Lake Balaton wine tasting tour with your private, English speaking driver/guide will be a very exciting, all day program with wine tasting, sightseeing and upon request a castle visit.
With us you will be treated as a VIP. This bespoke, private tour will take place on the North shore of the beautiful Lake Balaton, Hungary's and Central Europe's largest freshwater lake.
We have many years of experience providing unique tours with the help of our local experts and the good relationship we have built up with the wineries over the years, you will be able to see the real Hungary with real people.
From Budapest it will be a 1.5 hour drive with a stop off at the historical town of Szekesfehervar on the way.
Yourtour will start and finish at your Budapest hotel.
Balaton wine region isone of the seven larger wine regions ofHungary.Wine production dates back to the beginning of the 1st century started by theRomans.The region is known for its specific white wines showing local particularities; its most widely grown variety is the Olaszrizling and Furmint. With plenty of sunshine and rich, fertile soil this region is great for grape growing.
You will have a chance to taste some delicious wine accompanied with Hungarian cheese, some delicious salami and sausages hosted by local wine growers while discovering the countryside.
Throughout your journey you will visit little known boutique vineyards as well as some more prestigious wineries around the famous Csopak and Tihany, which is famous not only for the 1000-year-old Benedictine Abbey, but for one of the mostbeautiful viewsto the Lake Balaton and its natural beauties.
Here you can have a nice lunch in one of the traditional restaurants then continue the journey along Lake Balaton to sample some more winewhile enjoying the best panoramic views over the terraces of the different wineries.
You will taste in 3 different wineries along the way on Lake Balaton.