mbark on a journey through Canada's largest wine region to taste some of the region's finest wines, local produce and culinary delights. Your tour will depart from your hotel and take you through the pristine country side of the Niagara region.
First, you will be warmly welcomed at a family-owned peach market and country store brimming with an array of local honey, specialty jams and preserves, fresh baked goods, homemade ice cream and other culinary delights. Enjoy stunning vistas of the historic Escarpment as you drive through private estates filled with sun-drenched rows of grapes.
Our second stop will be at Tawse Winery, voted Canada’s Winery of the Year in 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2016. Situated on the lower slopes of the Niagara Escarpment, Tawse is a family-owned organic and biodynamic winery.
Our third stop, Meglomaniac, is perched high on the Niagara Escarpment, with incredible panoramic views of Lake Ontario and the skylines of Toronto and Niagara Falls. The winery itself is set into the hilltop where underlying limestone shale contribute in producing exceptional wines. Here you will sample their original, bold and audacious craft wines.
Our fourth stop is at Vineland Estates, a picturesque venue with a stunning backdrop of carefully restored historic buildings, vineyards and the Niagara Escarpment forest. The estate's landmark stone tower stands proudly over structures that date back to the 1840s. Here you will learn about some of their facilities, wine making process, and sample a number of their classic wines. This is a great spot for lunch if you desire.
Our fifth stop, will be Redstone Winery where you enjoy an exclusive tour of one of the region’s most distinctive vineyard estates and the reason behind the "red stone" soil.
Finish the day with a final wine tasting at 13th Street Winery, home of the 2017 Grape King, as selected by the Grape Grower's of Ontario. The Grape King carries the distinction of being chosen based on vineyard management and knowledge of the industry and serves as a representative for Ontario’s grape and wine industry at events across the country. Seasonal gourmet flatbreads, homemade soups, artisan cheeses, and other goodies are available to take home or enjoy during your visit, for an additional cost.
Complimentary pick-up from your hotel
Wine tasting at select wineries
The tour described in the overview is a sample tour and can be customized to include other vineyards in the region. Vineyards are subject to change without notice. * If guest chooses other vineyards other than on the itinerary, extra fees apply.
Price is based on two passengers. Additional passengers can be added. Please email us before booking for pricing.
Tour itinerary and experience may change due to circumstances beyond our control.
All prices subject to applicable taxes.
All guests participating in wine tasting must be 19 years or older and have valid government issued photo ID. Ontario Smart Serve program in effect.
Our VIP Private Tours offer the greatest in flexibility and customization to match your style and schedule.
You can create your tour experience through our booking system by choosing a private vehicle and attractions. Add flights to Niagara and by-pass traffic and make the most of your time in Niagara.
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From arrival to departure, every detail is anticipated and every effort made to ensure a seamless, unforgettable travel experience.
Tours with Flights:
Flights are from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Niagara Falls (airport transfer from/to hotel are not included but can be arranged through VIP Ontario Tours)
Flights are available between 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily with flexible departure and return times.
Flight duration is approximately 15 minutes one-way.
Maximum 8 guests per flight.
Tour pick-up at Niagara airport
Tour length will vary based on selected flight times and activities.