This full day tour includes a guided walking tour of Bordeaux and a wine tour in a famous appellation.
What to Expect
Today begin with a panoramic tour of the newly UNESCO classified historical city of Bordeaux. The panoramic tour will allow you to see most of the famous monuments of the city. Bordeaux is classified "City of Art and History" and has been inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage List as "an outstanding urban and architectural ensemble". It is home to one of Europe's biggest 18th century architectural urban areas and stands out as one of the first French cities to have entered an era of urbanism and metropolitan big scale projects, with the team Gabriel father and son, architects for King Louis XV, under the supervision of two Governors), first Nicolas-François Dupré de Saint-Maur then the Marquis de Tourny.
You'll be picked up from your hotel in Bordeaux. During the panoramic tour you will admire most of the famous monuments of Bordeaux, including Esplanade des Quinconces, Colonnes des Girondins, Grand Théâtre, Allées de Tourny, Cours de l'Intendance, Pont de pierre, Saint-André Cathedral, and Tour Pey Berland (1440–1450).
Then your tour will take you to charming St Emilion. Enjoy some free time in the village or book an exclusive private guided tour of the underground monuments. You can also participate in a free wine tasting session in the village.
Finally, end the day with a visit and wine tasting session in a classified growth of the Saint Emilion appellation.
- Guided walking tour of St Emilion
- Panoramic tour of Bordeaux
- Reservation for 1 Classified Growth chateau
- Transport in a comfortable and fully equipped minivan
- English-speaking driver/guide
- Bottles of water in the minivan
What's Not Included
- Personal expenses
- Food and drink
- Entrance fees to monuments, museums, or attractions
- Wine tasting fees