Bordeaux Winery Tours
A complete discovery of the Bordeaux wine region, 3 full days of wine tour all over the famous Bordeaux vineyards including visits & wine tasting in Margaux, Pauillac, St Emilion, Sauternes ...
This tour is an educational and fun way to discover the Medoc, St Emilion & Sauternes, drink fine wines, eat great food and visit famous Chateaux Grands Crus Classes as well as smaller familiy owned vineyards. You will learn the Bordeaux blend at the wine school and enjoy local gastronomy in our selection of gourmet restaurants. The Chateaux visited are all very different, giving you the opportunity to taste many varieties of fine wines based on terroir and individual winemaking process.
Our guides are all Bordeaux insiders, they will teach you about Bordeaux wines and will surprise you with unexpected discoveries.
Bordeaux wine school session(included)
A fun 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 (€ 80 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 a wine tasting (closed on week-end).
Option 3 First Class A Chateau Pavie (€ 60 pp)
An unique opportunity to get access to one of the top First Growth Class A in St Emilion. On the same classification as Ausone, Angelus & Cheval Blanc, Chateau Pavie welcome visitors on request only. Experience its renovated cellar and facilities and taste one vintage at the end of the visit (closed on week-end).
Option 4 Chateau d'Yquem (€ 84 pp)
The legendary Chateau d'Yquem classified as a Premier Grand Cru Superieur in 1855 welcome you in a luxury ambiance. Visit the Chateau, learn about the Terroir and then finish with a wine tasting of this fabulous Sauternes.
Example of Chateaux (winery) usually visited
All our tours are differents and an unique experience to taste fine & rare wines.
For each of our tours and packages there is a detailed section showing what is included or not included. With
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Price list per person for the whole tour : Based on double occupancy*
Hotel Category 3*** -> € 1 489 per person
Hotel Category 4**** -> € 1 590 per person
Hotel Category Deluxe -> € 2 010 per person
3 days exclusve private minivan A/C transportation - personal guide - 3 lunches - 3 nights accommodation in Bordeaux - 3 breakfast - 8 wine tasting tours to top estates - Lynch Bages wine school - St Emilion guided tour - Wifi access- insurance - taxes.
Extra charge :
Drinks, option & any personal expenses or service not mentioned in the above itinerary.
Accommodation have been selected on quality, services & strict standards of comfort.
Language available : English spoken tour (with french accent)
Visits are not private & only by special arrangement. Chateaux visited & schedule 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 & 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.
King of the white syrupy wines, Sauternes is a natural sweet wine.
Back to our selection of Bordeaux wine tours packages. You could also be interested in our 2 days tour in Medoc and Saint Emilion.