Iter Vitis Award: a springboard for initiatives development

Adriatiac and Ionian Region, Alpine Region , 

“Iter Vitis: Les Chemins de la vigne en Europe” launched in 2018 the Iter Vitis Award to support local initiatives, valorise a territory and highlight wine heritage in each member country. The contest involved all the countries member of Iter Vitis that were divided into two categories: private and public bodies presenting activities related with wine tourism and wine heritage safeguard and promotion. This event gave a better visibility to the participants, allowing them to gain interest from new partners and a renewed one from ancient partners who were demanding for concrete actions.

2018 European Iter Vitis Awards winners:

  • France, Rhône: “Les Vinalia”, for their event that transmits knowledge through the wine and antique cuisine celebration at the Saint Romaine en Gal museum. Video
  • Portugal, Lima Valley: “Interprofession De Vinho Verde”, for the development of an exemplary marketing strategy for the winetourism promotion of the area. Video:
  • A special prize was awarded to the municipality of Buje, in Croatia [Video: ] and the “Fondation pour la culture et les civilisation du vin” in France. Video:

More information (in French)

Brochure of the Iter Vitis Award