You'll be tasting Châteauneuf-du-Pape wines and visiting 5 different cellars during 5 hours. 3 cellars within 3 hours in the morning from 9 am and 2 cellars within 2 hours in the afternoon from 2pm ... More info ›
You'll be tasting Châteauneuf-du-Pape wines and visiting 5 different cellars during 5 hours. 3 cellars within 3 hours in the morning from 9 am and 2 cellars within 2 hours in the afternoon from 2pm. Meeting place Châteauneuf-du-Pape where you'll be leaving your car or I can pick you up and drive you back at your hotel in Orange.
Having worked with 3 of the most renowned cellars in Châteauneuf-du-Pape for 3 years, I will be delighted to tell you about all the mysteries and secrets of this fantastic terroir! You'll be visiting great cellars in Châteauneuf-du-Pape from tiny very old cellars to more modernised ones. You'll be Lucky to be in one of the most picturesque and authentic vineyard in France as Châteauneuf has remained the same through time -unlike many other French Vineyards!- and faithful to its tradition and ancestral way of working the land and making wine. Explanation of course will be provided regarding the terroir and the methods of vinification.This tour is not available at the weekend as the cellars are closed. Ideally starting at 9 am, I'll be driving you through Châteauneuf-du-Pape and you'll be able to visit and taste wines in 3 different Châteauneuf-du-Pape Domaines in the morning and 2 in the afternoon. Cellars shut at midday and re-open at 2pm, so you'll be free to have lunchbreak either to eat in a local authentic Provençal restaurant (not included in tour price) or visit the village and all the tasting rooms! The estates I usually go to are the folowing ones: Domaine ROGER SABON, domaine CHANTE CIGALE, domaine du BANNERET, domaine du HAUT DES TERRES BLANCHES, domaine MAS SAINT LOUIS, domaine MAYARD, domaine RAYMOND USSEGLIO, domaine de L'HARMAS, domaine de la MEREUILLE, domaine de la JAUFRETTE, domaine de LA PALUD, domaine LES CLEFS d'OR, BEAUCASTEL tasting room, PEGAU tasting room, chateau FORTIA (extra 5 euros per person not included in price on premises), Chateau VAUDIEU (extra 8 euros per person not included in price to be paid on premises), chateau LA NERTHE (extra 15 euros per person not included in price on premises), domaine de la JANASSE (extra 10 euros per person not included in price to be paid on premises).