Although Vis is a small island, its wine stands head and shoulders above many others. Since days of antiquity, vineyards and wine growing has been the main economic force behind the island’s development. Vugava and Mali Plavac are the island’s best known wines. The wine fields are also rich with other acclaimed vintages like Kurteloška, Rukatac, Palaruša…
This tour is all about the enjoying of the breathtaking sights of Vis island while experiencing the best wines Vis has to offer.
On our way through the rich vineyards of the northeastern parts of Vis, we’ll make a stop above Kut, the oldest part of Vis town. Here we’ll talk about greek colony Issa, and how their vineyards and olive groves changed history of Vis forever.
First wine tasting – Roki’s tavern
Situated in Plisko polje, Roki’s tavern is a rustic place near former allied airfield. Tradition of wine making is strong here, and they blend it with modern standards – all their wines are certified organic wines. The guests will taste two white wines (Rukatac and Vugava), and one red wine (Plavac mali), while sampling dalmatian prosciutto and local cheese.
No sightseeing tour is complete without visiting the highest point of the island, Mt. Hum. The beautiful sights of Komiža and surrounding islands offer a great photo opportunity!
Second wine tasting – Lipanović winery
Experience the most unique winery you’ll ever see – former military tunnel converted to wine cellar! In a place rich with history you’ll taste rosé Opol, white Vugava and red Plavac mali.
Duration: 4 hours
Price: 400 kn/person
Departure: 3 PM
Minimum number of people: 3
Maximum number of people: 12 or more on request