Get to know the finest wine regions in the world. This astonishing network of wine regions spans old and new world tastes and offers an exceptional guide to international wine tourism travel experiences.

Welcome to the Great Wine Capitals

Best Of Wine Tourism

The Awards of Excellence

These Awards celebrate innovation and excellence in wine tourism throughout the ten greatest wine regions in the world.

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Discover the hidden gems of the ten greatest cities and wine regions in the world.

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The Great Wine Capitals is a Network of ten major global cities in both the northern and southern hemispheres, which share a key economic and cultural asset: their internationally renowned wine regions.

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BEST OF WINE TOURISM

Discover the 2017
Top Wine Destinations

An international panel of experts examined applications from each of the wine regions in the Network, in seven categories covering the whole spectrum of wine tourism.

2017 Top Wine Destinations

Great Wine Capitals Blog

Skillogalee remains one of the cornerstones of the Clare Valley's ever expanding food and wine tourism industry and sets the standard for combining a winery, cellar door, restaurant and accommodation.

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Events

October 2, 2017 to October 8, 2017

The Safeway Open is part of the 2017-2018 PGA TOUR FedExCup schedule, October 2-8, 2017, and will host many of the top PGA TOUR players in the world...

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News

The meeting was released under three perspectives, public, private, as well as the touristic sector. It brought to light the great importance that this international meeting...

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Find out your next Best Of Wine Tourism experience in one of our awarded wineries located in the 9 renowned cities of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network.