YOUR SAFETY IS OUR HIGHEST PRIORITY
Andriana Foi | Founder and Manager
It would be our pleasure to share again with you our private wine experiences and premium tailored made services.
We reassure you that the safety and health of our staff and our clients will always be our highest priority.
We are making sure that we continue to abide by the recommendations provided by the WHO (World Health Organization). Following guidelines, we are both in compliance and going above and beyond to implement even safer practices. The following are some of the implementations we have made in response to COVID-19 according the recommendations and guidelines issued by national and local health authorities.
Please let us know how we can be of service for your essential travel, and we look forward to showing you this beautiful wine country !
All office staff voluntarily tested at our local testing site, confirming a negative test result. Masks will be worn at all times during their shift when social distancing within 6 feet is required to communicate.
In addition to more frequent hand washing, our office has been set up with a “sanitizing station” inclusive of spray cleaner, personal alcohol wipes, and hand sanitizer, and additional masks.
Deep cleaning of all office flooring, walls, and surfaces have been scheduled more frequently.
Vehicles will go through a more strict process of sanitization, inclusive of additional vehicle fogging. Vehicles will be free of additional materials, such as magazines, mints, or amenities.
Water will be given upon request after being wiped down and provided by your chauffeur upon request.
All chauffeurs will have a temperature check before their shift, along with a personal health and safety checklist. They will wipe down door handles inside and out, as well as seats and seat belts before guest entry using gloves. Chauffeurs will be equipped with extra personal protection items and will be required to wear masks and gloves.
The chauffeur will offer to wear gloves while driving, to allow for guest preference. Masks will be provided to passengers who do not have their own Individual hand wipes and sanitizers will be given to guests to use and to please take with them after each trip.
All the wineries that we are exploring are following too the recommendations provided by the CDC and WHO, using all the imperative implementations in response to COVID-19. If our tours take place during the summer the wineries offer outdoor facilities for wine tasting, so the guests taking less of any risk.
In their indoor facilities will be limited access to the number of entry persons.
In addition, our private tours are already being organized with limited number of people (8 pax max), usually familiar to each other or family related.
Furthermore, we will be more stricted to it, providing your safety.
The flights of wines we hand out during our experiences will be sending digitally before the tour and printed during the tour if wanted, using protective coating and sterilizing before handing out.
We recommend to place the wine glasses and the flatware on the table in the presence of the guests and not before.
The staff of the wineries or restaurants who will be serving wine and food will wear masks at all times and will keep the distance of 6 feet from the guests in order to communicate. Also, they will frequently wash their hands and wear gloves.
Final costs and invoices will be done in a digitalized, touch-free manner.
We encourage our guests with questions regarding upcoming reservations to contact with us for further information.
Last but not least, The Wine Connoisseurs is possessing the certification of
World Travel and Tourism Council for Safe Travel !!!