An afternoon in Châteauneuf-du-Pape


  • Visits and wine tastings in two different wineries in Châteauneuf-du-Pape

  • Visit the castle ruins of the Pope's former summer residence

  • Enjoy a panoramic view over the Rhone Valley

  • Discover Châteauneuf-du-Pape, driving through its numerous vineyards


TASTING 2 wine-tastings in 2 wine cellars
LANGUAGE English, French
SCHEDULE 02.30 PM to 06.30 PM
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Visit Chateauneuf-du-Pape for vineyard tours, wine tasting and a visit to the famous village itself. Leaving from Avignon, you'll spend an afternoon learning about the wines, their grape varieties, the terroir and finish by a great wine tasting of Chateauneuf-du-Pape!

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Afternoon wine tour to Chateauneuf-du-Pape

This afternoon wine tour from Avignon will give you the opportunity to discover wines from the famous Chateauneuf-du-Pape appellation of Provence.

Your tour starts at 2.30pm when you will meet your local expert guide and set off on a scenic drive through the Rhone Valley's vineyards to Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Learn about the historical heritage of Provence from your guide as you go.

Arriving in Chateauneuf-du-Pape its time for some wine tasting! Visiting two different wine making estates you'll enjoy winery tours and tasting at each (tasting included). 

Having learned about Chateauneuf-du-Pape wines and their specific characteristics, it's time to visit the village and castle from which this famous appellation gets its name. Climb to the top of the ruins of the former Pope's summer residence and enjoy panoramic views over the Rhône River Valley and the vineyards surrounding the village.

Your afternoon tour will end with a drive back to Avignon where you will arrive at 6.30pm

The historical heritage of Provence
visit to the cellars of Chateauneuf-du-Pape
tasting of Côtes du Rhône wines


  • Up to 24 hours in advance: 100% refund
  • Under 24 hours in advance: no refund
  • A minimum of 2 participants is required for a tour. If only 1 person is booked on a tour, A la Francaise will contact the customer to reschedule or refund the total amount.

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Meeting point*

Tourist Office
41 cours Jean Jaurès, 84000 Avignon

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