|LocationNiagara Falls, Canada||Duration5 hours 30 minutes (approx.)||Per person View price|
On this wine tour of the region's expanding collection of wineries, raise a glass in honour of the developing wine region of Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Explore award-winning vineyards in Canada's 'Wine Belt,' savouring tastings at each stop and lots of opportunities to buy your favourite bottles.
Allow time to stop for lunch at a neighbourhood restaurant.
All sampling expenses, as well as a driver-guide, shuttle bus or touring van, are included.
For this winery, be prepared with your cameras. Amazing vistas of the Niagara Escarpment and Lake Ontario may be found at Flat Rock Cellars. Each visitor will get several free wine tastings as well as a tutorial on wine from their knowledgeable and kind staff. Choose your favourite varietal from their wine boutique store, and don't forget to take a few additional photos of their vast vineyards. Ask for a glass of wine to enjoy outside without being afraid to do so. Only while visiting the winery are alternatives for wine by the glass available; there is an additional charge. Spend some time outside to take in the crisp country air.We can't say enough good things about this winery's setting and the calibre of its offerings.
Vieni Estates Winery & Distillery is tucked away on the Niagara Escarpment's ridge. This enormous winery, which just underwent renovation, now features several tasting rooms in addition to a lovely wine shop store and cafe. Numerous free wine samples are offered at this location, along with a brief tour and explanation of the winery. After your wine sampling, there is a surprise. The best brandy and grappa in the area are produced by this winery. Samples don't add anything, but they're also not very expensive. You are welcome to request a sample or two from their personnel. You won't regret doing it!
This fruit farm, which is still run by the same family today and is based near Winona, Ontario, was founded in 1797. On more than 30 acres of beautiful Niagara Benchland property, Puddicombe grows some of the greatest grapes, apples, and pears in the region. It is situated along the Niagara Escarpment's basin. They make some of the best fruit wines, ciders, and wines from the local fruit. There is a cafe and general store right there at Puddicombe Farms. Enjoy freshly cooked sandwiches, charcuterie boards, chilli, pizza, and more. Don't forget to buy a few bottles—or two—of wine to take home after visiting their boutique store.
When it comes to cream liquors and small batch Canadian Whiskies, one of Canada's most well-known brands. For more than 25 years, Forty Creek Distillery has welcomed visitors to its roomy sampling area. Each visitor will be treated to many samples upon arrival, along with opportunity to buy and explore.