Day trips & excursions

Full-day wine tour with lunch in 3 Medoc Top Growth from Bordeaux

Availability: Wednesdays
Duration: 9 hours
Language: English , French
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Enjoy a French-style lunch at the Château
  • Learn everything about 1855 Classification and Medoc wines
  • Experience the taste of Grands Crus Classés
  • Understand how to marry food and wine
  • Compare the wines of 3 different appellations in Medoc
  • Get all information from an official guide with professional card, French and English
What to expect

1855 is the magic number for Bordeaux lovers. This tour is dedicated to the 1855 Great Growths chateaux in Medoc, 3 of them will be visited each week. You will learn all about history of the Grands Crus Classés, the terroir, the grape varieties to the art of tasting.

Your program for the day:

  • 09.15am - departure from the BordeauxTourist Office
  • 11.00am - visit a first property around the notions of terroir, grape varieties and winemaking, followed by a tasting of two wines
  • 01.00pm - visit of second property learning how to marry food and wine and French style lunch
  • 03.30pm - visit of a property and tasting and focus on 1855 classification
  • 06.30pm - return to Bordeaux (arrival time)

*Château Lascombes, château Marquis de Terme, château Prieuré-Lichine, château Desmirail (Margaux), château Léoville Poyferré, château Branaire-Ducru (Saint-Julien), château La Tour Carnet , château de Camensac & château Cantemerle (Haut-Médoc), château Haut-Bages Libéral & château Lynch-Moussas (Pauillac). are the Châteaux likely to be visited (3 each Wednesday).

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What's included
  • Transportation by coach to/from Bordeaux
  • Official guide with professional card
  • Wine tastings
  • Lunch and wines
What's not included
  • Personal expenses
Where

12 Cours du 30 Juillet, 33000 Bordeaux, France

Meeting point:

Meet us 15 minutes before the departure time at the Bordeaux Tourist Office.

What to remember
  • You must be more than 18 years old to join this tour

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When
  • On Wednesdays from 20. May to 21. October except 10. June 2020
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Provider
Office de Tourisme et des Congrès de Bordeaux Métropole
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 3 days before the activity begins.

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