Bordeaux, France is is home to magnificent medieval, renaissance, and Chartreuse Chateaux estates with traditional cellar and state of the art processing, as well a smaller artisanal family domaines which produce some of the best wines in the world.
Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Cabernet Franc are the main red grapes varieties in Bordeaux. They produce fruity, full bodied, round, powerful, and elegant wines. Sauvignon Blanc and Sémillon predominate among the fine sweet dessert whites. Chateau Yquem Sauternes are among the most famous.
Our custom tailored private tour itineraries include immersive vineyard experiences, which include, barrel tastings, walks in the vines, vertical tastings, gastronomic pairing lunches and picnics.
We will pick you up at your hotel or the train station if coming from Paris. The TGV fast train takes 2 hours. Within the Bordeaux wine region, there are numerous appellations so you can select the route according to your taste and interest and we'll plan a personalised tour around that. If staying overnight, we recommend staying at vineyard hotels to get the most out of your wine adventure and not in the city.
Our itineraries will include visits to wineries:• Situated in the areas classified with the finest growths.
• Produce highly ranked and reviewed cuvees.
• Offer a warm welcome in English.
• Built with interesting architecture.