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 the Médoc wine trip you will be able to admire the classical architecture of a Grand Cru Classé château on an innovative and exciting virtual tour of a second wine 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…
|1:50 p.m.||Meet your guide in front of the Bordeaux Office du Tourisme at 12 cours du 30 Juillet.|
|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.||Interactive, virtual tour in the Haut-Médoc appellation, followed by wine tasting.|
|7:00 p.m.||Back to Bordeaux in front of the Office de Tourisme.|
Partner wineries: Château Desmirail, Château Lamothe Bergeron, Château Lagrange
|MEETING POINT||Bordeaux Office de Tourisme|
|TRANSPORTATION||Brand new 8 seater minivan|
|NUMBER OF PERSONS||8 people max.|
|LANGUAGE||English/French – in english only on saturday mornings|
|VISIT/TASTING||2 visits – 6 tastings (red wines only)|
|FOOD||wine & cheese at the chateau|
CANCELLATION FEES IF THE CLIENT CANCELS
More than 7 days before the day of the tour: no cancellation fee. Less than 7 days 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.