Treasures of the Alpine vineyards

Montmelian

About us

You will love... The warm welcome from the winegrowers and artisans who wish to share with you their passion for Savoy wines... The alternation between Savoy vineyards and Switzerland, without forgetting the numerous tastings!

Day 1: History of vines and wine
Lunch at the restaurant.
Visit to the Savoie vine and wine museum with a guided walk in the
Montmélian vineyard and tasting.
At the end of the day, handover of keys and installation at the hotel.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 2: Vineyards of Lake Geneva
Departure towards the shores of Lake Geneva and its 167 km of Franco-Swiss shores, including 54 km of French shores lined with marinas and spa towns. Guided tour of the medieval village of Yvoire which deserves a special stop. This village, today classified among the Most Beautiful Villages in France, is considered one of the pearls of Lake Geneva. Discover with a heritage guide this authentic town rich in 700 years of history and be amazed by its winding flowery streets, its ramparts, its fortified gates and its picturesque little port.
Stop in a medieval cellar from the XNUMXth century, the oldest in Haute-Savoie, for a presentation of the wines and tasting in the cellar.
Lunch at the restaurant.
Commented panoramic tour of Swiss vineyards. On the Lake Geneva Riviera, from Vevey to Montreux, discover the sumptuous vineyards offering privileged views of Lake Geneva.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 3: The Savoyard Avant-Pays, cradle of Savoy wines
Passage by coach through the vineyards of Savoie: crossing the villages of Lucey, Jongieux, Billième then stopping at one of the lookouts offering a panoramic view of Lake Bourget, the largest natural lake in France. Stop en route at a castle for a cellar visit and tasting of Savoy wines.
Lunch at the restaurant.
Free time in Chanaz, the little Savoyard Venice. This small town has managed to retain all its authenticity with its canals and its decor resembling a medieval village. Walk through its cobbled streets in complete peace and quiet and meet the artisans who are keen to share their know-how (burnery, brewery, honey house, mill, etc.)
Stop at an artisan of your choice for a presentation of their activity and
tasting of its production.

Return to your region in the hope that you will take with you the images, colors and flavors of a trip with memorable memories in Savoie Mont-Blanc.

  • Spoken languages English French

Pratical information

  • Type of clientele
    • Reserved for groups
    • Groups welcome
    • Distributors
  • Equipments
    • Parking
  • Max group size
    • 50

Opening

From: 01 / 04 / 24 To: 31 / 10 / 24

  • Monday : Open
  • Tuesday : Open
  • Wednesday : Open
  • Thursday : Open
  • Friday : Open
  • On Saturday: Open
  • Sunday: Open

Contact & Access

Prices

Weekly rates

  • Adult 390€

The price includes

Accommodation in a 3* hotel near Chambéry, double/twin room basis, full board from lunch on day 1 to lunch on day 3 with drinks included (1/4 wine + 1 coffee at lunch only, water in a carafe), the activities and guided tours mentioned in the program and the tourist tax.

The price does not include

Transport, single supplement on request, extras and personal expenses. The insurance.