A unique half day wine tour to discover the Margaux wine region with your own personal licensed guide/driver, ideal for both novice and wine enthusiasts…
8.30 am Depart from the Bordeaux Tourist Office. Come and admire the lowlands of the Médoc which shares much resemblance with the Dutch polders. Learn about all the specificities of this wine region with your guide.
9.30 am First, enjoy a visit and wine tasting session at a Classified Growth or “Cru Bourgeois” Château of the Margaux appellation.
11.00 am Then, experience a visit and wine tasting session in an 1855 Classified Growth Chateau. The classification resulted from the 1855 Exposition Universelle de Paris, when Emperor Napoleon III requested a classification system for France's best Bordeaux wines which were to be on display for visitors from around the world.
1.00 pm Return to Bordeaux
Afternoon tour on Saturday: departure at 2.00 pm -- return at 6.30 pm
Chateau selection: Dauzac, Prieuré-Lichine, Lascombes, Desmirail, Cantenac-Brown, Haut Breton Larigaudiere, Agassac, …
Appointment : 8.15 am or 1.45 pm, Bordeaux Tourist Office 12 cours du 30 Juillet Bordeaux
Morning tour from 8.30 am to 1.00 pm on Tuesdays & Fridays
Afternoon tour from 2.00 pm to 6.30 pm on Saturdays
from 1. April to 31. October 2017
The price includes : the services of an accredited English speaking guide/driver, all entrances and wine tasting fees (according to program), visit and wine tasting in a “Cru Bourgeois” or Classified growth Chateau, visit and wine tasting in a 1855 Classified growth Chateau of the Margaux region, transportation by recent, comfortable and fully equipped Mercedes minivan and a small bottle of water per person.
This tour is open to adults only
From 2 to 8 people accepted