Enjoy a unique winetasting tour in the area of Nemea, one of Greece's largest vineyards, famous for its Agiorgitiko grapes and wonderful wines. It will also be in this location where you will see where Hercules began his labors by killing the lion.
Your day begins in Nafplion, where you will meet with your guide, before traveling towards the area of Namea. Once there you will begin your tour of the ancient stadium of Nemea, built in the 4th century BC. This stadium, played a major role in Greek athletics, hosting sporting events in honor of the Greek god, Zeus.
The arena was 178 meters long and the stadium's capacity was 40,000 spectators. Some of the most important athletic and equestrian events in Ancient Greece took place here, making it one of Greece’s must see attractions.
Following that, you will visit 2 award-winning wineries in the area, where you will learn about the vintage process, take an in depth look into the wine-making stages and be given an extensive tour of the production sites.
With over 300 different varieties of wine produced from Greek vineyards, many of them native to the Nemea region, you will learn all about the culture of Greek wine from ancient times to the present. Your guides will also happily share with you all the secrets of Greek wine and explain it how it has made its presence known in the wine world.
In this Nemea winetasting tour, you will also have the opportunity to taste renowned Greek wine styles, from fine aromatic crisp whites to fruity reds, that will surprise you pleasantly.
Nemea winetasting tour is full of culture and tastes and is truly a must for your trip to Greece!
Complimentary hotel pick-up and drop off is also included on this tour, from all hotels and apartments throughout Nafplion.
**Full refund or change of date in case of adverse weather conditions**