When do you operate?
Beyond the Vine Food & Wine Tours will operate 6 tours and 2 winemaker’s dinners from May – October, 2017. Please visit our website for specific dates and info on our curated tours.
Beyond the Vine Wine & Food Tours operate between the hours of 09:30am and 4:00pm, not including pick-up and drop-off times.
Beyond the Vine – Winemaker’s dinners will operate between the hours of 6:30pm and 10:00pm, not including pick-up and drop-off times.
Where do you pick up?
We have specific locations for pick-up and drop-off in Kingston, Picton, Bloomfield, and Wellington.
Beyond the Vine makes 6 pick-ups and drop-offs, please find the location nearest to you and please be sure to make a note of the address and pick-up time for that location. We will meet you there on the day of your tour/event. Please note, due to our curated schedule, we can only wait for 10mins at each pick-up location.
ALL DAY IMMERSIVE WINE & FOOD TOUR, PICK-UP / DROP-OFF SCHEDULE:
PICK UP #1, KINGSTON 1: (6:50am) @ FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON - 285 King Street East / Return (6:30pm)
PICK UP #2, KINGSTON 2: (7:15am) @ GARDINER'S ROAD CAR POOL LOT near 401 - / Return (6:00pm)
PICK UP #3, SHANNONVILLE (7:55am) EXIT 566 @ MARYSVILLE ROAD and 401 car park / Return (5:30pm)
PICK UP #4, PICTON (8:30am) @ MARY and ELIZABETH STREET car park / Return (4:50pm)
PICK UP #5, BLOOMFIELD (8:50am) @ 289 MAIN STREET town hall and green P lot / Return (4:30pm)
PICK UP #6, WELLINGTON (9:10am) @ 245 MAIN STREET park entrance / Return (4:10pm)
A FEAST FOR THE SENSES: WINEMAKER'S DINNER, PICK-UP / DROP-OFF SCHEDULE:
WINEMAKER'S DINNER PICKUP/DROP OFF SCHEDULE:
PICK UP #1, KINGSTON 1: (4:15pm) @ FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON - 285 King Street East / Return (12:25am)
PICK UP #2, KINGSTON 2: (4:30pm) @ Gardiner's Road and hwy 401 - Car park / Return (12:10am)
PICK UP #3, SHANNONVILLE (5:10pm) EXIT 566 @ MARYSVILLE ROAD and 401 car park / Return (11:30pm)
PICK UP #4, PICTON (5:45pm) @ MARY and ELIZABETH STREET car park / Return (11:00pm)
PICK UP #5, BLOOMFIELD (6:00pm) @ 289 MAIN STREET town hall and green P lot / Return (10:45pm)
PICK UP #6, WELLINGTON (6:15pm) @ 245 MAIN STREET park entrance / Return (10:30pm)
What kind of vehicle will we be in?
You will be seated in a spacious, air-conditioned, 22 passenger mini-coach. The mini coach features comfortable upholstered seats, overhead storage, DVD/VHS, P.A. systems and stereo which will be playing a curated Beyond the Vine playlist.
How many locations will we visit?
You will visit 4 locations—3 award-winning wineries and a hobby farm/boutique.
Which wineries will we visit?
We have curated the following wineries for the experience; The Grange of Prince Edward, Terracello and Karlo Estates.
Can we pick the wineries?
Your Beyond the Vine tour is pre-arranged and carefully curated to create an immersive food and wine experience. We’re not currently offering clients the option to choose which wineries to visit.
Can we buy wine at the wineries we visit?
In addition to tasting these wines, you will have a chance to purchase. In fact, it’s strongly encouraged.
Do we need to book ahead?
Yes, all of our tours are by reservation only.
What if we need to cancel?
A full cancelation and refund is possible up to 14 days prior to the event date. Please see Terms and Conditions for complete information.
Are gratuities expected?
They are not expected, but certainly very much appreciated. We also love positive reviews on Trip Advisor!
What if I want to book a group (6 or more)?
Give us a call, we will do our best to accommodate you.
What if I book a tour, but do not yet have my accommodation info and address?
You have up to 48hrs prior to your booking to go back to your reservation and complete your accommodation information, this will help us plan your pick-up location. If we do not have this information on your reservation, we will not know which pick-up location you should meet us at.
Where can we find accommodations in Prince Edward County?
You can find accommodations and other information to help plan your stay at The County's official tourism website prince-edward-county.com.