Packages 4 days
4 Days Private Tours
Complete Bordeaux wine tour including 4 nights, 3 days of visits and wine tasting and lunches
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 spend one night in a Chateau, 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, he will teach you about Bordeaux wines and you will also learn about culture and history.
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 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 3 Chateau d'Yquem (€ 75 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
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Price list per person for the whole tour : Based on double occupancy*
Hotel Category 3*** -> € 1 379 per person
Hotel Category 4**** -> € 1 459 per person
Hotel Category Deluxe -> € 1 739 per person
3 days exclusve private minivan A/C transportation - personal guide - 1 transfer the first day - 1 night in a chateau - 1 "gourmand" dinner - 3 lunches - 2 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.
Can be in a winery (chateau) or attractive private guest house or boutique hotel (depending on availability). 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.
This tour is a complete one around Bordeaux vineyards but you could also still add a day tour to Cognac to maximize your time in the region.