Nothing beats the experience of visiting a wine region in person.
Winding through vineyards, meeting winemakers face-to-face, and sipping wine on the grounds where its grapes were grown provides a deeper understanding of that area and its wines.
Each region has a unique landscape, history and culture to explore. We want you to experience the best of it, learn, have fun and take home great memories.
Travel is complex today, so we want to simplify your wine experiences so you only have to get yourself here and enjoy. Stay tuned for new experiences coming soon!
Pictured: Beaujolais Vineyards © P. Muradian, Auvergne-Rhone Alps Tourisme
Enjoy local delicacies
Enjoy a combination of hand-picked local, new and classic restaurants, to experience the best food of the region.
Be inspired by the local food that works with wine in each region. You may find yourself brimming with new wine and food ideas to try at home.
Explore different landscapes
While good wine and food will be the highlight, your tour will be nicely balanced with some sightseeing and active days where you’ll get to walk or hike and explore beautiful landscapes in the region.
France’s wine regions have many unique landscapes to enjoy.
Pictured: Lavaudieu © J. Damase/Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Tourisme
Classic or customised to suit you
Your classic tour includes benchmark wineries and local wine education. Walking and more. You will see what’s happening in the region with biodynamic and organic wineries as well as other winemakers doing interesting things.
You will eat at local and fancier restaurants, enjoy walks and a bit of sightseeing in between.
You can also have your own customised group, so if you want more or less wine, more or less walking we can make that work.
Pictured: © BIVB | LES CRÉATIONS DE L'ETOILE | BARILLEC LOUISE
What does a typical tour look like?
Each tour has 1or 2 guided walks in diverse landscapes of the region. Usually village-to-village, through vineyards or other renowned local landscapes. Suitable for all persons who are healthy and reasonably active.
Non-walkers can be provided with options for touring in the same regions as the walks.
Accommodation will be in quality local hotels or auberge of quality.
1 Michelin Star or other fancy restaurant included (5-7 day tours), and other fun bistros and cafes.
Our tours put an emphasis on restaurants who focus on local fresh produce, and not tourist restaurants.
Taste regional wine at hosted dinners and some lunches.
Deepen your experience with French wine education including a minimum of 1-1/2 hours education on regional wine with an expert.
Learn more about the wine through;
- wine & food matching experiences
- visit to renowned wine village with tasting experiences at famous and classic wineries.
Visit an exceptional tourist site – a must see for the region.
Have more questions? Get in contact with us, we'd love to answer any questions you have.
7 Day Provence & Rhône Classic Tour Highlights
Chateaneuf de Pape
Hiking, picnicking and wine tasting
Exploring the Luberon Valley
Cassis & the Mediterranean
St Remy de Provence
Time to explore the famous St Remy de Provence market and town before we finish our tour and transfer back to Avignon