Winery Tour & Tasting near Thessaloniki

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Explore Greece's famed wine industry by visiting a winery and tasting different varieties. Your excursion occurs at Ktima Gerovassilliou Winery, a sprawling estate with views of the valley and mountains. Here you'll learn all about the vinification process and taste some of the finest wines in the world.

As you observe the production process, a wine expert will explain how it works, from gathering the grapes to making, maturing, and bottling the wine. Then, head to the estate's wine museum and cellar, where you'll find rare varieties and collectors' bottles. Finally, check out the massive collection of wine corks, plus preserved ancient amphoras in original condition.

End your tour in the winery’s cozy restaurant for views of the vineyard and a wine tasting. You'll enjoy eight different types of local Greek wines paired with gourmet hors d’oeuvres.

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