distinctly kelowna wine tours summerland bench

Summerland Bench Wine Tour with stop for Lunch

Duration: 6 hours
Tour Price: $134.00 per person + GST (Guests purchase own lunch)

Follow the scenic lakeshore south to Summerland to a wine region with a unique landscape and distinctive wineries.

Learn about the Okanagan Valley’s history and diverse ecology as you travel to Sumac Ridge Estate Winery for a winery tour that uncovers the mystery of producing “champagne” or sparkling wine in the traditional method. Enjoy wine samples at the winery that was the first to grow grapes on the famed Black Sage Vineyard bench and the first to produce sparkling wine and Meritage wine.

Next, visit Okanagan Crush Pad Winery, home to Haywire & Narrative organic wines is in Summerland, BC. Sparkling and still natural wines made using organic grapes. It is Canada’s first purpose-built custom crush facility where several different wine labels are produced along with our own wines Haywire, Narrative and Free Form.

Savor seasonally inspired cuisine at the Local Lounge and Grille or enjoy amazing food dining in a heritage site at Zia’s Stonehouse Restaurant.

Try the memorable wines at Thornhaven Estates, and take in the breathtaking views from the courtyard patio. Sample the incredible wines of Dirty Laundry Vineyard and learn the unique story behind their name.  Visit Lunessence Winery , where each bottle of wine is a proud expression of the earth it came from.

Wine Tours include:
  • Fun and informative Tour Guide
  • Venue fees/Tasting fees
  • Comfortable air conditioned vehicles
  • Accommodation pick up/drop off
  • Chilled water and snack
Wine Tours do not include:
  • Applicable taxes
  • Tour Guide gratuities

All prices are in CAD dollars and subject to applicable taxes.

 

* Venues and prices are subject to change.

Child Policy: No children age 5 and under. Children aged 6-18 half price.

Legal Drinking Age:

The legal drinking age in BC is 19. If a server requests identification, you must present two pieces of ID to confirm that you are of legal drinking age. If you do not have ID then you can be refused service.

Terms and Conditions:

This tour operates with a minimum of 2 tour guests. Please contact us for current availability and tour options.

Public tour bookings may be cancelled up to 7 days before departure without penalty. If tours are cancelled within 7 days prior to departure then the full cost of the tour will apply. Your reservation assumes release of liability, waiver of claims and assumption of risks and indemnity.

Distinctly Kelowna Tours is not responsible for personal items left behind at venues or in the vehicle.

Distinctly Kelowna Tours reserves the right to cancel a tour due to extreme weather, highway closure or mechanical difficulties.

If a guest is intoxicated upon pick up the tour will not proceed.