Wine tours

Wine tours in Provence for group up to 8 people:
1/2 Day : 360€ | Full day : 600€

Meeting location:
you'll be picked up at your hotel or cruise ship and dropped off there, as well.

What's included?
Guided tour in English, driver, parking, gas, tolls, insurance, taxes, water and my undivided attention.

This is a light-activity tour. Travelers should be able to get in and out of the vehicle.

Five excursions with a choice of five appellations.

1. Aix-en-Provence and Mont Sainte-Victoire: Appellation Coteau d'Aix
2. Avignon: Appellation Châteauneuf du Pape
3. Bandol and Cassis : Appellation Bandol / Cassis
4. Saint-Rémy de Provence: Appellation Les Baux de Provence
5. St. Tropez ou Toulon: Côtes de Provence.

You'll be picked up at your hotel or cruise ship and driven to the wine tour of your choice in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle.

France is the country of wine par excellence. Words such as Champagne, Bordeaux and Cabernet Sauvignon bring to mind the renowned expertise applied to the world of wine. The Provence region is no exception and plays a great part in this proud heritage. It's the oldest wine growing region going back to the arrival of the Greeks 2600 years ago and boasts a variety of terroirs, fragrances and landscapes.

The appellation Côtes de Provence, is the most well-known of Provencal Wines.
Next are the appellations of Côteaux d'Aix, Côteaux Varois and Bandol follwed by the smallest appellations, Les Baux de Provence and Cassis.

The northern part of Provence holds the most prestigeous wines found in the southern part of the Côtes-du-Rhone region. These hearty, tannic reds are bursting with character, the most famous being Châteauneuf du Pape. However, one mustn't overlook its strong neighbors, Tavel, Gigondas, Vacqueyras, Beaumes de Venise and Séguret.

With Provence Amazing Tours you'll explore the wine growing regions of Provence and the southern region of Côtes-du-Rhône.
We'll take you to some wineries off the beaten track where you'll hear the winemakers passionate stories about the job they love, the transformation of grape to wine, while you taste their goods in cool cellars.

AIX-EN-PROVENCE | MONT SAINTE VICTOIRE : Appellation Coteaux d'Aix

HALF DAY tour or FULL DAY tour

In the region of Aix-en-Provence, the Côteaux d’Aix wines are cultivated mostly around Mont Sainte Victoire. This appellation exists in reds, whites and rosés, its vineyards spread out over a sumptuous valley.

A major symbol of Provence and a favorite subject of Cézanne, Montagne St. Victoire rises to 1011 meters in the heart of the region.

AVIGNON : Appellation Châteauneuf du Pape & Tavel

FULL DAY tour

Châteauneuf-du-Pape, the most famous wine of the Rhône Valley and one of the most prestigious wines of France. In the 14th century Pope John the XXII ordered his new castle built and the cultivation of his vineyards. From there, we’ll cross the Rhône River to visit the town and wineries of Tavel, champions of rosés and much appreciated by the kings of France.

We’ll walk along the narrow winding streets dotted with fountains up to the castle built by Pope John XXII.

BANDOL | CASSIS : Appellation Bandol / Cassis

HALF DAY tour or FULL DAY tour

The appellation of Bandol is found on the slopes around the medieval town of Castellet. This spicy, robust wine’s principal varietal is « Mouvédre ». Resisting current trends of the rosé boom, Bandol is griping firmly to the land of reds!

Next stop, the neighboring appellation of Cassis, a typical fishing village surrounded by terraced vineyards which produce a heavenly dry, white wine utilizing the assembly of several varietals. This appellation of 12 estates, created in 1936, has risen to high distinction.

Discover the medieval village of Le Castellet and the small ports of Bandol, Sanary and Cassis. 

SAINT-REMY DE PROVENCE : Appellation Les Baux de Provence

FULL DAY tour

In the middle of the National Park of the Alpilles lies the appellation of Baux de Provence, exceptionally beautiful, preserved lands with olive groves as far as the eye can see around the magnificent city of Saint Rémy de Provence. These red, white and rosé wines have of a strong personality; full-bodied with notes of spices and herbs of Provence.

We’ll visit the beautiful Alpilles, the ruins of the castle and its medieval village, the olive groves, the Roman town of Glanum,…

SAINT-TROPEZ | TOULON : Appellation Côtes de Provence

FULL DAY tour

Between Toulon and St. Tropez lies the region of Côtes de Provence, world renowned for its dry, floral and aromatic rosés.

We’ll visit cru classé regions including the prestigious area created by Pope John XXII with its XI century chapel

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