KONAVLE WINE&HISTORY&FOOD TOUR

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This tour combines amazing natural beauty of Konavle Valley, world class wines, rich history and superb traditional food!

Only short drive from Dubrovnik(circa 30-40 min) on spectacular seaside road there is Konavle, a hidden gem , natural beauty compered to Chianti by many where wines have been made for centuries! Malvasija white wine is the king of whites and Plavac Mali of red but also some 30 other grape varieties makes unique wines. Today tour will involve visit to one winery and guided tasting of 4 wines, introduction to history of wine making and lots more! After winery visit you will visit Sokol Grad.Sokol Grad is a large defensive medieval castle. It’s located in the hills above a village of Dunave, close to the Croatian-Bosnian border and commands truly spectacular views!

This imposing tower was open to visitors in 2013 after extensive restoration works. During the restoration, many historical artefacts were found onsite, some of them dating back to late Copper and early Bronze times.

The tower came under the rule of Dubrovnik Republic in early 14th century, and in this period it was built to today’s size.

After that, we will go to local agro tourism farm for lunch, all products served there are made by the farm, guided tour of the farm, olive oil making explained, tasting of grappa and liquors and local “ arancini”-orange skin cooked in sugar!

Three course lunch to follow, big local speciality called “Peka”, an iron bell where meet and vegetable are cooked covered in fire for long time, fish or vegetarian options available too and wines with lunch made by the farm, white and red!

All above as described,3 course delicious lunch with wine plus transport from/to your hotel or nearest point

  DURATION 6H-start at 9am
  LANGUAGE ENGLISH
  TRANSPORT MINIVAN
  SEASON ALL YEAR
  DEPARTURE DUBROVNIK
  TAPAS STYLE FOOD INCLUDED
  LUNCH INCLUDED
  SOKOL GRAD TICKET INCLUDED
  PRICE €120 EUROS PER PERSON

PRICE INCLUDES

  • Transport in air-con minivan
  • English speaking guide
  • 1 Winery visits, guided tasting os several wines
  • Entrance ticket to Falcon City Castle
  • 3 course lunch with wine
  • Grappa, arancini, liquers and olive oil tasting
  • Historic sites visit

SCHEDULE


 9am- Departure from Dubrovnik
 10 am-Winery visit, guided tasting of several wines with tapas like food
 11.15am-Falcon City Castle visit, entrance ticket included
 12.15pm- Illyrian Nekropolis visit-historic monument
 1.00pm- Watermills visit
 1.30pm- Agro- turizam farm visit,3 course "Peka" lunch with wine
 Grapa, olive oil, arancini and liquors tasting too.
 Return to Dubrovnik around 3.30pm.

MEETING POINT


  • If you are staying outside of Old Town in a hotel we will collect you from there, if in Old Town or private accommodation meeting point is at DUBROVNIK CABLE CAR.
  • If you are staying outside of Dubrovnik we can collect you, please contact us as that may incur additional charge.
Please note that you need to be on agreed time as we have limited time to wait (max 10 min)! Cable Car meeting point is entrance to the Cable Car-not shop selling tickets.
Any questions please CONTACT US.
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