This wine tour will take you to the beautiful Pelješac peninsula. Located in the heart of South Dalmatia, this picturesque area is home to some of the most intriguing red wines in Europe. This fantastic wine tour includes several wine-tasting opportunities at local wine cellars and a relaxing visit to the vineyards on the slopes of the peninsula.
Your host Mario Bartulović, a renowned Croatian wine-maker will first guide you through the Miloš winery, home of the charismatic poet-wine maker Frano Miloš, where you will get a chance to taste his red MILOS PLAVAC or his STAGNUM, also a red, made of 100% Plavac Mali grapes, a variety that is said to be the original Zinfandel.
Next stop is the Grgic winery in Trstenik. Miljenko Grgich studied wine-making in Zagreb. After migrating to the US, with only 20 dollars in his pocket, he founded the famous Grgich Hills winery in Napa Valley but not before he made a name for himself being part of Chateau Montelena success story in the 70s. While you visit the Grgic cellars, you will taste their famous white Posip and their red Plavac Mali Dingac. The winery is located on a hill, overlooking the incredibly charming Trstenik harbor.
Secret Dalmatia wants to give you an authentic experience of Croatia in all of their tours. This exclusive wine tour of Croatia’s most Southern vineyards is one of their most sought after programs! The wine tour also includes a chance to taste some local delicacies.
The last stop of this tour will be the 500-year-old wine cellar of Bartulović, your guide´s family business, where you will enjoy a wine-tasting experience and a superb Croatian-style home-made lunch. This traditional winery’s rustic environment will be best savored accompanied by a glass of their fabulous rosé!
We also offer many different Croatia tours. The wine tour of Pelješac with Bartulović is the number one choice for the true wine connoisseur but they offer great wine tasting opportunities in Istria, Hvar and Skradin area where clients get a chance to enjoy some of Croatia’s greatest wines!
For a private wine tour of Pelješac peninsula please contact our partners Secret Dalmatia