Classified Growths of the Medoc, morning
This is a unique half-day tour for those who want to discover the Medoc wine region and especially the Margaux appellation, world famous for its lead 1er Grand Cru Classé: Château Margaux.
- Discover 2 carefully selected Classified Growth Châteaux
- Taste fabulous wines, guided by a knowledgeable hand
- Small-group size insures a more personalized experience
Indulge in 2 fabulous wine tasting sessions in the world wide well-known Margaux appellation!
9:00am Departure from Bordeaux Tourism Office.
Come and admire the lowlands of the Medoc and learn about all the specificities of this wine region with your guide.
9:45am Enjoy your first visit and wine tasting session at a Classified Growth or “Cru Bourgeois” Château of the Medoc.
11:00am Experience a second visit and wine tasting session in an 1855 Classified Growth Château. The classification resulted from the 1855 Exposition Universelle de Paris, when Emperor Napoleon III requested a classification system for France's best Bordeaux wines which were to be on display for visitors from around the world.
1:00pm Return to Bordeaux Tourism Office.
The wines from Medoc region are known for their perfumed fragrances. A treat for both novice and wine enthusiasts.
Since 2005, Ophorus is a specialist Tours & Activities travel agency based in Bordeaux and that organizes Excursions & Tours all over France for individuals and groups. Conducted by professional certified guides, our tours take place on board recent and fully equipped Mercedes Minivans. Ophorus is a proud Bordeaux Tourist Office partner. Discover our fun and informative tours now!
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Answer from Carole from OphorusBonjour Sabina, We are pleased that you enjoyed your wine tour in Saint-Emilion, thanks for letting us know! Best regards Carole from Ophorus team
Answer from Carole from OphorusBonjour James, Thank you for your review! We are pleased to know that you enjoyed your wine tour in Saint-Emilion. Indeed, depending on the itinerary of the day, the walking tour of the village is more or less long. We hope to be your guide again in the future. See you soon in France Best Carole from Ophorus team
Answer from Carole from OphorusBonjour Sugar, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We are happy to see that you enjoyed you wine day tour in St-Emilion. We will be very pleased to have you back on tour very soon. Best, Carole from Ophorus
Answer from Carole d'OphorusBonjour Millie, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We are very sorry to read how much you did not enjoy your experience with us. We always have very good comments regarding our guides and select carefully the Chateaux in order to offer a great experience to our clients, it is sad to see that your visit did not meet your expectations. We sincerely hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back on tour to regain your confidence. Best, Carole from Ophorus
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Visits and wine tasting sessions
English-speaking qualified guide
Transportation by recent, fully equipped and comfortable Mercedes minivans
Free WIFI on board
Meals and drinks except those mentioned
Personal insurance and expenses
Gratuities for the driver
Number of participants
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At least 2 adults are required for this activity to take place
In case minimum numbers are not reached we will offer to reschedule or refund your tour
Departure from Bordeaux Tourism Office
Check-in is 10 minutes prior to the booked tour start time
This activity operates rain or shine
This tour is organized by Ophorus
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Answer from Carole from OphorusBonjour Kenneth, Thank you for taking a moment to share your valuable feedback with us. We are pleased to know that your enjoyed the tour and our knowledgeable guide! We sincerely hope to welcoming you back in another tour. Best, Carole