3 Day Wine Tasting Tour in Languedoc
Join our Languedoc wine weekend for 3 glorious days of savouring the wine and food of the Languedoc region. Guided by wine expert Sean, you will learn what is so special about this astonishing collection of mountains, lagoons, ancient cities, beaches, canals and vineyards.
During this wonderful long weekend, we taste wine in 5 different locations, including around the swimming pool of a private garden, on a beautiful sandy beach with the Pyrenees in the background, at a stunning vineyard with views of la clape, and in 2 quality restaurants in the historic town of Narbonne.
You will be presented with a comprehensive 101 on the Languedoc region, its wines, gastronomy, geography, language, history, and legends. During the weekend the tastings with include fascinating stories from local vineyards, which are only learnt after years of working in the area, together with vignerons of the LanguedocItineraryDay 1: Wine tasting around the pool including a buffet of local delicaciesStop At:
Office de Tourisme de Narbonne, 31 rue Jean Jaures, 11100, Narbonne France
The adventure starts with a comprehensive 101 on the Languedoc region, its wines, gastronomy, geography, language, history, and legends. During this first evening you will try 6 different wines, accompanied by delicacies such as oysters, tapenade, Midi cheeses, lucques olives, anchovies, brandade de morue, thonoïde, salade de poulpe and local fruit.
This initial wine tasting starts at 7pm on the Friday evening and is the start of the 3 day tour.
Duration: 3 hours
• Dinner: Wine tasting with delicacies such as oysters, tapenade, cheeses, lucques olives, anchovies, brandade de morue, thonoïde.
No accommodation included on this day.Day 2: Vineyard visit including wine tasting and walk around the vinesStop At:
Via Domitia of Narbonne, Hotel De Ville Square, Narbonne France
On the Saturday morning you will be free to explore the beautiful historic town of Narbonne with its lovely boutique shops, one of the the highest cathedrals in France, pretty canal and award-winning market. You will be given recommendations and suggestions for trips around the area if you are feeling more adventurous.
Duration: 5 hoursStop At:
Languedoc-Roussillon, Languedoc-Roussillon, Occitanie
After lunch on Saturday we will call in on one of the beautiful hidden family-run vineyards nestled in the nearby mountains. Here you will have a guided tour of the chai and taste some of their delicious bottles in the company of the wine-maker.
Duration: 3 hours
• Dinner: 3 course meal including wine with focus is on food-friendly Languedoc AOCs and the classic grape varieties of the Midi.
No accommodation included on this day.Day 3: Guided shopping trip in Narbonne’s famous “Les Halles” covered market.Stop At:
Les Halles de Narbonne, 1 cours Mirabeau Boulevard Dr Ferroul, Les Halles Centrales, 11100, Narbonne France
Sunday morning starts with a trip to Les Halles, which is often voted the best market in France. Sean will guide you around the stalls and introduce you to the best local produce. You will have the opportunity to buy whatever takes your fancy for our lunchtime tasting on the beach.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Narbonne plage, 3 Chem. de la Falaise, 11100 Narbonne, France
At the seaside picnic on Sunday afternoon you will taste wines from the coastal regions of the Languedoc. The combination of fresh produce, sea air, saline whites and herby reds is unbeatable.
Duration: 4 hours
• Dinner: Famous for its fortified wines, so we will learn how they pair with starters, desserts & cheese during a 3 course meal.
No accommodation included on this day.
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
Duration: 3 Days
Gare de Narbonne, Gare sncf, 11100 Narbonne, France
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.