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Say Santorini, Say Wine touring

Greece is home to some of the most beautiful islands and you must visit them if you plan a visit to the birthplace of the Olympics. Having a rich heritage and inspiring history, brace yourselves as you step into the Greek world. Some of the major islands which offer mesmerizing experiences are the Santorini, Mykonos, and Naxos islands. With Athens quenching your historical thirst, Mykonos is sure to bring out that party animal in you. The Naxos island will be the ideal place to unwind and relax at the beautiful beaches, while Santorini is sure to leave you with a feeling of contentment as you watch the world-famous Oia sunset and sip on some wine in the company of your loved ones.

What happens at a wine tour?

The Santorini wine tour is a must-do if you are crazy about wine tasting. An interesting part about the tour is that the wineries allow the tour to be taken up as a group or even as a private tour. As you visit the vineyards on the island of Santorini, you will get to taste some of the most exquisite forms of wine. The wineries will allow you to taste different types of wine amidst the natural vineyards. Almost 12 to 15 different varieties of wine are served at these vineyards along with local treats. Certain wineries also offer the wine tasting sunset tour and this is definitely an experience that is worthwhile. Sip on some authentic wine, fresh from Santorini’s vineyards, and savour it at leisure while you spend time at the vineyards.

Santorini wine tour
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Best time to visit

The best months to visit Greece, in general, is from May to October as post-October the offseason begins and suppliers will be unavailable. Nevertheless, the wine tasting tours are best taken up in the summer months and slightly before autumn. The best part of the wine tours is that there is no entry fee and the tour takes place from 8:00 am in the morning to 6:00 pm in the evening.

A useful tip that might come in handy for you is to be aware of the different types of wine tours that are available for you. You may either take up a tour that is on a private basis or on a shared basis and be prepared to taste some authentic Greek food in addition to the wine offered to you. Do also keep in mind that the vineyards are one with nature and it is your duty to ensure that you keep the place clean when you visit it.

Santorini vineyards
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Planning that wine trip yet? Well, what you are waiting for? Go ahead and plan that Greece tour package and do not forget to add the wine tour to your list of must-do activities. Need help in planning your Greece holiday? Worry not, we at Pickyourtrail cannot wait to help you with the best options. Log onto pickyourtrail.com for further details and do not hesitate to step into our office to help you in planning the vacation. Until then, start planning and happy travelling!

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