Two wine regions within a day - Classified Growth Saint Emilion and Medoc


  • Visit three St Emilion and Medoc chateaux, beautiful family run estates and prestigious Classified Growth estates

  • Tour the UNESCO World Heritage St.Emilion village

  • Aperitif with traditional French products

  • Picnic lunch at A la Française’s appartment in Bordeaux

  • Relaxed wine tasting class

  • Sightseeing along the chateaux route


FOOD Picnic lunch and aperitif
LANGUAGE English and/or French
SCHEDULE 09.00 AM to 07.00 PM
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This full day Bordeaux wine tour will take you to the 2 most prestigious wine areas of Bordeaux: Saint-Emilion with its great Merlot, and Medoc with its deep and powerful Cabernet-Sauvignon. In one day you will enjoy the best of the Bordeaux wines. This wine tour is as much a wine and tasting experience as a French culture insight with the village of Saint-Emilion and the beautiful architecture of the chateaux.

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9.00 am: Your wine tour starts at 9am when you'll be greeted in front of the Bordeaux tourist office by your guide and board your comfortable minivan. A short drive of around 40 minutes and you will arrive in the Saint-Emilion 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!

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 welcomed at a beautiful Classified Growth chateau (Grand Cru Classé in French) just outside the village. You will learn all about this wine region through the visit and wine tasting paired with an aperitive platter.

After the chateau visit, you will head back to Bordeaux to taste a delicious french picnic lunch at "A la Française's" appartment.

After lunch you will be back on the road and drive along the famous and mythical “Chateau Route” to the Medoc.

You’ll do a quick stop at Château Margaux for a photo in front of the most famous winery of Bordeaux! 

Your tour of Medoc will take you on to visit a Great Classified Growth 1855 estate, one of the most prestigious chateaux of Bordeaux. Your visit will start in the vineyards in front of the château, followed by a tour of the traditional vat room and a visit to the chateau cellar. You will learn about the wine making process from the grape to the bottle.

Your day will finish with a visit to a charming and authentic family-run estate where you will feel the intimacy and authenticity of a private chateau run by a passionate family for generations. Your chateau tour will start in the vineyards and be followed by a tour of the vat room and cellar. 

7.00pm: You will be driven back to Bordeaux.


Visit of the village of Saint-Emilion
medoc and saint emilion guided tour
tasting of French products


  • Up to 24 hours in advance : 100% refund
  • Under 24 hours in advance : no refund
  • A minimum of 2 participants is required for a tour. If only 1 person is booked on a tour, A la Francaise will contact the customer to reschedule or refund the total amount.

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Meeting point*

Access Tramway line B and C
Please be there 10 minutes before the tour departure (8.50am)

In front of the Bordeaux Tourist Office
12 cours du 30 Juillet
33000 Bordeaux

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