1 Day Culture tour itinerary for Berat: Say Cheers To Albanian Wine
Explore one of the oldest and best wine producing regions in Albania and know its history. Meet the families who started growing grapes in their own gardens and backyards, so that they could create Rakia and wine for personal consumption.
Wine Tour Itinerary
Visit Nurellari Winery, famous for Montemec.
Located in the South of Berat, near Osumi valley, explore the vineyard and meet Fatos, the man who spent his life producing wine.
Enjoy unique views of the river and valley while trying Albanian snacks with some Montemeca, a dry red wine made of 3 types of grapes. A popular variety is the Monteluciano Merlot Cabernet. The 2011 variety is considered the best.
Enjoy a panoramic view of Tomorri Mountain from the village.
Try some of the special Puls white of Berat.
Have lunch prepared with local ingredients and isolated recipes.
After lunch, visit a historic house that gave Six Grand Vesir from the Ottoman empire.
Walk around the village after lunch and get ready to go to the best Albanian Winery called Cobo, which is a top wine destination in Berat, famous for- Kashmer and The Red Of Berat.
Learn about Shesh I Bardhe or Shesh I Zi, an indigenous Albanian grape, and comes in 2 kinds- White or Red wine.
Transport from Tirana or hotel.
Lunch in Roshnik village; the Alpeta winery.
Bottles of wines you want to take with you.
Prices are flexible.
If you have your own transportation, prices are lower.
This tour can be customized.
Note: Albanian wines have 13% alcohol volume, so please drink carefully.
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