Private Tours

Macon & Beaujolais wine tour

A partir de 108.90€ /pers.
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330.00€ /pers.
Vous devez prendre au minimum 2 places avant de valider ce circuit
  • 09h00 - 17h15
    09h00 - 17h15
  • 11/12 wines tasted
    11/12 wines tasted
  • Guiding English / French
    Guiding English / French
  • Guiding French / Spanish
    Guiding French / Spanish
  • Air-conditioned minibus
    Air-conditioned minibus
  • Lunch NOT included
    Lunch NOT included
  • Flat shoes and jacket
    Flat shoes and jacket

Pouilly Fuissé, Pouilly Vinzelles, Mâcon Villages, St Véran, Fleurie, Morgon, Brouilly, Moulin-a-Vent ... Welcome to Macon & Beaujolais Crus regions where some of the best Chardonnay and Gamay wines are produced! Along this full day private wine tour from Lyon to the Southern Burgundy region, visit 2 family wineries and make yours the famous French adage which says "Whites then reds won't go to your head; reds then whites and you're out for the night"!

Galerie

  • wine-tasting-pouilly-fuisse-macon
  • Mâcon et Beaujolais des Crus
  • Mâcon et Beaujolais des Crus
  • Mâcon et Beaujolais des Crus
  • Mâcon et Beaujolais des Crus
  • Mâcon et Beaujolais des Crus

Programme

Program Macon & Beaujolais wine tour, Morning

Morning

Macon Crus Wines - Chardonnay Grape Wine-tasting at Pouilly Fuissé

At 9:00 am, your English speaking driver-guide picks you up at your hotel in Lyon or close suburbs and transfer you to Macon Region, land of the world famous Chardonnay grape.

Travel on the famous Macon Route des Vins and discover a beautiful wine country. Cross Pierreclos and Vergisson towns before "hitting" one of nature's masterpieces, Solutré Roch (493 m), a symbol of Southern Burgundy. Stop to take pictures of this "Sphinx" which dominates Mâcon vineyards also listed as a major Palaeolithic site in France.

At 10:45 am, experience a warm welcome at a Macon family Estate in Fuissé town. With the winemaker, visit the winery and learn about the wine-making process and barrel-aging of Chardonnays.

Then, enter the wine-tasting room sample a selection of Macon white wines among themselves, the famous Pouilly-Fuissé cru. Feel all the finesse & freshness of these perfectly balanced chardonnays with a slight oaky finish.

Program Macon & Beaujolais wine tour, Lunch

Lunch

Lunch in Juliénas or Fleurie:

Delight yourself with a delicious meal in a local restaurant which serves Beaujolais cuisine. Our guide will be happy to translate and explain all the different courses for you! Menus start from € 20 during the week (Special of the day) and € 25 on weekends. Lunch is not included.

Program Macon & Beaujolais wine tour, Afternoon

Afternoon

Visit of Beaujolais Crus Region Wine-tasting at a small family winery

Start the afternoon with a a breathtaking panaroma of the Beaujolais wine region from La Madone Chapel in Fleurie. With you guide learn about the geography of the 10 crus of Beaujolais, their unique soils and climate characteristics.

Follow the journey driving on the magnificent Beaujolais Crus wine road from North to South and discover charming little towns: Chenas, Villié Morgon, Chiroubles, etc.

Then, visit at second family winery, meet a passionate wine-maker, learn everything about the gamay grape and its unique wine making-process called semi-carbonic maceration which gives a special fruitiness to the wines.

Finally, go to the caveau (wine-tasting room) to enjoy several Beaujolais red wines. Delight yourself with these beautiful "crus" as you share a unique moment of friendship.

All in a day, white & red wines!

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Point de Rencontre / Lieu de Départ du Circuit

Si vous résidez dans un hotel de Lyon ou sa proche banlieue, veuillez attendre votre guide privé dans le hall près de la Réception, 10 minutes avant l'heure de départ du circuit.
Si vous résidez dans un appartement ou une maison, veuillez attendre votre guide privé à l'extérieur, dans la rue, à l'adresse de prise en charge donnée lors de votre réservation et ce 10 minutes avant l'heure de départ du circuit. Merci !

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 a knowledgeable English speaking guide native from Lyon region, visit the best sights at your pace, taste & interact with local wine-makers and artisan producers. 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!