Enjoy this private tour with your own chauffeur/guide in english and get to know two wineries located in medieval towns of the french riviera with a local. You will be driven around this area most important landmarks and enjoy while your driver/guide tells you the secrets of these lovely southern area.
We will pick you up from your hotel or place of your choice (hotel, cruise port, airport or apartment) and take you on this private tour through the french riviera. Please let us know in advance, we can arrange pick ups from Cannes, Monaco, Nice, Villefranche sur mer and surroundings.
We will help you organize your completely personalized and unique experience in the french riviera. Your driver/guide will be with you the whole way, from pick up to drop off, telling you the history and showing you the top spots of the city.
Most important sites & Monuments in this private tour
With this private tour you will get to know two of the top wineries in the Cote D’azur and drive around this lovely area of rural and medieval villages, located just a few kilometers away from the city of Cannes.
Your private driver/guide will pick you up from your hotel or place of choice and drive northwest to Chemin de Saquier, where you will visit one of the best local wineries (which was the wine served at the royal wedding of Prince Albert of Monaco and Princess Charlene). You will enjoy a guided tour through the cellar, while you are illuminated with the wine growing area information, explanations of the winemaking process from professionals of the Chateau and a history of the estate. Finishing, in the end, with a wine tasting of 3 wines from the winery.
Then, continue your journey driving north, and entering the regional natural park of the préalpes d’azur, you will arrive to Vignoble-Rasse Vindazur, located in a small village of 3600 inhabitants named Saint Jeanett. You will receive a guided tour in the cellar of the winery, and, while you taste 7 different wines from Vindazur (2 whites, 2 reds, 2 roses and a natural sweet wine), a member of the winery will be explaining the history, presentation of their vineyard and typicity of their wines and land.
When the time is finished, your drive/guide in english will take you back to the place where the tour started (or let us know beforehand if you need a drop off somewhere else).
We can arrange the exact duration of the experience to fit your own needs. However this option of tour has a length of 6 hours, please don´t hesitate in contacting if you want a shorter or longer tour.
The area of the french riviera
Known as Cote D’azur in french, this whole region has a population of around 2.000.000 people. Its main cities are Cannes, Nice (which is the capital of the province of the Alpes-Maritimes and Monaco (which is a principality, with a own prince and minister of state).
It started being a winter resort for the british upper class at the end of the 18th century, transforming nowadays into one of the top beach and mountain areas to visit nowadays in France. It receives a number of more than 10 million visitors a year. The area has an average of 300 sunshine days a year. Every year, this coast host 50% of the world’s superyacht fleet.
Wine in France: French winemakers have been on the business for centuries. It is estimated that France has around 150,000 grape growers, producing about 1.5 billion gallons of wine per year.
Nowadays, almost all grape varietals available are sourced from France. French grapes style it’s recognized as the archetype to which modern wines worldwide are evaluated against.
Our Private Tours & Experiences at Tour Travel & More
Tour Travel & More offers private custom tours for families, group of friends or even incentives. We adapt our tours to fit your own personal needs. We also understand each customers needs while on holiday and we do everything possible to make your stay and experience unforgettable. All our vehicles are private luxury vehicles, mini buses, and buses. Our guides are in any case private official tour guide, licensed and all have great knowledge to make your experience memorable. We have official guides in a large number of languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch, Chinese, Russian, Japanese, German, Greek, & Portuguese amongst others.