Here is what's in store for you
Uncover the Hidden Gems of the Garonne River's Right Bank with an Enthralling Day Tour.
Embark on a captivating journey along the renowned Route des Vignobles, immersing yourself in endless vineyards and picturesque countryside. Delight in the exceptional quality of locally selected domains as you savor the world-famous wines of the prestigious Saint-Emilion appellation. Explore the medieval village of Saint-Emilion, a UNESCO World Heritage site, with its labyrinthine streets and be astounded by the awe-inspiring monolithic church, an underground marvel.
Commencing at 9.30am, our knowledgeable guide will collect you from your hotel, providing a commentary-filled drive that encompasses the rich heritage, history, landscape, and culture of the Bordeaux Region.
Immerse yourself in the finest wines of Saint-Emilion and Pomerol, predominantly crafted by chateaux situated on the limestone-rich hillsides, known as the côtes, surrounding the enchanting village of St. Emilion. Additionally, discover the plateau's diverse soils comprising limestone, clay, gravel, sand, and iron deposits. This plateau and the côtes of St. Emilion are home to the majority of the region's exquisite wines, offering opulent layers, exotic textures, and distinct minerality.
Delve into the unique classification system of St. Emilion, separate from the rest of Bordeaux, established in 1955 and continuously revised. The classification consists of two categories: Premiers Grands Crus Classés A, boasting renowned chateaux such as Château Ausone, Château Cheval Blanc, Château Pavie, and Château Angélus, and Premiers Grands Crus Classés B, which includes 14 esteemed chateaux like Château Beau-Séjour Bécot and Château Figeac. Below these premier crus lie the Grands Crus Classés, comprising 63 distinguished chateaux.
Indulge in personal exploration of the captivating village of St. Emilion, including its mesmerizing Monolithic church, a UNESCO-protected world heritage site. Wander the steep and narrow streets adorned with fascinating Romanesque churches, remnants, charming cafés, and local boutiques. Relish some free time to immerse yourself in the ambiance before treating yourself to a delectable lunch at one of the many restaurants, catering to both chic snack food and traditional French gastronomy.
Continue your wine tasting experience with a second visit to a local winery within the Pomerol or Saint Emilion wine producing region. Interact with passionate and independent wine makers, gaining hands-on knowledge about Bordeaux's living cultural heritage. Discover the grape varieties of Merlot and Cabernet Franc, delve into the geology of the soil and climate, and most importantly, learn the art of wine making in this prestigious appellation.
At 05.30PM, our guide will ensure your safe return to your hotel, concluding an unforgettable day filled with surprises and remarkable experiences.
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Booking Policy & Details
Min. 2 persons
How much does it cost?
You can easily check all the prices clicking on 'Check Availability' button and selecting a date
Where do we meet?
Pick up from your hotel in Bordeaux at 9.30 am
- Transportation from Bordeaux in a comfortable full option minivan for the day
- Free Wifi access on Board
- Hotel pick up and drop off in Bordeaux City Center
- Bottled water in the minivan
- Reservation for 2 winery visits
- Tasting fees in 2 wineries
- Classified growth châteaux
- Walking guided tour of the medieval village of Saint-Emilion
- Underground monuments
- Entrance fees to monuments or attractions
- Personal insurance & expenses
- Other meals and drinks
- Expert guide gratuities
Should I book online?
Booking online in advance is required!
How can I book online?
You can do it in less than a minute! Click on the 'Check Availability' button, choose the date and time among those available and fill in the rest of the requested information.
How do I check availability?
Click on the 'Check Availability' button! You'll find an interactive calendar with dates and times!
How long is the experience?
About 8 Hours
May I cancel the booking for free?
You can cancel for free until 2 Days Prior