The origin of wine, in the footsteps of the Romans
Accompanied by your tour guide, and comfortably seated in a minibus with all mod cons (WiFi and refreshments served on board), set off to explore the Rhône Valley and its treasures.
Stop for a wine tasting session at the estate Les Vins de Vienne, created approximately two decades ago by three major wine-makers who dreamt of bringing Roman wines back to life. You will get a chance to taste Sotanum, Tabernum and Heluicum. To end your afternoon walking in the footsteps of the Romans, enjoy a stroll through the hillsides of Vitis Vienna, the very place where the Romans are believed to have planted their first vines, before returning to Lyon.
Tasting of at least five different wines at each estate Walking shoes are recommended. Please ensure you arrive 10 minutes before the tour commences. Booking is necessary. Cancellation free of charge 72 hours before schedule activity.
Discovery of the vineyard in mini coach great comfort
Metro A or D > Bellecour
In front of the Tourist Office, Place Bellecour - Lyon 2nd
This Gallic tribe made Vienne the capital of its territory. Rich families ordered the construction of tile-roofed villas and marble-columned temples, remains of which can be seen at the Gallo-Roman Museum of Saint-Romain-en-Gal.