Tour code: 2016MEDOCHALF
Enjoy the idyllic scenery and world-class wines on a half-day wine tour of the Médoc region from Bourdeaux. Visit two classified growth chateaux wine estates for guided wine tastings. Admire the spectacular scenery surrounding them and along the drives. Pass other famous chateaux, such as Palmer and Chateaux Margaux. Tour group size is limited to eight people to ensure personalized attention from your guide.

Highlights

  • Half-day wine tour through the Médoc region from Bordeaux
  • Enjoy a wine tasting at two classified growth chateaux
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Maximum of 8 people on this small-group tour offers a personal wine experience

What You Can Expect

Small-Group Médoc Wine Tour from Bordeaux

Small-Group Medoc Wine Tour from Bordeaux

Meet your guide in Bordeaux for your morning or afternoon small-group wine tour of the Médoc region and climb aboard the waiting vehicle to start the tour. Admire the natural and beauty of the landscape as your guide drives you from Bourdeaux toward the first winery stop of the day. All wine estates visited will either be Classified Growth or Crus Bourgeois appellations.

The Médoc produces some of the most renowned red wines in the Bourdeaux area and it’s also one of the best places in France to go wine tasting. Start your half-day wine tour at a prestigious classified growth chateau, where you’ll sample some of the esteemed wines and hear about what it takes to make it.

Back in your comfortable minivan, continue your tour along the Castle Road (Route des Chateaux) past famous chateaux like Palmer and Margaux. Learn about the history of the Médoc region en route to another classified growth chateau in the region for another wine tasting. Learn about the history of the wine estate and get another perspective on wine-making in the Médoc.

Relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery as you head back to Bourdeaux.

Customer Reviews

Jeffrey K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

An excellent tour of 2 chateaux in the Medoc region. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and answered all of our questions. The conversation was informative and fun between stops which made the time pass quickly. We were in the Margaux area specifically and stopped at Chateau Haut-Breton and Chateau Dauzac. There was also a brief stop to view Chateau Margaux itself though only from the gate. Both chateaux had friendly and helpful reps to guide us through the grounds and the wine making process. The wine tastings were excellent as well. In all an excellent tour and well worth the cost.

Michael S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Excellent tour guide and very knowledgeable personnel at the chateaux. A great opportunity for tasting some of the higher end priced wines.

Natasha L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

We learnt a lot about the region and appellations. The small group meant that we could ask more questions and we got to taste and blend wines which was fantastic. The visit to the wineries was good and also very interesting to learn about the wine-making process.

Anna Z

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

It was a very fun and informative tour. Our guide, Marion, was very knowledgeable and attentive towards us during the trip. We liked that she also showed us attractions in Bordeaux itself and not only the vineyards and chateaux. Overall, it was a great tour and a nice way to spend the day.

Robert G

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Trip was great. Very knowledgeable guide.

Elaine B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2012

Perfect, just the right intro to Bordeaux, the guide was very helpful and gavee good info for the rest of our visit.

Genevieve L

4 star rating: Recommended March 2016

very nice half-day tour, knowledgable guide

Kimiya S

4 star rating: Recommended December 2014

Good experience to see actual wineries and to know the difference in making wine by each winery.

LARRY S

4 star rating: Recommended December 2014

All in all a good tour and entertaining

Lesley S

4 star rating: Recommended June 2013

The guide was great, very dedicated to his job and we had a lovely day! The wineries were lovely and the people very friendly, saw some beautiful scenery. It was very easy to do the booking in the Iphone and just show the voucher rather than having to print it off - I would definitely recommend this trip.

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