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Côte de Beaune Experience

Côte de Beaune Experience

8 hours From
AU$303 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Burgundy
  • Duration
    8 hours
  • Tour Code
    FIT-19-2502
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Wed, Fri
8 hours From
AU$303 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Burgundy
  • Duration
    8 hours
  • Tour Code
    FIT-19-2502
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Wed, Fri
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    ActivityActivity Wine tasting sessionsAdmissionAdmission All entrance fees includedEscorted tourEscorted tour Experienced private English speaking guideTransportationTransportation Transportation by minibus/van

Summary

Discover the town of Beanue. Côte de Beaune is home to the famous Burgundy wines. Visit beautiful Hospices de Beaune, a former charitable almshouse.

This tour is available from March 1st to October 31st.

Departure Time: 9:30 am

Meeting Point: Beaune Tourist Office

Itinerary

Tour and wine tasting at domain in Meursault
Meursault is famous for its creamy and delicate chardonnay with famous premiers crus such as “Les Charmes” or “Les Perrières”. In an authentic old burgundy cellar, you will enjoy a wine tasting around the elegant white wines of Meursault but no worries the red will be also in your glass!

Lunch at leisure in Meursault according to your guide's recommendation.

Transfer to the Hospices of Beaune through the Grands crus roads. Sightseeing of the famous Bâtard-Montrachet, Montrachet, Bienvenues-Bâtard-Montrachet and Chevalier-Montrachet.

Guided tour of the Hospices of Beaune
Typical example of Burgundy flamboyant gothic style, this former hospital founded in 1443 by the chancellor Nicolas Rolin and his wife Guigone de Salins is the testimony of the Flemish influence on the duchy of Burgundy. As far as architecture, it is worldwide famous for its colorful polychromatic glazed tile roofs. The Last Judgment triptych painting by Flemish painter Rogier Van Der Weyden is the highlight of the visit. You will tour the Salle des Pôvres (where the sick ones were looked after), the kitchens, the pharmacy and other rooms exhibiting artifacts and tapestries.

Tour and wine tasting at a local domain in Beaune
In the wine capital of Burgundy, you will end your day in a small local domain to understand every steps and secrets of the winemaking. With the winemaker, you will taste different white and red wines from the Côte de Beaune.

At 5:30 pm, your guide will drive you back to Beaune Tourist Office.

Inclusions

  • Transportation in an air-conditioned comfortable minivan
  • English and Spanish speaking guide
  • Entrance tickets and guided tour of the Hospices de Beaune
  • Tour and wine tasting at domain in Meursault and Beaune

Exclusions

  • Other drinks and meals
  • Personal expenses
  • Pick up at your hotel in Beaune area

Important Notes

  • Child price is available. Contact us for more information.

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