Tour Description

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

ULTIMATE BORDEAUX WINE TOUR


Food and wine are practically synonymous with French life, and life in Bordeaux is an epicure's delight.

Discover the quintessential food, wine and culture of France when you visit Bordeaux, the world's most famous wine region. This largest wine producing area in France boasts nearly 8,000 wine growing estates, each estate with own distinctive variety of wine. 

Characterized by former swamplands of the Médoc and by beaches and sand dunes of the Arcachon Peninsula, stately manors and wine estates emerge making Bordeaux a legendary destination for wine lovers for landscape is dotted of fairy tale châteaux, medieval hamlets and manicured vineyards.

Stay 8 nights - no hotel changes - in the port city of Bordeaux, rich in history and culture. This elegant gem is renowned for its wine, but there's so much more to discover with stunning historic mansions and graceful buildings, sprawling squares and intricately sculpted fountains.

During this 9 -day tour of the Bordeaux region you will visit beautiful wine estates with charming friendly hosts. You will learn all about the complex and fascinating history of Bordeaux and its wines. Walk through the vineyards and stroll the towns with local art historians. Stop along the way for a vineyard picnic, and then enjoy a glass of white wine while indulging in freshly plucked oysters so fresh they were just plucked from the sea.

We feel certain you will come away enlightened, enriched and enchanted when you discover Bordeaux



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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