When spending time in the Poconos, there are so many things to explore. The gorgeous mountain scenery of this area makes it the perfect place to escape with someone special. You can spend afternoons hiking through the mountains and evenings unwinding with a glass of wine. In the falls, you’ll witness unparalleled fall foliage as the leaves change from luscious green to brilliant shades of yellow, orange, and red. During your stay, make sure you save time to visit one of our favorite vineyards in the area the Capra Collina Winery.
To learn even more about activities in the area, be sure to request your copy of our complimentary Vacation Guide. This travel planner has everything you need to discover the best kept secrets in the Poconos from where to dine to where to hike.
Enjoy a Romantic Day at the Capra Collina Winery
Indulge in the Selection of Wines
Anyone who loves wine will definitely want to get a taste of the extensive collection of wines made at the Capra Collina Winery. Whether you prefer a dry, crisp white or a full-bodied red, you’ll find top-notch artisanal wines here. The winery offers a menu of dry reds including a Merlot and Tuscan Red along with dry whites such as Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc. For anyone who wants to indulge in something a bit sweet, the vineyard crafts more than a dozen sweet varietals with flavors like blueberry, cherry noir, and orange sangria. The wines range in price from $13 to $20 per bottle, so you can bring your favorite back to your room at the French Manor with you.
When visiting Capra Collina Winery, you’ll also have the opportunity to learn more about their winemaking process. If you’re interested in testing out winemaking for yourself, you can purchase a kit from their shop.
Attend One of the Festivals
A visit to the Capra Collina Winery is a romantic way to spend a day with your significant other. But, this vineyard regularly attends festivals in the area to bring their delicious wines to the public. If you’re planning to attend one of the many festivals in the Poconos, check out the list of festivals the vineyard will be present at this year. Hosted annually in the spring, the Chocolate and Wine Festival is a great event to purchase tickets for. You can test out the winery’s best vinos paired with gourmet chocolates.
A trip to the Capra Collina Winery is an excellent activity for a romantic getaway. But, at the end of the day, you’ll want to unwind in a private and comfortable place. When you stay at The French Manor, you’ll be privy to luxurious accommodations in a romantic setting. Book a couples massage at our on-site spa or spring for an additional body treatment like the French Cocoa or Fire and Ice.
You can even book one of our spa suites complete with a whirlpool for two, and charming fireplaces. Each morning, you can enjoy breakfast at the buffet with gourmet items like omelets, eggs Benedict, and omelet Florentine.