Summer Wine Tour

2018 Summer Niagara Wine Tour

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Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays | May 5th thru Oct 29th

Pick-up starts at 9:30 AM - Multiple pick-up options

This Full Day Summer Niagara Wine Tour is our most popular choice, operating weekends thru October 29th, 2018. Join us aboard one of our multi-passenger buses visiting four wineries including complimentary samples at each stop. Enjoy a free guided winery tour at one of your stops along with plenty of time to shop and explore at each winery. Your tour will also make a stop for lunch along the way (cost extra).

BONUS STOP - If your tour is on time, your driver will treat your group to a bonus stop at Piccards Peanuts, Chocolate FX or another local surprise (time permitting)

PLEASE NOTE - List of wineries each tour bus visits is subject to change without notice. Feel free to confirm your tour itinerary with your driver on the day of your day

Pick-up Details

 

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We choose 4 wineries and 1 lunch stop from the following:

 

Lakeview Wine Co.

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Experience a new tasting experience at the Lakeview Wine Co. - previously Diamond Estates Winery. Many of the popular brands you see at your local LCBO can be found here. This newly renovated facility offers spacious floor to ceiling windows while you sip and shop throughout their sizable wine boutique. Enquire about their daily bottle sales and other promotional specials. Lakeview Wine Co. is home to some of Ontario's most popular brands, like Dan Akroyd, 20 Bee's, DeSousa, Eastdell and of course their own private Lakeview brand.

Enjoy a tour of their production facility while you have your FREE wine samples.

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Caroline Cellars Estates

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Caroline Cellars Winery takes pride in four generations of grape growing tradition – in Germany and in Canada – in order to produce wines for all to enjoy. They are situated on prime grape growing soil and employ many years of experience and skill in order to produce grapes and wines of exceptional quality. It is also important to us to create a customer experience unlike any other – Caroline Cellars likes to take pride in their personal approach to customer service and their unpretentious approach to their fabulous wines.

Our lunch stop is at the Farmhouse Café located next to Caroline Cellars

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Josephs Estates Winery

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Joseph’s Estate Wines Inc. is located in the heart of Niagara’s Wine Country. The 20-acre estate winery has been recognized within the industry and abroad for producing a variety of Premium Award-Winning VQA Red and White Wines.

Dr. Joseph Pohorly is a legend in the wine industry, having been actively involved since the late 1970’s and founding Joseph’s Estate Wines in 1992.For more than two decades the winemaking team has consistently been crafting fruit-forward and palate-pleasing wines staying true to Dr. Joseph’s style.You will find many interesting varietals at Joseph’s that are rare gems in the industry.

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Small Talk Winery

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What’s all the talk about? Welcome to small talk Vineyards, Niagara-on-the-Lake Dinner Parties will never be the same again … Small Talk Vineyards features bold fresh VQA wines that expose the dramatic gap between what you say, … and what you really think! Regardless of the occasion, they have the perfect wine for your lunch, dinner, or party. One thing is certain, their wines will spark a great conversation.

Before enjoying a couple of complimentary wine samples, ask about their hard ciders. Their popular brand "Shiny" is finding its way in to your local LCBO or liquor store. Samples are provided upon request, but they may come at a small fee

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Lailey Estate Winery

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Lailey Estate Winery firmly believes in producing quality wines. To achieve this, they set high measures and standards in their production. This is why they have invested an extensive amount of capital in acquiring industry leading equipment to help with the process of winemaking. To further ensure their quality of wines, all of their grape wines are VQA certified. These wines are also tasted by a qualified panel for quality characteristics prior to being able to use the VQA designation. Try an additional sample of Icewine at a nominal fee

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Atlantis Niagara Winery

Atlantis Niagara is a Limited Production Luxury Brand Winery located in the heart of Niagara's Benchland area - Beamsville, Ontario. In 1969 the winery family purchased the home farm which was 15 acres in size. Since then they have expanded to over 100 acres on five separate locations in a 2 mile radius- 40 acres of which is prime lakefront property where their winery now sits. For now, enjoy multiple complimentary wine samples, along with time to shop and explore the area.

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Puddicombe Farms Winery

Puddicombe Farms Winery & Cider Distillery has been a working farm in Winona, Ontario since 1797. In addition to offering some of the best local wines and hard ciders, Puddicombes is also know for their freshly baked pies, jams, jellies and delicious baked goods. Take a walk around their expansive working farm, experience their on-site petting farm, general store and more.

Our lunch stop is also at this location - see details below

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Vieni Estates Winery

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The founder of Vieni Estates Winery & Micro Distillery brings their passion for grappa & brandi from Italy and combines it with his love for this distinctly Canadian wine region, and particularly the unique attributes of the rolling hills of the Vinemount Ridge. Master winemaker Mauro Salvador takes the best of the many varietals grown on the estate to produce a broad and compelling range of still wines, ice wines and sparkling wines crafted in the Charmat method (Metodo Italiano). Each offering is crafted to reflect the best of the terroir, the varietal, and the winemaker's skills.

Enjoy a tour of their production facility while you have your FREE wine samples.

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Flat Rock Cellars Winery

Founded in 1999 on a spectacular piece of the Niagara Escarpment known as the Jordan Bench – Flat Rock Cellars Winery is perched on a gently rolling slope studded with vines. The winery building is a quirky, glass-encased, hexagonal masterpiece that‘s distinctive and fun. From here you can enjoy our crowning glory, the breathtaking views of the Peninsula and across Lake Ontario to Toronto. Pull out your camera, plenty of stunning vistas overlooking the Benchland Vineyards.

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Magnotta Winery

The company's flagship brand for 25 years, Magnotta Winery produces over 180 world-class wines in every category from its family vineyards: Red, white, rosé, sparkling, fortified, dessert, Icewines and premium VQA vintages. Collections include: Gran Riserva, Limited Edition, Special Reserve, Equus, Riserva and International Series. Known for its award winning and innovative winemaking, Magnotta is the maker of Enotrium, the first Amarone-inspired VQA wine in Canada, Sparkling Ice™, the world's first sparkling Icewine and other specialty wines including Canadian Passito Vidal and Iced Apple.

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Farmhouse Café - Lunch

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Your tour will make a designated break for lunch along the way. Our usual stop for lunch is at the Farmhouse Café onsite at Caroline Cellars Winery. Your driver will hand out lunch menus that you can review in advance, before your arrival at the Café. They offer a wide variety of freshly made sandwiches, salads, soups and specialty items like pulled pork poutine, wraps, burgers and more! Feel free to purchase a glass of wine to accompany your meal, cost would be extra.

Cost of lunch is at each guest own expense. Vegetarian options available.

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Grand Oaks Culinary Market - Lunch

At the Grand Oak Culinary Market , their focus is to provide you with a great selection of local produce that is healthy, tasty and fresh. All of their meals are made and inspired by Executive Chef Jan-Willem Stulp. The Grand Oak provides you with excellent gourmet meals, fresh local produce and the best in customer service.

Cost of lunch is at each guests own expense. Quick service order options available thru your tour driver

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Harvest Barn Country Market - Lunch

Your tour will make a designated break for lunch along the way. On our busier days where we have more than one bus on tour, your group may stop here, at the Harvest Barn Country Market. Choose from a wide variety of freshly made sandwiches, salad bar to go, various baked goods, fresh produce, and one of the best deli sections in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Casual outdoor dining.

Cost of lunch is at each guest own expense. Vegetarian options available.

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Puddicombe Farms - Lunch

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Your tour will make a designated break for lunch along the way. On our busier days where we have more than one bus on tour, your group may stop here, at Puddicombe Farms. Choose from a wide variety of freshly made sandwiches, quiches, meat pies or their value buffet option. Plenty of indoor and outdoor seating. Take a walk through their expansive farm while you are here.

Cost of lunch is at each guest own expense. Vegetarian options available.

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BONUS STOP

All of our tours allocates just a few minutes for a quick Bonus Stop at a local confectionary store or country markets. We never know which location we will visit but feel free to ask your driver on the day of your tour. We choose our stop from: Picards Peanuts, Chocolate FX, Harvest Barn Country Market, Kurtz Orchards Country Market or Neob Lavender Factory

 

PLEASE NOTE: Niagara Fun Tours has the right to change, cancel or modify elements of this tour without notice. Duration of each winery visit is around 40 MIN, unless otherwise noted by your driver. Excessive drinking and behaviour deemed detrimental to the safety of our guests, will result in immediate removal from the tour.