Vinorama Wine Tour : a perfect mix of tasting, walking and authenticity
The adventure begins at the Lavaux Vinorama. A one of its kind, welcoming and educational place that is the Centre for discovery of the Lavaux wines and terrace vineyards. The Lavaux Vineyards are inlcluded in the UNESCO World Heritage list, with almost 200 participating cellars. You will watch a superb film about working in the vineyards, followed by a tasting of 3 white wines from the king varietal of Lavaux, chasselas.
You will then go on a 45-minute escorted walk on the paths through the vineyards up towards Chexbres. You will go through the winemaking village of Rivaz, one of the most magnificent villages of the region. A well-deserved stop awaits you in Chexbres, where you will be privileged to visit one of the most beautiful family cellars of the area. A visit of the authentic and modern facilities and of the barrel cellar is included, as well as a tasting of a white wine and 2 red wines from the domain.
At the end of this exclusive moment, you will go down through the vineyard back to the Vinorama (ab. 30min.). On the way there you can enjoy the outstanding panorama over Lake Léman and the Lavaux vineyards, a unique sight.
A local person will accompany you all along the walks and visits. Do not hesitate to ask them all your questions!
The activity takes place in any weather ; cosed-toe shoes recommended ; good overall fitness required
Children price < 16 years : Free
Additional drinks for children must be paid directly on site
French, German, English
Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays : 11h to 13h45 or 15h to 17h45
Meeting point: at the Vinorama welcome desk--> Route du Lac 2, 1071 Rivaz
Public transportation : Rivaz station, 10min. walk
Car : large car park nearby
Map hereunder to see the itinerary