Lyon, a major gastronomic stopover, is located in the heart of a region of soils and traditions …
Improve your stay discover Beaujolais!
Located 15 minutes from Lyon, to Mâcon, the Beaujolais region is home to many surprises, picturesque vineyards, a new wave of young winegrowers, as well as bistros and guest rooms.
The region is perfectly divided in two sections. To the north are the 10 famous crus, named after their own villages, such as Fleurie, Morgon, Chirouble or Régnié. To the south, below the imposing Mont Brouilly, you enter classic Beaujolais. You will be able to discover there the country of the “golden stones”, nicknamed the little French Tuscany, magnificent landscapes with stone villages and limestone rocks, tinted by iron oxides …
During lunch, take a break and push the door of a small local restaurant … Most villages have old-fashioned bistros where you can feast on specialties, such as Beaujolais sausage, stewed sausages with red wine
Come and discover the most beautiful Beaujolais wine estates and the most beautiful cellars in the region. Our winegrowers offer you guided tours, wine tastings and many wine tourism activities.
Our Beaujolais tours depart from Lyon and the entire region. The duration can be a day or half a day and includes transport and a visit of one or more wine cellars.
You will meet winegrowers, settled here for generations or newly established young people who will share with you their love of wine and working the land… In these Beaujolais estates, everyone is passionate. The visit is followed by a wine tasting session. The vaulted cellars of Chiroubles, Juliennas or Morgon will no longer hold any secrets!
Our tour ideas and prices from Lyon
Around Beaujeu and Gamay
Embark on a half-day tour from Lyon with a visit of one or two wine cellars: Brouilly, Morgon, Chiroubles …
Go to the heart of the land of golden stones and little Tuscany.
In the program :
- Meeting and tasting with operators who will present their activity and the work of wine.
Transport with driver in sedan, 7-passenger van or 20-seater minibus with guide.
From 40.00 euros including tax per person (Base per person in a 7-seater van)
The most beautiful villages of Beaujolais
From Lyon Villefranche or Mâcon, embark for an unforgettable day. Discover the most beautiful villages of Beaujolais such as Oingt classified among the most beautiful villages in France, hilltop village of Vaux en Beaujolais (Clochemerle) or St Amour.
In the program :
- Visit of two or three Beaujolais estates
- Meeting with operators who will present their activity and the work of wine
- Wine tasting
- Lunch break at one of Beaujolais’ good restaurants, such as the Auberge de Clochemerle, which serves creative gourmet cuisine based on fresh and natural products (meals not included).
Transport with driver in sedan, 7-passenger van or 20-seater minibus with guide
From 70.00 euros incl.tax per person (Base per person in a 7-seater van)