Improve your yoga skills and your wine tasting technique amongst the vines and Chateaux of Bordeaux. Yoga tones the mind as well as the body, increasing sensory perception - perfect for tasting the fine wines of Bordeaux.
And you get to hang out at some top Bordeaux properties in your yoga kit!
Check in to your Hotel in Bordeaux Center.
Late afternoon, meet your guide and leading Bordeaux wine educator Wendy Narby at the restaurant on the magique quays of Bordeaux for an introduction to Bordeaux wine tasting.
Received a complementary signed copy of her book:“The Drinking Woman's Diet” a liver friendly lifestyle guide.
The Wine tasting introduction will be followed by a 3 courses dinner with your group.
Free time in Bordeaux for the evening. Discover Bordeaux by night and do not miss the water mirror, on place de la Bourse, reflecting all the lights of the place.
After Breakfast, meet Wendy and your driver, departure for the Graves appellation.
Enjoy a 1h15 Yoga lesson with yoga teacher in the park of Chateau Haut-Bailly, classified growth of the Graves Appellation.
We will continue to Chateau de Cerons where, after lunch and a visit of the chateau, we will enjoy the wines during a wine and chocolate tasting meditation. A new experience awaits you.
Visit of Chateau Coutet, Classififed growth of Barsac, home to some of the finest sweet wines of the world. We will enjoy an aperitif with the owner in their family home, followed by dinner at the chateau accompanied by the sweet and dry wines of the estate.
After breakfast meet your guide and driver, leave for the Medoc.
We will enjoy a 1h15 Yoga lesson in the park of the Chateau Lamothe Bergeron, a Cru Bourgeois of the Haut-Medoc Appellation followed by a visit, tasting and picnic in the park of the Chateau (weather permitting).
We will taste and visit another vineyard in the famous Margaux appellation on the way back to Bordeaux.
You will return to Bordeaux for late afternoon shopping and a free evening in Bordeaux. Discover Bordeaux by night and don't miss the water mirror and the stunning place de la Bourse, reflecting all the lights...
Check out of your hotel.
The rest of the day is yours to explore the city of Bordeaux.
Do not hesitate to contact us if you would like to extend your trip and visit other areas of the region.
Your tour leader
British born Wendy's wine experience is based upon study and over 20 years working as a marketing consultant, journalist, wine coach and guide. Her wine travels take her around the globe teaching the world wine trade about Bordeaux.
Opening the doors of the world’s most famous vineyards, explaining the wonderful world of Bordeaux wines; Wendy loves to share her passion of the region with you.
Author of “Bordeaux Bootcamp - The Insider Tasting Guide to Bordeaux Basics” her new liver-friendly, lifestyle guide, 'The Drinking Woman's Diet’, will be published in 2018.
Price with hotel from : 2300 € per person based on double occupancy and 8 participants
Single supplement from 326€
The Program includes : Accommodation for 3 nights (double occupancy), 3 breakfasts, tourist tax, transportation for the entire programme , tour organisation, 2 yoga classes of 1h15, a chocolate and wine meditation class, a wine tasting class, a professional guide for the 2 days, all Chateau entry and tasting fees for all guests, 2 lunches, dinner at the Restaurant Le Confidentiel and at Chateau Coutet, complementary signed copy of "The Drinking Woman's Diet", guides and drives lunches.
Not included Transfers from airport or train station (available upon request), travel insurance, gratuities, any other extras not stated in the itinerary. Consult us for a single room supplement .
|Tastings||2 - 3/ chateaux|
|Transportation||Luxury mid-sized Mercedes van|