Indulge a love of wine and discover the secrets of Istrian varieties on this 8-hour wine tour. Visit two of the three best wineries in Istria, hear about their production processes, and enjoy tastings at each, including wines from the barrel, alongside local snacks. Learn about Istria’s indigenous grapes and unique vine-growing methods, and admire the scenery as you taste and explore. Visit Grožnjan, one of the prettiest Istrian towns and find out why it’s called an artist colony and have an amazing traditional lunch in one of the best taverns in Istria, recommended by the Michelin Guide.
Our tour guide will pick you up in the morning with an air-conditioned van in front of your accommodation. The ride to the first winery takes a little over an hour, but it will be a great ride through the Istrian countryside, and you will learn a lot about the way of life in Istria from your tour guide. After arriving to the first winery, you will have a tasting of three wines without much being said about the wines, afterall it is a “breakfast” tasting, and the whole point of it is to enjoy three glases of premium wine in an amazing setting of the Kozlović winery. That will be the best possible intro for the next location you’ll visit – the charming town of Grožnjan. It’s one of the most beautiful places in Istria, and shurely the most beautiful in it’s countryside. There you will take a stroll through it’s old streets and soak in the atmosphere of this little artistic colony and a gem of a town. After Grožnjan you will head to the Michelin recomended restaurant where you will be served with an amazing Istrian three course lunch. Happy and satisfied, you are ready for the last stop of this tour – the Matošević winery. There you will get to taste at least 6 amazing wines and find out how they are made, what food they best accompany, and take a walk through the wineries production facilities.After that you will head back to your accommodation and take your hard-earned rest after tasting all those wines.