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Wine Tasting at the Great Bordeaux Vineyards

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Key facts

Where: Bordeaux , France Duration: 5 hours

Highlights

  • A great introduction to the Bordeaux region
  • You will have expert led guided tours and wine tasting sessions at two Vineyards
  • Travel in a comfortable vehicle accompanied by a local guide

Overview

Bordeaux in France is the largest and most famous fine wine region in the world. It also has the most celebrated and famed group of sub-regions and appellations in the world.

On this tour of the great vineyards of the Bordeaux region, visit the major wine terriors, or regions of this region of France, famous for its Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, Petit Verdot, Sémillon, Muscadelle and Sauvignon Blanc.

Depending upon the season, you may visit the Saint-Emilion, Médoc or the Graves and Sauternais vineyards, to name just a few.

Itinerary

Arrive at 1330h (1:30pm) Bordeaux Tourist Information Centre, 12 cours du XXX Juillet. Your bilingual guide (French and English) will meet you here. Board an air-conditioned coach and set out for a tour of the great Bordeaux vineyards.

Depending on the season and day of the week, you will enjoy a guided tour at any two of the following wine châteaux* with tasting in the main Bordeaux vineyards.

01 April - 15 November:
Monday: Blaye/Bourg
Tuesday: Bordeaux/Entre-deux-Mers
Wednesday: Saint-Emilion*
Thursday: Médoc
Friday: Graves & Sauternais
Saturday: Médoc
Sunday: Saint-Emilion*

Note: *Saint-Emilion: tour at a wine château and visit of the medieval village.

16 November - 31 March:
Wednesday: Graves
Saturday: Médoc
Sunday: Saint-Emilion

The tour ends at the starting point.

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Reviews

Lovely weather greeted us on this day to enhance the views. The vineyards looked great and the spring wildflowers were out. Also the gardens were magnificent... M E ROBINSON BRAND

The tour was well organized, educational, and fun. The tour guide spoke French and excellent English. My family and I enjoyed visiting the 2 Chateau's we visited. The wine was... Georgette P Wilson

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

01 Apr - 15 Nov: Daily
16 Nov - 31 Mar: Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday

Duration

5 hours

Start time

Start time: 1330h (1:30pm)
Duration: 5 hours

Meeting point

The tour departs from the Bordeaux Tourist Information Centre, 12 cours du XXX Juillet.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at the starting point

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Inclusions

  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach
  • Bilingual guide (French and English)
  • Guided tour of vineyard
  • Wine tastings

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details. If a client would like to take child on this tour please contact local isango partner with child details, and child charges would be payable to local isango partner direct at the time of arrival.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
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