Avoid the huge crowds, and skip the line when going to the La Cité du Vin in Bordeaux. Spend the day exploring the museum as you learn about wine's unique culture. Follow cues from an interactive guide through more than 20 different themed areas, see the ‘Carte Blanche’ Exhibit, and taste a world wine. Then, head up to the eighth floor for 360-degree views of the surrounding Bordeaux cityscape.
Where better to fine-tune your appreciation of French wine than the wine capital of France? Delve into the long history of winemaking in France with a tour of the Wine and Trade Museum in Bordeaux and learn the secrets of Bordeaux’s ‘Grand Vins’. Then, indulge in an expert-led wine tasting, sample fine Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon wines and discover the difference between Merchant and Chateau wines.