When you think about wine tours, New York City may not be the first place that comes to mind. However, the Big Apple has a variety of wine tours to offer the modern oenophile. This summer, leave Napa behind and take in some of the unexpectedly elegant wine offerings that New York has to offer to its most discerning visitors.
To make your wine tasting pleasures even more memorable and convenient, considering calling Majestic Transportation Services and Limo. Not only can we provide luxurious, safe transportation to your wine tour locations, we can also ensure that you make all of your destinations on time with convenient pickup and drop off locations. We are proud to provide a full range of NYC ground transportation options.
THE DELAWARE RIVER KAYAK TRIP AND WINE TASTING
For the more adventurous souls, try out this trip that leaves from Manhattan and includes a picnic lunch, tour of Westfall Winery, and wine tasting. If you don’t wish to kayak back to the city after a long day of tasting and paddling, our chauffeurs are happy to bring you back in the comforts of our limousines.
FIRST GLASS WINE TOURS
Long Island has a surprising array of interesting wines to taste, from unusual imports to locally sourced vintages that are reflected in amazing farm to table restaurants throughout the area. For accessing any of the exciting locations within the county, use our Westchester car service.
PAIR WINE TOURS
For the more urban oenophile, Pair Wine Tours offers low-cost pairing tours in various locations in the greater New York City area. These tours typically include visiting a number of restaurants that are off the beaten path, including food and wine samplings at each.
HUDSON VALLEY WINE TOURS
This popular bus tour leaves from Times Square during weekends, hosting a variety of beer, wine, and food based tours throughout the year and varying seasonally. If riding in a bus isn’t your idea of a good time, our chauffeurs serve the entire area covered by the tours and can provide tailored, personalized service to suit you or your party’s desires. The beautiful scenery alone is well-worth the trip, particularly in the spring and fall.
RED HOOK WINERY
For those who are familiar with the devastation wrought by Hurricane Sandy, a trip to the Red Hook Winery is a must. After nearly losing everything to the storm, the small but well-known winery has come back stronger than ever with its Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc made from grapes exclusively grown throughout the state of New York.
Indeed, while New York may not be the first place you think of when you think of American wines, the region has been producing some strong contenders and importing more world-class vintages than anywhere else in the country. The next time you consider going on a wine tasting tour, think no further than NYC, with countless amazing wine tasting opportunities always just a few miles away.