Experience an afternoon adventure to the very heart of Alsace.
(sample tour itinerary)
Every oenophile desires the opportunity to enjoy a glass of exquisite wine whilst standing in the very vineyard from which that wine originated. On this amazing tour, we can make that fantasy come true. Savour this incredible experience of walking amongst the vines with a glass of chilled wine in your hand whilst observing the medieval villages that pepper the landscape.
Learn about the history and wine of this captivating region in the company of your experienced tour guide.
Create unforgettable, magical memories that you will treasure and cherish forever, from your visit to what is arguably, the most beautiful region in all of France. On this wine tour we will travel to arguably two of the most charming and bewitching villages in Alsace. We will visit 3 exceptional wineries nestled in the shadows of some of the most coveted Grand Cru’ vineyards in Alsace. Here you can enjoy the breath-taking landscapes of this alluringly exquisite region.
“My husband and I spent an enjoyable morning with Colin learning and tasting a variety of wines in beautiful surroundings. Colin is incredibly knowledgeable and a pleasure to learn from. We now feel more confident to experiment and explore new wines on our own”. JoKnits July 2020
Discover two of the most beautiful villages in France, their ancient cobbled streets and half timbered buildings.
Be enthralled and captivated by visiting 3 small award-winning boutique family owned wineries.
Savour three delightful tastings of wines that exemplify the individual families expression of their grapes, antiquated villages, the complexity of soil types and the terroir.
Visit two of the most enchanting villages in Alsace.
Be captivated by the historical half timbered houses, archaic cobbled streets whilst being surrounded by the hills and the myriad of ancient vineyards.
As this is tour begins at 12:00 (mid-day), we advise that you either have a substantial breakfast or make arrangements to have a snack available during the course of this wine experience.
Duration : 5 hours
Itinerary – This tour begins at 12:00 from either Colmar or Basel (Monday to Sunday).
Collection from your hotel in either Colmar or Basel.
During this tour you will taste some fabulous Grand Cru’ wines made from Gewurztraminer, Riesling and Pinot Gris grapes as well as exquisite lieu- dit wines.
Arrival at our first winery 13:00 for a tasting of amongst other wines, Crémant d’Alsace. Hear the fascinating story about the creation of this wine and why it is so special.
Our next winery will be within the walls of ancient Riquewihr. It is here that you will get the opportunity to taste wines from one of the regions most acclaimed wine dynasties.
We will then travel to a Grand Cru vineyard where you will be able to walk amongst the vines as you sip upon a chilled glass of wine from that very vineyard.
Our final winery visit of the day will be at around 16:00 located in one of the regions most picturesque medieval villages. Swirl, sniff and sip Grand Cru wines from the famed Pfersigberg, Rangen and Eichberg vineyards.
After the visit we will then travel back to either Colmar or Basel where we will return you to your hotel.
All of our tours include:
Free pick up and return to your Hotel in either Colmar or Basel.
Reservations made at all our selected wineries.
English speaking driver guide – wine expert.
Travel in comfort in a current, comfortable vehicle.
Bottles of water in the vehicle.
All tasting and entrance fees.
This wonderful tour is available Monday to Sunday from February to December.
Private tours for larger groups (6 people or more) are available upon request.
Company Registration number CHE-143.550.456