Join in the yearly grape harvest at the Pizzorno Winery in the southern Cuchilla Pereira wine region. This stunning vineyard is located just outside Montevideo. Every year, between February and mid-March, the grape harvesting season takes place. The Pizzorno family, owners of the winery, carefully harvest the grapes by hand. When you reach the winery, you'll be greeted by members of the family who will demonstrate their harvesting activities and allow you to help. Participate in this time-honored tradition and get a glimpse into local customs as you join the harvesters in the field. After harvesting and crushing the grapes, journey to the winery where you'll enjoy a wine tasting of 5 local vintages, paired with delicious Uruguayan cuisine.
This tour is provided by an operator that has been third-party certified to meet the Global Sustainable Tourism Council's Criteria for Tour Operators.
Meet the Pizzorno family and participate in the yearly grape harvest.
Enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Cuchilla Pereira wine region just outside Montevideo.
Sample 5 local wines paired with a delicious lunch at the winery.
What to BringShow
KeyCard and photo identification
What to WearShow
Hat and sunglasses
Pregnant women and minors can participate on this tour, but no alcohol will be served to these guests.
Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
Guests must be able to walk approximately 700 yards over grass surfaces and negotiate approximately 5 steps.
Guests will be required to stand during the harvesting and while stepping on the grapes (total time: approximately 70 minutes).
Tour sequence may vary.
Tour timing may depend on traffic, holidays, or other unforeseen circumstances.
Tour is only available during harvesting season.
Location Montevideo, Uruguay
Tour Code MV1L
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