Medoc Private Tour (Cabernet wines)
One day of visits and wine tasting in the Medoc region and famous Chateaux Grand Cru Classe.
Why some Bordeaux wines are so legendary, what are the secrets of this divine beverage ? We have selected for you the best visits & wine tasting in 3 famous Medoc region (Margaux, Pauillac, St Julien...) and top Chateaux Grands Crus Classes of 1855. Explore the region in a private minivan with your personal guide and learn more about history and Bordeaux wines. A driven sightseeing on the famous "Route des Châteaux" will show you some of the most beautiful and prestigious one as Lafite, Margaux, Latour, Mouton, Palmer... Follow the steps of Thomas Jefferson !
Option 1 Mouton Rotshchild 1st Growth (€ 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).
Option 2 Cos d'Estournel Experience (half day € 290 pp)
The Medoc Maharadjah will welcome you for a private and luxury experience. Here is a real palace, you will discover its unique "gravity" vat room and finish the tour with an exceptional vertical tasting of 6 different wines born of a noble terroir and glorified with respect by the passion of men over the centuries (closed on we).
Option 3 Chateau Palmer Experience (half day € 75 pp)
Chateau Palmer is considered by wine lovers as a “super 2nd growth” orgnizes private visit and luxury experience. You will start with a historical and technical visit and then finish with a vertical tasting of 3 different wines of Chateau Palmer (closed on we).
For each of our tours and packages there is a detailed section showing what is included or not included.
The 1855 Classification was requested by Emperor Napoleon III to present the most famous Bordeaux wines at the Paris Universal
exhibition. To follow up on the Emperor's request, the Bordeaux brokers ranked the wines in 5 levels according to a chateau's reputation and trading price.
* Places usualy visited during our tours
Medoc region is famous for Cabernet Sauvignon that produces strong and full-boded red wines. If you prefer softer red wines check also our Saint Emilion day tour that will bring you to the Merlot area. Back to our selection of day tours.