Lavaux is lying on the northern shores of Lake Geneva (Lac Leman) on a hilly region.
It is well-known all over Switzerland for its fine wine and encompasses the whole of canton's most famous vineyard.
Switzerland-tour is glad to offer you this private relaxing excursion to discover all the beauty of Lavaux. If you wonder about the best places to visit in Switzerland, then just join this well-organized tour to Lavaux. It may not be the largest wine region in the world, but no doubt it is the most picturesque area.
The driver-guide will meet you at your hotel or any convenient location for you in Geneva. Now, you can sit back and gaze at the beautiful Swiss scenery as you travel to your destination. You will forget your everyday routine, and spend stress-free time making new pleasant memories.
Lavaux is famous among different countries as a terraced wine-grape growing region in the canton of Vaud, western Switzerland.
Vaud region produces the quarter quantity of all the Swiss wine, which symbolizes the culture of this region and essential part of everyday life.
Lavaux extends over Lausanne to Montreux, reaching an altitude of 500 meters above sea level and involving several tiny villages and the City of Vevey. Besides, in 2007 Lavaux has been acknowledged as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The region is best known for the production of fresh and fruity dry white wine from the Chasselas grapes.
The best way of spending time in this charming place is to explore the area on foot. Wander around the narrow footpaths and stairways. Walk through the most extensive slanted vineyards in Switzerland, all along the banks of Lake Geneva - which are dating back to 900 AD. Be rewarded by the beautiful pearl views of the full length of Lake Geneva and the Swiss Alps in the distance. Simply you will be amazed by having a view of France while actually, you are standing in Switzerland. Like being in two places at the same time!
Among the must-visit places in Lavaux is the Cave of the Crausaz. It is home to a variety of wines in one place. Only the view of this majestic frame definitely worth to give any effort. Here, you will have an opportunity to taste the wines and get acquainted with the secrets behind these delicious wines.
You are free to dine at a panoramic restaurant, enjoy the tasty meals with experiencing the scenery and stop at one of the wineries or traditional pubs for having a taste.
After this fantastic journey, enjoy a comfortable transfer back to the starting point in Geneva.
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All Transfers in private modern vehicle
Hotel pick-up & drop off
Snacks and Drinks on board
Wine tasting fees