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Wine Tasting at the Great Bordeaux Vineyards

  • When does it run?
    01 Apr - 15 Nov: Daily
    16 Nov - 31 Mar: Friday, Saturday & Sunday
  • Start time
    1:30pm
  • Duration
    5 hours
Inclusions
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach
  • Bilingual guide (French and English)
  • Guided tour of vineyard
  • Wine tastings
COVID-19 Safety guidelines

Key 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

Love your wine? Enjoy the taste of a fine French cabernet? Perhaps from the famous Bordeaux region? Then now is your chance to take in these flavours and see for yourself this renowned region and the winemaking process. 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 important wine terroirs, or regions of this region of France, famous for varieties like 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. Sip on the wine, enjoy the vineyards and dive into Bordeaux’s finest.

About Your Guide:
Looking for the perfect Bordeaux experience? Then the Office du Tourisme de Bordeaux will help you find your tour. You are in wine country, then they will ensure you find the tour that will suit your palette.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

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

  • Duration

    5 hours

  • Start time

    1:30pm

  • 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

Itinerary

  • Arrive at 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:
    Friday: Graves
    Saturday: Médoc
    Sunday: Saint-Emilion

    The tour ends at the starting point.

Inclusions & Exclusions

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

Any child under 18 on the wine tours are not allowed.

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

Customer Reviews

  • Fulfillment of "Bucket List" goal
    M E ROBINSON BRAND, Australia 05/31/2014
  • Great tour & tour guide!
    Georgette P Wilson, United States 01/03/2014
  • Entertaining and Educational
    mr r m bagshaw, United Kingdom 03/27/2013

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