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

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HIGHLIGHTS

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

  • Tour in the medieval village, UNESCO World Heritage Classified in 1999

  • Aperitif with traditional French products

  • Picnic lunch at a charming classified growth chateau of St Emilion

  • Tasting class : learn wine tasting tips

  • Sightseeing along the chateaux route

INCLUDED

TASTING 6
FOOD Picnic lunch and aperitif
LANGUAGE English and/or French
GROUP 8
TRANSPORT Minivan
DURATION 08h30

This full day 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 most of the Bordeaux wines. This 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

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.


BOOKING AND CANCELLATION POLICIES

  • • Up to 24 hours before tour = 100% refund
  • • Less than 24 hours before tour = no refund
  • • Modification of the date possible (according to availability).
  • • A minimum of 2 participants is required for a tour. If only 1 person is booked on a tour, Bordovino will contact the customer (phone or email) to reschedule or refund the total amount.
  • • Children from 10 years old only (our Tasting class and Wine discovery day are not adapted to children)

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