Registered guide, entrance fees.
Available from April 1st to October 31st.
COTE DE BEAUNE
Pick-up: 09.30 AM at Beaune Tourist Office. (Wednesday and Friday).
Scenic drive through the beautiful villages of Pommard, Volnay and Meursault. Welcome to the spirit of France.
While we are in the vineyards we will give you a clear and entertaining presentation of the difference between the appellations “Village, 1er Cru and Grand Crus”. Here the Chardonnay is at its best!
Guided tour of the Hospices of Beaune.
Typical example of Burgundy flamboyant gothic style, this former hospital founded in 1443 by the chancellor Nicolas Rolin and his wife Guigone de Salins is the testimony of the Flemish influence on the duchy of Burgundy. As far as architecture, it is worldwide famous for its colorful polychromatic glazed tile roofs. The Last Judgment triptych painting by Flemish painter Rogier Van Der Weyden is the highlight of the visit. You will tour the Salle des Pôvres (where the sick ones were looked after), the kitchens, the pharmacy and other rooms exhibiting artifacts and tapestries.
Sightseeing of the famous villages of Puligny-Montrachet, Meursault, Volnay & Pommard.
Picturesque drive and entertaining presentation of the appellations, stop by Grand Cru Montrachet.
Cellar tour and wine tasting at a family winery.
In 1848, the owner was only 24 when he founded his own wine house. The railway had just arrived in Meursault and Jean had the intuition that it would help make the fame of Burgundian wines. The name soon became synonymous to great white Burgundy wines. The cellars date back to the 15th century and are among the most prestigious in Burgundy.
Lunch at your leisure according to your guide's recommendation
Tour and wine tasting at domain in Meursault.
To finish your day, you will enjoy a wine tasting in an old local winery.The method of vinification is highly original. A convivial moment with great wines.
Drop-off: 05:30 PM at Beaune Tourist Office
This tour includes
Transportation in an air-conditioned comfortable minivan for the day, English and Spanish speaking guide for the day, entrance tickets and guided tour of the Hospices de Beaune, tour and wine tasting at domain Meursault, tour and wine tasting in Beaune.
8 passengers maximum per vehicle.
This tour does not include
Other drinks, other meals, extras, personal expenses, pick up at your hotel in Beaune area (15,00 € per person).