Day of tasting in Villány

Full day tour in the Villány wine region with tasting of the best red wines in Hungary

Duration of visit: 12-13 hours

Immerse yourself in the wine region of Villány, wineries in southern Hungary famous for the full-bodied red wines. A full day's private journey starts at the door of your Budapest hotel. Our Portuguese speaking private guide will accompany you throughout the trip, and will be available to answer all your questions about Hungarian wines. Taste five to eight wines in each of the three wineries to get a good feel for the full-bodied reds and white wines from this unforgettable region. Discover the rustic wine villages of the Villány region, explore a vineyard, enjoy a typical 3-course Hungarian lunch, and sample a cheese plate at the last winery.

Tour Highlights

  • Private full day tour
  • Including private transport with pick-up and drop-off at your Budapest hotel
  • With exclusive tips from locals 
  • With a professional guide in Portuguese
  • Tasting five to eight wines in each of the three wineries
  • 3-course lunch
  • Cheese plate

Find our guide and driver at your Budapest hotel to start the tour in every comfort. Relax aboard your private air-conditioned vehicle while transferring to the Villány wine region, a winery with amazing rustic landscapes in southern Hungary. Your guide will customize the tour according to any personal preference you have and will answer all your questions.

Listen to funny facts and stories about Hungarian wines and discover why wine is hard to find abroad. The special underground atmosphere of Villány is fundamental for the production of its full-bodied red wines. The wines of Villány are mainly red, dark ruby, full bodied, full of flavors and aromas, with high alcohol and tannins. About 70-80% of the cultivated area produces the typical grapes of the region: Kadarka, Porto (Portugieser), Kékfrankos, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Zweigelt, Pinot Noir.

After arriving in Villány, admire the landscapes of vineyards. In the morning and afternoon, visit three carefully selected wineries to give you a balanced portrait of the traditional, exploring and new wines of the region.

Discover a vineyard walking to see the grapes nearby and in each winery try 5 to 8 wines, including the famous Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, reds of the well-known Portugieser and white wines, like Olaszrizling. As you drink, discover fascinating stories about each wine.

At around noon, have a rest in a local restaurant to enjoy a typical 3-course Hungarian lunch. The vineyards, the restaurant and the menus can change, but lunch usually includes dishes such as a delicious soup and baked goods followed by apple pie.

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Day of tasting in Villány
Full day tour in the Villány wine region with tasting of the best red wines in Hungary