This 8-hour full day guided tour in Southern Burgundy starts with a visit of Beaune, the world famous « Capital of Burgundy Wines ». The tour includes entrance fees and a guided visit to the famous Hotel Dieu of Beaune. Later in the morning join a traditional truffle hunt followed by a delicious lunch* based on truffles.
Appetiser: Toast tapenade, sausage with truffles and a glass of « Ratatruffe ».
Main dish: Rabbit terrine, parsley ham, and poultry rillettes all with Burgundy truffle accompanied by a green salad and slices of fresh truffles, cake and omelet with truffle.
Cheese: Goat cheese topped with truffled honey and fresh cheese mixed with burgundy black truffle.
Dessert: Profiteroles garnished with an ice cream with burgundy black truffle. (note: wine not included)
After lunch, we continue with a scenic drive through the Burgundy vineyards, with time for stopping along the way, perhaps at the emblematic Clos de Vougeot and the unsurpassed vineyard of the Romanée Conti. The excursion finishes with a classy wine tasting at a family-run wine estate situated in Chambolle-Musigny. The tasting will be accompanies by a member of the family who have owned the estate since 1550. Enjoy six of their great wines (1 white and 5 reds).
Rates, including VAT and driver/guide lunch:
Fixed fee for full day transportation in 9 seater minivan with English speaking driver/guide: 590€
Visit of the Hotel Dieu, visit and lunch at the truffle farm and visit and wine tasting : 80€ per person
8.30 am or 9 am Pick-up by your driver guide.
End of the day around 5 pm.
*as an alternative, you can choose to bring or organise your own lunch. In this case the price per person is lower:
Visit of the Hotel Dieu, visit and tasting at the truffle farm and visit and wine tasting : 55€ per person