COLCHAGUA VALLEY WINE TOUR
The tour starts by driving 2 hours and a half South of Santiago to visit the Montgras winery, where you'll do a tour, wine tasting and be able to make your own wine, bottle it and take it home with you. The we'll visit Viu Manent Winery, where you will enjoy a full rounded experience with Viu Manent wines. In a vintage horse drawn carriage, you will go through the winery, vineyards, cellars and end with a La Carte lunch. After lunch, you’ll have some time to walk around the town of Santa Cruz, a typical town where the country people like to meet (At the Main Square). Then we will continue our tour to the best sub-valley of Colchagua, from where come the best premium wines of Chile “Apalta Valley”, visiting our last winery called Viña Montes, their property the "La Finca de Apalta" is located in the middle of the renowned Apalta Valley.
This property produces Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Carmenére, Petit Verdot, Cabernet Franc and Mourvedre.
Viña Montes invites you to leave the world behind and experience a unique and unforgettable tour through vegetation that is typical of central Chile on a nature path complete with panoramic views. While out in the vineyards you can enjoy a view of the steep hillsides (with a more than 45-degree incline) and natural environment that is representative of central Chile where they produce the best grapes for our Montes Alpha M, Montes Folly and Purple Angel wines. Inside the “bodega” you can observe the gravitational system that they use to move the wines; their tours offer an opportunity to learn more about terroir by tasting a fine selection of their wines and visiting the winery and vineyards.
Duration: 11 hrs aprox Departures: From Tuesday to Saturdays in private services Not included: tips and extra drinks or wines
- Tour, lunch and wine tasting at Viña Viu Manent - Horse drawn carriage visiting Viña Viu Manent - Visit and walk in Santa Cruz town - Tour and wine tasting of reserve wines at Viña Montes - Tour and wine tasting at Montgrass Winery with make your own experience - Views of the Colchagua and Apalta Valleys
INCLUDES - A private professional English speaking tour guide - Transportation in spacious, clean, air conditioned and comfortable vehicle with a professional driver. - Toll roads - Bottle of water per person
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