Focus on . . Best Of Wine Tourism

To get off the beaten track, follow the Best Of Wine Tourism guide . . .  and meet the winners of the Best Of Wine Tourism seal of approval, where each year around twenty remarkable Bordeaux properties are rewarded by the Great Wine Capitals Global Network for the quality of their welcome.

Discover little gems of wine heritage, marvel at the architectural treasures, try out unusual accommodation or sample dishes from a chef in the dining room of a château. Focus on some of these “Best of” estates which every year renew the experience of wine tourism.

Château Rayne Vigneau  

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... seal of approval to select your destination based on your interests.

This seal rewards Bordeaux wine estates that make every effort to impress their visitors and invent new ways of welcoming them to their properties.

Whether you are an experienced wine taster or a curious epicure, come as you are. The guides at these approved châteaux know how to adapt to your experience of wine, taste and tasting. Interested in architecture or innovation, looking for accommodation or a restaurant at a property, an art lover or an enthusiast for environmental practices? A full range of options is available to you!

For gastronomic tourism, head for Château d'Agassac; amid the grand decor of the dining room of the château you will be immersed in the 18th century where you will be transported for the duration of a meal. At Château Siaurac, you become lord of the manor, staying with family or friends in the mansion.

To discover unprecedented sensations, an ampelography ride by bike will depart from Château Siran, or to Château Fourcas Hosten, in Listrac Médoc, where you can discover a global approach and eco-responsible shared by all the actors on the property, both vineyard and cellar. If you are an art lover, Château Siran, with is Cellar's Collection is an invitation to travel, from antiquity to 19'c.

But if it is architecture that attracts you, then Château de Ferrand will welcome you and you will enjoy an outstanding location combined with panoramic views on the Dordogne river and its vineyards. If you are looking for a comprehensive and up-market offer, it is at Château Soutard that you will find all services brought together to allow you to enjoy your stay in a timeless ambiance

And for a family visit, astonishing and filled with beautiful stories, do not hesitate to visit the Château Cantenac in Saint Emilion; you will love it!

Château Siran Bunker BEST OF  

These eight properties are just an overview of the nuggets that have been awarded the Best Of Wine Tourism seal of approval in 2017. Let this be your guide to discovery of the treasures of wine tourism, the reference to be followed to make sure you get it right!