Afternoon to Medoc

1/2 day - Guided tours

Description

Discover the prestigious wines of the Médoc Region!
Drive along the « Chateau Route » of the Medoc Region, pass by mythical appellations such as Margaux, Saint-Julien, Pauillac… which made the reputation of the Bordeaux wines. This specific terroir produces powerful red wines. During the afternoon, enjoy the visit of two chateaux: a family run estate and a classified Growth chateau of 1855!

01:45 pm: Leave Bordeaux & drive through the “Chateau Route” of the Medoc. The guide will provide you with all the information about the Bordeaux & Medoc wine regions.

02.45 pm: Arriving in a charming and authentic family-run estate. Feel the intimacy and authenticity of a private chateau run by a passionate family for generations. Start the visit in the vineyards, in front of the château, tour around the traditional vat room and discover the cellar.
Visited Chateaux depending on availibility: Château Chasse-Spleen (Moulis en Médoc), Château Siran (Margaux), château Paloumey (Haut-Médoc) , Château Lamothe Bergeron (Haut-Médoc)

Tasting class – Become a wine expert in 20 min!
You will learn the steps of a proper tasting and will educate your nose in order to identify the wines aromas. We will give you our tips and tricks to taste like a pro! At the end of the visit, you will enjoy some tasting of the chateau’s wines.

04.30 pm: Visit a Great Classified Growth estate. Visit the vineyards, the vat room and the cellars of the one of the most prestigious chateaux of Bordeaux. Enjoy some explanations about their wine making process, from the vine to the bottle. Finish the visit by a tasting of the estate’s wines while enjoying an aperitif with French delicacies (cheese, fresh bread…).

Visited Chateaux depending on availibility: Chateau Gruaud-Larose (Saint-Julien, Chateau Lagrange (Saint-Julien), Château Cantenac-Brown (Margaux)

07:00 pm: Back in Bordeaux.

Excursion Information

Appointment 1.30 pm, Bordeaux Tourist Office, 12 cours du XXX Juillet

Operator: Bordovino

Key information

Open days

  • From 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018
  • From 01/01/2019 to 31/12/2019
  • All year, Mondays & Fridays, from 1.45 pm to 7.15 pm
  • Capacity

    • Minimum number of people : 2
    • Maximum number of people : 8
  • Languages

    • Français
    • Anglais
  • Means of payment

    • Carte Bancaire
    • Chèque vacances
    Cash

Prices

From : 94€ / person
94€
This price does not include :
personal expenses.
This price includes :
the visit of two chateaux, tasting class, 4 wines tastings, aperitif with traditional French products and the transport.

This tour is available for adults only

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Contact details

Après-midi en Médoc
12 cours du XXX Juillet
33000 BORDEAUX

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