Médoc wine tour – Médoc wine lovers

Summary

Cabernet lovers, this tour is for you! This Médoc wine tasting tour takes you back in time to discover the ancient practices that have made Bordeaux wine so famous. You’ll learn about the great paradox in winemaking, in which the latest technology is used alongside traditional techniques to create perfectly unique results.

On this Médoc wine trip you will be able to admire the classical architecture of a Grand Cru Classé Château near Margaux and learn about the 1855 classification. The second stop will take place in another beautiful Château where you’ll have fun learning some of the secrets of Bordeaux wines! Enjoy a wine & cheese tasting to end up the afternoon the French way…

Tour available only on Wednesdays and Sundays from January to October /private tours for any day on request

Program

1:50 p.m Meet your guide in front of the Bordeaux Tourist Information Office at 12 cours du 30 Juillet.

(1:20 p.m. from November to March)

2:00 p.m. En route to the Médoc vineyards. Along the Route des Châteaux, your guide will tell you about Bordeaux’s vineyards.
3:00 p.m. Tour at a Grand Cru Classé winery in the Margaux or St Julien appellation followed by wine tasting.
4:30 p.m. Final visit for the day at a ‘Cru Bourgeois’ winery, including a wine degustation paired with a taste of local produce!
7:00 p.m.  Back to Bordeaux in front of the Tourist Information Office. (6:30 p.m. from November to March)

Highlights

lieu-de-depart MEETING POINT Bordeaux Tourist Information Office
duree DURATION 5hrs
vehicule TRANSPORTATION Brand new 8 seater minivan
distance DISTANCE Around 100kms round-trip
nbre-de-personnes NUMBER OF PERSONS 8 people max.
langue LANGUAGE English and/orFrench
visite VISIT/TASTING 2 winery visits – 5/6 tastings (red wines only)
tenue_vestimentaire CLOTHING   Comfortable footwear
food FOOD  wine & cheese at the Château

 

Cancellation Fees: Applicable in case the client cancels. No cancellation fees until 72 hours prior the day of the tour. No-shows and cancellations less than 72 hours prior the day of the tour are fully chargeable.

The minimum number of people per tour is 2. We reserve the right to cancel any tour 48 hours prior the day of the tour if the minimum number of people is not met. You will receive a full refund in case of such unforeseen events.

Tourist Information Office

12 Cours du 30 Juillet
33000 Bordeaux

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