“Wonderful day with a diverse group and wonderful tour guide. Dimitri was very informative for every level of wine enthusiast. Fun, interesting. We even stopped at a local brewery. Extremely enjoyable day. ...Tim M., USA – See more reviews
What To Expect
Wine-making in Santorini dates back for more than 4,000 years. On this tour, we will cover the most traditional wineries of the island, starting at a vineyard on the volcanic soils. Stroll through the unique basket vines and learn about the local vine-growing in Santorini that is respected worldwide for its distinctive means of production.
Learn the island's history through its wine-making as you move between 3 distinct wineries, all acclaimed by international experts. Taste the major wine styles of Santorini, such as Assyrtiko, Nykteri, Vinsanto accompanied by local delicacies, including cheese, salami, and olives.
The Morning Tour departs at 10:00 and makes an additional stop (15 to 20 minutes) at the Yellow Donkey Micro-Brewery. Here you will be introduced to local beer-making. On Sundays, however, this visit will be skipped as the brewery will be closed.
On the Sunset Tour, you depart at 16:30. This tour does not visit the brewery but instead visits 3 wineries. The last winery you will stop by is new, and besides getting the chance to taste local wines, you will be enjoy breathtaking views of the Santorini sunset - a perfectly romantic end to your day.
The tour ends at your hotel or at the cable car terminal in Fira (for cruise passengers).
Pick-up from and drop-off at hotel or cable car terminal in Fira (for cruise passengers)
Visit to 3 renowned wineries featured in respected wine magazines such as "Wine & Spirits" and "Decanter"
Visit to a local brewery (Morning Tour only)
Wine tasting of 12 different wine styles from Santorini and Greece
English-speaking wine expert guide
Mini wine-tasting tutorial
Assortment plate of cheese, salami, and olives at one of the wineries
Round-trip transportation in a modern air-conditioned van
Tips and gratuities
Participants must be at least 18 years old.
Tour will be operated as a guaranteed Small Group Tour with a maximum of 8 guests.
Hotel pick-up is available from different locations all over the island of Santorini. For clients with hotels not accessible by car, a meeting point will be set at a nearby main location. Please provide your hotel name, room reservation name and mobile phone number upon booking to arrange your pick-up.
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