Journey to the Elafiti Islands from Dubrovnik on a small–group sightseeing boat tour to experience local wines and fresh produce.
Embark on a wine-tasting expedition to the enchanting Šipan Island with our exclusive Dubrovnik Wine Tour. Explore the tranquil beauty of the Elaphiti Islands, savor premium regional wines, and immerse yourself in the Croatian tradition.
Guided by our knowledgeable local skipper, you will dive into Dubrovnik’s fascinating history and sample its culinary wonders.
Below, you will find the full tour itinerary. If you have any questions, please get in touch.
Embark on a delightful voyage to idyllic Šipan Island, departing from Dubrovnik’s historic Old Town Port. As you assemble at the designated meeting point, our affable skipper will provide an insightful tour of the boat and share essential safety information to ensure a comfortable journey.
Upon arrival at Šipan Island, the heartwarming hospitality of Mr. Mato awaits you. Once the youngest tanker captain in Croatia, Mr. Mato opted for a quieter life on Šipan Island after 12 years at sea. His passions have since led him toward crafting exquisite wines, olive oils, and rich carob flour, embracing the fertile grounds of Šipan.
Your exploration begins at Mr. Mato’s winery amid the lush island landscapes. Here, a tasting session presents a range of exquisite wines, including the crisp Pošip, velvety Merlot, vibrant Rosé, and the robust Cabernet Sauvignon. Each glass is elegantly paired with a selection of the freshest local produce. The tasting journey continues with a sip of the homemade rakija, a traditional Croatian brandy.
You can savor the rich flavors of the island’s bounty with every sip. This tour isn’t just a tasting experience but an exploration of the simple yet profoundly rewarding pleasures of island living.
As we sail through the picturesque waters of the Elaphiti Islands, experience the charm of island life, punctuated by breathtaking views and rich cultural narratives. Our next port of call is the magical Lopud Island, where a stroll through a charming village unveils tales of its illustrious past, creating a blend of leisure and learning.
This tour, acclaimed by The Washington Post and Travel and Leisure Magazine, is a harmonious blend of immersive cultural experiences and gastronomical indulgence. Savor Croatia’s most exquisite red wines and delve deep into the island’s culinary culture, creating an everlasting connection to the spirit of local life.
Your exploration will culminate in a serene sail back to the heart of Dubrovnik, but not before enjoying a panorama of Dubrovnik’s majestic city walls. As we gently cruise along the historic coastline, our knowledgeable skipper will share tales of local history, adding a touch of narrative magic to the stunning views surrounding you.
As we anchor at a central location in Dubrovnik, you can either delve deeper into the city’s culture or take a leisurely route back, reminiscing about the day we’ve just enjoyed. This Elaphiti Islands wine expedition is both a sensory feast and a fascinating journey through time. With every sip and every historical tale, you’ll learn more about authentic Dubrovnik life and the beauty of its neighboring islands.
So, climb aboard and let us take you through the rich enological landscape and natural beauty of Dubrovnik in this unforgettable wine-tasting adventure.
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Your tour of the Elaphiti Islands will be uniquely peaceful.
Our skippers carefully time our tours to avoid peak times, meaning you won’t have to navigate your way through swarms of tourist boats as at other times of the day.
We ensure you can fully appreciate the natural beauty of these locations without feeling rushed or overcrowded, ensuring a more memorable experience.
At Rewind Dubrovnik, we’re committed to environmentally responsible tourism. We ensure that our tours don’t disturb local wildlife and follow best practices to minimize our environmental impact.
In the event of rain or high winds, you will have the opportunity to reschedule your experience or receive a full refund. You can review our full cancellation policy for further details. Don’t worry, our Service Guarantee assures a refund if your expectations are not met!