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Anderson Foundation Wine Experience 2019

Stay at the stunning Château de Berne in Provence, a prestigious 18th century Chateau in a private 500 hectare domaine with bucolic surroundings of vines and centuries-old trees.

Relax and enjoy the swimming pools, get active and rent a mountain or electric bike, go for a hike or simply a stroll in the 500-hectares. There are 6 well-marked footpaths, and 4 well-marked mountain bike trails.

Relax with luxury Spa facilities – an outdoor infinity pool, an indoor pool with a swim jet and massage water jets, two jacuzzis, sauna, steam room, sun lounge, and relaxation space with a herbal tea room and gym.

Enjoy the tennis court, pétanque, indoor room with table tennis.

The historic region of Provence sits along the Mediterranean coast of France, bordered by the Rhone River to the west and the Côte d’Azur on the east. Wine has been made here for over 2600 years, making Provence the oldest wine producing region of France. It is also the only place to focus on Rosé.


Welcome: Meet with your SmoothRed travel manager on arrival. Private coach travel to the Chateau subject to flight times and arrival airport.

Guided visit of the barrel ageing cellars followed by a comparative tasting of 6 of the Château wines.

Welcome wine reception with canapés before enjoying an outstanding gastronomic dinner at a Michelin star restaurant in the beautiful surroundings and comfort of your accommodation.


Breakfast at the estate, then your local English speaking wine guide will meet you for a full day wine tasting experience.

Visit a Côtes de Provence wine estate with a strong historical past and rich architectural heritage. Explore the vineyards, winery and cellars before a memorable tasting.

Enjoy a truly memorable Provençal lunch with accompanying wines.

The day will conclude with a stunning dinner amidst the vines and pines under a spectacular conservatory on the beautiful grounds of your accommodation.


Breakfast at the estate. Enjoy the pool and vineyard views and the Château’s 5 star
facilities before you depart.

Based on 2 people sharing. Flights not included. Transfer to the airport subject to flight times and departure airport.