Discover your favourite wine tasting spot in Niagara-on-the-Lake
You know you deserve a break from your daily routine, but you’re not quite sure how to make the most of your fleeting weekends. Wine tasting tours combine exceptional wine with beautiful scenery and the opportunity to learn interesting facts about Ontario’s wine region and its best wineries. Niagara has countless wineries that are each unique in their own ways – from how they nurture their grapes to their décor and service, Niagara is the perfect place to discover your new favourite place for tasting Ontario wines.
Don’t just see one of our region’s finest wineries! Take advantage of a San Francisco-style Wine Trolley Tour and explore two wineries of your choosing. We highly recommend any and all of the following wineries:
A familiar fan favourite where guests can sample and purchase a wide variety of wines, including their celebrated ice wines
Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate:
You may recognize this brand of wine, but until you experience an intimate tour of their state-of-the-art facility, you’ll never guess at how much TLC goes into crafting their fine products
Château Des Charmes:
The prefect romantic spot or a place to taste wine among friends, this Family-owned winery is widely recognized as the estate where Ontario wine tastings originated.
Konzelmann Estates Winery:
This winery has been producing mouth-watering wines since 1893, and its earned a reputation for having friendly and informative staff who look forward to guiding guests throughout its castle-like estate
You’d never guess this nationally-recognized winery used to be a pork farm, but you’ll fall in love with how the owners have transformed the estate into one of Canada’s most successful wineries with impressive creativity and a dedication to creating comfortable, enjoyable guest experiences
Discover a winery that pays a delightful ode to all that Niagara has to offer – from an impressive range of produce to an incredibly dedicated staff, guests with an appreciation for agricultural will swoon for this beautiful estate
If you want tradition, variety and sophistication, visit Reif Estate Winery and taste a complete range of varietals that have been produced on their 50-hectare vineyard
The epitome of true country charm, a family-run establishment that’s reminiscent of an upscale farmhouse
Pondview Estate Winery:
Family owned and operated for three generations, the Puglisi Family will be overjoyed to welcome you to their vineyard, which has been celebrated as the Best in Ontario.
This winery is a treat for the palette and the eyes, offering one of the most gorgeous settings for a wine tasting with over 20 acres of lush vineyard
Become a part of the winemaking process at this intimate venue where you’ll be welcomed by a lush green property and enthusiastic winemakers who have proudly produced great wines and tastings for more than 18 years
Pick two of the wineries listed above that interest you the most. Then, get ready for a fun, educational and tasty ride. Each tour lasts approximately three hours, and you can choose whether you want to go in the morning at 10 a.m. or enjoy an afternoon exploration starting at 2 p.m. Custom group tours are also available. You’ll be accompanied by a knowledgeable tour guide who will tell you about the area, its wineries and maybe even a few secrets about the Niagara region and its artisanal producers.
Experience what makes Niagara truly great and visit our favourite wine tasting spots on an enjoyable trolley ride. Before you know it, they’ll become your favourite places to taste Niagara too!