When you think Spring in Niagara Falls several activities top the to do list, but specifically it’s the start of wine tour season! Niagara-On-The-Lake is known around the world as an oasis for wine lovers. Like the coffee bean, each wine tells a different story and produces a different flavour. Rare vintages and new releases produce a different taste for your palate…top Rieslings, Chardonnays and Pinot Noirs start hitting the shelves and Niagara Falls offers wine tours to these top wineries from the smallest vineyards to the largest; all are unique and all create the perfect outing and experience.
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Comfort Inn Clifton Hill values each and every guest and knows that each individual has their own specific tastes for attractions to see and do in and around the Niagara Region. When you plan a getaway to Niagara Falls, this hotel is the perfect choice because of it’s Build-A-Package option that separates it from many competitors. You simply book your stay and build on to your getaway elements of Niagara that you wish to experience for a discounted price. The start of Spring is a flurry of pink, white, yellow and red as flowers begin to bloom along the Niagara Parkway. The Niagara Region is also Canada’s fruit belt. Peaches, cherries, pears, apples, berries and grapes are grown here…the ideal harvesting season for wine! As part of the Build-A-Package, the Comfort Inn Clifton Hill partnered with Winery Tours has added the “Niagara Wine Country Bus Tour”. You will enjoy the beautiful Niagara Countryside while visiting some of its most famous wineries. Bring your camera and your taste buds and savour delectable wine tastings without the worry of driving! Take your time, enjoy lunch in Niagara on the Lake and really get to know and experience the vintage surroundings.
Guests will be walked through a structured tasting of some of the wineries finest products. They will enjoy three wines, including Niagara’s most famous product, Icewine. Guests will learn the appropriate steps to sampling wine.
Pilliterri Estates Winery
Pillitteri Estates Winery is the world’s largest estate producer of Icewine. Guests will tour this unique winery from harvesting through the underground cellars and finishing at the bottling line.
Reif Estates Winery
Following in a family tradition going back thirteen generations, Klaus Reif makes award winning wines at the family’s Canadian winery.
Established in 1990, Stonechurch Vineyards was born out of a belief that good wine and good friends make a perfect pairing.
Niagara on the Lake
Guests will have the opportunity to explore this historic town. The heritage main street is filled with wonderful boutiques and bistros. Niagara on the Lake is also home to the worlds largest celebration of the works of George Bernard Shaw and his contemporaries.
This tour is sure to be a fun, memorable and educational time for you and your family. It’s a professionally organized day packaged as a discount through the Comfort Inn Clifton Hill. The tour provides hotel pick-up and drop-off and is a definite for the wine lover!