Wine Tour Packages 2 days Medoc + St Emilion
2 Days Private Tours
Visits and tasting in left bank and right bank of Bordeaux
This Bordeaux wine tasting tour is a fun and very good way to discover Medoc and St Emilion wines and famous "Chateaux Grands Crus Classes" as well smaller family owned vineyards. To give you the best experience, this tour is private, customized specifically for you and not scheduled for mixed group. Our guides are all Bordeaux insiders, they will teach you about Bordeaux wines and you will also learn about culture and history. You will also learn about the Bordeaux blend during a session at the wine school and enjoy French local gastronomy in our selection of gourmet restaurants.
Bordeaux wine school session(included)
A fun and educational way to learn more about Bordeaux wines. During this blending workshop, you will be guided by a sommelier to be able to pick the characteristic of each Bordeaux grape variety (Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc). Make your own wine and compare your result with the ￼Chateaux' one.
Option 1 Grand Tasting in St Emilion (€ 15 pp)
On request we can organize a private tasting in a local wine shop in Saint Emilion. Leaded by a Bordeaux wines specialist, this "Grand Tasting" will give you the opportunity to learn more and travel over Bordeaux vineyards, taste and discover a selection of unknown good-value "Petits Chateaux" as well as famous Grands Crus Classes . Easy shipping all over the world.
Option 2 Mouton Rothschild (€ 65 pp)
This tour is an unique opportunity to visit one of the top five First Growth. It includes the technical facilities, the famous label's museum (Chagall, Miro, Picasso, Warhol ...) and of course, wine tasting (closed on we).
Example of Chateaux (winery) usually visited
For each of our tours and packages there is a detailed section showing what is included or not included. With
Hotel Category 3*** -> € 815 per person
Hotel Category 4**** -> € 875 per person
Hotel Category Deluxe -> € 1 075 per person
2 days exclusive private minivan A/C transportation - personal guide - 2 nights accommodation in Bordeaux - 2 breakfasts - 2 Lunches - 5 different vineyards - Bordeaux wine school session - visits & tasting fees - Wifi access- insurance - taxes.
Drinks, option & any personal expenses or service not mentioned in the above itinerary.
Can be in a hotel, attractive private guest house or boutique hotel (depending on availability). Located in Bordeaux close from all the main centers of interest, we have selected it on quality, services & strict standards of comfort.
See example of hotel in Bordeaux.
Language available : English spoken tour (with french accent)
Visits are not private & only by appointment. Chateaux & schedules depend on availabilities but most of them are members of "Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux" which is a mark of quality. We can only confirm visited properties after your payment and a definitive itinerary will be sent to you before your arrival. Usually a tour with wine tasting takes around 1h/1h30 and they propose 2 different wines from the estate. Chateaux visited & wineries are closed from 12am until 2pm.
The left bank (Medoc)
is known for its famous wines : Margaux, Pauillac, Saint Julien, Saint Estephe and prestigious Chateaux : Margaux, Palmer, Latour, Mouton Rothschild ...
The right bank (Saint-Emilion)
the vineyard and the landscape are listed by the UNESCO as World
Heritage. Just a handful of wonderful highlights are honoured by such a distinction.