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Abbey Winery of Pannonhalma
Full day tour | Outstanding universal value. | Through the centuries, the life of the monks was closely connected with grapes and wine. The first Benedictine monks settled in Pannonhalma in 996. They founded the country's first school and, in 1055, they wrote the first document in Hungarian language. From the time of its founding, this monastic community has promoted culture throughout Central Europe. Its 1,000-year history can be seen in the succession of architectural styles of the monastic buildings (the oldest dating from 1224), which is? It is still today house a school and the monastic community. The Millenary Benedictine Archabbey of Pannonhalma and its Natural Environment is part of the UNESCO World Heritage since 1996.
- Full day tour to Pannonhalma region
- Visiting the Benedictine Abbey, the part of UNESCO Heritage Site (1996)
- Cellar visit of Abbey Winery Pannonhalma
- Wine tasting of 5 wines
- Lunch at Viator Abbey Restaurant
- Wine a'More's wine tour guide
Enjoy an inclusive, intimate tour of the Pannonhalma wine region on a full-day tour. Pannonhalma is a wine region in north-western Hungary. Moderately cold winters and warm summers with lots of sunshine in the Pannonhalma-Sokoróalja wine region mostly favour the production of fragrant white wines. The most characteristic soil of the region is loess. In addition to the quality white wines produced in the region, red wine production focuses on the Bordeaux wine grapes the Cabernets and Merlot, as well as Burgundy's Pinot Noir. Taste some varietal wines and their excellent blends in the cellars and enjoy delicious Hungarian cuisine in the stylish Viator Restaurant. Visit the Benedictine Abbey and relax in the idyllic herbal garden of the Monastery.
Return to Budapest in the evening.
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- Travel from and to Budapest by minibus
- Cellar visit and wine tasting
- 3 courses lunch
- Visit the Abbey & the Museum with guidance
- Wine a’More's wine tour guide
NOT INCLUDED | personal expenses | drinks and food other than detailed in the program
TRAVEL | from and to Budapest by minibus
DEPATURE POINT | Budapest downtown
DURATION | full day tour
GROUP SIZE |private tour, group tour
TOUR STARTS | ON REQUEST
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