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Bordeaux Vineyards Tour

This tour of the vineyards in Bordeaux will bring you to main red wine regions as St Emilion and Medoc. During 2 days, visit some famous vineyards, learn more about Bordeaux wines, the area and history of the region.

Visit vineyards in Bordeaux
Bordeaux vineyard tour





Itinerary (Vineyard map)

Day 1 : St Emilion (right bank)
Saint-Emilion is one of the oldest wine area of the Bordeaux region. The medieval city, the vineyard and the landscape are listed by the UNESCO as World Heritage site.
St Emilion wines are mostly blended with Merlot.

- 1-2 pm Welcome at train station or airport (private vehicle & personal guide)
- Driven sightseeing around St Eilion vineyard
- Visit of the medieval village of St Emilion
- Visit & tasting in a St Emilion Classified Growth
- 5:30/6pm Return to Bordeaux & overnight at your hotel in Bordeaux.

Day 2 : Medoc, Margaux & Pauillac (left bank)
The most prestigious and beautiful estates (Margaux, Palmer, Lafite, Latour, Mouton...). are located in the Medoc. You could experience wine tastings to different famous Grand Cru Classe 1855 & famous appellation such as Margaux or Pauillac.

- Guided tour & wine tasting in a Pauillac Classified Growth 1855
- Lunch in a local gourmet restaurant
- Sightseeing on the Chateau wine road (Lafite, Latour, Margaux ...)
- Visit & tasting in a Margaux Classified Growth 1855
- Return to Bordeaux (airport, train station).


Example of Chateaux usually visited
All our tours are differents and an unique experience to taste fine & rare wines.
Lynch Bages, Pontet Canet, Giscours, Palmer, Lagrange, Gruaud larose, Angelus, Canon, Figeac, Beausejour Becot and many others ...


€ 499

- 1 night
- 1,5 days of tour
- private tour
- personal guide
- visits & tasting
- all year round


Itinerary.pdf

For each of our tours and packages there is a detailed section showing what is included or not included. With 33 Tour Bordeaux & Chateaux there is no surprise you always know what your are paying for.

Price list per person for the whole tour : Based on double occupancy*
Hotel category 3*** 4**** Luxury
Price per person € 499 € 529 € 659

Hotel Category 3*** -> € 429 per person
Hotel Category 4**** -> € 479 per person
Hotel Category Deluxe -> € 619 per person

Inclusions :
1,5 days exclusive private minivan A/C transportation - personal guide - 1 night accommodation in Bordeaux - breakfast - visits & tasting fees - Wifi access - insurance - taxes.

Extra charge :
Lunch, drinks, option & any personal expenses or service not mentioned in the above itinerary.

Accommodation
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)

Note:
Visits are not private & only by appointment. Chateaux visited & 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 & 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 ...

Grands Crus Classes 1855, Crus Bourgeois or "artisans" vintages, come and meet men and women who make these wines of exceptions.

A guided tour will make you discover terroir, appellation, vat room, ageing cellar and all the winemaking process from the grape to the glass. A commented wine tasting of different vintage will close the visits.

Medoc it is also forest, water, gastronomy and a wonderful architectural heritage testifying to its richness and past.

Bordered by wonderful residences and fields, discover the famous “Chateau wine road” which curves through all the Medoc like an open air museum.


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.

The wine is a great tradition, and it was already well known during the Gallo-Roman period.

This appellation produces a tremendously wide range of wines, for the greater delight of wine lovers everywhere in the world and owes its amazing variety to the rich diversity of their terroirs.

Young wines have aromas of blackcurrant, raspberry, and blackberry, as well as vanilla and fresh toast. Older wines have a bouquet of leather or venison and generally have a better structure and more strength…  

Saint Emilion is close of other appelation as Lussac, Montagne or Pomerol.


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