I will pick up guest in front of hotel or meeting point. We start driving towards foothill of Vardia (Malaštica) which is only 15 min away from Dubrovnik Old Town Centre. Upon arrival we start hiking to vineyard and 1st garden of olives with 22 trees. On the way to vineyard you can expect 15 min hiking where you will enjoy fresh air, beautiful nature and spectacular view to Župa Dubrovačka above Adriatic Sea. After arrival we stop for a welcome drink, homemade spirit with local herbs flavor or sweet walnut liquor. Presentation starts: Prepare to learn how to cultivate olive and vineyard (with olive oil and wine tasting) in the biggest classroom on the world – open air nature surroundings of Dubrovnik. I will show you techniques I have collect during years of education and time spent in field with my grandfather and father. You will touch and feel olive and vine leaves and branches while you enjoying fresh air and calm surroundings. After presentation we walk together to start position where is your transfer to hotel or airport. Welcome to my little paradise!
I’m a co-founder of the Vardia family farm with 10 years of experience. My family has been farming with love for generations. They came to Dubrovnik in 14 century and cultivating for Dubrovnik nobility on whose land we are today. With garden for our own needs where tomatoes, lettuce, onions and potatoes grow, we owned a vineyard of 500 vines and 2 olive groves with total of 60 olive trees.
Olive oil and bread
Home made spirit and liquer, home made white wine and water
A private transfer from pick up point and back
We'll go up to Vardia Hill on off road trail only surrounded with pine trees, olives and Mediteranean bushes. On our way up we will stop in front of small pond with beautiful scenery to field of Župa Dubrovačka and Adriatic Sea. After we continue our hiking to vineyard which is highlight of our tour.
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Light ware or layered clothing in cooler months
Experience requires moderate activity. Grape harvesting experience only in September/October and olive harvesting in October/November. Cultivating experience and final product tasting whole year.
Gems of Vardia