Hop off your cruise ship in Bordeaux and enjoy a private full-day shore excursion to the most famous wine regions of Bordeaux. Your English-speaking driver guide will take you to explore the most famous wineries and the best of the Bordeaux vineyards.
What to Expect
A full-day private shore excursion takes you on a discovery of the famous wine region of Bordeaux. Hop off your cruise ship and put your feet on dry land to explore all the wonders this region has to offer. Travel in a comfortable 8-seater minivan and admire the scenery as your driver guide takes you to the most famous wineries in the area.
Departing from Bordeaux, you can organize your private shore excursion to the different wine regions the city is famous for, including Medoc, Saint-Émilion, Graves, and Sauternes. Here you can discover the most famous châteaux and explore the best of the Bordeaux vineyards. You can even sample the different varieties of wine.
- Driver guide
- Pick-up and drop off service at your cruise ship
- Small bottles of water
- Reservations to the wineries
What's Not Included
- Personal expenses
- Meals and drinks
- Entrance fees to monuments, museums or attractions
- Wine tasting fees
Know Before You Go
This tour departs from Bordeaux Port of Call and not Le Verdon.
Visits to the wineries are not private, but most of the time the visit and wine tasting has been booked for the small tour group only.
The operator reserves the right to refuse to carry any person who is thought to be under the influence of alcohol and whose behavior is considered a threat to the driver, the vehicle, or other passengers. Customers who soil the interior of a van are liable to a fine of 50 euros, payable immediately to the driver. If the customer refuses to pay, or has no money with which to pay, then a 50-euro valet cleaning fee will be taken from their credit card. Passengers are not allowed to take onto vehicles any alcoholic drinks for the purpose of consumption, or to drink such drinks in the vehicles.
Any entrance fees to monuments, museums, wine tastings, or any other activity that takes place during the tour are not included. Wine tasting fees are between 6 and 15 euros per person.