LAVAUX VINEYARD TOURS

You are passionate about wine, terroir and emotion! We offer this wine adventure in “Lavaux” in a beautiful landscape between wineries and Lake Geneva, you will discover the particularity and singularity of this exceptional site, with narrow steeply sloping terraces supported by stone walls. Here the vines began to be cultivated since the XI century by its first inhabitants Benedictine and Cistercian monks! This site listed in the world heritage of UNESCO since 2004 is an example of a secular activity between men and their environment!

“Wine and emotions” Tour

An exceptional tour to the passionate, knowledgeable people, or just beginner! We’ll take you to discover the Lavaux wine cellars! You know all about this famous wine “Chasselas” grown in this incredible wine region.

Accompanied by the winemaker and your wine expert multilingual guide they will be pleased to share the magic of wine. You will discover the wine production process. You will visit an exceptional family winery.

Set in a garden with an exceptional view of the vineyards and Lake Geneva surrounded by mountains you will discover all the secrets of a successful tasting.You go to learn the art of tasting, gestures of a sommelier, translate smells, tastes, textures, and sensations through words.

Highlights:

 

  • Scenic road
  • Cellar visit
  • Guided Cellar visit with Wine expert
  • Wine tasting

 

Duration: 3-4hours

Departure time: As your wishes

 

Included :

  • Wine expert Multilingual (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish)
  • Cellar visit, generous wine tasting, and finger foods.
  • Swiss Private Mercedes Viano car with professional driver.
  • Transportation from/to accommodation in Montreux, Vevey, Lausanne.

 

 

Price: Please e-mail us for prices.

LAVAUX EXPRESS TOUR

 

Let your driver zigzags on the wine road to discover the most famous Lavaux vineyard, one of UNESCO world heritage site. Lavaux vineyard Terraces is stretching for about 30 km along between Lausanne and Vevey. We’ll begin this private tour by crossing, vineyard, and villages, and we propose you as yours wishes, one stop in a cellar for wine tasting stop. On the program, The “Chasselas” is Switzerland’s typical grape variety is king in Lavaux. We’ll follow the road to visit typical villages, and then we stop many times for photos.

 

Highlights:

 

  • Scenic road
  • Many photos stops.

 

Duration: 2 hours

Departure time: 18:00 PM

 

Included:

Swiss Private Mercedes Viano car, professional driver.

Transfer from/to your accommodation to Lavaux area (maximum of 30km)

 

Not included:

Extra time after 2 hours.

Wine tasting & finger food (option)

 

Price: Please e-mail us for prices.

CRUISING  AND WINE TASTING ON THE  AFRICAN QUEEN2.

 

Tour description:

 

You want to discover the vineyard otherwise, Swiss Private tours and its partner offers to board the African Queen 2, a unique cruise aboard this beautiful ship Dutch saloon of 1911 completely restored: From Bouveret Port Valais you browsed along the banks of the natural park of Grangettes, Villeneuve, and then a stop at Château de Chillon you will continue your way from Montreux to Vevey from the lake you can admire the beauty of Montreux belle Époque-style architecture, mountains overlooking lake, the beautiful surrounding vineyards, a stopover in Castle Chillon or Vevey city, to discover the old town and its narrow streets. On board you will taste the best Vaud wines while admiring the vineyards of Lavaux, World Heritage Site by Unesco. An unforgettable experience for the eyes and for the senses!

 

 

Highlights:

 

  • Scenic cruise.
  • Leman lake exploration.
  • Bird sanctuary near Villeneuve
  • Spectacular view of Castle Chillon.
  • View of the vineyard and impressive mountains.
  • Montreux “Belle Epoque” architecture.
  • Wine tasting & finger foods.

 

Duration: Half day (4 hours) or Full day (7 hours)

 

Departure time: depending on meteorological lake conditions

 

 

Included:

  • African Queen2 cruise.
  • Hiring the boat with an experienced captain with deckhand.
  • The cost of fuel from our departure point in Bouveret port Valais.
  • Boat and passengers insurance.
  • Transportation from/to your accommodation in Montreux, Vevey,
  • Wine expert Multilingual (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish)
  • Wine tasting and finger food.
  • Stopover as yours wishes Chillon castle, Vevey city, Chateau des Glerolles.

 

Not included: additional hour, costs for pick-up other than Bouveret Port Valais.

 

 

Price: A detailed costing will be sent by our partner as we know your wishes.