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.
10:00am Enjoy your first visit and wine tasting session at a Classified Growth or “Cru Bourgeois” Château of the Medoc.
11:30am Experience a second 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.
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Visits and wine tasting sessions
English-speaking qualified guide
Transportation by recent, fully equipped and comfortable Mercedes minivans
Meals and drinks except those mentioned
Personal insurance and expenses
Gratuities for the driver
Number of participants
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Children under 18 years old are not allowed on the tour
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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