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Bandol and Riviera Wine Tours

Bandol | Provence, Bandol, France
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Great wine, Tour and Lunch!

Myself and a few friends traveled to Bandol for the 3/4 day tour and gourmet lunch and had such a... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
caitlinmhill61
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Denver, Colorado
Bandol enthusiast with amusing repartee

There's only one South of France and discovering the history and excellence of the Bandol region is... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
Marco D
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From the very best Rose wines in the world to fabulous Red wines using the exclusive Mourvedre grape, and some bright refreshing White wines, the vineyards of the AOC Bandol have so much to offer both the newcomer to the world of wine and the...more
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Bandol | Provence, Bandol, France
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Myself and a few friends traveled to Bandol for the 3/4 day tour and gourmet lunch and had such a great time! Richard was very prompt to pick us up from the train station and provided a wealth of knowledge on both the region and...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

There's only one South of France and discovering the history and excellence of the Bandol region is complemented superbly by the companionship, knowledge and wit of Bandol Wine Tour's patron. Thank you so much Richard for all you imparted.

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We booked a 3/4 day tour for 4 persons @516 euros ($615.37) as a shore excursion. This was booked within a week of the actual tour date. We also know there were 2 other passengers on our ship who booked a 3/4 day tour which...More

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rdevahlrubin, Owner at Bandol and Riviera Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Karen You received a FULL refund net of costs. You didn't bother to tell me you weren't coming until that morning when I was waiting for you on the dock with a hired bus and driver. The Captain told you the night before as...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2017

On a short cruise stop in Toulon, Richard arranged a 3/4 day tour for our party of six. What a wonderful day he provided! We found him easily at the port gate and the drive to the winery was easy with Richard explaining about the...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We organised a day tour of Bandol wineries with Richard of Bandol and Riviera Wine Tours. The arrangements were easily and efficiently done over the internet from Australia. Richard arrived promptly at our B&B at 9.30 for a delightful day's tour. We visited 3 very...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Beautifully organised by Richard and Karine - the Bandol Dream Team - we went to Domaines Bunan in the late morning to sample delicious award winning rosé wine with the owners followed by a stunning lunch at the Michelin Starred restaurant in Hostellerie Bérard in...More

Thank Suzanne K
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

We were on this tour while in port in Toulon, France for the day. This wine tour with Richard is not to be missed, he knows his wine and wineries in the area and loves speaking and teaching it. It is a very personal tour...More

Thank DSS55
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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We had fantastic winetasting at small superb wineries! The lunch was delicious in a Michelinrestaurant! If you long for unforgettable Bandol winetasting day! Call Richard! He will provide it!

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Reviewed 18 November 2016

This wine tour with Richard is not to be missed. You would never know he has done this numerous time. He is enthusiastic, full of information, and an absolute pleasure to be around. We are so happy the reviews on Tripadvsor got us there. We...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2016

Excellent host. Amazing wine. Visiting wineries on a personal level with Richard made all the difference. Going to a winery that doesn't allow large groups was very special. Lunch could not have been any better, food and view. Don't miss this experience

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Richardd272, Owner at Bandol and Riviera Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

Hi Guys, It was great taking you around I had a huge laugh and it was a pleasure. Thank you so much for the very kind review. Happy sailing, and don't let those bottles out of your sight! Best, Richard

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Vjo508
1 May 2017|
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Response from rdevahlrubin | Property representative |
Hi Valerie, Thank you for your enquiry. That day is free at present and we can look after your group. Please contact me through the website as its easier with your details, such as how many of you there are, pick up points... More
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Response from Richardd272 | Property representative |
Hi, this full day tour starts at 9.30-9.45 at the dock in Bandol where your ship's tenders come in. Bandol is too little a port to take your ship so you all come in on the ship's tenders. This is right in the centre of town... More
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