French wine enthusiasts will already be aware of the Var vineyards, situated in the South of France, but may be surprised to learn of the many opportunities to visit them. While holidaying on the French Riviera, it is worth taking the time to explore this beautiful, forested region. Maybe even bring back a selection of delicious bottles from the wineries to enjoy with some local gastronomic specialities.
The ideal place to start is the picturesque town of Les-Arcs-sur-Argens, home to the Chateau Sainte Roseline vineyard. This prestigious site is one of the most visited in Provence and was created by Pope Jean XXI. The historic Chateau has a tasting room on site, and cellar tours are offere