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Montevideo: Tannat Wine Experience in Canelones

4.8 / 5

4 reviews

Activity provider: The Wine Experience

Montevideo: Tannat Wine Experience in Canelones

Activity provider: The Wine Experience

From US$ 149.99 per person

Visit a small family winery in the heart of the Canelones wine region and taste a selection of wines, including wines made with the famous Tannat grape, now considered the national grape of Uruguay.

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4.5 - 5.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Pickup included
Pickup from the lobby of your hotel.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit a Small Family Winery off the beaten path
  • Guided tour with a winery expert to the vineyards, cellar and winery
  • Taste new and interesting wines including Tannat
  • Meet Like Minded Travellers at the winery
Full description

Escape Montevideo to sample fine wines in the countryside, and learn about the Uruguayan wine industry at a small family winery that is now more than a century old.

Taste a variety of wines, including the Tannat grape. Located in the heart of the Canelones wine region, surrounded by lovely rural landscapes. On arrival, feel welcome by a winery expert, who will take you to the vineyards, cellar, and winery. Browse the grouns and ask your guide anything as you go.

Enjoy this educational experience, perfect for meeting like minded travelers. Taste new and interesting wines with empanadas or cheeses, depending on the winery, in a fun and interactive experience.

Includes
  • Private transfer with driver/guide
  • Tasting of different wines including Tannat
  • Empanadas (small pies) or cheeses depending on the winery
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.3/5
  • Safety
    5/5

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Excellent Wine, Excellent Discussion, Excellent Comapny

Ryan did a great job. First working out logistics of picking us up and dropping us off was great (we were in a rented Air BnB). Communications were very good. Driving to the winery allowed Ryan to tell some good stories and give some history of Uruguay. When we got to the winery it was a family owned winery called Pizzorno. The great grandson of the founder gave us an educational tour and provide a very nice tasting of multiple wines plus some lovely homemade empanadas. After we returned from the tour I messaged Ryan later in the week to get some restaurant tips and he provided some great suggestions.

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January 21, 2018

Simple, helpful and welcoming staff. Good wines and great food.

December 17, 2018

Great experience learning about and tasting tannat wine.

October 12, 2018

Product ID: 68909