Wine, Terroir, Tourism

Wine, Terroir, Tourism

Course dates:
10 July, 2017 to 14 July, 2017
CHF 900.00
Multidisciplinary, Social Sciences
Application deadline:
Wednesday, 31 May, 2017
University of Lausanne
Lausanne, Switzerland

General information

The summer school “Wine, Terroir, Tourism” introduces participants to the culture of wine and winemaking and explores the different synergies that exist with the field of tourism. Based at the University of Lausanne’s Sion campus, in the heart of the Valais winemaking region, it will use local case studies to illustrate the wider global issue of linking the winemaking and tourism industries.


You will be staying at Sion Youth Hostel, situated two minutes south of the city’s railway station. Dormitories, as well as a few individual rooms, are available for booking (on a first come, first served basis). Accommodation fees vary from CHF 35 to 57 per night (breakfast included).


Registration is now open


CHF 690.00 without accomodation
From CHF 900.00 with accomodation
More information can be found under the fee tab here

ECTS accreditation

This is a non-credited course. An official Certificate of Attendance will be delivered.

Contact information

More information can be found here or by writing at