Cognac Wine Tour form Bordeaux

Cognac Wine Tour form Bordeaux

Get a taste of the history of two famous houses of Cognac

Tour type: Private , Duration: 8 Hours

Product ID: 50845
Description




Travel to Cognac to discover one of the world’s most famous types of Brandy with this full-day private tour.
 
Your visits and tastings will be pre-booked in 2 famous distilleries such as Otard, Hennessy, Camus, Rémy Martin. Whether a novice or an expert, the tour and tastings will be adapted accordingly. This unique day is conducted by a professional wine guide who will be happy to explain all things Cognac from soils to aromas! 
 
Cognac lies to the northeast of Bordeaux and lends its name to the famous brandy that has been produced in the surrounding wine region for the last 300 years.
 
Your tour will include a visit and tasting at two different Cognac distilleries: one with a name that is known all over the world like Hennessey, Martell, or Camus, and one that is less known and is still family owned and operated.
 
The two visits will allow you to compare the differences between large and small-scale productions of Cognac and will cover topics such as the grape varieties used, the fermentation and distillation methods, and the aging and blending process. After each visit you will have the chance to taste...

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Travel to Cognac to discover one of the world’s most famous types of Brandy with this full-day private tour.
 
Your visits and tastings will be pre-booked in 2 famous distilleries such as Otard, Hennessy, Camus, Rémy Martin. Whether a novice or an expert, the tour and tastings will be adapted accordingly. This unique day is conducted by a professional wine guide who will be happy to explain all things Cognac from soils to aromas! 
 
Cognac lies to the northeast of Bordeaux and lends its name to the famous brandy that has been produced in the surrounding wine region for the last 300 years.
 
Your tour will include a visit and tasting at two different Cognac distilleries: one with a name that is known all over the world like Hennessey, Martell, or Camus, and one that is less known and is still family owned and operated.
 
The two visits will allow you to compare the differences between large and small-scale productions of Cognac and will cover topics such as the grape varieties used, the fermentation and distillation methods, and the aging and blending process. After each visit you will have the chance to taste several different kinds of brandy produced by the distillery.
 
Between visits enjoy lunch in a local restaurant where you will sample typical cuisine and wine from the region.




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About this activity
Group size
2 - 8
Languages
English, French
The meeting point
Pick up at hotel or cruise ship in Bordeaux

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Includes
  • Visits and tastings at two famous distilleries
  • English speaking driver guide
  • Transportation in fully equipped Mercedes minivans
  • Bottled water in the minivan
  • Free Wifi access on board

  • Pick-up outside Bordeaux (up to 50km) - extra €100

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Payment Policy

A deposit of 30% on booking confirmation with balance to be made at least 30 days prior to 1st day of the tour.

Currency conversion is supplied as a guide only; the exchange rate used by your bank may vary. The final payment will be charged in the local or original local currency shown.


Cancellation Policy

  • 91+ days prior to departure, cancellation charge: 20 € pp
  • 59-30 days prior to departure, cancellation charge: 30% of booked fare
  • 29-15 days prior to departure, cancellation charge: 75% of booked fare
  • 14 days or less prior to departure, cancellation charge: 100% of booked fare

Organized by

Nancy

After 15 years of working for International Tour Operators in France and abroad as a professional tour guide, I decided to create small group tours in 2005. Ever since, I organize, design and conduct with a team of accredited Guide/Drivers small group wine tours in all the main wine growing regions of France


Product ID: 50845

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