Life is Grape

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Provence

Premium wine tours to Provence from Nice, France.

 

GRAPE TOURS

IN PROVENCE

Have you visited the wonderful city of Nice in southern France? Sunny, warm, Mediterranean and the perfect place to explore Provence's wineries on a day trip with Grape Tours.

Our wine tours are small and intimate and guided by true wine professionals who speak fluent English. 

We visit only the best wineries that will give you a great understanding of the wines so you may taste the best Provence has to offer.

No need to be a wine buff to join us - we welcome all levels of interest while you can learn a ton from our fun-loving enthusiastic Grape guide.

 

Pink Provence (from March - October)

Grape Tours takes you from Nice into Provence to discover the place that made rose famous worldwide. Our Grape guide will give you all the necessary background of understanding the winemaking and its history, and together we visit 3 different wineries in beautiful Provence, with multiple tastings at each winery. Lunch is typically Frenchie with delicacies from the region and wine to wash it all down.

Days

Start time

Length

Size

Cost

€ 175

min 4 max 8

8 hrs approx

9 am

Tuesday - Saturday

Bellet Wine Tour (from March - October)

Our trip will go to the wine country just in the hills of Nice to an AOC area called Bellet, where vines are grown on difficult terraces and varietals are called fun things like Folle Noire, Rolle, Braquet... Rare wines for fine palates! Your guide and wine expert will explain all about the area, it's characteristics, wines and much more... Delicious lunch in a local countryside Bistrot.

Days

Start time

Length

Size

Cost

€ 150

min 4 max 8

7 hrs approx

10 am

Fridays

SPECIALS

Request a customised all-inclusive wine tour experience guided by one of our Grape specialist guides. Available upon request.

Visit 3 great wineries in Provence and have lunch at a gourmet restaurant.

Provence for you

 

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GRAPE JOURNEYS IN OTHER REGIONS

Discover the Grape World with us

 

UMBRIA, ABRUZZO & LE MARCHE

6 days with Italian Wine Scholar

Join us on a 6-day trip hitting the less visited and incredibly beautiful areas between Umbria, Abruzzo & Le Marche and taste various wines from different regions and some of the best foods of Italy. This trip is both great for red and white wine lovers, and likewise a must for foodies and photographers alike.

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BORDEAUX

4 days with the winemaker

Come to Bordeaux with us and discover the left bank, right bank and the magic area of Sauternes - Pessac-Léognan. The trip is hosted by Pierre Gouttenoire, French winemaker and wine expert, with a special entrance to some of the lesser-known chateaux - a real insider's experience!

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CHAMPAGNE 

4 days all-inclusive with the winemaker

Join Pierre Gouttenoire in Reims at the beginning of June 2020 and visit fantastic wineries in the Vallée de la Marne, Montagne de Reims and Côte des Bar wine regions.

Grape People

 

Pierre Gouttenoire

is the founder of Grape Tours in France.

In one of his previous lives, he was a winemaker/agronomist in South West France & Bordeaux.

Today he manages the company, runs the occasional day trip, and the Grape Tours Journeys.

Grape Guides

In Nice are:

 

Franck Peluso (winemaker)

Cedric Oillaux (wine consultant)

David Bond​ (wine import manager)

Rod Smith (MW)

Meeting Point

At Les Puces de Nice / Florian candy shop in the Port of Nice.

Quai Papacino

Tram stop (Line 2) Quai Napoleon 1er (5 minutes walk)