Private Wine Tour of the vineyards on the French Riviera - with an Expert Guide

Highlights

  • High on the hillsides around Nice is another world, waiting to be explored. Your expert, local wine guide has planned an entertaining and convivial day out for you, touring three of these most exceptional local vineyards in air-conditioned comfort. In the morning, we visit two vineyards in the Bellet AOP, Nice’s very own appellation, where you’ll meet the producers, visit the cellars and wineries, get chance to wander in the vines and fill-up your senses with the beauty of the surroundings. Of course we’ll be tasting great wine, with your guide on hand to talk you through all of the aspects of local wine making culture, wine tasting and tips on wine and food pairing. At lunchtime you’ll have time to explore the famous, medieval village of Saint-Paul-de-Vence – a must-see destination when on the Côte d’Azur. In the afternoon we’ll be in Saint Jeannet, meeting a winemaker who has dedicated his life to preserving local, traditional wine-making methods in harmony with this exceptional environment. After visiting the vineyard, we’ll finish with a tasting that will surely remain a highlight of your trip.

Summary

High on the hillsides around Nice is another world, waiting to be explored. Your expert, local wine guide has planned an entertaining and convivial day out for you, touring three of these most exceptional local vineyards in air-conditioned comfort. In the morning, we visit two vineyards in the Bellet AOP, Nice’s very own appellation, where you’ll meet the producers, visit the cellars and wineries, get chance to wander in the vines and fill-up your senses with the beauty of the surroundings. Of course we’ll be tasting great wine, with your guide on hand to talk you through all of the aspects of local wine making culture, wine tasting and tips on wine and food pairing. At lunchtime you’ll have time to explore the famous, medieval village of Saint-Paul-de-Vence – a must-see destination when on the Côte d’Azur. In the afternoon we’ll be in Saint Jeannet, meeting a winemaker who has dedicated his life to preserving local, traditional wine-making methods in harmony with this exceptional environment. After visiting the vineyard, we’ll finish with a tasting that will surely remain a highlight of your trip.

Tour info

Duration
8 hours
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Why take this tour?

Our tour is designed to allow you to spend a relaxed and convivial day out and to enjoy some of the hidden gems of the Côte d’Azur, as well as taste some great wines! And as you are in a private group, we can tailor our narration of the story of wine to suit your level of interest and knowledge. Highlights include - Meeting the people who make these sought-after wines - Getting behind the scenes to really understand what goes in to making great wine - Plenty of opportunities for great photographs of the surrounding landscapes - Tasting wines in three different colours at each vineyard… and enjoying a few surprises - Lots of tips from your expert, local wine guide who is passionate about their subject

What’s included?

  • Air-conditioned vehicle

  • Wine tasting (about 15 different wines)

  • Bottled water

  • All Fees and Taxes

  • At lunchtime, you are free to chose from the many restaurants and cafés in Saint-Paul-de Vence.

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Before you book

  • Duration: 8h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

Covid Policy

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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