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Address: Punta del Este 20000, Uruguay
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+598 97 348 445
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The Wine Experience will be offering Wine Tours in Punta del Este &...

The Wine Experience will be offering Wine Tours in Punta del Este & Jose Ignacio that includes: All Transfers, Private Expert Guide & Sommelier, Gourmet Lunches, Romantic Sunset Dinners, Visit to 2 Wineries with and without lunch, Horse Riding, Sunset Tastings at Playa Vik guided by your very own sommelier and tasting wines from his private collection, opportunity to meet the Owner & Winemakers face to face. Even if you don't like wine, you will see breathtaking scenery, unrivalled beaches and the very best of Punta del Este in 1 day. You will be guided by a "wine expert", who will welcome you like an "old friend". Please click on the website for further details, or contact Ryan via the email form. We know you work hard - some come and join us - you deserve it!

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Small Group Tour: Sunset Wine Tour from Punta del Este
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Jose Ignacio Sunset Wine Experience from Punta del Este

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Savelli Turismo

Leaving the cruise ship, passing thru security, we met with a representative of Savelli and agreed upon a price for a tour for ten people. The guided tour was excellent, seeing... read more

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Denville, New Jersey
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Leaving the cruise ship, passing thru security, we met with a representative of Savelli and agreed upon a price for a tour for ten people. The guided tour was excellent, seeing just about all there was to see. Punta Del Esta is basically a summer resort, drawing lots of tourists to their beaches. We first visited the lighthouse and nearby... More 

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West Linn
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The sunset was tour was wonderful. We first did a wine tasting at the beautiful Narbona Winery to start. Ryan is very informed about the wines and we loved learning about tannat. Moving on to the sunset dinner- the property was beautiful and the sunset exquisite. It was a truly memorable evening with a delightful host! We highly recommend this... More 

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Wine7Guy7, Owner at The Wine Experience, responded to this review

Thank you Julia! We had such a fun time! I look forward to welcoming you back. Big hugs to you both More 

Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took the Sunset Gourmet experience with Ryan. We enjoyed the private vineyard tour with wine and cheese as well as a wonderfully romantic sunset dinner at Playa Vik. Our sunset after a rainy day was impressive with pink and blue skies. Ryan took loads of pictures so we will always be able to remember our night.... More 

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Wine7Guy7, Owner at The Wine Experience, responded to this review

Thank you Lisa! Can still remember this sunset tour like yesterday! Big hugs to you both More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Ryan met us at the port as noted in his emails. There were nine of us. His van and driver were excellent. The winery was beautiful, and our tour led by the owner, himself. The tasting was fun, with wonderful wines and the opportunity to purchase bottles there. You may also order wine directly from Ryan for shipping (free) in... More 

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New York's Thousand Islands, New York
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

We went with another couple on a wine tour with Ryan to Playa Vik. It was absolutely amazing. Ryan was excellent company, very knowledgeable and charismatic. Beautiful location, excellent wine and cheese.

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Grafenwohr, Germany
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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

In short: the entire experience was absolutely wonderful! The vineyards were beautiful, the wine was amazing, and Ryan is a perfect tour guide! At length: this tour was the first thing we did in 2017, and it was an amazing way to start the new year! Ryan picked us up at our hotel in the morning and we knew right... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

I recently had the pleasure of doing the Sunset Gourmet Experience with my wife and sons (in their 20s). This was absolutely the highlight of a great trip to Buenos Aires and Punta del Este. Ryan picked us up at our hotel in Punta del Este and proceeded to take us to a beautiful small vineyard (Altos de la Ballena)... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We had the pleasure of visiting José Ignacio with friends in December 2015. We discovered The Wine Experience prior to our trip, and it sounded like fun so we booked! Ryan picked us up at our hotel as promised, and our first stop was a private tasting at Narbona. Ryan gave us a tour of the winery, explained their history,... More 

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Leesburg, Florida
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Reviewed 31 March 2016

Ryan picked us up at the ship and took us to 2 wineries and lunch in Punta Del Este. We truly experienced a first class tour from the interactions with Ryan to the visit with the wineries and a delicious gourmet meal in a beautiful private dining area. It was great and we highly recommend this tour!

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Cowes, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Ryan runs great wine tours and tastings! Uruguay produces some exquisite wines, but generally in fairly small quantity, so they are not major players on the export market. Our European supermarkets concentrate on Argentinian and Chilean production, so we miss some gems from this beautiful country. Ryan's combination of knowledge, humour and personality make for a great time. We did... More 

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