Are you a wine connoisseur? Here you will find an extensive list with the best wineries in Santorini Island Greece!
Santorini is among the best travel destinations in Greece if not the top. The charming white-washed houses, the blue-domed churches, the typical Cycladic architecture of the buildings, the unique lifestyle and the local gastronomy, the incredible Caldera vistas as well as the majestic beaches are some of the reasons that make Santorini the most popular summer destination in Greece. Not to mention the long tradition of Santorini in wine-making. Santorini wine is considered the best in Greece, while some varieties have been awarded by the most recognized wine competitions in the world!
Let’s explore further the best wineries in Santorini!
Situated in Episkopi Santorini, Estate Argyros includes some of the oldest vines on the island. Argyros Estate runs since 1903 continuing the tradition in winemaking. A must-do experience if visit Argyros is the wine-tasting and touring. The minimal aesthetic of the interior allows you to enjoy some selections of wines accompanied by an exceptional cheese platter of Greek cheese varieties, in the most serene atmosphere. You will also have the opportunity to taste the famous Assyrtiko wine, as well as to enjoy a tour of the vineyards and the production area.
Boutari Winery Santorini
Boutari Winery is located at Megalochori Santorini. Boutari is also a historical winery in Greece, operating since 1879. As far as the premises of Boutari in Santorini is concerned, the winery has modern facilities including an amazing white dome building where you will find the bar-restaurant, which is also available to host private parties and events. Boutari offers also 5 distinct wine tasting tours, allowing you to taste the renowned Boutari Santorini wine collection, to learn about the history of Santorini vines as well as to visit the cellar and learn about the wine production.
Located in the serene vineyard of Oia, Domaine Sigalas is one of the most famous wineries in Greece and worldwide as well. The wines of Sigalas are exported not only in several countries in Europe but also in Australia and the USA too. The viticulture in Santorini has a long history that dates back to antiquity. The volcanic soil of Santorini along with the anhydrous climate are the two prominent factors that contribute to the production of this unique and of high-quality wine. Do not miss on the opportunity to book a wine tour exploring one of the oldest vineyards in the world and learning about its wine production and pruning methods.
It is said to have one of the best terraces of Santorini to taste wine, admiring the dazzling sunset and the view of the endless Aegean – Santo Wines is definitely among the best wineries in Santorini Island. You can enjoy a winery tour in the beautiful premises of the winery and the volcanic vineyards so that to learn about the winemaking process and the unique soil of Santorini. Don’t miss the interesting documentary and the astonishing wine tasting experience in the breathtaking terrace overlooking the volcano and the caldera. An experience that you will remember forever!
Located at Megalochori village, just above the port of Athinios overlooking the stunning Caldera, Venetsanos winery is one of the oldest wineries in Santorini. Built-in 1947 by Venetsanos family, remains its tradition in winemaking till today. The history of this important winery along with the unique architectural structure making it a must-visit attraction on the island of Santorini. A wine tour to the magnificent premises as well as the winemaking techniques will amaze you. As for the wine tasting, a fascinating terrace awaits you to enjoy the most spectacular vistas of the sunset and the endless blue.
Although Avantis is a newly constructed winery, it has achieved to be considered among the best wineries in Santorini. The passion of the founder in winemaking along with the microclimate of Santorini Island, have as an outcome to produce wines of high quality and great taste. Located in Vothonas, inviting you to explore its modern premises, to taste its award-winning wines and get to know about the history of winemaking production in Santorini. There is also a restaurant inside the winery, where you can enjoy a unique gastronomic experience, of traditional and modern Greek flavours accompanied by exceptional Avantis wines. The interior, overlooking the gorgeous hill of Thira and the Aegean Sea will tranquil you, offering you truly a great dining experience.
Koutsoyannopoulos Wine Museum – Winery
Talking about the best wineries in Santorini not miss mentioning the Koutsoyannopoulos Wine Museum. The wine museum is extraordinary, hosting historical exhibits since 1870 from Koutsoyannopoulos family, while its premises located 8 meters below ground and with 300 meters long, makes it one of its kind. Taking a tour to the facilities of the winery will help you to get a deeper understanding of the history of Santorini wine, the family of Koutsoyannopoulos and how they started to deal with the wineries as well as the secrets of wine-making tradition.
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