On our visit to Nashik to Soma Vineyards
Me and Sameer before the IFBA Awards decided to take some time out and enjoy the beautiful views of Soma Vineyards as we were invited by them. Located along the edge of the backwaters of Gangapur Dam and surrounded by the magnificent Sahyadri ranges. They have a very soothing environment that’s best for a mini vacation or just to go out and relax. The vineyards had a picture perfect setting where one could sit and enjoy the view or it could be a perfect location for romantic dinners, special destination wedding or any other occasion.
Dining-They also have a dining room located at such a place where we could see the entire vineyard. The founder Mr Pradeep PachPatil told us about the Soma Vineyards and how he aims to maintain the place. The dining areas are divided into 3-4 parts. The Suffiana Restaurant in Soma Vineyards is beautiful in both decor and in taste. It attracts visitors in one glance. The Sensational Vine lounge gives us a perfect view of the Vineyards, offering lip-smacking finger foods. They also have a Seesha Lounge named as Dhuaan
Wines–The kinds of wine done by them are Red Wine, White Wine, Dessert Wine and Sparkling Wine.
- Sauvignon Blanc Silver
- Chenin Blanc Silver
- Sauvignon Blanc Gold
- Chenin Blanc Gold
- Shiraz Cabernet
- Brut Cuvee
- Sauvignon Blanc Dessert
Wine Tasting and Winery Tour-Soma Vine Village organises wine tours conducted by Sommeliers to educate you upon the winery process and the various kinds of wines processed by them and the process. These tours are organised by them on all the days of the week. It was explained in a simple language and in a very understandable way.
Accommodation-The overall property was nice and clean. The rooms were comfortable, simple and elegant. The balcony was big enough where we could sit and enjoy the wines. The cost of the rooms range from 2000 to 9500. They also have pool villas that are of two types having 3 rooms and 7 rooms each. These rooms are luxurious and each villa consists of a private pool and a personal chef to pamper ones taste buds.
Location-It is a beautiful spot locates just 12km away from the Nashik city and a 4 hour drive from Mumbai; it is located at Village Ganghavare Gangapur-Ganghavare Road, Nashik.
Spa–We did the Wine spa which was soothing and kept the skin soft for a long time and also was very relaxing. It is a luxurious body treatment and wine being rich in antioxidants leaves your skin looking and feeling beautiful. A special wine cream was used which is helpful to reverse skin damage, being wrapped up in this felt as if I was nurturing myself.
Zonkers-It is a never ending adventure options and hop on a variety of adventure and sports activities with your friends and family. There are various activities like rockclimbing, go karting, zip line, high rope and low rope activities, and much more fun packed activities.