Weekends are god's way of telling us that not everything is bad in this world and that's why you just CANNOT spend an entire weekend lazing around, doing nothing! And since Nashik is the dreamland for every wine lover out there, we handpicked 8 best vineyards around Nashik that you have to check out for a perfect weekend, scroll on!

1. Sula Vineyards

One of the first vineyards to open near Nashik - Sula is an uncontested favourite for those that enjoy a glass of fine wine! You can walk around this vineyard and see the whole process of winemaking and also take part in it *NICE*, gorge on the yummy delicacies that these guys have to offer and even stay at their extremely beautiful resorts that's right next to the lake and the hills!

Location | Gat 36/2, Govardhan Village, Off Gangapur-Savargaon Road
Browse Through Their Website | https://www.sulawines.com/
Check Out Ther FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Sula.Vineyards

2. York Winery & Tasting Room 

This hidden gem is away from the public eye and is therefore perfect for some peace and indulging in fine wines. They make various kinds of wines here like Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, Sauvignon Blanc & Chenin Blahiraz *starry eyed*! So what are you waiting for? Book a stay here already!

Location | Gat No.15/2, Gangapur-Savargaon Road, Gangavaram Village
Browse Through Their Website | http://www.yorkwinery.com/vineyards.html
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/yorkwinery/

3. Chandon India Winery

This Argentinian wine brand has finally opened up it’s winery in Nashik *YAY*! Spread over a large area outside Nashik, this winery looks straight out of a movie scene - no kidding! You can try out their famous Brut, Brut Rose, and Delice here and while they don't have any arrangement for a stay, they do provide a tour, which does need prior reservations.

Location | GAT No-652, Stroke 1 and 653, Village Dindori, Taluka Dindori
Browse Through Their Website | http://www.chandon.co.in/winery.php

4. Soma 

This beautiful estate takes it’s wine tasting sessions and education pretty seriously and is always looking for adventurous travelers to check out their facilities! Apart from a vineyard pool and expert massages, they also provide bicycle rides for you to soak in the fresh air and the aroma of grapes *bliss*! You can also book a stay at their big beautiful resort or villa here and trust us you're gonna love it!

Location | Survey No. 1, Village Ganghavare, Gangapur-Ganghavare Road
Browse Through Their Website | http://www.somavinevillage.com/the-soma-vineyard.html
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/somavinevillage/

5. Vallonne Vineyards 

This vineyard is famous for bringing the ‘French Chateau’ experience to India and if you're a true wine lover then this is the perfect place for you! They serve everything from Malbec to a Viognier and we're already in love! Being innovative and vintage in its own right, this winery also gives you the opportunity to make yourself an entire barrel of wine of your choice and taste!

Location | GAT 504, Kavnai Shivar, Near Sanjegaon, Taluka Igatpuri
Browse Through Their Website | http://www.vallonnevineyards.com/stay-1/#stay

6. Grover Zampa 

This beautiful resort is known for it’s sunny, bright space and patios that look over an exhilarating estate full of grapevines, and reminds you of the Sicily that you saw in The Godfather! The tour here is led by an in-house expert who shows you everything from the vineyards to the barrels to the whole winemaking process! You HAVE to try the 7 varietals from Art Collection Wines here, it's a must!

Location | Gat. 967/1026, At Post Sanjegaon,Taluka Igatpuri, District Nashik
Browse Through Their Website | http://www.groverzampa.in/category/visit-us/?visit=nashik-vineyards
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/GroverZampaNashik/

7. Chateau d'Ori 

With an artificial lake on one side and the beautiful vines on the other - this resort-vineyard is just perfect for a peaceful, calming weekend getaway! This winery is designed like the beautiful vineyards you will see in Bordeaux, France! You can try out the amazing Merlot and Sauvignon Blanc here as well!

Location | Nashik-Dindori Road
Browse Through Their Website | http://www.chateaudori.com/aboutus.html
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Chateaudori/

8. AWLI VIneyards

Located at the bottom of Sahyadri Mountain range, AWLI Vineyards is just beauty at its best! People here are passionate about wine and believe in always knowing more about grape varieties and wine styles that can enhance your wine drinking experience, so book this one for the most amazing experience!

Location | Gat 494, Anjaneri-Mulegaon Road, Vadholi, Trimbakeshwar
Browse Through Their Website | http://www.awlivineyards.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/suavd55/

So if we have excited you enough about the wine capital of India then what are you waiting for? Book one of them RN!