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Half Day Alsace Wine Tour from Colmar

Half Day Alsace Wine Tour from Colmar

4 hours From
AU$130 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Alsace
  • Duration
    4 hours
  • Tour Code
    OPH-19-4608
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Mon to Sat
4 hours From
AU$130 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Alsace
  • Duration
    4 hours
  • Tour Code
    OPH-19-4608
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Mon to Sat
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    ActivityActivity Wine tasting sessionsEscorted tourEscorted tour Experienced private English speaking guideTransportationTransportation Transportation in an air-conditioned minibus/van

Summary

The half day tour follows the Alsatian Wine Route to experience the best wines of the Colmar Wine Region. Enjoy the picturesque landscapes of the region made up of old villages, flowered lanes, castle ruins, and vineyards. Visit 2 wineries for wine tasting while learning all about the 7 different types of Alsace wines. The trip takes you to small villages, such as Eguisheim, Pfaffenheim, Rouffach or Turckheim, to meet wine makers who are eager to explain the expertise needed in wine-making. The journey ends with the tasting of a selection of wines produced in Alsace.

Departure Time:
Morning tour - 9:00 am (Wednesday, Friday)
Afternoon tour - 2:00 pm (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday)

Meeting Point: 1 Place Scheurer Kestner, Colmar (in front of the CGR Cinema)

Available from April 1 to October 31

Itinerary

At first sight, the Alsatian Wine Route offers a true picture-postcard image; fresh vines climbing to the forests of the Vosges, ruins of castles dating back to the Middle Ages, villages with old ramparts that only protect the happiness of the flowered lanes, hospitable wine stubs, and lively cellars. But, it also pictures ancient abodes, Romanesque churches or fountains generously left by the Renaissance.

Renowned for its aromatic white wines, the region is ideally suited with a dry and sunny climate, complex geology, favorable soils and excellent exposure. During this half day tour you will wine taste in 2 wineries so as to find out all there is to know about the 7 different types of Alsace wines.

The Colmar wine region is on your program for this half day tour. Departing from the Alsatian wine capital, the tour will take you to quaint small villages such as Eguisheim, Pfaffenheim, Rouffach or Turckheim. In the villages, meet the wine makers who will explain the expertise needed behind wine-making. The visits end with the tasting of several wines that have been carefully chosen so that you may have a good idea of the range of wines produced in Alsace.

Inclusions

  • English speaking driver guide
  • Travel in recent and comfortable minivans
  • Visit and tasting in 2 wineries
  • Tasting fees included
  • Discover local villages
  • Bottled water in the vehicle
  • Free Wifi access on board

Exclusions

  • Personal insurance and expenses
  • Meals and drinks
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities for the driver/guide

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