Escorted Tour The Best Of Bordeaux QF1

5 Days From £0 (1,034 USD)

Explore the famous Bordeaux vineyards on this fully escorted tour as you sample the finest vintages amidst stunning settings.

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Key Information

Travel Style: Small Group
Start Location: Bordeaux, France
End Location: Bordeaux, France
Accommodation: Hotels
Period: All Year Round
Difficulty: Suitable For Most Travellers

About The Operator

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Years In Business: 10

Description

A full day by day itinerary will be provided by the tour operator when you make an enquiry about this holiday.

Includes
- Transport in air-conditioned minivan. (maximum 8 participants)
- The services of a professional english speaking driver guide according to the above program.
- 4 nights accommodation B&B.
- Visits & tastings according to the above program: Château Giscours (or similar) Château Lynch Bages (or similar) Château Beychevelle (or similar) Château Franc Mayne (or similar) Château Laniote (or similar) Guided tour of St Emilion & Guided tour of Bordeaux
- 2 dinners (including 1 gourmet dinner)

Excludes
- Drinks, other meals
- Any other options, tips or personal expenses, luggage handling
- Insurance

Prices per person, based on 2 people traveling - please submit an enquiry to receive a personalized itinerary and costs.

Itinerary
Day 01. Arrival Bordeaux. Arrival at Bordeaux airport or train station; welcome by your driver guide and transfer to your hotel. Dinner & overnight at your hotel.
Day 02. Full day tour of Medoc. Pick up at the hotel by your driver guide, departure for the Médoc, the most famous of the Bordeaux vineyards which lies to the North-West of Bordeaux city, a vast spit of land between the Atlantic Ocean to the West and the Gironde Estuary to the East, a geographical location which confers on it a temperate climate suited to wine-growing. This symbiosis of plant and environment has given 60 Grand Crus Classés and 400 Crus Bourgeois in the 8 AOC of the Médoc. Visit and tasting at the Château Giscours, Grand Cru Classé in Margaux Appellation. Visit and tasting at the Château Lynch Bages, Grand Cru Classé in Pauillac Appellation. Visit and tasting at the Château Beychevelle, Grand Cru Classé in the St Julien Appellation. Back to Bordeaux. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03. Full day tour of Saint-Emilion Pick up at the hotel and departure for Saint-Emilion. Visit and tasting to the Château Franc Mayne, Grand Cru Classé of Saint Emilion. Visit St Emilion, medieval city, UNESCO world heritage site and one of the centres of Bordeaux wine-making. Visit and tasting to the Château Laniote, Grand Cru classé of Saint-Emilion. Back to Bordeaux. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04. Bordeaux Departure for a guided tour of Bordeaux UNESCO heritage: from the vestige of the Middle Ages, to the elegance of the 18th century, you will discover the different golden ages of Bordeaux's history, dominated by the wine trade and various colonial influences. Afternoon at leisure. Gourmet dinner in a Michelin restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 05. Departure Breakfast. Transfer to Bordeaux airport or train station.