Tuesdays - Beyond The Grape: Explore With A Local - Troodos Mountains thru Wine!
Hello from Cyprus Taste Tours! We're a friendly team of local guides all with Cypriot heritage. A group of true foodies, our activities focus on discovering Cyprus through food & wine...
You’ll be driven into the Troodos mountain villages to visit 3 carefully selected wineries. Each boutique winery you'll visit is family-owned and you'll have the chance to meet the individuals behind the wine-making on this brilliant small group excursion. You'll tour the premises of at least one of the wineries to learn about the process and history of wine. Through each tasting session you'll discover the indigenous grape varieties of the island and experience a selection of dry whites, rosés and reds plus the traditional sweet wine Commandaria. Along the way we’ll stop and explore the quaint village of Omodos and sit down nearby for a lavish picnic lunch. On this scenic mountain tour you'll enjoy the rural villages and meet real locals - plus the opportunity to buy wine at fantastic prices!Itinerary
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Cyprus Taste Tours - Ayia Napa, Katalymaton, Cyprus
We'll pick you up from an Ayia Napa / Protaras location of your choice. Our team guarantees you a fantastic day out - we'll make the most of your time with us and take you on a bespoke journey through Cyprus villages. Established in 2011 - we're confident we know all the best spots and we never stop exploring! We're all fully trained in the traditional foods and wine of the island and you'll be sure to receive a professional, 5 star experience. When booking with Cyprus Taste Tours - you'll be supporting a small local business and helping to keep the culture & traditions of the island alive!Stop At:
Troodos Mountains, Troodos Cyprus
We'll tour the Troodos mountain countryside to visit 3 different wineries and the traditional village of Omodos. The 3 wineries are listed below but may differ depending on the season. We'll also stop at a mountain picnic site to enjoy a delicious picnic lunch! (includes sandwiches, crisps, breadsticks, dips, fruit, cake & juice. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options available).
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Lambouri Winery, Ag. Demetrius Str. 24A, Platres 4825 Cyprus
This winery was established in 1992 by Mr. Lambouri who left London life as a lawyer to come to Cyprus in 1991. His love of the island inspired him to cultivate his wife’s land and plant vineyards to produce his very own wine. Since 2010 this winery has been practicing eco-friendly methods to grow their grapes and do not use chemicals in the vineyards. They are famous for their award-winning Commandaria wine and more.
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Omodos, Omodos, Limassol
This tour includes a visit to Omodos village where you'll have the chance to try traditional foods, visit shops with traditional crafts and enjoy the beautiful village scenery such as the Church and cobbled-stone streets. We'll also visit an old wine press and learn about the old methods of making wine and take part in an additional wine tasting!
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Oenou Yi - Ktima Vassiliades Winery / Οίνου Γη-Κτήμα Βασιλειάδη, Demetri Liperti St, Omodos 4760, Cyprus
We'll visit the tasting room located in the beautiful village of Omodos to taste their great wines and stroll through the picturesque village.
Duration: 45 minutesStop At:
Ayia Mavri Winery, Kilani Village, Koilani Cyprus
We'll visit this fantastic family-owned, boutique winery where we'll tour the premises to see the production facilities, talk about wine-making, visit the cellar and complete a wine tasting. This winery only produces 50,000 bottles a year - making it a small boutique winery. Although you may find some of their wines in specialist shops - many of their labels can only be found here at the winery and your tasting will surely include some of these.
Duration: 1 hour
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability"
"Infant seats available"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers"
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Duración: 7 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
We offer door-to-door transport from almost any Ayia Napa / Protaras location including hotels, airbnbs, private accommodation, cruise terminal, landmarks etc. We can also offer pick-up or drop-off at the airport if this makes your participation more convenient. In the unlikely case that we cannot fulfil pick-up - a full refund will be processed.
This tour runs on specific dates - if the available dates aren't suitable and you would like to take part in a food / wine experience on another day then please check Cyprus Taste Tours for our other options as we have activities running on every day of the week.
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.