Take a tour of two mythical wine regions of Bordeaux: Médoc & St-Emilion. Drive through the countryside of Bordeaux and pass by ‘appellations’, which have made the reputation of Bordeaux red wines. Discover 4 wine estates within a day and enjoy a picnic lunch in Bordeaux
You'll leave at 9.00am from Bordeaux and head to the Medoc wine region. Enjoy explanations about the Bordeaux wines during the journey to the chateaux. You'll visit a prestigious Classified Growth estate of 1855. Walking around the vineyards and cellars, you'll learn about the estate’s wine making process and end with wine tastings. Then, you'll reach a charming family run estate of the region. You'll learn about their traditional way of making wine and savor their wines with French delicacies (fresh bread, cheese …).
Then, you'll drive to the beautiful Saint Emilion region and enjoy a casual picnic lunch in the park of a charming Great Classified Growth estate overlooking the Saint Emilion vineyards. Feel the intimacy of the private chateau as you tour the chateau and vines. Enjoy a tasting class, and learn the steps of wine tasting and educate your nose in identifying wine aromas. At the end of the visit, you will enjoy some of their fine wines.
After, you'll discover the village of Saint Emilion, classified on UNESCO’s World Heritage list.
You'll be back in Bordeaux around 5.30pm