Aquitaine region and its vineyards
Why are avid travelers making the trek year round to see this remarkable region of France? Because Aquitaine is a land deeply connected to the winemaking tradition, where all the right elements come together to create some of the world’s finest wines. The rich cultural history and beautiful scenery are both mysterious and inviting.
Don’t know much about France? We invite you to partake in an authentic French lifestyle experience with our premium wine tours and countless other fun regional activities. This diverse region with its stunning allure, has endless opportunities for wine trip getaways to suit everyone. If you love French culture, history, châteaus, bastides, quaint villages, abundant scenery and vineyards, then Aquitaine is the place for you! From the Gironde Estuary to the Pyrenees Mountains, the Atlantic coast to the Dordogne and Lot Valleys, each is a uniquely extraordinary experience.
Explore untouched coastline, surf and/or swim at some of the most beautiful unknown beaches in the world like Arcachon Bay, and absorb the landscape and cityscapes classed as UNESCO World Heritage sites. Feast on decadent regional delicacies such as Bayonne ham, duck filet or Perigord truffles. However you cannot compare Arcachon oysters, local goats cheese or Espelette chilli, to sweet rhum flavored canelé. Your senses shall be on overload!
And since this area is the world capital of wine, you’ll taste Bordeaux wines when you choose a wine tour from a myriad of opulent châteaus and vineyards throughout the Médoc, Saint-Emilion, Graves & Sauternes, and Cognac appellations. Representing over 7000 wineries, Bordeaux has the largest density of vineyards in the world! Personally meet with dedicated winemakers, who love to share their know-how and winemaking secrets. Return home with unforgettable moments and greater winer knowledge. Above all, impress everyone with your French lifestyle experience with Bordeaux Wine Trails!