This wine-producing estate, not far from Lourmarin, boasts many assets: a magical location, in the foothills of the Luberon mountain range, an elegant château, flanked by a courtyard with large gate, spectacular wine storerooms and a wide range of wine-tourism activities: a vineyard trail, several wine tours-tasting and master class […]
Rhonea is the name for both the cooperative wine cellars at Beaumes-de-Venise and Vacqueyras, two Rhône Valley vintages. Their assets? The production of several appellations and types of wine –among which the famous sweet white Muscat-, the breath-taking scenery of the Dentelles de Montmirail, their beautiful modern and bright wineries […]
For nearly 60 years, the Manguin Distillery has been producing spirits in its large copper stills, according to the traditional methods. It first made its name with brandy made with Williams pears from Barthelasse, the island on the Rhone where the distillery is located, just opposite Avignon. Since then production […]
There’s no shortage of attractions in the South Luberon region, around Lourmarin, and we’re excited to introduce the very latest: the Domaine de Fontenille estate. This wine estate, which is also a charming hotel and gastronomic restaurant, was purchased in 2013 and opened in late 2015 after 2 years of […]
New in Avignon in 2015: the Collection Lambert, one of the finest contemporary art collections in France, re-opens after being closed for a year and a half for works, with a floor space doubled. Les Luminessences Sound and Light show, which offers a powerful 3-D vision of the history of […]
At Châteauneuf-du-Pape, two cellars, the Cellier des Princes and the Domaine de Nalys, offer the opportunity to discover the vineyard, one by bike, the other on foot, and finish your tour with a tasting of wines of the appellation and a picnic of local products.
The Wine Museum of the Maison Brotte in Châteauneuf-du-Pape has seen a range of transformations since being founded in 1972. The most recent dates back to spring 2014 and offers, besides a striking set design, a fun and educational insight on the wines of the Rhone Valley, and those of […]
Are you looking for wine discovery breaks in the Rhône valley or want to include some vineyard tours in your getaway? Want to go cycling around Provence? Two trade manuals on these topics are there to help and you can view or download them from our website.
It’s not always easy to gather together a group large enough to run an activity based on the subject of wine. We have selected several that are held very regularly at set dates or that can be run from just 2 people.
Vacqueyras’s winemaking cooperative, Les Vignerons de Caractère, is making a name for itself once again for its fine-quality wine tourism services in a light, colourful and contemporary setting: regularly scheduled wine tasting for individual visitors and for groups by appointment, pairing food and wine, discovering the different terroirs of Vacqueyras, […]