Driving distance: 105 km - 1 hr 37 min
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning drive to Shilda village.
The first local wine cellar is ‘’Chubini’’ – owned by a young winemaker who will introduce his story and technologies. Wine tasting and lunch at Chubini.
Continue the tour in Kvareli (PDO, red dry wine made by Saperavi grape) and visit one of the largest wine storage – Khareba Wine Cave. Company comprises vineyards and wine producing factories, as in the east (Kvareli) as in the west part (Terjola) of Georgia. Khareba produces 50 types of wine from 25 vine varieties and has 7 PDO wines. The location of the winery is impressive, the 7.7-meter tunnel is carved in Caucasus mountains; natural temperature (12-14 degrees) inside creates superb conditions for storing and aging of wine. The tour starts from the tunnel, where you can get detailed information about the history of the winery and current position in local, worldwide markets. Have wine tasting of selected wines.
Next visit Corporation Kindzmarauli in Kvareli. JSC “Corporation Kindzmarauli” is Georgian Wine Producing Company, in Kvareli - one of the most beautiful towns in Kakheti.The history of the wine cellar dates back to 1533, when Levan, the King of Kakheti, established a traditional wine cellar at the territory of historical Kvareli fortress. During the peaceful times, this wine cellar produced wine for the Royal Family, while during the wartime, when the population used Kvareli fortress as a shelter, the wine cellar had a strategic importance in feeding of the population.
Drive back to Kisiskhevi. Dinner and overnight in Kisiskhevi at Winery Mosmieri/or Schuchmann Wines Chateau & Spa.