GRAVES & SAINT-EMILION – THE GREAT ESCAPE
Tour discovery of Top Growths red wines, dry white and sweet wines of the Bordeaux vineyards and the beautiful landscape of the right bank as well as the famous Saint-emilion village. Full-day guided tour in a minivan from Bordeaux (French and English).
Program: 09.15 am: departure from the Bordeaux Tourist Office. 10.00 am: visit of a Classified Growth of Pessac-léognan and wine tasting (red and white wine). 11.40 am: Tour of a family-owned vineyard in Loupiac or Entre-deux-mers; picniclunch served with the winery’s wines. 03.00 pm: stop at Clos des Cordeliers for tasting of the Crémant, the local sparkling wine. 03.30 pm: short guided walking tour in the charming village of Saint-emilion. 04.45 pm: Tour of a family-owned wine estate typical of this region which produces wines made from organically-grown grapes. 06.45 pm: arrival in Bordeaux. Chateau selection: Château Carbonnieux, Château Dauphiné Rondillon, Château de Cérons, Château de Reignac, Château du Tailhas, Château Grand Corbin Manuel Included: transportation, visits, tasting and lunch. Limited to 8 people. This tour is organized by Bordeaux Wine Trails.