Wine- and vine-themed guided tours are possible all year round, by reservation.
Chablis Vititours : Chablis Vititours offers year-round wine- and vine-themed guided tours to discover the Chablis winegrowing area, its unique characteristics and its traditions. Tours are run by a local guide with a Vignes et Vins diploma. Private transport in an eight-seater air-conditioned minivan. For 2-8 people.
Au Cœur du Vin : Do you want to learn the basics, perfect your tasting skills, or understand the different stages in the vinification process? A Chablis oenologist for over two decades, Eric Szablowski is now dedicated to sharing his knowledge, passion and favorite wines.
Contact: Eric Szablowski – oenologist and trainer at the École des Vins de Bourgogne.
1 rue Neuve du Prieuré – 89800 Chichée
Tel: +33 (0)22.214.171.124.35
Cell: +33 (0)126.96.36.199.76
Le vin tout simplement : wether your are private individuals or companies, Le vin tout simplement proposes discovering of vineyards in Chablis, Tonnerre and in the Grand Auxerrois, sampling regional wine, guided walks and electric bike vineyard tours, visits to wine cellars, as well as themed events centred on wine. All of the tours and events are in French as well as in English.
Contact: Benjamin Lemaire
11 rue Basse - 89700 Saint-Martin sur Armençon
Tel: +33 (0)3.67.88.01.04
Cell: +33 (0)6.09.72.84.70
Le P’tit Train de l’Yonne : A 5km trip following the Serein Valley on this old train. Opening hours: Sundays and holidays from 8 May to the third Sunday in September, from 2.30-5.30pm
Trip lasts 50 minutes.
Contact: ATPVM, Le P’tit Train de l’Yonne
La Gare, Route de Coutarnoux - 89440 Massangis
Tel: +33 (0)188.8.131.52.33
Domaine Equestre du Château de Chemilly: In the heart of the vineyards beside the River Serein, this horseriding center offers hacks and riding lessons on ponies and horses.
49 rue du Pont – 89800 Chemilly-sur-Serein
Tel: +33 (0)184.108.40.206.19
Website : www.sejour-chateaudechemilly.fr
La Calèche d’Amédée : Trips by horse and cart through the Auxerre winegrowing area.
Meet at La Cour Barrée, 9 rue du Canal - 89290 Escolives-Sainte-Camille
Open on Saturdays and Sunday afternoons, by appointment.
Contact: Françoise Deshayes
Tel: +33 (0)220.127.116.11.63
Wine and Corkscrew Museum : Local winemaker Alain Geoffroy is passionnate about old tools and corkscrews. He has an amazing collection of 1,500 corkscrews from the 18th century onwards.
Open for visits and Chablis tastings Monday-Friday from 3 January to 22 December from 8am - noon and from 1.30pm - 5pm. Closed weekends.
4 Rue de l’équerre - 89800 Beines
Tel: +33 (0)18.104.22.168.76
Vitis Vini Terra : Whether you are a novice or experienced wine-lover, Vitis Vini Terra offers tasting workshops in an relaxed atmosphere encompassing the whole wine environment (history, terroir, vinification, etc.), with visits and itinerant tastings in the vineyards. It’s also a training center with 20 years of experience behind it.
Contact: Joël Lecoq – Enologist – Trainer
Tel: +33 (0)22.214.171.124.72
Mob: +33 (0)126.96.36.199.39
S.Chablis: This wine merchant offers training sessions oriented around discovery, initiation and pleasure. The program can be tailored according to your specific requirements. The establishment also proposes a tasting of different wines every day.
Contact: Arnaud Valour
Address: 8 Rue Auxerroise – 89800 Chablis
Tel: +33 (0)188.8.131.52.85
e-bike wine tours : Would you like to discover the Chablis wine region by electric bicycle or scooter? Dominique and Béatrice Lampaert rent e-bikes and scooters by the half-day or day. You can choose from one of seven itineraries which they have designed to take in the best panoramas and notable points of interest in the Chablis and Grand Auxerrois region. And you can taste the wines from the vineyards you ride through by calling in at the various partner wine estates.
Contact: Dominique and Béatrice Lampaert – 1 avenue Jean Jaurès, 89800 Chablis, France
Tel. +33 (0)184.108.40.206.12