Private Peljesac & Ston wine tour from Dubrovnik

Private Peljesac & Ston wine tour from Dubrovnik

Join us on a tour through second longest peninsula in Croatia – Peljesac, known for its top quality red wines (Dingac, Postup). Enjoy an area where vineyards stretch through the steep slopes from the Adriatic Sea to the sky. See, smell, feel, taste and get to know our wines and their history. Learn about our olives and what makes a good olive oil. Marvel at medieval fortifications and elegance of Ston town and possibly end your day with picking some oysters from their oyster beds and tasting them on the spot!

Photo

Tour highlights

  • Ston – medieval gothic town, surrounded by 4 miles of fortified walls, and its famous 14. ct. salt panes
  • Dingac Hills – most famous Croatian wine positions where grapes grow on 40-60 degree inclined slopes, getting the best out of the land, sea and the sun!
  • Local boutique wineries – great wine, liqueur, cheese and organic olive oil together with homemade bite-sized delicacies with presentation done by the owners
  • Mali Ston Bay – unspoiled natural bay with numerous oyster and mussels beds

Click for more details about Private Peljesac & Ston wine tour from Dubrovnik !... arrow

  • Our tour starts from Dubrovnik (port or hotel) and we drive northwest along the Adriatic coast passing the villages of Orasac, Trsteno (known for its beautiful Arboretum botanical garden), Slano..with Elafiti islands following parallel to the post.
  • After 45 mins drive we cross over to the peninsula of Peljesac , with Mali Ston Bay dividing us from the mainland as the peninsula bends towards the open sea.
  • Soon we arrive at Ston, a medieval city famous for its great city walls – second largest preserved fortification system in the world, its charming Gothic center and its salt panes – lucrative commodity in medieval times (salt was very dear and in demand in those days).
  • We will take a walk in Ston, where you will learn about Ston’s history and see the major sites after which we continue towards the vineyards of Peljesac.
  • Passing from one valley to another, from the beaches of village Zuljana to the little fisherman village of Trstenik (scenic photo stops), finally reaching the most beautiful scenic parts of the steep cliffs of Dingac where wine grows on 40-60 degree incline. You will hear the story about the our Plavac Mali wine, its history and  uniqueness.
  • Passing through a man-made tunnel (made in 1970) we will enter the village of Potomje where we will stop at  2 private wineries in this region followed by presentation and tasting in each winery (red and white wine, liqueurs, olive oil, small bites)
  • Following wine tasting, we will drive back but this time on the other side of Peljesac peninsula passing the villages of Janjina, Drace, Dubrava and stopping at Ponikve village, another wine region on Peljesac peninsula where we would stop at another boutique winery (3rd one) to taste, experience and compare their wines with previous region.
  • AfterPonikve we will head back to Dubrovnik port/hotel, with possible WC or photo-stops along the way.

What is included?

  • Air conditioned minibus/van or personal car
  • English speaking driver / guide
  • Visits all along the proposed route, presentation and tasting of wine and liquors in 3 wineries (small snack bites in at least one winery)
  • Orientation tour of medieval town of Ston
  • Multiple photo stops along the way
  • Port/hotel pickup and drop off
  • Port entrance fee, parking etc

 

What is not included?

  • food and drinks along the way (other than specified in the tour specs)
  • entrance tickets to Ston city walls or Ston salt panes – if you choose to visit them

Optional (paid additionally -must be arranged with company prior to the tour):

  • Visit to Trsteno arboretum
  • Full lunch or dinner in one of famous Ston or Mali Ston seafood restaurants
  • Oyster picking by private boat with one of the local private oyster producers (includes 45 min total experience duration -ride with local fisherman and his boat to his oyster beds, picking oysters right from the sea, presentation and tasting -5 oysters and local white wine on the spot)

Prices for a Private tour in 2020

  • 2 persons total price is 250 Eur (125 Eur per person)
  • 3 persons total price is 285 Eur (95 Eur per person)
  • 4 persons total price is 340 Eur (85 Eur per person)
  • 5 persons total price is 375 Eur (75 Eur per person)
  • 6 persons total price is 420 Eur (70 Eur per person)
  • 7 persons total price is 455 Eur (65 Eur per person)

 

How to book this tour

  • Use booking request form to check availability and book your tour
  • 30 euros deposit should be paid by PayPal and the outstanding amount should be settled with the tour guide after the tour
  • After successful booking you’ll receive a confirmation e-mail from us

Send an inquiry about Private Peljesac & Ston wine tour from Dubrovnik Availability and prices!

We usually answer in less then 6 hours.

Enquiry form