Transportation. Registered Guide, Entrance Fees, Two wine tastings at local wine cellars - available every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday - from April 1st to October 30th.
Pick-up is at 2:30 PM at the Avignon Tourist Office (address : 41 Cours Jean Jaurès, 84000 Avignon)
A visit of Chateauneuf-du-Pape.
The tour begins with a visit to the charming village of Chateauneuf-du-Pape with your Guide.
A scenic drive through the Rhone's Valley vineyards.
On the way to the wineries you'll see many Châteauneuf-du-Pape vineyards in the idyllic landscape of the Rhone Valley while your expert Guide fills you in on the regional wines, their "terroir" and the rich history of Provence itself. Context!
Cellars tour and wine tasting at 2 local cellars.
Continue the tour in Châteuneuf-du-Pape with two different local wineries where you'll have the pleasure of tasting some of the finest wines in the entire region.
The ruins of the Pope's summer residence.
Visit of the ruins of an ancient Pope's summer residence with its breathtaking views of the entire village and the Rhône River Valley around it.
Drop-off is at 6:30 PM at the Avignon Tourist Office.
This tour includes
- Transportation in a comfortably minivan
- An English-speaking Guide
- Visit of Châteauneuf-du-Pape village and ruins of The Pope's Summer Residence
- Scenic drive through the Rhône's Valley vineyards
- Tour and wine tasting in 2 local cellars
- A maximum of eight passengers per vehicle
This tour does not include
- Personal expenses
- Meals and drinks
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- A Guide appreciation gratuity
During the day please remain mindful of the gathering times and locations given by your Guide to ensure maximum enjoyment for the whole group at each stop and for an on-time return to Avignon.
This tour is subject to availability and has a Guaranteed departure for a minimum of 2 people.