You’ll be picked up from a location of your choice and driven around the Troodos mountain villages to visit carefully selected wineries stopping along the way for lunch to feast on a selection of Cypriot dishes and enjoy a full meze spread.
We recommend participants have breakfast before the pick-up time and be prepared to finish the tour comfortably full.
Your guide will pick you up from a location of your choice and you’ll be driven around the Troodos mountain villages to visit 4 carefully selected wineries. You'll visit a selection of family-owned, award-wining wineries along with larger establishments to gain a comprehensive overview of the wine-making industry in Cyprus. You'll have the chance to meet the individuals behind the wine-making and have all your questions answered on this brilliant small group excursion. You'll tour the premises of at least two of the wineries to learn about the process and history of wine. Through each tasting session you'll discover the indigenous grape varieties of the island and experience a selection of dry whites, rosés and reds plus the traditional sweet wine Commandaria. Along the way we’ll stop and explore the quaint village of Omodos and sit down to enjoy an authentic meze lunch – a spread of delicious Cypriot dishes. On this scenic mountain tour you'll enjoy the rural villages and meet real locals - plus the opportunity to buy wine at fantastic prices! Any applicable entrance fees, tasting fees, meze lunch with bottled water and one local drink (beer, wine, soft drink) are included in the tour price.
*This tour is approx. 6.5hrs when leaving from and returning to Limassol. From Larnaca this tour is approx. 7.5hrs and from Ayia Napa or Protaras it is approx. 9hrs.
**This small group tour runs every Friday from Ayia Napa, Protaras, Larnaca & Limassol
Pick up from Agia Napa/Protaras will be between 08:00hrs - 08:30hrs
Pick up from Larnaca will be between 08:30hrs - 09:00hrs
Pick up from Limassol will be between 09:00hrs - 09:30hrs
VEGETARIANS – YES VEGANS - YES** GLUTEN-FREE - YES
*Dietary requirements must be submitted at least 48hrs before the start of the tour. We make sure that participants with dietary restrictions will not go hungry but it should be noted that there will be dishes within the meze that would have to be skipped.
**Please note that vegans may have to skip some wines due to the fining process.
If you have a particular dietary requirement, kindly please email us 48hrs prior to travel date at firstname.lastname@example.org.