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    Morning : Beaujolais Golden Stones & Wine Tasting

    At 9:00 am, your small group tour minibus leaves Place Bellecour in Lyon to explore Beaujolais considered as France's prettiest wine region and discover the unknown beauty of the Golden Stones Country. 

    Cross several medieval towns built in ochre-coloured stones and see majestic castles. Visit the lovely picturesque village of Oingt and enjoy panoramic views of stunning landscapes with rolling hills dotted with vineyards.

    Then push the door of a family winery and immerse yourself in history, "terroir" and tradition meeting the winemaker himself.

    Enjoy a private vineyards inspection, learn about the wine making process and wine taste several Beaujolais wines in a friendly atmosphere.

    Lunch : in a beaujolais Restaurant

    Delight yourself with a delicious meal in a typical Beaujolais "bistrot" restaurant which serves regional cuisine. Our guide will be happy to translate and explain all the different courses for you ! Lunch is not included (menu of the day 15 €/pers).

    Afternoon : Visit of Perouges Medieval Town

    Discover Pérouges medieval town, a "must see" attraction which makes you travel back to the middle age times!

    Walk along cobblestone streets and appreciate the achitecture of ancient houses from the XIII to the XVI century. Learn about french History as you discover this unique setting used several times for background films including the 3 Musketeers.

    Finally enjoy 30 minutes of free time : stroll through little craft souvenirs shops, try the local speciality pancake called "galette" or wine-taste some "bugey-pinot-noir" wines at a second wine cellar (not included in the tour).

    At 5:15 pm, end of the tour, back to Lyon and drop off at Bellecour Square in front of Lyon Office de Tourisme

    Just a beautiful day !
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Office of Tourism and Congress of Metropolis of Lyon, Place Bellecour, 69002 Lyon, France
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • High Comfort 8-seaters minibus with air-conditionning
    • Guiding in English and French language.
    • Expert guide in wine and Lyon region.
    • Wine tasting included (4/5 wines)
    Exclusions
    • Lunch is not included. Menus from 17 euros in local restaurant in Beaujolais region.
    • There is No hotel pick up. For Tour Departure, guests must join the Meeting Point / Lyon Office de Tourisme building located Bellecour Square.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Booked this with my girlfriend and had the tour yesterday. Olivier is a great tour guide. His English is good and he has a lot of knowledge about the area. The tour itself was great - no more than 30 mins driving around before a break or stop for photos or to visit somewhere.
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    Olivier is the most informed with a wealth of information of all the areas we visited . From the comfort of his mini van he made the day one to definitely remember . Beaujolais and Perouge are a must see when in Lyon . The countryside is simply breathtaking . We were able to
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    We met Olivier at the visitor centre in Lyon and he was the perfect guide The trip takes you on a wonderful drive all around the golden stone villages of the Beaujolais region The visit to the vineyard was excellent and fun Lunch was also another high spot, good quality and
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    This was one of the best day tours I've been. Our guide/driver is very professional, very kind, and with great knowledge of the region and about wine making. The landscape is beautiful, and we've known some of the small cities in the region. In the winery we were warmly received
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    We were on the road all day on an excursion to Beaujolais wine country in the north and the ancient village of Perouges to the south. Olivier Delalande, our tour guide, was very good. Beaujolais is considered France’s prettiest wine region. We crossed several quaint medieval
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