Bengaluru has the perfect topography, soil type and climatic conditions for the growth of wine grapes. It receives the perfect amount of rainfall for diverse varieties of grapes like Chardonnay, Reisling, Souvignon Blanc and more to grow. Thanks to this, there are a few vineyards like Grover and Sula producing some of the finest indigenous wines. The best part is that they also conduct wine tours for visitors who are curious to know how wine is made, fermented and bottled. From the process of harvesting the grapes, the tour takes you through an operational factory to give you a glimpse of the nectar getting produced and bottled. There is also a tasting session where you can taste some of their finest reserves.
Grover Vineyards, 95, 1st Main Road, SBM Colony, Anandnagar, Hebbal, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560024
Families and kids, groups of friends and couples
Approximately Rs 1000 per person including lunch
Why you should do it?
To understand and appreciate the winemaking process and get to know the different grape varieties used. You will understand why wine is not a drink but a culture around the globe. An offbeat family activity unique to Karnataka!
This is a one-of-a-kind experience open to everyone. Just go with an open mind and learn the secrets of winemaking from the pros and gift yourself a rare reserve.