Sample some of the most prestigious red wines in the Rhone valley and stroll around the winery in Châteauneuf-du-Pape. You could stop at a traditional shop and select from an assortment of fine wines and other Provencal specialities, for your family and friends back home.
01 Apr - 31 Oct: Monday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday
01 Nov - 31 Mar: Monday, Thursday & Saturday
Approx. 5 hoursStart time
Make your way in front of the Tourist Information Center of Avignon, 41 cours jean jaurès.
The tour ends at the starting point
You will be accompanied by an English-speaking guide, you will be taken to the city of Orange.
Explore Orange and see the Roman Triumphal Arch, a symbol of Roman imperial glory. Built in the 1st century as a tribute to Augusta, it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit the Antic Theatre (entrance fee included), it is one of the best preserved theatres in the Roman Empire with its stage wall intact. After sightseeing in Orange, you have free time for lunch (cost not included).
Further on, proceed towards the vineyards between Orange and Châteauneuf-du-Pape and stop for some wine tasting in a cellar. You will try the most prestigious red wine in the Rhône valley and visit the winery founded in Châteauneuf-du-Pape 100 years ago.
After wine tasting, tour ends at the starting point.
Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.
This tour requires a minimum of 2 passengers to operate. There is a possibility that this tour may be cancelled after confirmation if minimum numbers are not met. Should this be necessary you will be offered an alternate departure date or a full refund.
Super tour of Roman Orange and the vineyards of Châteauneuf-du-Pape the wine tasting was very informative and well worth every euro- the bonus was the driver Mark who added a...P BARRETT, United Kingdom, 29/Aug/2015
We had a small group that added to the overall experience. We larnt so much from the wine tasting at Ogier and the Orange city tour was excellent. Our guide was wonderful and...Gael Campton, Australia, 11/Jul/2011
We were happy with our tour - it was a tuesday, and ended up only being the two of us! The tour driver was very nice. Our only complaints were that we didn't have a chance to...Jennifer DAscoli, United States, 29/Apr/2009