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Budapest: Full-Day Tokaj - World's First Closed Wine Region

Product ID: 125021
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Walk around Tokaj-Hegyalja, a UNESCO World Heritage site since 2002, Tarcal, Tállya and Mád. Discover the entire wine region and have local winemakers accompany your journey. See how volcanic rock makes strong bodied acidic wines with mineral notes.
About this activity
Duration 12 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
English
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English

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Your hotel reception.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Taste 10 to 15 items from the most famous wineries presented by the local winemakers
  • Relax on a historical sightseeing tour
  • Receive a free information package about the sights and the history of the wine country
  • Enjoy direct transfers and guidance during the day
Full description
On this tour, walk around Tokaj-Hegyalja, Tarcal, Tállya and the Mád region to discover the entire wine area. Taste premium and selected items from the selected wineries and in many cases, wines not available commercially. Hear stories from the local winemakers who will accompany your journey.

The Tokaj wine region is the world's first closed wine region since 1737. The area is ​​6202 hectares. The World Heritage Committee of UNESCO added the cultural wine landscape of Tokaj-hegyalja to the World Heritage List in 2002.

The mineral rich volcanic rock can make for strong bodied acidic wines with mineral notes. Wines with the highest alcohol, sugar and acid content in the country are born in Tokaj-hegyalja.
Includes
  • Premium wine tasting, even the non-commercial products as well
  • 2-course hot meal lunch or dinner
  • Savory snacks and bites during the tastings

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• The main types: furmint, hárslevelű, sárgamuskotály, aszú and szamorodni
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Wellness&Wine

Product ID: 125021