The diverse wineries in the Côte du Rhône region are widely considered among the finest in France, but with so many to choose from, knowing the best can be a challenge. This private 9-hour combination bus and walking tour from Avignon takes in up to four of the region’s wineries, and allows the freedom to tailor your route. Visit wineries across Beaumes-de-Venise, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Gigondas, Rasteau, or Vacqueyras, sample fine wines along the way, and enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour — limited to eight people.
Private 9-hour wine tour from Avignon
Explore the Côte du Rhône winemaking region with a private guide
Select your route to visit the wineries of most interest
Visit up to four wineries across Beaumes-de-Venise, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Gigondas, and more
Sample the diverse wines in production
Tour includes round-trip travel from Avignon tourist office or your central Avignon hotel
Small-group tour limited to eight people ensures a personalized experience with your guide
Meet your guide during a morning pickup at your centrally located Avignon hotel or the tourist office, and take a seat in your private vehicle. At 9am, head into the Provençal countryside — home to a diverse range of wineries — to begin your private 9-hour tour.
With your private guide to lead the way, enjoy the freedom to tailor your itinerary to hit the wineries of most interest. Visit up to four Côte du Rhône winemaking areas such as Beaumes-de-Venise, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Gigondas, Rasteau, or Vacqueyras, and sample some of the wines for which the region is famous.
Explore traditional villages such as Cairanne or Séguret with your private guide, and discover a relaxed pace of life away from the city. Along the way, gain insight into local winemaking techniques and enjoy sweeping views over the fertile hillsides.
When your 9-hour tour comes to an end, return in comfort to your Avignon hotel or the tourist office to conclude your tour.