Winery tourism seems to be the new buzz word at the moment when it comes to talking about visiting a winery for fun. Actually we’re really just wanting to go there to taste the wine and experience the atmosphere, and maybe have some food.
So, why all this ‘winery tourism’ lark? Well, look at it from the wineries point of view. You, and millions like you, are the bread and butter of these friendly businesses – of course along with their wine sales – they NEED you just as much as you desire to visit them.
The wine industry has such a lot to offer apart from just making wines, and this is why the word ‘tourism’ is being tagged alongside. Vast sub industries are formed, when wineries add-on areas of interest to their existing wine armoury in that they now offer the public. These areas encompass tours, tastings, wine clubs, restaurants and even wedding ceremonies – all held in and around the winery itself.
With so many really high quality wineries producing great wines all over the world,…