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The Wine Experience

Punta del Este 20000, Uruguay
+598 97 348 445
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US$ 179.99*
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Small Group Tour: Sunset Wine Tour from Punta del Este
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US$ 249.99*
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Small Group Tour: Gourmet Wine Experience from Punta del Este with 3-Course...
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Jose Ignacio Sunset Wine Experience from Punta del Este
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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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Punta del Este 20000, Uruguay
+598 97 348 445
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

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...More

Thank nancy s
Reviewed 24 March 2017 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...More

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Wine7Guy7, Owner at The Wine Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

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

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....More

1  Thank LMN789
Wine7Guy7, Owner at The Wine Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

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

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...More

1  Thank Susan O
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.

2  Thank Nicole N
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...More

2  Thank gshaas
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...More

2  Thank William J
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...More

2  Thank natewalk
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...More

1  Thank Thomas F
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...More

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We arrive in Punta del Este via Holland America at the end of October. We would like to investigate the area's wines...what wineries would you recommend?
23 May 2017|
Response from Wine7Guy7 | Property representative |
Hi there, could you please send an email via website with dates, so we can check which wineries are open. Thanks!
Norma C
If the ship cannot tender us in, is there a refund policy?
16 September 2015|
Response from Wine7Guy7 | Property representative |
Hola Norma: It very rarely happens that ships cannot tender as all ships arrive during the summer period, when weather conditions are great. There is a refund policy and will depend on booking. Please can you email me via... More