Wine Tasting is one of the most interesting excursions to join when in Cappadocia, due to the region’s long tradition in wine production. This fascinating tour, gives you the opportunity to proceed with an interesting exploration of the region’s varieties, during the sunset. Visit a cave winery, learn interesting information about wine production, admire spectacular views over the valleys, and taste delicious wines while watching the sunset. This tour is an excellent option if you are wishing to join an easy-going, charming, and idyllic experience.
Our Wine Tasting is available during the afternoons. More precisely, it begins an hour before the sunset. For your own convenience, a luxurious and fully air conditioned car will pick you up from your place of accommodation. A local guide will be with you during this 2-hour experience, in order to give you interesting insights about the region’s tradition in wine production.
The car will drive you to the first stop of this experience, which takes place at the infamous Red Valley. The particular valley is famous for having fairy chimneys and rocks with a characteristic red colour. Around the valley, several varieties of grapes are being cultivated since the ancient times.
When you arrive there, you will have some time to observe the spectacular valley, and then you will visit a famous cave winery that is nearby. At the winery, you will get some important information about wine production, and about the varieties of grapes that the area is known for. In fact, Cappadocia’s wines are famous because of the different maturity conditions. Instead of placing the wines in cellars, in Cappadocia wines are stored in caves. Therefore, due to the volcanic soil and the different levels of humidity, wines are bitter and have a soft earthy flavour. Do not forget to snap some photos during your visit at the cave winery, as the design is truly unique.
By the end of your visit at the winery, the local tour guide will tour you around the valley. At some point, you will stop and make yourself comfortable in order to enjoy two bottles of wine. In an effort to give you the best of Cappadocia’s wine tasting experience, you will have the chance to taste a red and a white wine.
As you sip your delicious wine, you will also observe the sunset reflecting its beautiful colours over the valley. This charming wine tasting experience finishes 30 minutes after the sunset, when the car drives you back at your hotel in Cappadocia
Wine Tasting in Cappadocia is an incredible opportunity to unfold the region’s long tradition is wine production. It is also an interesting 2-hour tour that combines elements of local culture and sightseeing. The price includes a 2-hour wine tasting experience, and guiding services from a local tour guide. In addition, a full insurance and two-way transfers from and to your hotel are included. The cost of this tour includes also two bottles of wine, a red and a white. Please note that personal expenses are not included in the price.
By joining this tour you should expect to receive some valuable and important information about Cappadocia’s tradition in wine production. Furthermore, you will get a better understand on this tradition by visiting a spectacular cave winery that is close to Red Valley. During the tour, you will also have some time to admire Red Valley and observe the iconic sunset reflecting its colours on the rocks. This tour is able to fill you with an amazing blend of positive emotions and offer you truly long lasting memories.
The Wine Tasting in Cappadocia is available on a daily basis, including weekends. The experience begins an hour before sunset, as we believe that it’s the perfect timing for you to admire the beauty of Red Valley while sipping your wine. The tour has an approximate duration of 2 hours, and it finishes almost 30 minutes after sunset.
The region of Cappadocia is known for having multiple varieties of grapes. Interestingly enough, these varieties were famous and were cultivated in the region since the ancient times. In general, the wines produced in Cappadocia have a bitter flavour, with light earthy aromas. The taste has a lot to do with the conditions in which the wines are stored to mature. More specifically, in Cappadocia wines are not being stored in cellars, but they are left to mature in caves. Therefore, the soil and the levels of humidity that are in the caves add different flavours and aromas to the production.
Cappadocia’s Wine Tasting is definitely an ideal tour for those who wish to spend an idyllic sunset, while exploring the region’s wine varieties. As we wish to offer you a truly unique and memorable experience, the only thing you should bring with you is your camera and your enthusiasm!