French wine discovery tour : Day Trip in Bordeaux for River Cruise guests

Day Trip in Bordeaux for River Cruise guests

The Great Medoc Wines 

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Your driver will meet you at your ship. 

1:00 pm Departure for the Saint Julien appellation. Drive up the scenic D2 - Wine Route towards St Julien. En route to the first Chateau, your guide will give a complete explanation of the Bordeaux, the Medoc, the different appellations and their wines. You will learn about the grape varieties we use, their different characteristics and the variation between the appellations. 

2:00 pm Cellar visit and tasting Chateau Gruaud Larose, 2nd Classified Growth St Julien. 

3:30 pm Cellar visit and tasting at Chateau Lagrange, 3rd Classified growth, Saint Julien appellation 

5:00 Cellar visit and tasting at Chateau Agassac, Classified Haut-Médoc Cru-Bourgeois. This is one of the most beautiful properties of the Haut-Médoc and an exceptional example of the second most important classification in the Médoc (Cru-Bourgeois). At the end of the visit you will each be presented with a bottle of the second wine of chateau d’Agassac to take home. 

6:30 pm return to your ship.

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 Price per person with a Professional Wine Guide:

For 7 guests from 200€ –in a Mercedes Viano or similar

For 10 guests from 180€ –in a minibus

Price per person no guide:

8 Guests -from 133€ –in a Mercedes Viano or similar.

10 Guests –from 135€ in a minibus

 

 Included: tour organisation, transportation, a professional wine guide for a half day, all entry and tasting fees.

Not included: meals, accommodation, any other extras not stated in the itinerary.

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