4-Hour Small-Group Beaujolais Wine Tasting Tour from Lyon

4-Hour Small-Group Beaujolais Wine Tasting Tour from Lyon
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$116.47
Duration: 4 hours
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Description

Designed especially for wine lovers, this half-day tour will take you to the typical wines of Beaujolais. Get a genuine introduction to wine-making and discover the villages which have given their names to many great wines. Wind your way around the hills with your driver-guide and wine lover, who will introduce you to a rich and varied wine-making region. This complete program has been elaborated  for those who want to learn about wine and oenology. Visit the Chateau de Pizay, then meet the local owner who will show you his estate and will offer you the chance to taste 17 different wines. By associating taste and visual perception, this circuit allows you to explore the vintages of Beaujolais in all their dimensions.

Meet your guide in central Lyon in the morning on Thursday. Start this half-day tour devoted to wine and the vintages of Beaujolais with an introduction to wine-making with a visit of the oeno-sensorial circuit at Chateau de Pizay. This beautiful estate that offers premium services invites you to discover the culture of wine-making. Increase your knowledge of wine and understand the general notion of "terroir" in order to fully comprehend the treasures of this wine-making heritage.  Fun and educational, this interactive itinerary offers you the chance to obtain your first amateur wine expert diploma! The visit then ends at the wine shop which presents all the estate's wines. You will be able to taste 12 wines from the estate, both reds and whites.

After this, follow the wine route and continue your journey through the vineyards. You will be able to admire the variety of landscapes that constitute the treasures of this region. Your professional guide will explain why this region produces so many famous wines.

You will then go and meet a wine-maker who will present his estate and wine production. Another opportunity to taste 5 high quality wines that will enable you to put into practice what you have learned in the previous visit.

At the end of the tour, your guide will drive you back to Lyon.

Designed especially for wine lovers, this half-day tour will take you to the typical wines of Beaujolais. Get a genuine introduction to wine-making and discover the villages which have given their names to many great wines. Wind your way around the hills with your driver-guide and wine lover, who will introduce you to a rich and varied wine-making region. This complete program has been elaborated  for those who want to learn about wine and oenology. Visit the Chateau de Pizay, then meet the local owner who will show you his estate and will offer you the chance to taste 17 different wines. By associating taste and visual perception, this circuit allows you to explore the vintages of Beaujolais in all their dimensions.