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 chateau 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 only available on Wednesdays from January to October /private tours for any day on request
|1:50 p.m.||Meet your guide in front of the Bordeaux Office du Tourisme 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 Office de Tourisme. (6:30 p.m. from November to March)|
Partner wineries: Château Desmirail, Château Dauzac, Château Lamothe Bergeron, Château Reverdi depending availibilities.
|MEETING POINT||Bordeaux Office de Tourisme|
|TRANSPORTATION||Brand new 8 seater minivan|
|NUMBER OF PERSONS||8 people max.|
|VISIT/TASTING||2 visits – 5/6 tastings (red wines only)|
|FOOD||wine & cheese at the chateau|
CANCELLATION FEES IF THE CLIENT CANCELS
More than 72 hours before the day of the tour: no cancellation fee. Less than 72 hours before the day of the tour or no-show: 100% of the cost of the tour. The minimum number of people for each tour is 2. We reserve the right to cancel the tour 48 hours before departure if the minimum number of 2 people is not met and you will receive a full refund.