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Classified Growths of the Medoc - Half Day Tour

Classified Growths of the Medoc - Half Day Tour

4 hours From
AU$104 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Bordeaux
  • Duration
    4 hours
  • Tour Code
    OPH-18-4622
  • Capacity
    20 passengers
  • Operating Days
    All year round
4 hours From
AU$104 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Bordeaux
  • Duration
    4 hours
  • Tour Code
    OPH-18-4622
  • Capacity
    20 passengers
  • Operating Days
    All year round
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    ActivityActivity Wine tasting sessionsEscorted tourEscorted tour Experienced private English speaking guideTransportationTransportation Transportation in an air-conditioned minibus/van

Summary

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.

Today, depart for a half day tour in the Margaux & Haut Medoc appellations, world famous for its lead 1er Grand Cru Classé: Chateau Margaux. During this half day tour you will discover 2 renowned Classified Growth Chateaus (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 - all visits in the wineries and the wine tasting fees are included.

Departure Time: 9:00 am (Tuesday, Friday) or 2:00 pm (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday Sunday)
Meeting Point: In front of the Bordeaux tourism office, 12 cours du 30 Juillet 33000 Bordeaux

Inclusions

  • Visit & wine tasting in 2 Classified Chateaus
  • Wine tasting fees
  •  English speaking qualified guide/driver
  • Transportation in a minivan

Exclusions

  • Personal insurance and expenses
  • Eventual gratuities

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