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Wine Safari

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This is a must do tour when in Santiago!

Wow what an amazing day we all had. I went on this tour with my husband, daughter and son who are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deborah4canada
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All you need in a private wine tour.

Think about it, what are you looking for in a private wine tour? You want to learn about the area... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Wine Safari/simple-educational-fun-sensational.it Is The Service For Tourists Wanting To Visit And Understand The Vineyards Of The Rhonevalley.
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2 rue Hernandez de Heredia, 84000, Avignon, France
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All reviews thanks mike du rhone his knowledge sandy soil food pairings educational tour grape varieties full day tour quaint restaurant local vineyards tasting experience mouth watering behind the scenes personal tour provence area great tour visited several
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow what an amazing day we all had. I went on this tour with my husband, daughter and son who are in the early 20s. From the moment Mike picked us up we had the best day! Nothing was a bother and he was so...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Roussanne, Owner at Wine Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I think that a few things are mixd up here. I am Mike and I do winetours in the Rhonevalley , not in Chili. It is possible that you went with me on a winetour in France. Anyway, I do thank you that you are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Think about it, what are you looking for in a private wine tour? You want to learn about the area, it's wines & the history from a knowledgable, passionate wine loving individual, who knows people & how to communicate with them, visit a small family...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Roussanne, Owner at Wine Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words . You are now amabassador for the Rhone wines.

Reviewed November 27, 2018

Mike is a chef, a sommelier, a history buff, and an all-around great guy to spend the day with. Communication about the day's activities was clear and up front, he picked us up at our Air B&B in Avignon, and made everything super relaxing and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Roussanne, Owner at Wine Safari, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Thanks for your kind words. Stay good ambassadors for (Rhone) wines.

Reviewed October 15, 2018

this was a great way to be introduced to the wines of Provence. Mike was engaging,witty and knowledgeable. In fact since our tour with him in 2012, we have traveled back to several of the wineries he introduced us to for tastings

Date of experience: October 2018
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Roussanne, Owner at Wine Safari, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Thanks for your kind words and being able to visit our great viticulture area.

Reviewed October 15, 2018

Mike picked us up in Bonnieux and on the drive to Chateau Neuf du Pape, we learned some of his extensive credentials to be our guide. There were just two of us this time. Before our first of two tastings we drove through the regional...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Roussanne, Owner at Wine Safari, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Dear wine friends, I thank you for your kind words and having understood the educational value of Wine Safari

Reviewed September 29, 2018

We toured with Mike last week and thoroughly enjoyed it. Mike explains his approach of two visits with lots of time to show you the area on his web site, and nor surprise, his approach is dead on. We learned a lot about the area....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Roussanne, Owner at Wine Safari, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Thanks for your kind words , stay good ambassadors for (Rhone) wines

Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Best wine tour I’ve ever been on! Thanks Mike for a fantastic informational and fun filled day. Stopping in the vineyards, his tour includes explanations of the climate, geography and history of the region. We got dropped off for lunch in a small bistro and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Roussanne, Propriétaire at Wine Safari, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Thanks for your kind words, stay good ambassadors for the (Rhone) wines.

Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went on a tour with Mike Rijken of Wine Safari. We toured two wineries in the Rhône Valley. Mike’s tour included visits to the vineyards, explanations regarding the climate, geography, and history of the region and the impact of all these...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Roussanne, Owner at Wine Safari, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Thanks for your kind words, stay good ambassador for the ( Rhone) wines. Sincere greetings Mike

Reviewed September 23, 2018

A fantastic day out with Mike on his Wine Safari! Mike came and picked us up promptly at our hotel outside L'isle Sur La Sorgue. No issues.Then it was off to the village of Chateauneuf du Pape. But not so fast. First we stopped in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Roussanne, Propriétaire at Wine Safari, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Thanks for your kind words, stay good ambassadors for (Rhone) wines

Reviewed September 18, 2018

Mike is such a knowledgeable guy with a great sense of humour. We did the full day tour that took us to Chateau neuf du Pape and Gigondas. By the time he dropped us off for lunch at a restaurant called Cote Vignes where the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Roussanne, Owner at Wine Safari, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thanks for your kind words, stay good ambassadors for (Rhone) wine

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August 21, 2017|
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Hello Sophia, I thank you for the message and the interest in Wine Safari , but unfortunatly , Nice is too far away for me . If you would stay a night in Avignon, that would be better. Sincere greetings Mike Rijken Wine... More
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Thanks for the info , see you on the second of august at 8.30 AM. Greetings Mike
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I have no rooms for rent, I am a wine guide
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