Meet the winemaker whose wines have been called a benchmark for the future millennium by the respected wine magazine 'La Revue du vin de France''. Taste wines from Croatia's first and only eco-winery, from specially monitored vineyards in the southern hills of Hvar that won both the Paris World Wine Contest and Decanter World Wine Awards in London. Meet Croatia's leading ''garage“ winemaker and taste wines which are now one of the most expensive in Croatia. Find out what it's like to try ''2718 hours of sun in the bottle''. Come with us to the highest peak on the island and take in the magical view of Hvar's most lush vineyards. Discover the secrets of Plavac mali grape variety, enjoy local brandy infused with local aromatic herbs—taste the true flavors of Hvar island!
You can visit any ONE of the following four wineries:
1. Bastijana – Mr. Andro Tomić
2. Duboković Medvid – Mr. Ivo Duboković
3. Agricultural Cooperative Svirče
4. Zlatan Otok - Mr. Zlatan Plenković
To learn more about each winery please read description of our ‘Where the wine future begins’ tour.
Itinerary: This sublime half-day program visits the most outstanding wineries on the island. Just a short 25 minute drive from Hvar town and we're in wine country! After a tour of the cellars and production facilities, you'll be invited to participate in a 4-course tasting paired with local food delicacies.
Departure time: Mornings between 10 AM – 12 noon and afternoons 1 PM – 2 PM. Most of these tours can also be arranged at any time convenient for you, so please let us know what your unique requirements are and we will be happy to get back to you with the particulars and our price.
End location: At your discretion
Duration: Half-day program, 3-4 hours
Minimum: 2 people
What is included: Pick up, the program as described, car transfer to winery and back, 4-course wine tasting paired with finest local delicacies.
What is extra: This program does not include lunch, but you can bring a picnic lunch (or we can suggest places to dine at); it does not include gratuities to guides and items purchased for personal use.
Tour type: Gastronomy, history and culture, for individuals, couples and families.
Transportation: comfortable air-conditioned 8 seat van or Toyota Landcruiser or Mitsubishi Pajero – both 4WD vehicles.
Activity Level: Light
Disabilities friendly: Yes
Kids Friendly: Yes
Min: 2 persons