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Classified Growths of the Medoc - Half Day Tour

Classified Growths of the Medoc - Half Day Tour

4 hours From
AU$113 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Bordeaux
  • Duration
    4 hours
  • Tour Code
    OPH-19-4622
  • Capacity
    19 passengers
  • Operating Days
    All year round
4 hours From
AU$113 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Bordeaux
  • Duration
    4 hours
  • Tour Code
    OPH-19-4622
  • Capacity
    19 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 half-day tour takes you to one of France’s most famous wine regions, the Medoc. Visit 2 renowned Classified Growth Chateaus to taste premium wines while guided by an expert. Savour the aroma and magic of Medoc wine.

Departure Time: Afternoon tour (low season) - 2:00 pm (Tuesday to Saturday)
Morning tour (high season) - 9:00 am (Tuesday & Friday) 
Afternoon tour (high season) - 2:00 pm (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday)

Meeting Point: In front of the Bordeaux tourism office, 12 cours du 30 Juillet 33000 Bordeaux

Afternoon tour (low season) - Available from November 1 to March 31
Morning & afternoon tours (high season) - Available from April 1 to October 31

Itinerary

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.

Inclusions

  • Visit & wine tasting in 2 Classified Chateaus
  • English speaking qualified guide/driver
  • Recent, fully equipped Mercedes minivans
  • Maximum 19 passengers per group
  • Free Wifi access on board

Exclusions

  • Personal insurance and expenses
  • Gratuities for the driver/guide

Important Notes

  • Tour requires minimum 2 passengers (adults) to operate.
  • Tour is operated in English unless otherwise stated.
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible.
  • Visits in the wineries are not private.

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Opening Hours:
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Opening Hours:
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