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Wine tourism experience providers from every sector of the worldwide wine and culinary tourism industry come together in IWINETC each year. You’ll meet international, national and regional tourist offices, enchanting accommodation options, outstading wineries open for visits, spa resorts, technology providers, in-coming agent specialists and many more.
Join us along the “Wine and Dine Route of Friuli Venezia Giulia”! A profound food and wine-based holiday experience that takes your senses on a journey which ideally connects the coast with the mountainous area, whilst passing along the vineyards and regional inland hills. Six experiences are offered to help you discover the region and meet the producers and their productions. Here in Friuli Venezia Giulia, the doors of the wineries, agrifood companies and restaurants are open to all those who would like to learn more about the true soul of the Region.
Lower Austria, the region round Vienna, is the leading wine producer among the Austrian provinces. Its fantastic Grüner Veltliners and Rieslings rank among the best whites in the world and have earned Austrian wine its superb reputation. Niederösterreich Werbung, the Lower Austrian tourist board, helps to organise excellent wine tours for wine tastings with top vintners. They feature everything from Baroque monasteries to the modern architecture of the LOISIUM Wine World. The oldest winery is in the Wachau, a section of the Danube Valley on the UNESCO Word Heritage List for its terraced vineyards and other charms. Celebrate with locals at a heuriger wine tavern or at one of the many wine festivals during Weinherbst, the months’ long celebration of wine and autumn in Lower Austria. Take a carriage ride along romantic cellar-lined country roads. For complete information on all touristic highlights and wine tours, contact Lower Austrian tourist board.
Vitinera is a Web and Mobile Platform, with the aim of creating a connection between the winery and the winelover. The winelover will experience and discover the winery environment, the history, the production, the territory and moreover the people that creates thisunique and authentic moment.
The Movimento Turismo del Vino (Wine Tourism Movement) is an Association created in 1993 that has encouraged Italian wineries to open their doors to visitors: Italy has now become the country of “Cantine Aperte”. MTV’s goal is to promote wine tourism and improve the image and prestige of wine areas, as well as their economic development. MTV wants to stand for protection of the environment and for quality agriculture; promoting a natural life-style that puts the visitor at the centre of attention. Among the 1000 members of the Association are some of Italy’s most prestigious wineries, selected on the basis of very precise characteristics, the first of which is their high quality of visitor hospitality.
The regional association Movimento Turismo del Vino Friuli Venezia Giulia embraces more than 70 wineries. Although limited in area, Friuli Venezia Giulia has an ancient tradition of viticulture and produces great wines that are known and admired all over Italy and in the rest of the world.
It is located inside one of the most beautiful hilly areas of the region, the triangle between Udine, Cividale and Cormòns, made of woods, vineyards, sparse farmhouses, some ancient villa hidden in the green and a severe abbey-fortress: a paradise environment surrounded by those industrial establishments that have made the famous ‘Chair Triangle’ known throughout the world. This naturalistic island is enriched by the “ponca”, the soil consisting of thick deposits of calcareous clays and marls, very precious for the rich extensions of vineyards which, alternated with woods and sparse farmhouses, give the finest wines of the region.
Institute for tourism TRG Vipava is one of the leading companies who is managing the Vipava valley as a wine destination. The wine region Vipava Valley is situated in the western part of Slovenia, only 30 km from Trieste (Italy). There are more than 2500 hectares of vineyards. Vipava hills have a lot of sunny days, which enable winegrowers to grow as many as 25 different types of grapes. Vipava winemakers are proud to make high quality wines but specially are proud on Vipava local varieties such as Zelen and Pinela.
Business network dedicated to incoming tourism. Experiential and emotional tour proposals. We want to introduce the Friuli through the local artisan companies.
GoArmenia is one of the daughter companies of Visa Concord Group founded in 1997. Our company is an accredited IATA and American Express Travel Partner member. Go Armenia provides tours and packages of wide range and variety all over Armenia and neighbouring countries. The last few years we started to focus more on wine tours and the development of wine tourism in Armenia. An incredible wine renaissance has begun in Armenia. New and commendable wines regularly appear on the foothills of Mount Ararat where, through recent archaeological digs, the world’s oldest winery was discovered. Some of these wines have already been added to elite wine guides. Besides the classic wine tour programs, we also offer programs off the beaten track to bring you the very best small vineyards in Armenia’s historical wine regions of Vayots Dzor, Tavush and the Ararat Valley.
Located within a 30-minute drive from Yerevan, Armenia Wine is one of the most beautiful wineries of Armenia. A favorite travel destination for tourists who are interested in wine and gastronomic tours. It is here that tourists have the chance to visit all the production units of the winery, and experience the world of the winemaker and brandy master and immerse into the 6000-year-old history of winemaking. After the tour, guests discover all the subtitles of the professional tasting and wine ethics. For those interested in souvenirs and wine accessories, we have Hazarashen shop, where you can buy company’s production at factory prices, as well as take pictures in national Armenian costumes. Moreover, on the territory of the winery operates Nazani restaurant, which offers diverse national Armenian dishes, as well as intriguing snacks: cheeses and national basturma aged in wine and brandy. Armenia Wine is a perfect renting platform for all kind of events: weddings, corporate events, workshops, conferences and more.
The Melnik Wine Region of Struma River Valley, Bulgaria boasts a spirit of innovation and collaboration supported by rich winemaking heritage and an exceptional terroir. The local producers are experimenting with indigenous grapes and showcasing beautiful expressions of international varieties. The MELNIK WINE ROUTES will take you on a journey to an exciting, unrevealed wine region: you will encounter a delightful blend of boutique wineries, authentic food, events-rich calendar, genuine hospitality. Coupled with the mild climate, spectacular landscapes, opportunities for SPA and wellness, and visits to numerous historical and cultural sites, your experience will leave you breathless every step of the way. Odysseia-in & Via Vino is your reliable travel partner in exploring the Melnik Wine Routes. The travel agency was founded in 1990 and offers various private tours and tailor-made wine & food experiences. Trust our expertise and discover Melnik!
The passion for wine at Artimino comes from far away. The first evidence goes back in time to the Etruscan people. However, it was with the Medici family that the first important turning point in quality came about; in particular with the Edict of Cosimo III in 1716. Today Tenuta di Artimino aims at an ecological and responsible agriculture blended together with an ancient history and century old traditions. There is about 80 hectares of splendid vineyards all around Villa Medici La Ferdinanda, Unesco Heritage Site. The estate has also a 4-stars hotel, an typical hamlet with 60 apartments, a Spa with winetherapy and a winery.
Marina Danieli Estate is one of the main estates in Friuli Colli Orientali DOC. Handed down from woman to woman for more than 100 years, the Estate now extends over 100 hectares of farmland including vineyards, woods, and vegetable garden. In the last 35 years, the business expanded from the wine production to hospitality, offering now a total of 26 rooms in 3 different locations. The Estate’s proposal is complete and sustainable, including an agriturismo with traditional bedrooms and a restaurant which offers local dishes made only with local products, and a Villa for contemporary events and conferences. Thanks to the wide offer of goods and services, and the creativity of the Estate’s personal, there is no limit in creating tailor-made packages to meet your needs. Marina Danieli Estate is a comfortable haven for anyone who is Friuli and would like to discover its soul.
A 50 hectar estate situated few kilometers north of Udine, Azienda del Poggio produces high quality wines on the first morenic hills of Friuli Venezia Giulia. During the 18th century the buildings, surrounded by meadows, lawns and woods , hosted a farmhouse,stables and barnyards, which had been transformed into a villa , office, and cellar at the end of the 70’s by the famous Architect Carlo Mangani. Today Azienda del Poggio is the perfect location for events , workshops and winetastings both inside and outside on perfectly manicured lawns and vineyards.
The Tombacco family has passionately cultivated the land and the vine since 1968. Thanks to the knowledge of traditional Friulian vinegrowing and winemaking, but never neglecting innovation and the environmental protection, our winery is now one of the protagonists of regional winemaking. Quality, innovation, passion, respect of our history and of our land, openness to the future: these are the values characterising our philosophy and our wines. For the Tombacco family the land is not something you can fully own: you can just take excellent care of it and keep it, to hand it down to future generations. “A broad stony spot, polished by the wind and the water”, the magredi area represents one of the last examples of steppe landscape: meagre, arid, stony… This is where our vineyards have their roots, resulting in wines particularly fresh and elegant.
WM Tours (Wine Mery Tours) organize Culinary and Wine Tours in Sardinia – Italy. We highlight the blue zone in Sardinia with “Pane Carasau e Cannonau”, discovering remote and ancient places with centenarians in unspoiled areas of the county. WM Tours does experiential travel not forgetting tradition and culture.
The Hotel Orlando is set among millenary granites, including strawberry trees and myrtle, hydrangeas and centuries-old oaks. In this hotel, everything speaks and smells of tradition, art and culture and, above all, of a harsh and wild territory. Every detail has been studied in every detail. The materials, the furnishings, the precious and ancient ceramics … everything is strictly Sardinian. In this majestic landscape, the combination of plaster colours and warm colours typical of the old mountain houses of our Ogliastra stands out.
Borgo Conventi, located in the prestigious wine-growing land of “Collio Friulano”, was founded in 1975 and now is ready to tell its story and curiosity. The estate is set in the stunning countryside, surrounded by part of its “Biodiversity” certified vineyards.
Within the estate, there is also a beautiful Villa that came from the 18th century.
Borgo Conventi offers different experiences, from the classical and unmissable wine tour and tasting through the ancient barrel and winery, to the emotional stroll through the vineyards with a professional nature guide. The company extends on 30 hectares and produces high quality DOC Collio and DOC Isonzo wines, from local and international varieties, always respecting the territorial tradition.
Luxury Wine Relais widespread, wedding venue & m.i.c.e. location, a consecrated church and meeting rooms and auditorium for events up to 300 people. Formed by several structures around an ancient village of 1300 brought back to life by an extraordinary restoration work. Hospitality of one of the main winery estates in Italy for the production of organic wines and oils production with the brands: Poggio di Sotto, Grattamacco and Castello ColleMassari. An exclusive wine relais for an extraordinary “food & wine experience” in Tuscany situated in a organic and natural area for an unique dream to live.
The most important exhibition fully dedicated to top quality extra-virgin olive oil. Facts and Figures: Hundreds extra virgin olive oil producers from all Italian territories on show. Professional visitors can find at Olio Capitale new olive oil suppliers and unique productions. Olio Capitale is the first appointment of the year to taste and choose the new olive oils.
If you are spending quality time in the Prosecco land, you can’t miss Villa Sandi. This great winery is located exactly in the green heart of the Prosecco zone, nearby the UNESCO Heritage hills of “Conegliano Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore DOCG”, where lies our beautiful Locanda Sandi. The company gladly welcomes every year, since 30 years, millions of visitors from all over the world. Our Multilanguage specialized tour leaders, accompany our guests to the discovery of the ancient barrel, underground centenary tunnels and the massive and gorgeous Villa Sandi, a Palladian building from 1622.
The visit includes also the tasting of our high quality white wines “Prosecco”, and “Classical Method – Opere Trevigiane”, but also prestigious red wines. The emotion continues. If you’d like to taste the typical venetian cooking, our Locanda Sandi brigade will spoil you with elegant and delicious dishes.
Maribor, the capital of Štajerska region in Slovenia, is surrounded by the green forests of Pohorje, a sunny wine-growing region and the Drava River that runs through the city. Maribor is a charming city with rich historic and cultural roots, reaching back to the Middle Ages. The top culinary selection and a number of festivals continue to bring joy even today. The Guinness world records tell the tale of rich wine tradition, the oldest vine in the world, which is found in the city centre, as well as the wine roads in the vicinity.
Since Roman times, Faedis and viticulture have been an indissoluble union. Centuries of peasant knowledge produced excellent wines, among which the Refosco di Faedis stands out, the indigenous grape variety that takes unique flavors and tastes from this land. The oldest vineyard in Friuli, planted at the end of the 19th century and in production since then, testifies to the importance of wine production in this area. A territory, located north east of Udine, where the plain meets the mountains. Nature is the undisputed mistress: fields, vineyards, meadows and woods cover almost 80% of the territory, mostly mountainous and hilly, crossed by kilometers of paths, once ways of communication between the various towns and villages and ideal place for beautiful excursions today. Medieval castles and churches are further attractions of a small territory, which from the top of its mountains offers one of the most astonishing sights in all of Friuli Venezia Giulia.
VinGardeValise(R) wine luggage is the original, first and safest way to travel with your wine. Backed by a 10-year limited warranty and an unparalled level of customer support, both for our consumer end users and for our dealers, the suitcases–12-bottle, 8-bottle and 5-bottle–are sold around the world from distribution centers in California, Rotterdam and Shanghai. Optional inserts are available to carry magnums, wine glasses, beer and ale bottles and cans as well; chiller sheets to further protect the wine during hot weather travel are also offered.
Santa Margherita represents the starting point of the Santa Margherita Wine Group, founded by Count Gaetano Marzotto in 1935, which gradually developed into a real “wine making mosaic” with its own wineries and vineyards in some of Italy’s most beautiful regions: Eastern Veneto, the Conegliano-Valdobbiadene hills, Alto Adige with Kettmeir winery, Lugana with Cà Maiol, Tuscany with Chianti Classico, with the beautiful Lamole di Lamole estate and the restaurant Vitique, Maremma, Sicily and Sardinia. Indissolubly linked to its icon wine – Pinot Grigio, ancestor of an entire generation of new Italian white wines, market leader for more than fifty years, distributed in 90 countries – Santa Margherita made its ability to innovate, its managerial structure, its technological development, its quality and sustainability – environmental and social – its distinctive traits. There are actually two constants at the centre of our daily routine: the vineyard and men.