It is, however, a challenge to fit everything you want to do in Thailand, one of the most beautiful Asian country, into one trip. The reason is not farfetched- there is plenty of things to do and see here. However, one of the most popular activities in Thailand is wine tasting tour. It may come as a surprise to learn that Thailand produces one of the finest wines in the world today. So a trip to one of the famous wine areas will be worthwhile. Not to worry, we’ve got you covered. There seems to be no other stunning place to visit than the Khao Yai Area.
Welcome to Khao Yai, a wine country in the center of tropical Thailand, with fertile soils for growing lovely wine and grapes. The area scenic beauty will leave you in awe. Located just about three hours drive from Bangkok, Khao Yai Area is a perfect destination for a memorable winery and wine tasting tour.
PB Valley Khao Yai Winery
PB Valley winery, the largest vineyard in Khao Yai, has started operations since 1997. Notably, it is one of the oldest vineyards in Thailand. This winery is home to many different varities of grapes from across the world. A tour of PB Valley Winery promises to be exhilarating and fulfilling. This wonderful tours takes you on a motorized train around the vineyard which boasts great stunning views.
Your tour guide will provide detailed information about their history, produce and operations. At the end of the tour, guest will enjoy a wine tasting at their cellar door. Some of the winery’s products include Shiraz and Chenin Blac grapes. Sure, we know you will probably feel hungry after the tour. Fortunately, you will find the great hornbill Grill Restaurant serving European and American dishes. Truly, the food here is superb. Furthermore, there is an open fire pizza for making lovely pizzas. Want to learn more about Thai food? Why not participate in the thai cooking classes organized by a professional chef.
At the entrance of the PB Valley Winery is a well manicured garden brimming with colorful flowers. Here you can catch stunning views of the Khao Yai (Yai Mountain). In addition, there is a small lake with resident ducks which makes for a perfect spot to relax and take in the picturesque scenery.
Just so you know, the PB Valley wines are available for sales in several major outlets in and around Bangkok. One of the perks of buying from the retail shops in the winery is that you can choose from the finest and special award wines. It doesn’t end there. These produces comes at a fraction of the price at major wine outlets.
GrandMonte Family Vineyard
Another vineyard worth visiting is the GrandMonte Family vineyard, located in the Asoke valley area of khao Yai National Park. The GrandMonte wine are made of two grapes variety including Syrah and Chenin Blanc. In addition, the vineyard also produce grapes juices, grape jams, raisins, as well as homemade cookies.
After you’ve finished your tour, you can sample some of their best wine. Notably, GrandMonte produces some of the best wines in Thailand. Visit the Vincotto Restaurant for great tasting meals served alongside lovely wines in a charming setting.
What’s more, there is a beautifully designed guest house fully equipped with basic amenities where you can spend the night.
Looking for that romantic vacation experience in Thailand, take a wine tour of Khao Yai and sample some of their best wines. When planning a Thailand vacation, you probably don’t think of wines, but Thailand surprisingly offers an array of stunning vineyards. A vast majority of vineyards in this magnificent Asian country are, without doubt, located in Khao Yai. Here you will find several wineries that offer more than just wine tasting and vineyard tour. there are many exotic restaurant with stunning views of the vineyard including Sala restaurant offering fine dining experience.
Furthermore, you have plenty of accommodation options to choose from, each offering a comfortable and relaxing stay. Pamper your taste buds with some of the finest wines on the planet. Unlike other wine producing regions in different parts of the world, Khao Yai offers an unusual experience. So if you are looking forward to a vineyard tour of Thailand, don’t miss out on visitting Khao Yai.