On this wine tour from Bordeaux, you’ll enjoy scenic drives through the Médoc wine region and taste some delicious French wines! During this half-day tour, visit two famous wineries – both are classified growth chateaux – with a wine guide, and enjoy wine tastings at both. On the picturesque journey between the wineries, you will pass by well-known chateaux such as Chateaux Margaux and Palmer. Return to Bordeaux.Description
Experience one of the highlights of French culture on this wine-tasting tour. From Bordeaux, head out with your guide to the Médoc area, and take in the beautiful natural scenery while enjoying local wines.
The Médoc produces some of the most renowned red wines in the Bordeaux wine region and offers some of the best wine-tasting opportunities in the whole of France. Start your half-day tour with a wine tasting at a prestigious classified growth chateau known for its high-quality wine. During your tasting, learn about the wine-making process and techniques involved.
Back in your comfortable minivan, enjoy the drive along the Route des Chateaux (the ‘Castle Road’), which will take you past some beautiful French chateaux, including the iconic Margaux, as well as Palmer. As you admire the scenic views, your expert guide will explain the fascinating history of the chateaux in the Médoc region.
Arrive at your next stop, another classified growth chateau, where you will enjoy a wine-tasting and learn more about the estate, the wine-making process and the different wines of the region. Relax on the drive back to Bordeaux, admiring the beautiful countryside once more.
The estates visited will either be from the Classified Growth or Crus Bourgeois appellations.Highlights
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Free drinks included
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
- Small-group tour by minibus
: Bordeaux, FranceDuration
: 4 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.