Vale dos Vinhedos, Bento Goncalves
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Set among rolling hills and scenic landscapes, Vale dos Vinhedos is the largest and most important wine region in the country. Dotted with internationally renowned wineries, small farms, Italian restaurants, art ateliers, and 5-star hotels, the region offers some of the highest quality wine tourism and infrastructure. The valley spreads throughout three different cities located on the mountain region of Rio Grande do Sul State and represents the historical, cultural, and gastronomical legacy. Formerly a settlement for Italian immigrants that arrived to the south Brazilian region in 1875, Vale dos Vinhedos (Grapevine Valley), nowadays provides wine tastings of merlots, cabernet sauvignons, rieslings or chardonnays in over 31 wineries, most of which also offer welcome tours with cheese and grape juice tasting. Vale dos Vinhedos wines are the only in Brazil to hold the Designation of Origin (DO), a first geographical certification. By using our Bento Goncalves trip builder, you can arrange your visit to Vale dos Vinhedos and other attractions in Bento Goncalves.
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  • I believe the Vale dos Vinhedos is the main attraction of Bento Gonçalves. Worth driving on this road, enjoy the view and stop at some wineries to try wine or just to meet. If not stick to large wineries, visit any minor to have different experiences.
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  • Idyllic region. The region is very nice for a car ride. The views are beautiful.
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  • We were in variosssss vineyards and wineries there, very cool place ... TIP: in the summer have the right grape pruning season, we were in the winter, we have not seen a foot with grape!!!
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  • Ótimo lugar para os turistas!
  • Otimo lugar...
  • Ótimo lugar para conhecer as vinícolas, degustar vinhos e uma deliciosa região com comidas típicas da Itália e Rio Grande do Sul.
  • Visita guiada com degustação de vinhos e sucos. Visita ao parreiral..... maravilhoso.
  • Bom para conhecer as vinícolas.