About Kanpai

Established in 2006 by Olivier Delalande, Kanpai Tours organises excursions & activities to the main vineyards and sightseeing attractions of Lyon’s region, France.


* To create and operate the best possible day tours to give the opportunity to visitors from all over the world to experience behind the scene Lyon’s wonderful region, its wines, regional products & passionate people.

* To propose getaway packages & tailor made holidays to those who would like to spend an overnight, a weekend or several days in the heart of the Beaujolais, Cotes du Rhone & Burgundy vineyards.

* To organise memorable and magical experiences for Corporate Events & Conferences out in Lyon wine country, and design creative tailor made activities for teambuilding and incentive programs.


Kanpai is specialized in small groups to be able to personalize all our day tours to suit most of our guests' needs and wishes. We allow ample time for photo stops, to talk with wine-makers and for answering individual questions. Our itineraries change all the time to always visit the best small boutique wineries & sight attractions.
Our excellent expert guides are the key for a great day trip. They are knowledgeable and passionate about wine, local attractions and French history in general. Professional, fun and enthusiastic, they are eager to share their knowledge with you. They speak fluent English language.


Wine-makers & small producers, they all have been selected by Kanpai for the quality of their wines & regional products, their excellent welcoming and because they are passionate about their job.


Kanpai works within the transportation legislation with the following licenses:
> Transportation License Nº 2012/82/0002362.
> Tourist License Nº 

Olivier Delalande was born and raised in Lyon where he graduated in Business Administration in 1997. He has since travelled and worked around the world experiencing several cultures. In 2005, he decided to come back home to set his own business and live from his passions, wine and travels.

Graduated in2008 from the Wine University of Suze-la-Rousse, his goal is now to convert your visit to Lyon & France in great memories of wine tasting, sightseeing and friendship beyond any cultural difference.




Dear visitors,

We place the regional products and wine in the heart of our excursions days tours because they reveal the territories under the sign of the authenticity.
With Kanpai tours, you will:

* Visit small French towns full of history and traditions with exceptional architectural and cultural heritage.

* Admire breathtaking landscapes often covered with secular vineyards offering different colours along the seasons.

* Meet producers and vine growers willing to share with you their passion for the “terroir” and their work.

* Taste delicious regional products & great wines and experience with their creators unique moments of complicity and friendship beyond any cultural difference.

See you soon in Lyon. Cheers!

(Kanpai Director)