Concha y Toro Winery
You can get to know the Premium, ultra premium and Icons of Concha y Toro wines and also combine them with fine cheeses and tapas or the exquisite Chilean cuisine with fresh local products in the Wine Bar of the vineyard.
The best vineyards in Chile
Concha y Toro, one of the oldest vineyards, with the longest tradition in Chile, and one of the most important in the world, is located in the picturesque rural area of Pirque, only 1 hour from Santiago.
In this place known for its exquisite wines, you will have the opportunity to explore the gardens of the old summer house of Don Melchor de Concha y Toro.
A vineyard and winery that has a prosperous history that dates back to 1883 when vines from the Bordeaux region were planted in Pirque in the Maipo Valley; since then the company has excelled in producing some of the finest Chilean wines.
This status has been echoed around the world and even in Northern Europe as an official wine partner of Manchester United, with strong ties to Asia, Latin America and Europe. The vineyards benefit from their geographical location with fertile soils, effective irrigation, high altitude and salty sea breezes; a total of 9,513 hectares are owned by Concha y Toro.
After the harvest and the bottling of the wine, they are placed in cellars near the vineyards until they have aged enough to be tasted and distributed to their many customers. Their wine list is extensive and focuses mainly on red varieties.
A traditional tour operates in English or Spanish and takes guests through the estate and house gardens; the vineyard; a wine tasting experience; the wine cellars; and finally more wine tasting, and an engraved glass to take home as a gift. There is also a wine bar that can be visited after the tour to learn and enjoy the premium bottles that are grown here.
Professional sommeliers will assist you directly with suggestions for the combination or inform and guide you in your purchase at Concha y Toro Wine Bar
Today Concha y Toro offers a variety of interesting experiences and tours, here you can find more information:
- Wine shop
- Concha y Toro Wine Bar
- Concha y Toro Tours
HOW TO GET THERE BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT
- Metro de Santiago: Take the metro line 4 (dark blue) to Las Mercedes station. Once you get off the train, take the west exit pointing to 'Concha y Toro'. When you leave the station, you can take a minibus, a bus or a taxi at the public bus stop directly to Pirque. The journey to the winery takes about ten minutes.
- Additional information: The second option is to take a taxi or a 'Metrobus' that will leave you near the winery. The Metrobus numbers are 73, 74, 80 and 81.
HOW TO GET TO THE WINERY BY CAR
- Take the Vespucio Express highway. Take the 'Vicuña Mackenna' exit on your left or right, depending on whether you are driving south (left) or north (right). Continue on the same street, Vicuna Mackenna. After approximately 5 kilometers. The street changes its name to Concha y Toro. San Ramon Bridge. Keep driving, you have to cross the Maipo River.
- Concha y Toro Winery: At the end of the street, take a right on Virginia Subercaseaux Street. The first entrance on your right is Bodega Concha y Toro.
Best For Whom
- Business Travellers
- Mature Travellers
- For Her
- For Him
- Leisure Travellers
Best For What
- A Bit of Romance
- A View To Die For
- The Local Experience
- Lively Atmosphere
- Creative & Artistic
- Cultural Experience
- Outdoor Area