Northern Côtes Du Rhône Wine - Lyon

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Tour Information

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  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    9am
  • Departure Details :
    The minibus is parked  near the Cafe Bellecour, Place Bellecour, central Lyon
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Meet your guide Place Bellecour central Lyon at 9:30am and get aboard his minivan for a wonderful 8 hours journey in the Ctes du Rhne world. The northern part of the Rhne valley is reputed for its exceptional wines, several of them being classed amongst the finest in France. On this intimate tour we will give both winemaker and you the wine taster the opportunity to meet up and share a few words about terroir. You will taste the best wines of the region and see beautiful vine landscapes !

Know More about this tour

Morning : Departure Place Bellecour, central Lyon at 9:30am.

Well be heading south to the legendary vines of Hermitage. Cultivated on the left banks of the Rhne in a very special terroir, and in a hot climate, youll discover wines with red fruit and wild flower aromas. We will start with a breathtaking view on the vines and the Rhne river at the Hermitage hill Belvedere. Your guide will tell you the story of this legendary wine. Then, you will push the door of a local winery and taste 5-6 different Cotes du Rhne wines among them, Hermitage and Croze-Hermitage Appellations.

Lunch : Free. Your guide will be happy to show you good local restaurants. (only during a full day tour)
Afternoon :Well be heading north to the prestigious Cte-Rtie vineyards. Along a stroll with a winemaker youll learn why this wine is exceptional. Youll immediately be seduced by the magnificent view over the Rhne valley and the abrupt hillsides of these vineyards.
Youll delight yourself with 5 or 6 different wines among them, Saint-Joseph, Condrieu and Cte-rtie AOC.
Youll enjoy the intense aromatic Viognier and the fruity and silky taste of Syrah grape of the Northern Cotes du Rhone in their original terroir.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Wine tasting
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Small-group tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

Exclusions

  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking

Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund

Not wheelchair accessible

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately