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Mercouri Estate

Pyrgos 271 00, Greece
+30 2621 041601
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Second oldest estate in Greece

Wine has been produced here for thousands of years. The tour begins with a walk around the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Dawn F
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Dublin, Ireland
Claire

After having done my research at the end of March for a June holiday, I was really looking forward... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2018
hotfromtheuk
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North East England
via mobile
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The Mercouri Estate is located in the Western Peloponnese, near the village of Korakochori, 12 km from Pyrgos. Ii is extensive with 150 years of history in the production of quality wine and olive oil. In addition, it is also active in the tourism sector, welcoming friends of nature and wine who can visit the facilities, vineyards and olive groves, come into contact with the beautiful nature that surrounds the estate and taste the products.
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  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“red wine” (6 reviews)
“pine trees” (3 reviews)
“wine making” (3 reviews)
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Pyrgos 271 00, Greece
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+30 2621 041601
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"beautiful wine"
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"highlight of our trip"
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wine has been produced here for thousands of years. The tour begins with a walk around the beautiful estate. You can see the cellars and vines and then taste the wine. If you sail in on a cruise ship, take this tour from them as...More

Thank Dawn F
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Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

After having done my research at the end of March for a June holiday, I was really looking forward to a visit to this vineyard. My husband & I (age 42-46) were on a cruise & rather than being tied to timetables (as with organised...More

Thank hotfromtheuk
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Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Great wines, great envirnonment and wonderful people. Christos has been one of the best host i have never met. History of wines, history of estate, amazing wine tasting...what else? If you pass in this area this is a must. Thank you Mercouri Estate

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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Loved the winery. Classic and quiet. Beautiful views but sadly the owners or the staff were quite anxious for those of us visiting to hurry up and leave. One person was told to “just go now”. Was planning on buying some wine but after that...More

Thank piasa651
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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

It was so worth it visiting Mercouri winery Estate. We enjoyed every moment of it. Roula was extremely inviting and welcoming and made our visit even more enjoyable. And a big thank you to Christos the owner! Definitely a must see when In katakolon to...More

Thank Laurapettini
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

We took a short tourist train ride from the Katakolo port and arrived at Mercouri Estate, which was the first stop. We were really amazed how friendly and welcoming were the owners, especially Mr. Kanellakopoulos who showed us the place and explained the history. We...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

We took the small train which dropped us off at the winery. Tours weren’t available but the very friendly woman there gave us a couple of glasses of pleasant wine and invited us to wander around the grounds. There was nothing spectacular - apart from...More

Thank chrismCambridgeshire
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Reviewed January 7, 2018

We visited the winery as an excursion from a cruise. We expected the "typical" wine tasting event. This was so much more! We were greeted by the owner, given an amazing tour of the facility, and ended in a beautiful setting with picnic tables full...More

Thank frequenttravelersx2
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Reviewed November 23, 2017

We hopped on the small train and this was one of the stops. We did't care for the wine and but it was nice to walk around and the next stop at the beach was great. Nice day not looking at old stones.

Thank Marty J
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

The area around is fantastic! Old cute houses, huge pine tries and of cause rows of grape. The owner was very nice and invite us to the house to taste his wonderful vine. White wine especially we'd like, was with a nice fruits notes. We...More

Thank Kompton1
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lynamderek
August 20, 2017|
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Response from Kristi F | Reviewed this property |
The wine tour was one of the tours offered on the cruise. I don't know anything about a fun train and I don't know who guild is. Sorry.
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Helen A
July 15, 2017|
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Response from MercouriEstate | Property representative |
Goodevening Helen, We apologize for the delayed response but we didnt notice your question earlier. Of course it is possible to visit us without a prior booking during the working hours (Mon-Sat: 09.00-14.00) but we... More
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