Visit Castra Rubra

Castra Rubra is situated in a small village called Kolarovo, 12 km from Khaskovo. The name of the winery is inspired by the excavations of the ancient Roman fortress Castra Rubra ( Red Fortress ) near the winery. In ancient times Castra Rubra was used as a road station for recreation, accommodation and change of horses for people traveling. Another historical landmark is the Via Diagonalis – the road between Rome and Constantinople on which was located Castra Rubra .

The winery has modern facilities, providing the ability to create excellent wines. Architecturally the winery is made of stone and wood in harmony with the environment. The building has a fermentation room, cellar for maturing and aging wines in barrels and bottles, space to receive grapes. Moreover, for the convenience and the pleasant stay of visitors the building has two receptions: tasting room and guest room.

Near the winery are the vineyards of Castra Rubra where are grown 18 varieties of white and red grapes.

We invite you to learn about our history and winery, our vineyards and the team behind the creation of our wines. In Castra Rubra you will meet our team who will take you through the wine route. We will introduce the technology in which we grow our grapes and make our wines. You will then have the opportunity to taste a selection of wines to complete your experience at Castra Rubra in the best possible way.

The winery is open for visitors from Monday to Friday from 9.00h to 17.30h. It is possible to organize tours in non-working hours with prior request.

For additional information and plans for visits, please contact us :


phone: 00359 (2) 9631773 , 00359 (2) 9631774 , 00359 ( 2 ) 9631775 .