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2 rue Hernandez de Heredia, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 6 19 29 50 81
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Half-day Wine Education with Mike

Four of us traveling together utilized Mike for a half-day wine safari in Chateauneuf du Pape... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Karl S
Powell, Ohio
Great tour of the Rhone wine area, and great wine tasting too

Mike did a great job of showing us the jewels of the region, which came in the forms of geography... read more

Reviewed 1 week 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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  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
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2 rue Hernandez de Heredia, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 6 19 29 50 81
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Reviewed yesterday

Four of us traveling together utilized Mike for a half-day wine safari in Chateauneuf du Pape. Mike picked us up at our Avignon hotel on time and as we headed out it quickly became evident that this was no ordinary tour to visit a winery...More

Thank Karl S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mike did a great job of showing us the jewels of the region, which came in the forms of geography, history, and wine. I would recommend this tour to anyone, but especially to those who, like me, don't have a car here. It's a great...More

Thank mapleleaf13423948123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was traveling with friends and we wanted to do some wine tastings with a wine expert. We found the guy in Mike Rijken. Mike knows his stuff and will make your wine safari custom fit for you, depending on where you are staying. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had a lovely day with Mike touring two different wine regions and two different wineries in the Provence area. He was able to accommodate picking us up from Arles, despite having to drive up the opposite direction to get to the...More

Thank ljohns2n10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mikes Wine Safari will expose you to all the facets of wine from the vineyard, through production to cellaring. If you want to feel, see and taste where your wine comes from this is the Safari for you. While doing research on the Rhone Valley...More

Thank craigbda153
Grenacheblanc, Owner at Wine Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks , for your kind words , and being a good amabassador for the Rhone wines.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us booked Mike's full day tour and we had a wonderful day. Three of us are wine novices. Even the one who knows wine learned a lot! The countryside was beautiful to see and drive through since most of our time has been...More

Thank travelingtrue
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had the best day with Mike. We learned so much about the Rhône region and tastes amazing wine. Mike doesn't only know a lot about wine, but the history of the areas we traveled. If you are in this area Mike's...More

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We booked with Mike several months before our cruise was scheduled based on a referral in Rick Steves' book. Weren't sure what to expect, but Mike was right there when we got off the ship. His van comfortably accommodated the six of us. Mike's tour...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We loved our wine safari with Mike. Mike was incredibly knowledgeable about wine, history, geology, food, and how it all comes together in Provence. He was also funny and a great driver. The setting was ideal with gorgeous vineyards and picturesque villages. It is a...More

Thank Rebecca D
Reviewed 11 August 2017

My wife and I enjoy wines from the Rhone region and while in France wanted to take a tour of local vineyards. Mike was very educational about the wines in the area and took our group to some lovely vineyards where the vistas were incredible...More

Thank Brendan B
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Sophia H
21 August 2017|
Response from Grenacheblanc | Property representative |
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
Arturs P
7 June 2015|
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Response from Grenacheblanc |
Thanks for the info , see you on the second of august at 8.30 AM. Greetings Mike
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10 February 2015|
Response from Grenacheblanc |
I have no rooms for rent, I am a wine guide
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