Open wine cellars 2024

The open wine cellars 2024 are open and hundreds of winegrowers throughout Switzerland are welcoming you to discover their wine region again this spring.

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It's finally time again: the 2024 open wine cellars are open and hundreds of winegrowers across Switzerland are once again welcoming you to discover their wine region this spring. In April and May 2024, you will have the opportunity to experience the vineyards and their grape varieties up close and taste the wines in the wine-growing regions of Valais, Vaud, German-speaking Switzerland, Geneva, Ticino and Three Lakes.

The open wine cellars are not only a popular destination for wine lovers, they also offer the ideal excursion for families and tourists: whether on foot, by bike or by public transport, the wine producers are easy to reach. Enjoy a festive atmosphere, varied discovery tours of the producers' vineyards and learn more about Swiss wine at the same time.

Caves ouvertes: Suisse alémanique

Open wine cellars: German-speaking Switzerland

On 27 and 28 April 2024 and 1 May 2024, over 210 winegrowers throughout German-speaking Switzerland will welcome you to get to know their wine region. Whether it's a tour of the wine cellars, a walk through the vines or enjoying specialities and wines from the region: German-speaking Switzerland leaves nothing to be desired with its diverse offerings.

Have you always wanted to find out how the Pinot Noir or Riesling-Silvaner grape varieties are made? Then you shouldn't miss the open wine cellars of German-speaking Switzerland.

Caves ouvertes : Neuchâtel

Open wine cellars: Neuchâtel

On 3 and 4 May 2024, you will have the opportunity to get to know the wine region of Neuchâtel with 37 passionate winegrowers. The winegrowers will welcome you on Fridays from 4.00 pm to 8.00 pm and on Saturdays from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm.

Neuchâtel, the largest wine region of the Three Lakes, is renowned for its Pinot Noir and Chasselas wines, including the famous Œil-de-Perdrix rosé. Taste the wines of the region and benefit from a CHF 15 discount on your purchase from the winegrowers during the event. GastroNeuchâtel" will also give you CHF 5 off your catering.

Book your "Open Wine Cellars" ticket online and travel for free on public transport throughout the "Onde Verte" network. Don't miss out on this great offer and book your ticket for the Neuchâtel open wine cellars now.

Caves ouvertes : Valais ©David Olifson

Open wine cellars: Valais

The canton of Valais is one of the largest wine regions in Switzerland. The dry and sunny climate as well as the strong and warm winds favour the ripening of late-ripening grape varieties such as the red wines Cornalin, Humagne Rouge or the white wine Amigne. You can taste these and other grape varieties such as Petite Arvine at the open wine cellars in Valais. Visit the Valais winegrowers from 9 to 11 May 2024 from 11.00 am to 6.00 pm. The 230 wine cellars look forward to introducing you to their emblematic grape varieties.

Caves ouvertes : Tessin

Open wine cellars: Ticino

The open wine cellars in the canton of Ticino welcome over 80 participating wine cellars. The winegrowers welcome you on two consecutive weekends, on 11 May 2024 in Sottoceneri and on 18 May 2024 in Sopraceneri. Ticino is the only wine-growing region on the southern side of the Alps and mainly produces red wines from the Merlot grape variety. Ticino is known for its elegant wines and prestigious cuvées. Don't miss this opportunity and let yourself be seduced by the world of Ticino wine.

Caves ouvertes : Vaud

Open wine cellars: Vaud

The Vaud region is known above all for its white and characteristic grape varieties, such as Chasselas. Discover the history, traditions and landscapes of the canton of Vaud. Discover its best wines at the open wine cellars on 18 and 19 May 2024. Thanks to the Mobilis offer, you can travel free of charge on public transport. You will also receive a discount of CHF 20 on the purchase of 6 bottles in one of the 260 participating wineries.

Caves ouvertes : Genève

Open wine cellars: Geneva

The next edition of the Geneva Region Open Cellars will take place on 25 May 2024. Geneva is home to idyllic wine-growing areas that produce different variations of microclimates and soils thanks to its proximity to the Jura, the Prealps and Lake Geneva. The winegrowers of the Geneva region are known for constantly trying out new grape varieties and thus offer a wide variety of original and characterful wines, such as the white wines Chasselas and Chardonnay, or the red wine Gamay. Let yourself be seduced by the diversity of the Geneva region. 70 winegrowers are looking forward to presenting their wine treasures to you.

The open wine cellars in Switzerland are an unmissable experience for anyone who wants to discover the beauty and charm of the Swiss wine regions. From wine tastings and culinary experiences to guided tours, there is plenty to discover and enjoy in Switzerland's open wine cellars. Share a warm moment with your loved ones and get to know the people who make Swiss wine a quality product. The open wine cellars will delight young and old alike.

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