9.00 am: Meet your guide in front of the Bordeaux tourist Office and jump into our minivan. Drive around 40 minutes to Saint-Emilion or Medoc region. On the way, your guide will give you loads of information about our region, our wines and our culture. He/she will be more than happy to answer all your questions!
Arriving in a charming and authentic family-run estate. Feel the intimacy and authenticity of a private chateau run by a passionate family for generations. Start the visit in the vineyards, in front of the château, tour around the traditional vat room and discover the cellar.
Enjoy the châteaux wines served with an aperitif made of local and fresh delicacies: bread, cheese, charcuterie, chocolate...
Visit of the village of Saint-Emilion. Enjoy a guided tour in the little streets of the old town of Saint Emilion dating back from the 9th century and still perfectly preserved thanks to its classification on the UNESCO heritage list. The village is located at the top of a hill and offers breathtaking views on the surrounding vineyards.
Be warmly welcome at a beautiful Classified Growth chateau (Grand Cru Classé in French) just outside the village. Be welcomed in front of the chateau with a glass of white wine. Enjoy a little walk in the middle of the vines. And most important! Enjoy a tasting of 2 wines of the property inside the castle.
After the visit, taste a delicious "A la Française" pic-nic lunch at this charming and authentic Great Classified Growth estate.
Back on the road & drive through the mythical “Chateau Route”.
Visit a Great Classified Growth estate, one of the most prestigious chateaux of Bordeaux. Start the visit in the vineyards, in front of the château, tour around the traditional vat room and discover the cellar. Have a description of the wine making process from the grape to the bottle.
Tasting class – Become a wine expert !
« Intense color, woody aromas, tannic taste… » Ouch !! What does it mean? You will learn the steps of a proper tasting and will educate your nose in order to identify the wines aromas. We will give you our tips and tricks to taste like a pro!
At the end of the visit, you will enjoy some tasting of the chateau’s wines.
5.30 pm: Back to Bordeaux.