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Côtes du Rhône Valley Tour

Côtes du Rhône Valley Tour

9 hours From
AU$346 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Rhone Valley
  • Duration
    9 hours
  • Tour Code
    EXC-18-4848
9 hours From
AU$346 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Rhone Valley
  • Duration
    9 hours
  • Tour Code
    EXC-18-4848
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    ActivityActivity Wine tasting sessionsEscorted TourEscorted Tour English-speaking driver/guideTransportationTransportation Transportation by minibus/van

Summary

Experience the best of Rhone Valley's wine region during this full-day tour. Explore the the Côtes du Rhône wine area, Cornas wine area, Cotie Rotie and Tain l’Hermitage. Enjoy wine and chocolate tastings during this tour.

Departure Time: 9:00 am

Itinerary

At 9:00 am, your English speaking driver will be waiting for you at Belllecour square (for shared tour) or your hotel lobby (for private tour).

Let’s encounter the northern Côtes du Rhône wine area, with its perched vineyards and the Crozes-Ermitage wines… You will head straight to the South to Cornas wine area. There you will experience a first wine tasting and visit of the estate where the winemaker will talk about his vines

Let’s encounter the northern Côtes du Rhône wine area, with its perched vineyards and the Crozes-Ermitage wines. You will head straight to the South to Cornas wine area. There you will experience a first wine tasting and visit of the estate where the winemaker will talk about his vines.

Get back to the car and follow the Rhône river to reach Tain l’Hermitage and its famous Crozes Ermitage wines. You will have some free time to get lunch (not included).

After lunch and if the weather allow it, you will go for a walk around the perched chapel of Tain. Once arrived, get to the panoramic view from the Belvédère spot.

Driving back to the town, stop at the worldwide chocolate factory Valrhôna, where you will taste and learn everything you need to know about chocolate.

It will be time to get back to Lyon. On the way, you will cross the Côte Rôtie wine area with its perched vineyards and famous wines! You will have a last visit at a local wine estate producing various wines, from St Joseph, to Viognier, Condrieu and Côte Rôtie wines.

At 6:00 pm, your driver will drop you off in front of your hotel.*

Note: The pick up and drop off will be at Bellecour square in front of the tourist office for the shared tour.

Inclusions

  • Van with English speaking driver
  • 2 wine tastings in local wine estate
  • Visit the Chocolate Valrhôna Factory (includes tasting)

Important Notes

  • Private tour is available (2 persons minimum). Contact us for more information.

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