Market experience and wine tasting in Nice
Bellet hill of Nice has been the site of wine production for over 600 years.
Today with less than 50 hectares and only 10 producers, it is one of the smallest « appellation contrôlée » wine in France, the only urban vineyard, and one of the most secret.
You will discover the emblematic estate of the appellation: Chateau de Bellet. Located between sea and mountain in the very charming St Roman de Bellet district, it offers a panoramic view over the Var valley.
This winery produce an exclusive wine for enlightened amateurs, which has been served at several international events, such as the wedding of the Prince Albert of Monaco or the NATO meeting.
The extensive visit (1h30) includes the tasting of the top quality wines on the terrace or in the splendid 19th century chapel transformed into wine cave.
In the Liberation district of Nice you will discover the largest local market, a tradition which goes back hundreds of years, when the peasants of the hills came down to sell their vegetables.
Upon request, there is a possibility to see 2 other wineries and extend the length of the tour.
June-September: Every day except Sunday
Experience: Visit a market where the locals go before visiting the secret hills of Nice.
Private visit & wine tasting at Chateau de Bellet