Bienvenue in Sancerre the famous appellation for French Sauvignon Blanc in the Loire Valley.
Discover the picturesque historic town of Sancerre and explore the vineyards.
A fantastic self-drive break driving through the rolling hill and the beautiful vineyard.
And to add on the wine experience, this short break includes a memorable day out in the vineyard with your wine expert guide so you can learn more about the world-known Sauvignon blanc and taste delicious fine wine.
Self-drive to Sancerre.
Today start your wine experience in Sancerre with the visit of an authentic family–owned winery and learn more about the famous Sauvignon blanc. Enjoy a tour of the cellar followed by a wine tasting.
Best known for its crisp sauvignon blanc, Sancerre has increasingly high-quality pinot noir and rosé too, and there is an exciting new generation of little-known vignerons to discover, many working to make organic wines.
In the afternoon, check-in your 3* hotel in the little town centre. With an amazing view over the vineyard and a dreamy swimming pool overlooking the vines too, the hotel is the perfect place to stay and enjoy a true wine getaway.
Evening at leisure in the charming town. Sancerre offers a large choice of restaurants and wine bars from walking distance to your hotel.
Overnight in the hotel.
A full day wine tour with an expert wine guide to know more about Sancerre wine region.
With your private driver-guide, go explore the vineyard and visit some fantastic wineries.
In the morning, start with the visit of an authentic family-owned wine estate in the Sancerre vineyard. Your guide will take you in the vineyard for a short stroll and you will learn more about the work in the vines. Then, enjoy a tour of the cellar followed by a wine tasting Sauvignon, Pinot Noir wines typical from Sancerre.
Continue with the visit of an organic wine estate and meet with the winemaker to enjoy a wine tasting from the barrel. Then enjoy more wine tasting, organic and natural wines accompanied by local goat cheese “Crottin de Chavignol”.
For the lunch, enjoy a memorable experience sharing a gouremet meal with the winemaker himself!
In the afternoon, explore Pouilly Fumé wine region and visiting a wine estate and tasting wine. Pouilly Fumé is the region on the other side of the Loire river, just few kilomètres away from Sancerre.
At the end of the day, your guide will drive you back in Sancerre.
Evening at leisure.
Overnight in the hotel.
On your final day in Sancerre, enjoy a stroll in the picturesque town. Standing on a hilltop, Sancerre offers a breathtaking view over the surrounding countryside and vineyards. The town is beautiful extraordinarily unspoilt: a collection of pretty old doors, colorful shutters and ancient balconies.
While exploring the town, stop in the wine museum : La Maison des Sancerre. Enjoy a self-tour of the museum and savour a last glass of Sancerre on the terrace overlooking the vineyard ! A fantastic view to wave goodbye to Sancerre and dream about your return trip !
3 days / 2 nights
English, French, Spanish, Portuguese…
BASED ON 2 PEOPLE - FROM 775€/PERS.
– 2 Nights’ accommodation in a 3* Hotel facing the vineyard including breakfast and city taxes
– Winery visit and wine tasting (Day 1)
– Full day private wine tour with an English speaking driver-guide including 3 different wine estates and wineries with tastings, large tasting in red / white, local delicacies discovery and meal in a wine estate (Day 2)
– Self guided tour of Sancerre wine house museum with a wine tasting (Day 3)
– The travel road book
– The assistance of our team on site in case of emergency
Price doesn’t include
– Lunch and dinner (except for the meals mentioned in “price includes”)
– Drinks and any extra on site
– Any other supplement not included in the “price includes”
– Personal expenses and tips
– Cancellation and personal insurance