The Annapolis and Avon Valley are home to several award-winning wineries, distilleries, craft breweries and cider makers.
Wildgrape Tours is a popular local tour company experienced in making your day a memorable one. To arrange a public or private tour. If one of these experiences are of interest simply add it to your booking when making a reservation or give us a call.
Both public tours include: A gourmet lunch at a selected restaurant, round-trip transportation, a privately guided tour as well as tasting fees at all locations.
Tours are available from mid-May until the end of October.
Dive deep into two of the Valley's exceptional wineries for a memorable experience learning about the distinct winemaking process of each Winery and their unique story.
Both wineries will focus on 5 sought-after wines within their collection of sparkling, white, rose, and red wines.
Each wine has been paired perfectly with locally sourced culinary delights, from tapas-style to charcuterie, cheese, and preserves from their gardens and local farmers.
A visit to the barrel room and a stroll through the vineyard where you’ll connect to their philosophies on farming and biodiversity and the benefits of our unique Gaspereau Valley climate.
A minimum of four people is required for this tour.
ESCAPE THROUGH THE VINES TOUR
If you’re a true wine lover, this wine tour is for you. We focus on three of several award-winning Vineyards nestled in the Valley. Included in your tour are tastings of sparkling, Rose, one of the many distinctive varieties of Tidal Bay, or a delicious medium-body Red. Your day also includes a gourmet lunch at a popular local eatery or a Vineyard, depending on the weather. Wineries you may visit include Bent Ridge, Lightfoot and Wolfville, Domain de Grand Pre, Benjamin Bridge, Gaspereau Vineyards, Mercator Vineyards, Luckett Vineyards, Planters Ridge Winery, Blomidon Estates Winery, Beausoleil Farmstead or 1365 Church Street Vineyard. Our immensely popular wine tours are personal and light-hearted. Be sure to test your guides knowledge of the Valley's wines, history, and culture.
Available: Wednesday to Saturday.
ADD this tour when reserving your room online or by phone.
PRIVATE DAY...YOUR WAY
Create your day just the way you'd like. You choose the locations, we supply the vehicle and driver. Focus on our abundant selection of wineries or mix things up and include a cidery, distillery, or brewery. The day is yours to unfold.
We have our luxury 6-seat minivan or our 14-passenger high-roof Transit van to choose from. Once you've selected your locations we'd be happy to recommend the perfect spot for lunch.
Your rate: $150 +HST per hour which includes a vehicle and driver.
Pick up and drop off in HRM is available upon request. An additional $250.00 +HST will apply. A 4 hour minimum is required for this tour.