Tour Description

May 1-9, 2019 - 9 Days / 8 Nights

ULTIMATE BORDEAUX WINE TOUR


Bordeaux- the quintessential food, wine, and culture of France. 

Food and wine are practically synonymous with French life, and life in Bordeaux is epicure's delight!  Bordeaux, the world's most famous wine region with the largest wine producing area in France. 

During this 9 -day tour,  accompanied by Italia Dolce Vita sommelier, you will visit beautiful wine estates of the Bordeaux region.

This elegant gem, renowned for its wine, is a legendary destination boasting nearly 8,000 wine growing estates.

Each estate own distinctive variety of wine. 

Meet charming friendly hosts introducing you to the complex and fascinating history of the Bordeaux wines through their vineyards, winery tours, and landscapes dotted with fairy tale châteaux, medieval hamlets, and manicured vineyards.  

The region is also characterized by former swamplands of the Médoc as stately manors and wine estates emerge. Find also beaches and sand dunes in the Arcachon Peninsula, and discover Bordeaux port city rich in history and culture. 

Not only stunning historic mansions-  also graceful buildings, sprawling squares, and intricately sculpted fountains, and much more.

Enjoy VIP wine tastings on the left and right bank as well as Sauternes. 


Discovering the Bordeaux region, you will feel enlightened, enriched, and enchanted!



TOUR HIGHLIGHTS


  • 8 nights in charming accomodations in the city of Bordeaux - no hotel change
  • Discover the prestigious wines of Saint-Emilion!
  • Private guided tours of medieval Saint Emilion
  • Visit the charming Atlantic coastal town of Arachon and enjoy a boat Tour to Cap Ferret
  • See the oyster farms and delight in  Oyster lunch
  • Travel along the "Route des Chateaux” in Medoc stopping in the  Margaux, Pauillac,  St. Julien, and St. Estephe for VIP tours and tastings.
  • Wander through the vineyards and Chateaux of Graves
  • Discover the sweeter side of Bordeaux in Sauternes
  • Enjoy guided walking tour of beautiful city of Bordeaux 
  • Visit also wineries in Pomerol
  • Delight in authentic gourmet dining from local French bistros to Michelin starred
  • Travel with a Culinary Travel Professional



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