Cognac terroir day trip from Bordeaux
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Cognac terroir day trip from Bordeaux

Language: English , French
Availability: On Friday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 9 hours
Do this because
  • Explore a famous trading house and an artisan distiller in Cognac
  • Take part in a Cognac tasting and learn the producers' professional secrets
  • Tour the old town and visit the Museum of Cognac Technic
What to expect

Explore the Cognac country visiting a famous trading house and an artisan distiller with an expert English-speaking guide.

After a 1.5-hour transfer from Bordeaux to the vineyards of Cognac, you'll meet artisan distillers and enjoy a private tour of their wine cellar and vineyards. They'll disclose some professional secrets and they'll comment on their Cognac during your tasting. Get unique views of the vineyards and Romanesque churches along the way, as your guide explains the vine-growing process. Your guide will suggest a picturesque restaurant where you'll enjoy lunch.

In the afternoon, you'll visit a famous trading house located downtown Cognac, where stages from elaboration, Eaux-de-vie aging, blending, marketing to tasting will be presented. Conc lude your experience with a quick tour of the old town of Cognac and with a visit to the Museum of Cognac Technic

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What's included
  • Visit of a trading house
  • Private visit of a family estate producing Cognac and Pineau
  • Tasting of the property products
  • Transportation
  • English-speaking and Cognac expert local guide
What's not included
  • Personal purchases and souvenirs
  • Lunch
Where

12 Cours du 30 Juillet, 33000 Bordeaux, France

Meeting point:

In front of Bordeaux tourist office

What to remember
  • The minimum drinking age for alcoholic drinks is 18
  • Drink in moderation. Excessive alcohol consumption can lead to serious health problems
  • Dress code is casual and comfortable
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When

On Friday at 9.00am

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Provider
Cognac Tasting Tour
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 10 days before the activity begins.

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