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Alsace & Burgundy wine tour
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Departure from Strasbourg to Beaune

Hours

Duration

2250
   
Total: 2250

Description

Come and discover two of the most famous wine regions of France: Alsace & Burgundy. As French travel experts, we have combined two exceptional wine destinations for all you wine lovers. The itinerary begins in Alsace, a region known for the high quality of the white wines that are produced. Here, follow the Alsace wine route from North to South tasting some of the most famous varietal wines such as Rieslings, Sylvaner, Gewürztraminers, Pinot Gris and many more. Then, head towards the Burgundy wine region. The tour will cover the most famous areas including the Côte de Nuits and Côte de Beaune wine producing regions. Visits and tastings will be taken in carefully selected wineries of both the Alsace and Burgundy regions. Your tour will be conducted by a professional English speaking driver/guide expert in wines and all tastings are commented. Benefit from the undivided attention of your guide on all our private tours.


ITINERARY


DAY 1 ARRIVAL IN STRASBOURG / HOTEL TRANSFER

Pick up in Strasbourg (Airport/Train Station) and private transfer to your centrally located hotel. Check in at your hotel and night in Strasbourg.


DAY 2 ALSACE WINE ROUTE – THE NORTHERN ALSACE WINE REGION - PRIVATE

Breakfast at your hotel

9.30am pick up at your hotel. This morning experience your first contact with the Alsace wine region. Departing from Strasbourg, your day will be dedicated to the northern part of the Alsace wine route. From the village of Marlenheim to Dambach la ville, your tour will include the visit and wine tasting in 4 carefully selected wineries. Here, the wine maker will often be the one presenting his wines and your guide will introduce you to the complex Alsace wine classification including the Grand Cru system.

5.30pm return to your hotel and night in Strasbourg.


DAY 3 ALSACE WINE ROUTE – THE CENTRAL ALSACE WINE REGION - PRIVATE

Breakfast at your hotel

9.30am pick up at your hotel. Today, your tour will lead you to the southern part of the Alsace wine region. Between Châtenois and Turckheim you will be taken to the most significant wineries so as to experience the best varietals produced in the area. Grand Crus of the area include Brand and the most recent Kaefferkopf which will probably be on your tasting program today. Lunch will be taken in Riquewihr, which is classified as one of the most beautiful villages of France. Your wine tour will include the visit and wine tasting in 4 different wineries each selected for the quality of their wines.

5.30pm arrival in Colmar and check in at your hotel. Night in Colmar.


DAY 4 COLMAR REGION WINE TOUR / TRANSFER TO BEAUNE - PRIVATE

Breakfast at your hotel

9.30am pick up at your hotel. This morning continue your Alsace wine tour discovery with the visit of 2 wineries where you will certainly be introduced to the Grand Crus located south of Colmar. After some free time for lunch en route, you will be transferred to the Burgundy wine region.

5.30pm Settle in at your hotel in Beaune and night in Beaune.


DAY 5 COTE DE NUITS WINE REGION - PRIVATE

Breakfast at your hotel

9.30am pick up at your hotel. Welcome to the Burgundy vineyard. The Côte de Nuits wine region is most famous for reds made from pinot noir. The region covers fourteen communes of which six produce grand cru wines. The Grand Crus of the Cote de Nuits are some of the smallest appellations in France, less than a hectare in the case of La Romanée. This morning depart to discover some of the most famous Grand Crus appellations of the area including Gevrey Chambertin, Vougeot, Vosne Romanée and Nuits Saint Georges. You will participate in several wine tasting sessions so as to discover the famed Pinot Noir grape variety.

5.30pm return to your hotel and night in Beaune.


DAY 6 COTE DE BEAUNE WINE REGION - PRIVATE
Breakfast at your hotel
9.30am pick up at your hotel. Today the Cote de Beaune wine region is on your program. The area starts between Nuits-Saint-Georges and Beaune, and extends southwards for about 25 km to the River Dheune. Here lie the great names of white Burgundy such as Meursault, Puligny-Montrachet and Chassagne-Montrachet home to the finest Chardonnays in the world. It has 7 of Burgundy's 8 white Grand Crus, along with a single red Grand Cru. Your day will take you to some of the most famous appellations of the region and you will enjoy the wine tasting of some of these famous names. But that’s not all. On this last day, we have organized for you an informative and relaxing wine tasting lunch in a pleasant environment. Here you will experience simple and fresh home-made dishes that highlight a tasting selection of 7 wines.
5.30pm return to your hotel and night in Beaune.

DAY 7 BEAUNE / STRASBOURG TRANSFER - PRIVATE
Breakfast at your hotel and departure transfer to Strasbourg. End of our services.

Inclusions / Exclusions

Inclusions

1. Arrival/departure transfers in Strasbourg
2. Accommodation in 4* hotel, double room sharing in Strasbourg & Dijon
3. Breakfast from day 2 to 7
4. Services of an English speaking driver guide
5. All visits and tasting fees in Alsace and Burgundy wineries
6. Exceptional Food & wine pairing lunch on day 6
7. Travel in recent, comfortable and fully equipped compact vans
8. Bottled water in the minivan
9. Free Wifi access on board

Exclusions

1. Entrance fees other than mentioned in the program
2. Meals and drinks
3. Personal expenses and insurance
4. Luggage handling
5. Gratuities for the driver/guide

Meeting point

Pick up information


Hotel Pick up 

Additional information

Additional information

- Tour is for 6 passengers maximum per vehicle
- Tour is operated in English unless otherwise stated
- This tour is not wheelchair accessible



Price information

- Program and Prices are listed as a guide only

- Prices are per persons base 2 sharing
- Currency is in EUR

- Price base 2 persons: 3420€ per person
- Price base 4 persons: 2540€ per person
- Price base 6 persons: 2250€ per person
- Single supplement: 720€


Possible languages: Deutsch, English, Español, Français