Private Tours - Lyon
Wines from the Lyon region
Did you know that Lyon is surrounded by several renowned wine regions? No time to visit them? No matter, our wine expert will introduce them to you through a tasting of 6 beautiful wines in our high-end lounge located in the heart of Lyon Old Town:
Presentation of the vineyards surrounding Lyon (20 minutes):
Wines from the Lyon region tasting begins with a presentation of the vineyards surrounding Lyon with their grape varieties, climates and terroirs in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
Then 6 wines from the Côtes du Rhône, Beaujolais, Burgundy and Mâconnais vineyards are presented. Here is an example of tasting:
Whites: Pouilly Fuissé (Chardonnay), Saint Joseph white (Marsanne / Roussanne) and Condrieu (Viognier).
Reds: Côte de Brouilly (Gamay), Aloxe Corton (Pinot Noir) and Côte Rôtie (Syrah/shiraz).
Wine-tastings can be customized according to your tastes and desires, the request must be made at least one week in advance.
Each wine comes from winegrowers selected by us for the quality of their products, respect for nature and their passion for wine.
Tasting of 6 wines from the Lyon region" - approximately 2h15:
The tasting of the wines of Lyon region is conducted in good humor and conviviality. Our host describes and comments on each wine and lets the group freely discuss their impressions and tastes. He answers general or more technical questions precisely with simple and understandable language.
A platter of cheeses and charcuterie from the Lyon region accompanies the tasting and allows surprising food and wine pairings.
Each participant is given a wine-tasting notebook with geographical maps, wine-tasting forms, a wine glossary and a summary of the information given.
Just time to enjoy a beautiful moment of oenology in Lyon!
Meeting Point / Location For Tour Departure
If you stay in an appartment or an house in Lyon city or close suburbs, to ease pick up for your private guide, please be waiting outside in the street at your accommodation address - 10 min before tour departure time. Thank you!
Our Lyon Private Tours operated to Beaujolais, Cotes du Rhone, Burgundy, Macon wine regions and Perouges, Annecy cities allow you to make the most of your travels immersing yourself into the destination with absolute flexibility. With an English speaking guide wine expert native from Lyon region, wine-taste & interact with french wine-makers and artisan producers and visit Lyon best sights at your pace. You have specific requests or would like to do multiple private wine tours from Lyon, France? Please email us, we will be pleased to tailor your touring itinerary for you!