) and savory dishes infused with cocoa. It’s a big sugar rush – but it was so worth it.

Enhancing the Eurochocolate Festival Experience with Immersive Italy Tours 

Planning a trip to Italy, especially for a festival as delightful as Eurochocolate, can be overwhelming. However, there’s a way to make your experience seamless and memorable – through Immersive Italy Tours. Our travel experts have been there and done that and will be happy to help you. Plan your trip to central Italy and these amazing festivals.


Tailored Itineraries: Crafting Your Perfect Chocolatey Adventure 

Immersive Italy Tours curates itineraries tailored to your preferences, ensuring you make the most of your visit. From attending the Eurochocolate Festival to exploring nearby and more intimate Nutella festivals and immersing you in Italy’s cultural treasures, the experience becomes uniquely yours.

Our journey through Italy’s Eurochocolate Festival in Perugia was a gastronomic delight. The aroma of cocoa, the enchanting creations, and the captivating atmosphere left an indelible mark on our hearts.

If you’re considering a vacation in Italy, especially during the fall, the Eurochocolate Festival is an experience not to be missed. Embrace the magic of chocolate and immerse yourself in Perugia’s chocolatey wonders. And for a seamless and personalized adventure, consider opting for Immersive Italy Tours, where expert guidance and curated itineraries will elevate your trip into an unforgettable exploration of Italy’s sweetest treasures.


Christopher JohnsonChristopher Johnson
23:09 30 Jan 24
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Charm CleaningCharm Cleaning
17:08 23 Jan 24
Mark and Tiffany did such an amazing job helping me plan my trip to Italy last year! They were very professional and took the time to listen to everything that I wanted to do in Italy.They were super helpful with every step of the planning process and I felt ZERO stress when I was preparing for the trip. This was the most memorable trip of my life and thank you again Mark and Tiffany!!!I recommend that you 100% hire them to book your tripod Italy.
Nicole RomanNicole Roman
21:24 16 Jan 24
Tiffany has helped plan two trips to Italy so far, and both times we had an excellent experience! Her knowledge of the region is remarkable, and she was very attentive to our needs. Our first trip was spent in Rome, Florence and Venice, with a trip to the Vatican. The second trip was to Sorrento and Positano. Both trips were so memorable, thanks in large part to Tiffany's masterful planning! We will definitely be using Immersive Italy again in the future!
Monica McQueenMonica McQueen
15:53 26 Oct 23
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23:24 26 Jul 23
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00:13 21 Jul 23
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Bill MurphyBill Murphy
15:33 15 Jul 23
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Kim PanzanaroKim Panzanaro
20:50 29 Jun 23
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Kate KennedyKate Kennedy
22:28 19 Jun 23
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