$129+tax per person Includes:
- Pick up/drop off from Toronto, Mississauga or Oakville
- Complimentary wine tasting at 3 wineries
- Full tour of one winery
- Bottled water on the bus
- Tour a local chocolate factory with free chocolate samples
- Available Saturdays or Sundays – or for private tours 7 days a week
Niagara on the Lake tours offers a popular Niagara wineries tour, currently available on Saturdays or Sundays, or as a private group tour 7 days a week. Spend a whole day visiting the Niagara region and taste Ontario wines at 3 top wineries, with a lunch stop in Niagara on the Lake. We offer 3 pick up points in Greater Toronto, with a return approximately 8-9 hours later.
You may enjoy a free tasting at each of the wineries, as well as a tour at one of the wineries and a tour of a local chocolate factory with free chocolate samples. One of the most famous wines is the Ontario Ice Wine. Some other wine tour companies will charge you extra to sample the ice wine but Niagara on the Lake Tours have a great relationship with our wineries and you will receive complimentary ice wine tasting at our partner wineries.
Wines are also available for purchase, should you wish to bring some home. We will visit a chocolate factory plus a winery in the morning, then take a lunch break in Niagara on the Lake. We will visit 2 additional wineries in the afternoon, then head back to Toronto.
Visit 3 Ontario Wineries and a Chocolate Factory!
First Stop: Chocolate F/X (Chocolate Factory)
Experience a 20 minute guided tour of the chocolate factory and learn about the chocolate making process from the experts. See their chocolate makers at work and enjoy some free chocolate samples at the end of the tour.
First Winery: Lakeview Estate Winery (aka Diamond Estates)
Lakeview Estate Winery also known as Diamond Estates Winery is located in the heart of Canada’s premier viticulture district, the Niagara Peninsula.
It is one of the largest wineries in Ontario and home to some of Ontario’s best known wines, including famous Canadian actor Dan Aykroyd’s line of wines.
You will get to view this state-of-the-art winemaking facility and try some of their popular VQA wines.
Lunch Stop: Niagara on the Lake.
Enjoy a 90 minute break in one of Canada’s prettiest towns – Niagara on the Lake! This historic town is ideally situated next to a river and a lake, so water views abound.
You have the option of many different restaurants for when we stop at Niagara on the Lake. You can also spend the time strolling the town or visiting the boutiques.
Second Winery: Pillitteri Estates is our first stop, located in the heart of Ontario’s winemaking region. The Pillitteri family have been making wines in Ontario for more than 6 decades, building on their Sicilian family tradition of viticulture.
Learn about winemaking in the Niagara region as you enjoy a full hour tour with commentary. This walking tour will take you through the Pillitteri estate where you will view their production facilities and their unique barrel cellar.
After the guided tour, you will get to sample 3 featured wines at their tasting bar including their multiple award winning ice wine.
Third Winery: Atlantis Winery or Reif Estate Winery
Atlantis Niagara Winery is located on the floor of what once was called Glacial Lake Iroquois in the Niagara Region. Some 12,000 years ago the site was covered in over 300 feet of ice. The uncovered land is some of the most nutrient rich soil in the world, land that at one time sustained Glacial Ice, now sustains some of the best ice wines and ciders in the world.
Atlantis Niagara Winery
Reif Estate Winery is another featured winery on your Niagara on the Lake wine region tour. This 125 acre vineyard is located on the Niagara River. Reif Estate was founded in 1977, carrying on a German family tradition of winemaking that spans over 12 generations. You will be able to taste their VQA wines and shop for artisan gifts and local cheese. This winery has earned the TripAdvisor certificate of excellence.
20 Minute Scenic Helicopter Flight
As an alternative to the first winery – you have the option of taking a 20 minute scenic helicopter flight over Niagara wine country and seeing one the worlds natural wonders – Niagara Falls from the air! This very popular activity is regularly priced at $215 but on our tour you can enjoy this experience at the discounted rate of just $175 per person which includes all taxes. Your driver can organize this for you on the day of the tour – be sure to experience this amazing offer!