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Divine Day

Divine Day

8 hours From
AU$242 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Burgundy
  • Duration
    8 hours
  • Tour Code
    FIT-18-4666
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Daily
8 hours From
AU$242 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Burgundy
  • Duration
    8 hours
  • Tour Code
    FIT-18-4666
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Daily
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    ActivityActivity Wine tasting sessionsEscorted tourEscorted tour Experienced private English speaking guideTransportationTransportation Transportation in an air-conditioned minibus

Summary

Discover Burgundy wines, gastronomy and history on this full-day tour.

Departure Time: 9:30 am

Meeting Point: Beaune Tourist Office

Itinerary

Tour and wine tasting in a local domain in Beaune
This Domaine is an important vineyard in the Côte de Beaune. The wine cellars and the winery are located in Beaune, in the Place Saint-Jacques. Its owner, Yvonnick, has extensive experience in the wine world, having worked for twenty years in sales of Burgundy wines on the French market. The area offers a wide range of different wines, classified under various names, including several 1st Crus and Grand Crus, whether white or red. He produces different appelations like Saint-Aubin, Meursault 1er Cru "Les Charmes" and Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru.

Lunch at leisure upon your guide's suggestions in Beaune. Free time and lunch at leisure in Beaune, possibility to discover the Hospices de Beaune on your own (entrances to be paid on site). Hospices Civils de Beaune which have, since their foundation in 1443 by the Chancellor Nicolas Rolin, kept their doors open to everyone without interruption. This institution, unique in its historical and wine-producing, is closely connected with the economic life of the region.

Route des Grands Crus
Sightseeing along the Grands Crus road and stop at the famous Romanée-Conti. Considered as the most prestigious name of Burgundy, this plot of 1, 8 hectares produces the most expensive wine of the world. Picturesque drive along the Côte de Nuits through the villages of Nuits-Saint-Georges, Vosne-Romanée and Vougeot. Discover the “Champs-Elysées” of Burgundy. We will take advantage of being in those prestigious vineyards to explain the Terroir and the different steps needed along the year to harvest the best Pinot Noir possible. L’expression du Terroir”.

Guided tour of the Clos Vougeot
Founded in 1098 by monks, the vineyard of Clos de Vougeot covers 50 hectares. The castle houses the brotherhood of the knights of the tastevin. Its wines are ones of the most famous in Burgundy with a Grand Crus: Le Clos Vougeot.

Tour and wine tasting in a local domain around Nuits-Saint-Georges
Visit of the cellar and share an authentic moment with the winemaker around a tasting of his best Pinot Noir wines.

At 5:30 pm, your guide will drop you off at the Beaune Tourist Office

Inclusions

  • Transportation in an air-conditioned minivan
  • English and Spanish speaking guide
  • Tasting 10 wines: Village, Premiers and 2 Grands Crus Wines and tour
  • Wine tasting in a local domain in Beaune
  • Lunch at leisure upon your guide's suggestions in Beaune, Route des Grands Crus
  • Guided tour of the Clos Vougeot
  • Tour and wine tasting in a local domain around Nuits-Saint-Georges

Exclusions

  • Other drinks and meals
  • Personal expenses
  • Extra hours

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