Day trip

From Avignon: Private Wine Tour in the Cotes du Rhone

From Avignon: Private Wine Tour in the Cotes du Rhone

From US$ 655.43 per group up to 8

This full-day private wine tour will give you the opportunity to discover a great variety of Cotes du Rhone fine wines. Learn about the history and wine making processes from your professional guide, and enjoy a wine tasting.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Pickup included
Your Hotel in Avignon and 20 kilometers around. For longer distances, an extra fee will be applied.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn more about wine, it's history and production techniques from your knowledgeable guide
  • Explore the beautiful countryside, taking in the views of rolling vineyeards
  • Stop for a delicious, typical French lunch in a beautiful setting
  • Taste a variety of the best wines from the region
Full description
Experience a full-day tour in the west of Avignon for a discovery of Tavel's vineyards. Enjoy a typical Provence lunch on a beautiful terrace in Châteauneuf-du-Pape or choose to partake in a gastronomic French lunch from €32 per person consisting of fresh seasonal products, on the terrace or in the beautiful dining room.  After lunch, have a short visit to the old "New Castle" for a quick history lesson followed by the best wineries in Chateauneuf du Pape, which is one of the world's most famous and renowned wines of the Cotes du Rhône. Visit some of the most prestigious wine cellars. Have a guided tour of the vineyards first to discover the wine making process and the terroir type and then taste several reds and whites of different years. Finally end a great day by heading to the wine museum, where you can finalize your initiation of the Côtes du Rhône with the audio-guide, before the last wine tasting.
Includes
  • Transport in a comfortable minivan with professional guide
  • Wine tastings
  • Full visit of a cellar
  • Meals and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Children under 18 years
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • The minimum drinking age in France is 18
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
Customer reviews

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Very nice winetour for 8 people!

We had a greit time on our winetour! Gilles was a nice guide and the lunch on the chateau was fantastic! Everything went smooth and we found some good wines to bring back home!

September 9, 2019

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Product ID: 175965