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One Day Bordeaux Wine Tour - St Emilion & Fronsac Winemaker lunch 7+ people

Visit the lovely town of St Emilion on this full one day Bordeaux wine tour. Visit 3 wineries and meet the  wine maker over lunch on the terrace or in the cellars in Fronsac. You will enjoy a mix of history and innovation as well as first hand knowledge from the winemaker.    Rolling hills, luscious wines and a delicious lunch make for a perfect  Bordeaux wine tour.   This is a group tour for 7 - 15 people.

For your health and safety all of our tours are private Bordeaux wine tours.   We do not blend your family or friends with others.


Some chateaux we visit include:
Chateau la Dauphine, Chateau de la Riviere, Chateau George 7, Chateau Gaby

Included
All winery visits and tastings, lunch, wines with meals, transportation.
DETAILS
DURATION 8 hrs
GROUP 7 - 15 people
TASTINGS 2 - 3 per chateaux
TRANSPORTATION Minibus
LUNCH winemaker Included!
STARTING FROM 174.00
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Advantages of Touring with Decanter Tours
  • Everything is included! You dont have to pay anything extra.
  • You will become an expert in Bordeaux wines. Our guides are trained by the WSET, MW or similar.
  • Your tour your way. Only private wine tours for personalized attention and safety.
  • 80% more information given than from our competitors
  • 99% of our customers recommend us to their friends.
  • In 2019 our Bordeaux wine tours reached the following numbers:
    • Over 800 chateau visited
    • More than 1600 glasses of wine tasted
    • More than 300 wine tours
    • More than 1000 wine lovers like you served
  • You will leave Bordeaux knowing all there is to know about our wines.

TOUR ITINERARY:

Day 1 Pessac-Leognan, Graves & Sauternes

10 am
Pick up at your hotel.

11 am
A morning of cellar visits and tastings in a Classified Growth of Pessac-Leognan. (sample properties: Chateau Haut Brion, Chateau Pape Clement, Smith Haut Lafitte, Carbonnieux, Haut Bailly, Domaine du Chevalier)

12:30 pm
Lunch in a winery restaurant in the Graves appellation. (not included)

2 pm
Two Chateau visits with tastings in Sauternes Classified Growth properties. (Chateau Yquem, Chateau Suduiraut, Chateau de Fargues, Chateau Sigalas Rabaud, Chateau d'Arche, Chateau Guiraud, Rayne Vigneeau)

5 pm
Return to your hotel.

Day 2 The Great Wines of Saint Emilion

10 am
Pick up at your hotel.

11 am
A morning of cellar visits and tastings in a Classified Growth of Pessac-Leognan. (sample properties: Chateau Haut Brion, Chateau Pape Clement, Smith Haut Lafitte, Carbonnieux, Haut Bailly, Domaine du Chevalier)

12:30 pm
Lunch in a winery restaurant in the Graves appellation. (not included)

2 pm
Two Chateau visits with tastings in Sauternes Classified Growth properties. (Chateau Yquem, Chateau Suduiraut, Chateau de Fargues, Chateau Sigalas Rabaud, Chateau d'Arche, Chateau Guiraud, Rayne Vigneeau)

5 pm
Return to your hotel.

Day 3 Discover the Great Medoc wines Margaux to St Julien

10 am
Pick up at your hotel.

11 am
A morning of cellar visits and tastings in a Classified Growth of Pessac-Leognan. (sample properties: Chateau Haut Brion, Chateau Pape Clement, Smith Haut Lafitte, Carbonnieux, Haut Bailly, Domaine du Chevalier)

12:30 pm
Lunch in a winery restaurant in the Graves appellation. (not included)

2 pm
Two Chateau visits with tastings in Sauternes Classified Growth properties. (Chateau Yquem, Chateau Suduiraut, Chateau de Fargues, Chateau Sigalas Rabaud, Chateau d'Arche, Chateau Guiraud, Rayne Vigneeau)

5 pm
Return to your hotel.

Day 4 Discover the Great Medoc wines Pauillac and St Estephe

10 am
Pick up at your hotel.

11 am
A morning of cellar visits and tastings in a Classified Growth of Pessac-Leognan. (sample properties: Chateau Haut Brion, Chateau Pape Clement, Smith Haut Lafitte, Carbonnieux, Haut Bailly, Domaine du Chevalier)

12:30 pm
Lunch in a winery restaurant in the Graves appellation. (not included)

2 pm
Two Chateau visits with tastings in Sauternes Classified Growth properties. (Chateau Yquem, Chateau Suduiraut, Chateau de Fargues, Chateau Sigalas Rabaud, Chateau d'Arche, Chateau Guiraud, Rayne Vigneeau)

5 pm
Return to your hotel.

Day #
9:00 am
Meet your professional wine guide at your accommodation in Bordeaux.
9:30
On the way to Saint Emilion your guide will give you an explanation about the Bordeaux wine characteristics and Classifications and the complexity of the different appellations on the Right Bank. Learn how soil and climate as well as the type of grapes can influence the flavor of the wine.
am
Travel through time with a guided visit of Saint Emilion, a medieval village listed a
UNESCO World Heritage site. 

You will have plenty of free time to explore on your own and do some essential shopping.

 After your visit head off to the vineyards of Fronsac for your first visit.
12:30
Meet the wine maker.  Courageous or crazy? You decide.  You will have the unique opportunity to get up close and personal with an owner of a small property in the heart of the Fronsac appellation. You will hear the story of how this winemaker started in wine.  Now's the time to ask all the questions you have always wanted to know about buying a winery, making and selling wine. You will have lunch on the terrace overlooking the vines among the rolling hills (or in the cellars in inclement weather). 
pm
You last visit is a spectacular property high atop a hill with plunging views of the Dordogne river below.
4:00 pm
Return to Bordeaux. 

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