Dahlonega Things to Do: Top Tours of Wineries and Vineyards

Dahlonega is the center of Georgia's wine industry. If you are traveling to Dahlonega, things to do must include visits to the town's famous wineries and vineyards. The town has an illustrious history of wine-making, and touring wineries and wine-tasting are some of the favorite activities among tourists. BB Online recommends tours to these wineries and vineyards:

Three Sisters Vineyards and Winery
439 Vineyard Way
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
(706) 865-9463

The Three Sisters Vineyards and Winery is the oldest family farm winery in Dahlonega, and it is located on 10 acres of land in Frogtown District. The farm is named after the Three Sisters Mountain, which is visible from the property. There are over 8,000 top quality wine grape vines in the vineyards, which include French American, vitis vinifera and Native American varietals. Some of the wines that are offered by the Three Sisters include Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Touriga, Pinot Blanc, Chardonnay, Vidal Blanc and Norton. There is a splendid hilltop gazebo at the property, and the winery and tasting room have a beautiful rock wall patio, overlooking the vineyards and a pond. Tours as well as weddings and other special events can be arranged. You can either call the Three Sisters Vineyards and Winery or make arrangements with your Dahlonega Bed and Breakfast.

Wolf Mountain Vineyards and Winery
180 Wolf Mountain Trail
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
(706) 867-9862

Wolf Mountain Vineyards and Winery is one of the most distinguished wine-makers in Georgia. It has won multiple awards from the American Wine Society, Tasters Guild, Vinifera Wine Growers' Association and other wine-judging associations. Wolf Mountain's vineyards provide a spectacular view of the Southern Appalachian Mountains, and the cottage-style winery offers the perfect environment for the appreciation of fine wine. There is also an 8,000-square-foot function room and wine-making artifacts from France in the winery. Wine-tasting sessions are available from Thursday to Sunday and winery tours are conducted on Saturday and Sunday only.

Montaluce Winery and Estates
501 Hightower Church Road
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
(706) 867-4060

Montaluce Winery and Estates is another famous wine-maker in Dahlonega. It is dedicated to producing wines that can rival some of the finest wines in the world. Over 35 acres of its vineyards consist of premium vinifera grapes, such as Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese, Viogner and others. You can visit Montaluce Winery and Estates for wine-tasting on any day of the week and take part in the winery tour everyday, except Monday. Check the Montaluce website to find out how to get to the winery from your Dahlonega Inn.

BlackStock Vineyards and Winery
5400 Town Creek Road
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
(709) 219-2789

The owners of BlackStock Vineyards and Winery believe that the quality of wine grapes contribute significantly to the overall quality of wines. As such, this wine-maker takes extra care in cultivating premium wine grapes in its vineyards. Some of its products include Reserve Merlot, White Merlot, Georgia Merlot, ACE, Georgia Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon and Viognier. BlackStock Vineyards and Winery is a popular venue for corporate retreats, winery tours, vineyard adventures and wine-tasting among both locals and tourists in Dahlonega.