City on the border celebrates wine with 4,500 bottles to sample, Rioja is guest this year
Traditional chestnut festival to mark the change of seasons, in the heart of Lavaux (Unesco World Heritage site), 13 wine producers and their wines
The villages of Begnins, Luins, Vinzel and Bursins open their doors for the weekend to present the "Bourru" or new wine, still fermenting, with a low alcohol level. Visits to winemaking cellars, 100 wines (CHF15 fee for the day), shuttle bus.
Big annual cantonal wine fair
This charming little village packed with wine producers puts out the red carpet for guests for its autumn wine harvest festival – no shortage of good wines to sample, so look for your new favourite.
The hillsides around the village are steep and wooded – it’s not far from Signal de Bougy if you want to make it a day with children.