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Address: 1495 Milton Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22902-7582 (Formerly Arcady Vineyard Wine Tours)
Phone Number: +1 434-212-8179
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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Fantastic wine and amazing experience with fun & knowledgeable guide!

Erika took the time to personalize our wine tour based on her extensive knowledge of area vineyards and gave great insight into the history of Virginia wine. In addition to taking... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Rachel112986
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Richmond, Virginia
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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Erika took the time to personalize our wine tour based on her extensive knowledge of area vineyards and gave great insight into the history of Virginia wine. In addition to taking us to four really great wineries, she took amazing photos of us and brought along a fruit, chocolate and cheese plate for us to enjoy at our second stop.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I came for a couples weekend. We booked this wine tour and had an amazing time. Chris took us around to three different wineries in our own personal vehicle. He was extremely knowledgeable and answered any questions. He gave us a cheese plate at the second stop. We had a relaxing and fun time with Chris. Would... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Erika provided us (6 women on a weekend trip) with excellent choices of three vineyards. She is very knowledgeable, and took care of everything for us, even taking photos and helping us get boxes for shipping our wine. Everything was very organized. We loved the vineyards that she picked for us -- small, boutique places that were not crowded (especially... More 

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Oaklyn, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Erika was very knowledgeable! We had a great experience with her and her cheese plate is to die for!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

We booked this wine tour as part of a 60th birthday celebration. Erika was terrific! She is knowledgeable and did a great job educating us on the region and the wine produced in the region. She had picked out 3 vineyards, each with their own unique style. This was a first time wine tour for my sisters, and we all... More 

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Montgomery, AL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

Exceeded my expectations! Well organized. Great value for the money. Erika was very knowledgeable about the wines and the area, and made the tour a very interesting learning experience in addition to being fun. She picked us up at Arcady B&B and took us to three vineyards. She took photos during the day and emailed them to us later. At... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

We had a great experience with Chris. We celebrated our 20th anniversary by doing a wine tour (our first ever!), Chris was great in explaining the different wines, terminology, and had great patience with us - we aren't wine connoisseurs by any means :). The snack at the 2nd stop was perfect, local cheeses, chocolates and fruit. Chris even added... More 

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

What an amazing and personal way to experience Charlottesville Wine Country! Erika was very knowledgable of the vineyards, history and area! Her food pairings were perfect and brought out the character of each of the wines tasted. We will definitely call on the services of Monticello Appellation Wine Tours again for an amazing experience that was both personal and fun!!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

Chris did a fantastic job on the wine tour! Not only did he teach us about the wine we were tasting, but he also took us on a journey through the history of Virginia wine country. We toured smaller, boutique wineries to stay away from the crowds. My girlfriend and I couldn't have asked for a better experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2016

We had a great experience on this wine tour. Our guide, Chris, was wonderfully helpful and a font of all knowledge when it came to wine making and Virginia wines. I thoroughly recommend this tour.

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