Wine and Cheese Day Trip in Loire Valley Region from Paris

Wine and Cheese Day Trip in Loire Valley Region from Paris
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$247.06
Duration: 11 hours
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Discover the beautiful Loire Valley historic region and its medieval towns departing from Paris. Guided by a professional Sommelier, meet two winemakers and taste the best Sauvignon Blanc wines and amazing Pinot Noir from the famous Sancerre appellation. Delight yourself during the tasting of local cheese pairing with the regional wine in the best cheesemaker of the region. Tour is limited to a maximum of 8 travelers.

Meet your guide in central Paris at 8am. You will travel in a comfortable deluxe van and have time to relax. After a 2 hours drive, you will arrive at the ancient Roman founded village of Sancerre where you will discover the lovely streets and enjoy the nice view of Sancerre appellation vineyards. You will start with the visit of a local winemaker and experiment white and red tastings. You will visit the cellars, talk to the winemaker and taste their best wines made with Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir grapes. You will end the morning with a break for lunch.

After lunch time, your Sommelier will guide you to meet a second local wine producer for visiting and tastings. You will as well have a nice walk in the vineyards where your Sommelier will explain to you the characteristics of the regional climate and soil. You will continue the visit through the vineyards and stop at a family cheese farm and taste the delicious "Crottin de Chavignol" goat cheese, the famous cheese from the Loire Valley with a last glass of wine. You will head back to central Paris around 7pm.

Your guide is a highly qualified Sommelier, passionated by history who will teach you how to understand French wine labels,"terroirs", Loire Valley grapes varieties, French cheese varieties. The small group (max 8) makes it very interactive and convivial. The white and red wine tastings, the wine, and cheese pairing and the various sights visited from Medieval Village to a cheese farm make the tour very complete.

Discover the beautiful Loire Valley historic region and its medieval towns departing from Paris. Guided by a professional Sommelier, meet two winemakers and taste the best Sauvignon Blanc wines and amazing Pinot Noir from the famous Sancerre appellation. Delight yourself during the tasting of local cheese pairing with the regional wine in the best cheesemaker of the region. Tour is limited to a maximum of 8 travelers.