France – Bordeaux : Wine tour with your French DMC.
Period : May, June, July, August, September, October
Reference : 10B221
Prix : 1€ Ask for a quote
Margaux, St Julien, Pauillac, St Estephe…if the names of the Medoc wine estates inspire you, maybe its time to get better acquainted with some of these mythic vintages! From chateau to chateau, experience the heady universe of the Medoc vineyards, with your incoming agency in France.
A day of wine tasting in the company of an expert wine guide
Our Enology Hallmark :
– Visit the vineyard, wine store, and cellars, and taste different vintages
– Meet the wine producers
– Services of an expert Wine Guide
– Discover local Heritage
D1 La Batellerie (90 km)
Lunch near Bergerac before heading for Port Ste Foy. The Museum of the River and Wines celebrates bygone times of the Batellerie and the region, in the days when the flow of the Dordogne River, and the wine growers’ activities governed the pace of life. A chance to taste some local wines, then dinner and overnight.
D2 Grands Crus of the Medoc (150 km)
A tour of the some of the most prestigious vineyards of the Medoc in the company of your wine expert, and a chance to discover the secrets of the wine-making process through the different stages, and the gustatory characteristics of a “Grand Cru Classe”. Local style lunch. Dinner and overnight.
D3 Entre-deux-Mers Wine Region (45 km)
Guided visit of the Cadillac Chateau whose enormous fireplaces and painted ceilings bear witness to long gone 17th century splendours, and also the castle’s other past life as a prison! Stop at the Closiere domaine, one time monastery, for a tasting session of AOC Premieres Cotes de Bordeaux and Cadillac sweet white wines. Lunch
Full Board in a 2 star hotel in the Bordeaux region
Entrance Fees : Museum of the Rover and Wines, Cadillac Castle
Expert Wine Guide on day 2
Visits to 2 Wine Estates with commentary and sampling
Tasting Session at the Closière Domaine
Single Room (2nights) : 60 €