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  • From Bordeaux: Saint-Émilion Food and Wine Tour

    1. From Bordeaux: Saint-Émilion Food and Wine Tour

    Departure from Bordeaux at 9:30 AM and drive to the beautiful town of Saint-Émilion, known for its vineyards and beautiful hills filled with 1,000 castles. Learn what makes Bordeaux wines so special as you drive through vineyards and wine estates where bold contemporary cellars compete with 18th-century classical buildings. Take a walking tour of the village and enjoy a tasting of famous Bordeaux canneles and authentic handmade Saint-Emilion macarons. Take a short break with a fresh picnic lunch at the Château. Return to Bordeaux around 3:00 PM.

    Really lovely tour, Julia was so friendly and informative. We had a gorgeous walk around the village, followed by the tasting and tour at the vineyard. The visit was topped off by lovely food. I would really recommend this tour.

  • Saint-Emilion Small Group Wine Tour

    2. Saint-Emilion Small Group Wine Tour

    Depart Bordeaux and journey to the charming medieval village of Saint-Émilion and its UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit a prestigious winery for a wine tasting of the local produce, and learn more about the history of the area. Then, stroll through the village to experience its many charms before an additional wine tasting, Discover a village of Romanesque churches and ruins that stretch the length of the steep and narrow streets.  Finish the afternoon at a family-owned winery where you’ll be offered delicious specialties of the region, such as local cheeses and cured meats that complement the wines – a perfect way to experience the French lifestyle!

    Pretty informative and nice, if you are looking for a quick wine tour. Brief walkthrough to the town of St. Emilion, a visit at a Chateau, a tasting at a wine shop and another Chateau.

  • Bordeaux Essentials Full Day Small Group Wine Tour

    3. Bordeaux Essentials Full Day Small Group Wine Tour

    This full day guided tour is the ultimate Bordeaux lifestyle experience. Impress your taste buds and get a real sense of life in France. You'll spend the day relaxing and exploring the remarkable richness and diversity of Bordeaux's wines. By the end of the day, you'll be a Bordeaux wine expert!  Start the tour with the Grand Cru Classé winery in the Graves region. Enjoy a variety of their red and dry white wines. Next, visit a family-owned wine estate in Entre-Deux-Mers, considered Bordeaux's 'Little Tuscany'. Here, indulge in a traditional French picnic with local produce, cheese, and cured meat. After lunch, visit the medieval village of Saint-Emilion. Your guide will show you the charming streets and tell you about the history of the region, which is classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After visiting the village, you'll enjoy one last wine tasting at an aut...

  • Bordeaux: an Afternoon in Margaux

    4. Bordeaux: an Afternoon in Margaux

    Depart from Bordeaux at 1:30 PM and make your first stop at a small family-run estate for a visit and wine tasting to learn about the Medoc style and the art of blending. Visit the estate and enjoy your time in the relaxing tasting room with two blended wines. Enjoy a panoramic drive around the most famous Great Classified Growths of the Appellation and stop at Château Margaux for pictures. Carry on the exploration of the appellation with a wonderful Margaux Great Classified Growth. After a tour of the property, taste the passion behind the making of two wines from the estate. Drive back to Bordeaux around 5:30 PM.

  • Bordeaux: Medoc Small Group Afternoon Wine Tour

    5. Bordeaux: Medoc Small Group Afternoon Wine Tour

    Take a seat in your air-conditioned minivan, then head out to the Médoc vineyards to begin your 5-hour tour. Admire the wonderful estates along the Route des Châteaux, and listen as your guide shares information about the region’s winemaking history.  The afternoon will start with a visit at a Grand Cru winery in the Margaux or St. Julien appellation. Then discover the cabernet sauvignon blends for which Bordeaux is famous. As you enjoy your visit and tastings, learn what makes Medoc wines so special. Enjoy an innovative and exciting visit at a Cru Bourgeois winery. Indulge in a wine and cheese pairing featuring Haut-Medoc appellation wines. Unfortunately, all good things must come to an end. After your final tasting, return in comfort to central Bordeaux.

    Informative and a most enjoyable afternoon in the Medoc. Hosts were engaging and knowledgeable.

  • Bordeaux: Half-Day Morning Small Group Wine Tour

    6. Bordeaux: Half-Day Morning Small Group Wine Tour

    Departing from Bordeaux, you will explore the charming medieval village of Saint-Emilion and its vineyard which is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. First, enjoy a guided walk of Saint-Emilion village. Then, visit a Grand Cru winery and enjoy some tastings while being told about the winemaking processes, the ageing and, most importantly, some tips for wine tasting. Enjoy a local Bordeaux chocolate to pair with your wine. Learn about Bordeaux wines and their uniqueness, share stories with the locals, all in a fun and friendly atmosphere. You'll be back in Bordeaux just in time to enjoy the whole afternoon there, ask your guide for lunch recommendations.

  • From Sarlat: Padirac Chasm and Rocamadour Day Trip

    7. From Sarlat: Padirac Chasm and Rocamadour Day Trip

    Begin your journey of the Lot Region at Sarlat’s central Place Pasteur, where you will be greeted by your English-speaking guide who will take care of you throughout the day. Head straight to the Padirac Chasm, or Cave, the region’s most iconic natural underground reservoir of water, and second longest chasm network in the world after the Sac Actun in Yucatán province in Mexico. There, your guide will take you down into the network of underground caves and rivers for a boat ride and a walk. Look up to admire the gigantic limestone stalactites and stalagmites adorning the walls and marvel at the magnificent crystal-clear blue waters beneath you. Next, head to the dramatic clifftop village of Rocamadour, a UNESCO world heritage site, famous for its complex of religious buildings, and medieval houses. Enjoy free time here to see its splendid castle, churches, sanctuaries, and magnificent...

  • From Bordeaux: Saint-Emilion Private Wine Tour

    8. From Bordeaux: Saint-Emilion Private Wine Tour

    Depart Bordeaux and journey in a minivan to the beautiful town of Saint-Émilion, known for its vineyards and fabulous hill of 1,000 castles. Learn what makes Bordeaux wines so special as you drive through vineyards and wine estates where bold contemporary cellars compete with pure 18th-century classical buildings. Appreciate the friendly hospitality and great wines of the region. Passion-driven owners and their staff welcome you with open arms to share family and local history. Hear about their terroirs, how wines are blended, and the art of wine tasting.  Have a typical Saint-Emilion style lunch, that can be booked through the local partner. Then explore the village on foot with your guide. Marvel at the medieval atmosphere of the winding streets and preserved limestone buildings. Have a final visit and wine tasting before returning to the city.

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What people are saying about Aquitaine

Overall rating

4.0 / 5

based on 3 reviews

Very nice half day not many people in the van (4 people) and not many people in St Emilion. The explanations were very clear and simple and the tasting was well organized as well as the picnic. Thank you Julie for this very nice outing !!! Vero and Eric

We had a wonderful afternoon with our guide julie. She told and explained all about bordeaux and the wines. We visted two chateaus and both tours were really nice. We did two wine tastings and we enjoyed it very much. We really recommend it!

Really lovely tour, Julia was so friendly and informative. We had a gorgeous walk around the village, followed by the tasting and tour at the vineyard. The visit was topped off by lovely food. I would really recommend this tour.

Top village visit Interesting estate Full visit Tasting can be too quick

Nice group and I learned a lot. I recommend this tour!