Some frequently asked questions for Wine Tours and Gourmet Tours
Question: Should I be a wine expert to take a tour?
Answer: Actually, you should not be a wine expert at all. Many people prefer to taste wines because they enjoy in it but they are not experts. If you want to become a wine expert it takes long time to become one. All our tours, though, include basics of wine tasting procedures so also 1st time tasting is educational and easy to learn for everyone.
Question: What is a customized wine tour?
Answer: Besides regular wine and gourmet tours we have wide knowledge to assist you at all level of services for Slovenia, Italy, Croatia and Austria. Therefore, we are able to make a tour tailored to your wishes. According to your preferences from budget, sightseeing requests, special needs, we make specially designed trip, holiday or more-day round tour adapted to what you want to see, taste, and experience.
Question: Slovenia is generally less known wine county in comparison with other countries. So, should I have doubts about the quality of Slovenian wine?
Answer: Slovenia is the country which has heterogeneous geographical surface and therefore also climate and soil is more specific. From sub-Mediterranean climate to continental climate also different varieties of grape is produced. Wavy hills provide that vineyards in Slovenia grow incredibly good and grape can be one of the best and sweetest one.
Question: Are Slovenian wine producers renowned in the world for their wines?
Answer: Wine experts know Slovenian wine producers very well. Achievements of Slovenian wine producers are stunning: they are winning Champion and Gold medals in all biggest wine competitions in the world every year and they are becoming one of the leading countries in producing high-quality wines. Many times they beat traditionally world-known wine countries, as Italy, France, Spain, California, etc.
Question: How much wine is generally included in your tours?
Answer: We offer wine tours for wine devotees so we want you to get maximum services from us. Generally, there are 3 to 5 glasses of wine per each wine tasting. At every tour at least 2 wine tastings are included. If anybody prefers to retry any of it again we will happily comply with your wishes.
Question: Why choose Grand Cuvee Tours Company instead of other travel agency?
Answer: It is important what your wishes are. If you prefer to take general wine tour which is organized by many travel agencies then majority of travel agencies can be fine. If you prefer to take a trip where besides renowned wineries includes also special wineries which are hardly accessible to majority of people, then we suggest you to take a trip with us. The quality of wineries is not only measure to include them in our programs. They need to be unique, or either have a good location with special surrounding or interior. Besides, our guides are trained by the experts how to taste wine so you will get knowledge about that, too. Grand Cuvee Tours is the travel agency which has strong background of numerous experts from wine and gourmet sectors. We organize wine tasting with sommeliers, we educate people of new techniques of wine producing, we organize cooking lessons, etc.