Take advantage of a delicious moment in an exceptional setting. Appreciate the gentle way of life and authentic charms of Beaujolais. A few kilometres north of Lyons, Beaujolais, famous around the world for its many vintage wines, invites you to contemplate a unique landscape. As you pass through its hills covered with vineyards, you will be able to admire the beauty of the typical villages built in golden stone and the changing light. During the itinerary, Château de Bagnols reveals its medieval architecture and invites you to enjoy a gourmet stopover in an idyllic setting. Finally, a tasting experience at a wine-makers is planned in order to present the treasures of this wine-making heritage.This rural excursion combines a perfect combination of history and the tastes of Beaujolais. Take advantage of this magical moment to appreciate all the flavours of the region.
half-day, duration 41/2 hoursWe will travel to the north of Lyons to discover Beaujolais through its vineyards and authentic villages built in golden stone. This rural outing starts by revealing the colours of this exceptional area. Charnay, Frontenas, Moiré, Bagnols, and more, all villages that will delight you with their unique charms.Château de Bagnols, a 13th century historical monument invites you to enjoy a gourmet break in an authentic and prestigious setting. This medieval fortress will impress you with its exterior architecture and interior refinement. Take advantage of this luxury setting to savour a hot drink and some delicious cakes prepared by a young Michelin-star Chef.We will then continue our excursion through the hills covered with vineyards. The wine route offers many fabulous viewpoints.Our itinerary ends with a meeting with a wine-maker. He will present his estate and his wine-making know-how before getting you to taste his wines. Accompanied by a "mâchon", a traditional snack from the Lyons region, comprising cold meats and cheeses, this final stopover ensures you a delicious experience.Tasty Lyon bonuses:Destination: A rural and gourmet itineraryVisit to an exceptional historical and luxurious siteAn insight into the French-style way of lifeServiceLuxurious minibus excursion (such as a Mercedes Viano)All-inclusive package: transport, visit to the Castle, tasting and snacks included