Discover the best of Saint-Emilion on this private wine tour!
Our St.Emilion private wine tour is designed "just for you" by our local expert guides who will choose the best wineries in Saint Emilion for you to visit!
Led by your own personal guide you will discover the prestigious wines of the Saint-Emilion region. You will be driven along the famous "Route des Chateaux" passing famous estates like Pomerol, Lalande de Pomerol and Fronsac which established the reputation of Bordeaux wines across the world. This specific Bordeaux appellation is famous for producing delicate and fruity red wines; all of which you will get to enjoy during private tastings.
The tour starts in Bordeaux where you will be picked up from your hotel or preferred location. The recommended departure time is 10:00am.
You will be driven to St. Emilion in your private car and your guide will tell you all about the Bordeaux and Saint-Emilion wine regions as you go.
You'll enjoy visits and wine tastings at one prestigious Grand Cru Classé estate and at one family-run estate, full of charm and authenticity. Your visit will also include a quick wine-tasting class where you will learn how to taste Bordeaux wine in 20 minutes!
If you have any specific chateaux that you wish to visit on your tour, we will be happy to include them in the itinerary if they are available.
Examples of Bordeaux chateaux that we include in our private tours are: Cháteau Pavie, Château La Dauphine, Château Beauséjour-Bécot, Château Clos Fourtet Cháteau Soutard, Château Beauregard, Château.de Ferrand, Château Côte de Baleau, Château la Croizille, Chateau la Dominique, Château de Reignac, Château Larmande, Château Fombrauge, Château Canon La Gaffelière and Château Franc Mayne.
In addition to visiting the vineyards of the famous chateaux you will enjoy a private tour of the UNESCO World Heritage village of Saint-Emilion and experience a French aperitif in the middle of the vineyards made of French delicacies from the local market.
Lunch is not included in this private tour however we can recommend a casual and chic lunch at a chateau. If weather allows, the lunch will be served on the terrace or in the garden of the chateau. It will not take too long and you will have a wonderful time. The cost of the chateau lunch will be between €30-40 per person. In the case that this option is not available, we will suggest an alternative.