Situated between the rivers Dordogne and Garonne, the Entre-deux-mers region is best seen by bicycle, along the Roger Lapébie cycle path and the CanalEntre-2-mers-à-vélo cycle route. History buffs will feel right at home here: bastide towns, Romanesque churches, fortified mills and ancient villages are dotted all over this rolling landscape dear to the heart of the writer François Mauriac and the artist Henri de Toulouse-lautrec. To aid you in your exploration of this all this heritage, there are 10 wine trails that wind their way through this territory.
85 %of Bordeaux wine is produced in the Entre-deux-mers region!
Château Bessan - Tabanac
At this Château, take a wine tasting in an intimate and secluded spot, la Cabane dans les Vignes (‘the cabin in the vines’), with the added bonus of an incredible view over the surrounding vines. www.chateaubessan.fr
Wine tasting in total darkness Château Courtade-dubuc Camblanes-et-meynac
When you are plunged into the total darkness of the wine cellar for 30 minutes, it’s impossible to know if you’re tasting white, red or rosé wine! After your introduction to wine tasting and a tour of the estate, you go home with a bottle of wine from the Château. 1hr30, 49€ for 2 people. firstname.lastname@example.org