Weekend Break Bordeaux
You've seen Rick Stein's Long Weekend in Bordeaux and you would like to enjoy the same? Welcome to Decanter Tours, specialist in French wine tours, based in Bordeaux.(Also the consultants for Rick Stein's trip.) We have the all the best addresses to organise your weekend break.
Decanter Tours are your perfect host, as since we arrived 20 years ago, we've been totally converted to the French way of life, good food and the wines! After entertaining visiting British and American friends, we've converted this experience into our business.
We are passionate about sharing our knowlege, contacts and favourite places so that you enjoy and have a memorable weekend!
Day 1 Arrive Bordeaux
Bordeaux is connected to numerous regional airports and the Eurostar, so just let us know when you plan to arrive.
Numerous suggestions for dinner are included in your itinerary.
Day 2 Bordeaux Wine Tour
Depart with your wine guides (and a 2CV if you can cope with the noise..) for the famous Medoc region.
Visit and tasting at 2 wine Chateau
Lunch where Rick ate.
Visit and tasting at another famous Chateau. Return to Bordeaux - follow our list of recommended restaurants or explore on your own.
Day 3 Day on the Bay
Depart by road to Arcachon with your guide. Boat trip around the bassin with oyster tasting and lunch at a waterside restaurant. Return to your hotel or direct to the airport.
More good restarants to try.
Contact us for more information.
This is an outline for a great weekend break which can be adapted to include a round of golf, a spa session, whatever you want!