Uncharted Escapes: Santorini Semiprivate Two Wineries Half Day Tour
Santorini Semiprivate (max 6 pax) Two Wineries Half Day Tour - duration 4h
Escape yourself and enjoy the pleasure of wine, discover the secrets of Santorini’s volcanic varieties and area’s unique viticulture on a premium 4-hour small group two wineries tour. Visit two family-owned wineries, hear about their production processes, and enjoy tastings at each, including wine tasting alongside local snacks.
Learn about Santorini’s indigenous grapes and unique vine-growing methods, admire the countryside as you go and the island’s scenery as you taste and explore.
After pickup from your Santorini hotel, the port, or a central island location, settle inside a premium 7 seated Land Rover luxury 4x4 vehicle with a driver-escort. Then, head into the rugged countryside to visit two carefully selected family-owned wineries, each distinctive for its architecture, panoramic view and red and white wines. As you travel, hear about Santorini’s long history in winemaking process, local products and history.
On arrival at each estate, learn about its traditional or modernized winemaking processes, view the vineyards, and follow up with a delicious wine tasting. Sample the different wines as introduced by your sommelier or the estate’s wine host, and enjoy them with tasty local products. Learn about the indigenous grapes that go into each wine, taste a total of 10 different wine styles over the course of your tour, including some rare top cuvee wines and the signature wine Vinsanto.
During your travels, hear fascinating background on local winemaking traditions from your escort, gaining a clear understanding of the magic that happens here between growing and bottling. Stop at a vineyard to see the island’s unique vine-growing methods close-up. Winemakers train vines into kouloura basket shapes on the soil to shelter the grapes from Santorini’s winds and sun, and counter the harshness of the volcanic soil. After your winery visits, take a scenic tour of Santorini’s agricultural areas, where products like fava beans and cherry tomatoes also thrive in the volcanic soil and finish your tour with a drop-off at the original departure point.
• Visiting Venetsanos and Argyros Wineries
• 10 Wines tasting assorted with local snacks
• Premium Land Rover vehicle
• Semi private tour up to 6 persons per vehicle
• Scenic tour of Santorini’s agricultural areas
• Free Hotel or Port or a central island location pick up and drop off
• Luxury premium Land Rover vehicles 7 seated driven by multilingual escort-drivers
• Entrance fees for the wineries tour, 10 wines tasting and assortments
• 4 hours tour
• Liability Insurance and local Taxes