Even if you love staying in the capital, wine tours from London are also an excuse to escape to the countryside. In fact, London wine tours don’t have to take you that far in the first place. As there are a number of popular wineries located just outside the city in the likes of Kent and Surrey.
Just a chauffeur-driven car journey from your hotel or a quick train ride and you will soon find yourself on a wine tour from London. Where you will be able to meet the UK’s leading sommeliers, as you’re welcomed onto their estate with a private wine tasting session.
Popular Wine Tours from London
Below we take a look at some of our popular London wine tours. All of which start or pick-up within no more than 40 minutes travelling from the capital.
With private transport from London to Sussex included, this tour includes 3 award-winning vineyards and a pub lunch in the picturesque village of Lindfield. All of which is covered in the price, from just £135 per person.
Setting off from English Grounds near London Bridge Station, this day tour is ideal for wine lovers staying in centrally. Although, easily reached by the London Underground, travelling via the Jubilee and Northern Line.
This tour is ideal for couples embarking on a wine tour in the UK, although not strictly starting in London itself. Our Private English Wine Tour is designed for 2 travellers only and will collect guests from Tonbridge Station. Just a 40-minute train ride out of central London and into the market town of Kent.
It is from here your wine tour from London really starts, as your chauffeur will whisk you away to 3 amazing wineries. Tours and wine tasting are included at each stop, along with an artisan pub lunch.
All of which is available for £90 per person. While train tickets to Tonbridge from London are required to be purchased separately at around £22 return.
This tour promises to offer a fascinating insight into the wine industry from just £135 per person. As you visit 3 very different vineyards near London, expect to become a true wine connoisseur by the end of your day out.
The first stop is that of the relatively new Woodchurch Vineyard, an estate specialising in sparkling wines since 2009. Then it’s on to one of the more traditional and well-established vineyards for wine tasting and a history of English wines. Finally, the last stop is at Sedlescombe Organic Vineyard, with 22-acres of organically certified vines.
While very much about the wine tasting, our wine tours from London like to offer food experiences too. So, what’s a better combination tour than English wine and cheese?
As well as stopping for lunch, this tour also visits the aforementioned Sedlescombe Organic Vineyard in the morning. Then, once you’ve been fed and watered it’s off to Silcocks Cheese Dairy and Organic Farm. Costing from £135 per person, this combination tour is likely to appeal to eco-conscious foodies as much as it is wine lovers.
Food and Drink Experiences in London
As well as London wine tours, tabl. also provides visitors to the capital with other food and drink experiences. Do you prefer an alternative to leaving the city for a wine tour? Then there’s always our Soho Pub Walking Tour in central London.
The 3-hour guided tour offers an insight into one of London’s most famous neighbourhoods. Discovering Soho’s historical pubs as well as sampling local ales and craft beers along the way.
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