A day out in the vineyards & Vosges mountains, looking for tradition and delicacies…

This spectacular private guided tour will give you a glimpse on the Alsatian traditional way of life on the countryside and the mountains. You will learn how to produce munster cheese, enjoy breathtaking landscapes, view beautiful traditional timber-framed Alsatian houses. Last but not least, you will visit a small family mountain wine estate producing world-class wines.

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A scenic drive through the vineyards will take you to the typical valley of Munster. You will understand how the farmers produce their famous cheese. Lunch will be at a traditional mountain farm inn in the mountain where the cows are grazing. You will try the cheese made on site with the milk of their own cows.

Then we will cross the mountain to the Living Museum of Alsace to understand the traditional Alsatian way of life as it used to be decades ago.

Finally we will visit the last mountain vineyard.

Programme

  • Departure Riquewihr at 09:00 sharp. Details to reach the meeting point will be given after your booking is confirmed.
  • A scenic drive through the vineyards will take you to the typical valley of Munster. At the House for Munster Cheese you will understand how the farmers produce their famous cheese.
  • Lunch will be at a traditional mountain farm inn in the mountain where the cows are grazing. You will try the cheese made on site with the milk of their own cows.
  • Then we will cross the mountain to the Living Museum of Alsace to understand the traditional Alsatian way of life as it used to be decades ago.
  • Finally we will visit the last mountain vineyard and a small family mountain wine estate producing world-class wines.
  • We should be back to Riquewihr at 19:00
  • This Day Out is suitable for all public.

Included:

  • Transportation in a confortable 8 seater minivan
  • Guide explanation during the day out
  • Munster Cheese Museum Ticket
  • Aperitif
  • Alsatian living museum ticket
  • Wine Estate visit and tasting
  • A beautiful pictures will be sent to you as an unforgettable souvenir

NOT included:

  •  Your personal lunch and drinks (approx EUR 20 / pers for a traditional dish).
  • All the extra things you could buy during the day (souvenirs, wine …)

About our private tours

To give you the opportunity to discover the best of our incredible region we take you to some outstanding private tours in a new luxury 8-seater minivan. We are speaking English, French and German. 

Your guide – Jean-Paul Krebs

Photo-journalist and storyteller. Author of this blog. All year round, he travels through Alsace and the Rhine valley to gather images of landscapes and everyday life. He knows the great region (on both sides of the Rhine) like his pocket and will take you to his favorite places without forgetting to taste traditional delicacies and the riches of the region. He knows a lot of stories and legends and will gladly share them with you. French, German and English spoken fluently.

Your driver but also another guide – Pierre Papuga

A professional graduate in public transport, he drives our small groups from one destination to another in a comfortable minibus equipped for journeys in all seasons, including winter. In this type of day trip it is essential to be in the hands of a driver who considers the comfort and safety of his passengers as the most important criterion. Pierre also knows the region in his pocket.

The new minivan.