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Medoc Gourmet Wine and Culinary Tour

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Key facts

Where: Bordeaux , France Duration: 9 hours

Highlights

  • Take a gourmet trail through one of the finest wine and food producing regions in the world
  • Wine and food tastings are included and you will enjoy a gourmet lunch
  • The tour is led by a local guide and conducted in a comfortable vehicle

Overview

Follow the gourmet trail on this exclusive wine and culinary tours. Taste and enjoy the wines and culinary delights of one of the most famous gourmet regions of the world.

Stop at the Château Prieuré-Lichine and learn about the history the 1885 classification given to some of the world’s finest wines. At Château Kirwan, a family affair, learn the process of winemaking and wine trade. Château La Tour de Bessan will enlighten you about the various grape varieties and the art of blending.

Along the way you will also sample some of the regions culinary delights including Foie Gras and Pate.

Itinerary

There is no hotel pick-up. Arrive at the Tourist Information Centre, 12 cours du XXX Juillet 33080, Bordeaux Cedex. Your bilingual guide (English and French) will meet you here. Board an air-conditioned coach and set out for a gourmet wine and culinary tour in Margaux in the Medoc region.

Here is a time-wise break-up of your itinerary:

0915h (09:15am): Departure from Bordeaux Tourist Office city-center.

1000h (10:00am): The first stop will be at the Château Prieuré Lichine. Tuck into some delicious sturgeon paté while learning about the history of the Margaux appellation and the 1885 classification.

1130h (11:30am): The next stop will be at the Château Rauzan Gassies. Tour the vineyard and taste some potted foie gras.

1245h (12:45pm): Settled down to a gourmet lunch at “Le Savoie” restaurant.

1445h (2:45pm): Visit the Château Kirwan, a family-run vineyard and sample some homemade canelés.

1600h (4:00pm): Your last stop will at the Château La Tour de Bessan, where you will learn about the different grape varieties and the fine art of blending while sampling some chocolate vine shoots.

1800h (6:00pm): Return to Bordeaux.

The tour ends at the starting point.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

20 May – 21 Oct: Tuesday

Duration

9 hours

Start time

Start time: 0915h (09:15am)
Duration: 9 hours

Meeting point

The tour starts from the Tourist Information Centre, 12 cours du XXX Juillet, 33080 Bordeaux Cedex
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 (English and French)
  • Wine tasting sessions
  • Gourmet lunch

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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Cancellation policy

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