01 Apr – 14 Nov: Wednesday and SaturdayDuration
Approx. 9 hoursStart time
The tour starts from 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.
The tour ends at the starting point
Wine merchants had their imposing buildings here, from where they ran their wine business. Little remains now except for a couple of structures.
Depending on the day of the week, you will visit either the prestigious Saint-Emilion area or the Médoc area, both world-famous for their wines.
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 wine tour in Chartrons, located in the neighborhood of Bordeaux, and learn the secret of great wines.
Here is a time-wise break-up of your itinerary:
09:30am: Enjoy a guided tour of the Les Chartrons district and tasting at a wine merchant's cellar.
12:15pm: Lunch and tasting in the restaurant.
1:30pm: Depart from Bordeaux and proceed for a tour of two wine châteaux with tasting in Médoc (Saturdays) or visit of a wine château and tour of the medieval village Saint-Emilion (Wednesdays), a region known for its exceptional wines.
6:30pm: Return to Bordeaux.
The tour ends at the starting point.
Anyone under 18 years of age are not allowed to undertake this tour
People must be able to walk without difficulty from the museum to the restaurant, around 1 hour through the small streets and nice squares
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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