Westminster Region Wine Tour
Tour the Westminster wine region, home to Maryland’s largest wineries, on this guided, 5-hour tour. Visit two wineries to enjoy tasting the best wines the Westminster region has to offer. Meet local winemakers and tour the vineyards. Light snacks, beverages, and all tasting fees are included. Also, receive a collectible wine glass and tote bag.
Westminster wine tours explore vineyards located in Western Maryland. The Civil War heritage and Maryland’s farming culture are celebrated here — reserving this rich history blends well with modern-day culture. The mix of old and new can be found in the vineyards in this region.
This wine tour begins with a pickup at one of two locations: Parking and Ride Lot MD-32 and I-70 in West Friendship, MD at 10:45am and Lot MD-75 and I-70 in New Market, MD at 11:30am. Enjoy the comfort of an air-conditioned bus en route to the first winery.
Winemakers use new and aged-old wine-making traditions. Some wines are grown in the Bordeaux style. Fans of Seyval Blanc, Cabernet, or Vidal Blanc will love the wineries on the Westminster wine tour. Some of the vineyards visited are Old Westminster Winery, Serpent Ridge Vineyard, Black Ankle Vineyard, Springfield Manor, and/or Linganore Wine Cellars.
Meet the local winemakers and tour their vineyards. Light snacks, beverages, and all the tasting fees are included. Before departing, receive a collectible wine glass and tote bag as a lasting momento of the trip.
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Minimum age is 21 years old"
"Dress code is smart casual. Make sure to wear comfortable shoes and clothing. High-heeled shoes are discouraged. Some wine tours will occur in the vineyard. Depending upon the conditions, the vineyards may be muddy."
"Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not a minimum of eight passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, an alternative or full refund will be offered"
"Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or anyone using a wheelchair"
"All of the wineries have patio or dining facilities, but feel free to pack a lunch or snack. There will be time during the first visit to eat. Purchase wine to drink with food, if desired. The wineries will uncork to bottle (no fee)"
"It is prohibited to bring other alcoholic beverages to the winery. It is also prohibited to bring alcoholic beverages that were not purchased from the wineries on the tour"
"Must advise of the departure location. Please use the Special Requirements field upon checkout to advise information"
"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"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Face masks are required when riding in the vehicle for all travelers. No eating or drinking in the vehicle. A safety shield separates the driver from the passengers. Group sizes are limited based on Maryland law COVID-19 law."
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 5 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
• 10:45 am- Parking and Ride Lot MD-32 and I-70 West Friendship, MD
• 11:30 am - Parking and Ride Lot MD- 75 and I-70 New Market, MD
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.