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Monticello Appellation Wine Tours

1493 Milton Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22902-7582
+1 434-960-0820
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Best Wine Tour Ever!

I cannot say enough about this wine tour. The sites were beautiful and wine was fantastic. But... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
Allentown, Pennsylvania
So glad we booked!

We enjoyed our personalized, professional, entertaining tour with Erika last week. It was so worth... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
Rockville, Maryland
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Taste of Monticello / Monticello Appellation Wine Tours offers escorted wine tasting tours in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA. We book 2 -6 guests per tour for one set price of $145 per person. We offer tasting at three wineries with a deluxe local cheese, local chocolate and fruit platter served at the second winery, and plenty of bottled water. For $165 per person we offer on Thursdays and Fridays a food pairing tour. A deluxe picnic lunch can be added at $20 per person. All expenses are included except for tasting fees which wineries do not allow tours to pay. Tastings run around $10-$12 per person per winery and they all take credit cards.
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1493 Milton Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22902-7582
+1 434-960-0820

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Reviewed 22 November 2017

I cannot say enough about this wine tour. The sites were beautiful and wine was fantastic. But what made it the best was the person attention to detail by Chris. The information he provided was so helpful and made the tasting experience even better. The...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

We enjoyed our personalized, professional, entertaining tour with Erika last week. It was so worth every penny. Erika knows a lot about wine and shared her knowledge. We loved the wineries we visited. The cheese, chocolate, and fruit tray was delicious. There were 3 cheeses,...More

Thank HyMaryland
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Touring with Chris and Erika is a MUST when you visit Charlottesville! We have toured with them many times in the past and every time is a wonderful and educational experience. They know the best places to taste wines based on what is being served...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We took the tour on a sunny Saturday, and luckily no one else did so we were only the two of us in the car, so we had kind of a private tour! When went to 3 wineries where we had ample time for tasting,...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful private tour this afternoon with Chris, who took us to three lovely wineries with a mid-afternoon break for a delicious lunch. It was fun to sample different winemakers' interpretations of the same varietals, and we learned so much about Virginia wines....More

Thank heelergrl
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Chris took us out for the afternoon on a lovely quiet Tuesday and we went to 4 wineries and had a lovely cheese plate. My husband is knowledgeable armature and it was lovely having someone who knew their stuff. We stayed at Accady B&B and...More

Thank nelly071
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I took a tour with Erika on 8-25-17 and had a fantastic time! We enjoyed all of the information on grape varieties and wine making techniques. We were pampered by the foods she paired with each wine we tasted. It was a...More

Thank lisafrick
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We had a great time with Erika! We appreciated her expertise, and her selections for our itinerary were scenic and fun. Our tour was the perfect balance of relaxing and informative. The chocolate, cheese, and fruit we enjoyed at our second stop was delicious! We...More

Thank JSR79
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Erika was very informative having had lots of experience related to wine making and tasting. Everything was taken care of for us. We weren't rushed, nor did we wish we could move along. Great experience for our first wine tour.

Thank joannebates1
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are on our first trip to Charlottesville. We live in Chesapeake. I booked accommodations at Arcady Bed and Breakfast not knowing that the owners of Monticello Appellation Wine Tours used to own that B&B. They just sold it in August 2016....More

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