Château de Pommard is now open for visitors. To celebrate, we're inviting our guests for a complimentary La Route des Grands Crus tasting available upon reservation through June 30. As always, our online wine shop is open 24/7. Shop Our Wines

Burgundy from Above Experience

The magic of Burgundy in the air

An extraordinary Experience combining the magic of Burgundy wines with a hot air balloon ride over the acclaimed UNESCO World Heritage Climats of Burgundy. Dive into the diversity of our terroirs with our passionate and WSET trained wine advisors. In addition, in partnership with The French Hot Air Balloon Company, experience the vineyards from above and be amazed by the beauty of the landscapes.

During Burgundy-From-Above you will discover

  • The Burgundy Climats and classification along the region's famous wine road, La Route des Grands Crus

  • The natural factors influencing the taste, style and ageability of our wines

  • In the air, the balloon pilot will show you Côte de Beaune and detail the scenery while you sway to the rhythm of the wind.

Our Route des Grands Crus Tasting Experience

  • A selection of wines from Château de Pommard and Famille Carabello-Baum

  • Taste wine like a professional with our WSET-trained wine advisors

  • Delve into Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, the iconic gapes of Burgundy and better understand the Burgundian concept of “terroir”

In Partnership with The French Hot Air Balloon Company

More than 25 years ago, The French Hot Air Balloon Company was created here in Burgundy. It is one of the few balloon companies in France which is fully licensed to carry passengers by the Civil Aviation Authority (DGAC). Flying approximately 8 500 passengers per year, their experience, passion and professionalism helps ranking the company to one of the best balloon companies in France.

A stunning view of the Burgundy area

Château de Pommard is located a few kilometers from Beaune, in the heart of Burgundy. Protected from the winds by a wall erected in the nineteenth century, its 20 hectares now constitute the largest private monopoly of Côte d’Or. Since 2015, Clos Marey-Monge has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site alongside the Climats of the Burgundy vineyards. Can you imagine a better classroom?

Book Your Burgundy From Above Experience

  • Duration 4 hours: 1 hour tasting at Château de Pommard, 3 hours balloon experience with transport and preparations (1 hour in the air)
  • Price 247€
  • Tasting 5 wines
  • Type Individual bookings, or groups up to 12 people

This Experience is bookable all year around, but balloon flights only operates from May – October depending on weather conditions. For questions and booking requests, please contact our Concierge: Call +33 3 80 22 07 99 or send us a message.

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