Wine and sightseeing tour

Full Day Chauffeured Wine & Culture Tour

- You will be picked up from your residence by me who will chauffeur you throughout the day in my air-con minivan. The sightseeing and culture section of the day could comprise of any of the following (depending on travel distance from your residence):

Tasting wines from two leading Wine Domaines in the Southern Rhône Cru wine of Gigondas or Cru wine of Châteauneuf du Pape, you will:

- Visit stunning vineyards to appreciate the concept of "terroir" and its importance to French wines
- Understand how growers work their vines to produce the best possible grapes
- Appreciate the differences between the Rhône grape varieties.
- Visit winemaking cellars and learn the essentials of winemaking.
- Taste some of the finest wines from the Southern Rhône.

Selection of sightseeing tours:

- Luberon: the famous “Year in Provence” countryside between the stunning hill perched village of Gordes and the Red Ochre hills of Roussillon with a stop at the Abbaye de Sénanque, a 12th century Cistercian.

- Mont Ventoux: the "Giant of Provence" and its picturesque villages

- Lavender tour (mid June to early August): See the purple fields that are synonymous with Provence.

- Saint Rémy de Provence: On the trail of Van Gogh through the Les Baux mountains

- Roman monuments: The impressive Pont du Gard,the antique theatre in Orange and the ancient city remains in Vaison-la-Romaine.

I will be happy to accommodate any of your recommendations or ideas subject to travelling time.

- Includes pick up & return within the Vaucluse area of Provence, tasting and guide fees.
- Excludes cost of lunch and any monument entrance fees.

- Pick-up from your residence at 9.00 am.
- Return to your residence at 5.30 pm.

- From other places, do not hesitate to contact me.

If you are interested by a wine/food pair experience, let me know, please.