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Moravian and Austrian Weekends
Event dates: upon request
Weekend excursion to a Moravian winery combined with a trip across the border to visit winemakers in Lower Austria. Accommodation in a wine hotel in Mikulov, tutored tastings and a gastronomic five-course dinner matched with wines from the Pálava hills.
Programme in Moravia and Austria
Friday: Departure from Prague in the morning hours. Arrival to the top Moravian wine region beneath the Pálava hills and the Maidenburg ruins with sightseeing through the picturesque villages along the Nové Mlýny artificial lake. Visit to a winery with a tutored tasting. Lunch with pairing food with wines. Afternoon visit to wine producers with appropriate tasting. Transfer to Mikulov and arrival to the wine hotel, accommodation and evening free.
Saturday: After breakfast transfer to Austria. Visit to wine producers with tasting of wines with the winemakers. Free time for lunch or visiting the market town. Afternoon continuation of visiting wineries and tutored tastings combined with a stroll through the vineyards and a typical cellar settlement (Kellergasse). Return to Mikulov, free time in the evening to explore the town.
Sunday: After breakfast visit to the historical Jewish cemetery, Mikulov castle, museum... thereafter departure to visit a winery with tutored tasting with the owner and/or sommelier/winemaker. Return to the hotel restaurant for gastronomic lunch accompanied by appropriate wines from the Pálava region. Continuation of visiting historical sights in Mikulov (as above – see after breakfast), then return to Prague.
Single room supplement, additional meals, beverages, entrance tickets and medical travel insurance are not included.
Programme subject to change.
Maximum number of participants is limited to 20.