Private Tour: Fraser Valley Wine Tasting Tour
Private Tours are the way to go. Fraser Valley lies just outside Vancouver in the lush agricultural land that surrounds the city. Here, you’ll find fine small batch wineries that add to British Columbia’s fast growing reputation as a wine growing region. Spend a fun and relaxing afternoon wine tasting and touring the country. This region features fruit and grape wines of a wide variety. As a small, private group tour, you’ll be able to travel and drink at a very leisurely pace.This half-day private wine tour starts with 2pm pickup at your residence, hotel, airport, or cruise ship. Visit four premium wineries and taste a wide variety of fruit and grape wines at each location. Stop at Wellbrook Winery, with its historic “Old Granary” and turn of the century feel. Wellbrook features many fruit wines from locally grown strawberries, blackberries, and cranberries. Then relax at Domaine de Chaberton Estate Winery, a 55-acre property that takes advantage of a unique local micro climate to produce award wining “cool climate” white wine. Next up is Neck of the Woods Winery, an organic winery undergoing expansion and featuring a fine Pinot Noir. Lastly, visit the Vista DíOro Farms and Winery – dedicated to providing an ultimate agritourism experience. This winery grows heritage orchard fruits and vinifera grapes, all of which can be found in the Farmgate Shop & Tasting Room in some form ñ whether it’s the flagship D’oro, fortified walnut Wine, an orchard pear and vanilla preserve, or a simple pot of fresh lemon verbena. Please note: You will not be hurried. You will travel from stop to stop at a leisurely pace. Afterwards, your tour operator will be happy to drop you off at the airport, hotel or cruise ship, or even recommend a good spot for dinner.