Half-Day Classified Growth of the Medoc Wine Tour from Bordeaux

Half-Day Classified Growth of the Medoc Wine Tour from Bordeaux

Discover the magic of Medoc wine

Tour type: Group , Duration: 4 Hours

Product ID: 50829
Description

Discover the Medoc wine region through visits and wine tastings to two carefully selected Classified Growth Chateaux and/or Cru Bourgeois wineries located in the Margaux and/or Haut-Medoc appellations with this half-day wine tour.
 
The Medoc area covers approximately 5,700 hectares of declared vineyards, annually producing on average 300,000 hectoliters of wine. Of the grape varieties permitted, 50% of the viticultural area is planted with Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot, and to a lesser extent Petit Verdot and Malbec. Also allowed within the AOC regulations are the varieties Cabernet Franc and Carménère.
 
Depart for the Margaux and Haut Medoc appellations, world famous for its lead 1er Grand Cru Classé: Chateau Margaux.
 
You will discover two renowned Classified Growth Chateaux (Cru Classé & Cru Bourgeois) that create wines in which the Cabernet Sauvignon is the predominant grape variety used in the blend. You will then have the opportunity to taste these fabulous wines that are known for their perfumed fragrances.
 
This tour is a perfect introduction to better understand Bordeaux wines, the winemaking process and the different tasting techniques.

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Discover the Medoc wine region through visits and wine tastings to two carefully selected Classified Growth Chateaux and/or Cru Bourgeois wineries located in the Margaux and/or Haut-Medoc appellations with this half-day wine tour.
 
The Medoc area covers approximately 5,700 hectares of declared vineyards, annually producing on average 300,000 hectoliters of wine. Of the grape varieties permitted, 50% of the viticultural area is planted with Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot, and to a lesser extent Petit Verdot and Malbec. Also allowed within the AOC regulations are the varieties Cabernet Franc and Carménère.
 
Depart for the Margaux and Haut Medoc appellations, world famous for its lead 1er Grand Cru Classé: Chateau Margaux.
 
You will discover two renowned Classified Growth Chateaux (Cru Classé & Cru Bourgeois) that create wines in which the Cabernet Sauvignon is the predominant grape variety used in the blend. You will then have the opportunity to taste these fabulous wines that are known for their perfumed fragrances.
 
This tour is a perfect introduction to better understand Bordeaux wines, the winemaking process and the different tasting techniques.

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About this activity
Tour Timings
Afternoon: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Group size
2 - 19
Languages
English, French
The meeting point
12 Cours du 30 Juillet, 33000, Bordeaux (in front of the Tourism office)

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Includes
  • Visits and wine tastings to two Chateaux
  • English speaking qualified guide/driver
  • Transportation in fully equipped Mercedes minivan
  • Free Wifi access on board

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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: 50829

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