TOURS & TASTINGS

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VISITS & TASTINGS

ACCESS TO THE CHATEAU DE LA RIVIERE SITE REQUIRES A HEALTH PASS

Open for visits :    All year  round from Monday to Saturday
Tours hours : 10.30am - 2.30pm - 4.30pm by appointment

Opening hours of the shop: 8.30am - 12.30pm / 1.30pm - 5.30pm

In order to welcome you in the best conditions, it is preferable to book your visit before coming: 05 57 55 56 57 
Visits are free for children under 10 years old, and at a reduced rate of 6€ for 10 - 17 year olds. 

We speak French, English and Chinese (please mention this when booking)..

GREEN : SHOP OPENING AND VISITS + TASTINGS
ORANGE : SHOP OPEN AND TASTING ONLY UNIQUEMENT
ROUGE : CLOSED

 

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Contact-us to book a tour

Please fill your birth date like this 01 / 10 / 1982

After a presentation of the estate, the vineyard and the history of the Château in the Cour d'Honneur, we will take you into our 8 hectares of underground cellars to discover unusual places. A unique experience in the midst of some 700,000 aging bottles. The visit finish with a commented tasting of 3 wines.

  • Price : 9€ / person
  • Tasting : 3 wines
  • Time : ~ 1h15 min
  • Reservation advised

The classic Tour ends with a tasting of 3 wines in the illuminated cellars. A magical place entirely carved out of the rock for tasting, with our natural spring running through it.

  • Price : 25€ / person
  • Tasting : 3 wines
  • Time : ~ 1h15
  • Maximum of 10 people
  • By reservation only

After the guided Tour of our underground cellars, we welcome you to the Armories Room for a sensory experience. Sitting in front of 4 black glasses, you will surprise yourself far from prejudices. Only your olfactory and gustatory sensations will guide you. Among the 4 wines tasted, the 3 colours will be present.

  • Price: 17€ / person
  • Tasting: 4 wines
  • Time : 1h15 (35 min. Tour + 40 min Tasting)
  • 4 persons minimum and 15 maximum
  • Only by reservation

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The classical visit of the cellars finish with a 3 wines tasting, after which we will give you a very gourmet board composed mainly of cold meats, cheeses and special breads : macaroons, cannelés and fruits will finish your meal, which will of course be accompanied by a glass of wine from Château de La Rivière  Sit in the heart of the castle and enjoy the stunning panorama!

  • Price : 35€ / person
  • Tasting : 3 wines
  • Time : 1h15
  • From 2 persons
  • Only by reservation : 72 hours in advance from April to October
  • Single menu

We take you on a tour of our unmissable underground cellars with a guide who will focus solely on your questions. We will answer all your questions about the history of the château, the cellars, the work and monitoring of the vines, the secret of maturing in oak barrels and the magic of ageing wines. The visit ends with a commented 3 wines tasting.

  • Price : 20€ / person
  • Tasting : 3 wines
  • Time : 1h15
  • From 2 persons
  • Only by reservation 

Introduction to the tasting of Pu'er teas (Yunnan Province - China) with our Chinese ambassador. XiaoChen will reveal all the secrets of the teas produced by our owners: from the history of this thousand-year-old beverage to its aromatic complexity and its beneficial health properties, many topics will be discussed. A diploma will be given to you at the end of the ceremony.

  • Price : 25€ / person
  • Tasting : Green Tea + Black Tea (fermented)
  • Time : ~ 60 minutes
  • Maximum per group : 10 person
  • Only by reservation

OLD VINTAGES TASTING WORKSHOP

After a guided tour of our underground cellars, we offer you a journey through the vintages.
By immersing ourselves in the climate of the time and by understanding the magic of ageing, we will decipher these wines that have been sleeping for several decades.
Whether you are an enthusiast or an amateur, we invite you to rediscover the 1986, 1988, 1991, 1997, 1998 and 1999 vintages of Château de La Rivière

  • Price : 45€ / person
  • Tasting : 6 wines
  • Time : 1h15 (Tour = 30 min. Tour + tasting = 45 min.)
  • 2 persons minimum
  • Only by reservation 
  • The wines tasted during this workshop are also available for simple tasting in the Château's shop: 5€/wine tasted
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