Les Crus Classes de Graves
Located at the gateway to Bordeaux, the Graves great growth châteaux really know how to welcome visitors – as amply proved by this gourmet adventure.
- Visit of 3 beautiful wine estates at the doorsteps of Bordeaux
- 6 wine tastings of red and white wines during the day
- A delicious lunch “au château”
- Learn about the winemaking process
- A commented wine tasting about matching food and wine
Make the most of the Graves Crus Classés vineyards proximity to Pessac-Léognan by taking a trip deep into the heart of this appellation: the magnificent soil, the historic cradle of the Bordeaux vineyards, producing truly exceptional red and white wines. The family-run estates happily open their gates to give their guests a lovely experience in the intimacy of their châteaux. Enjoy a workshop that teaches you to combine wine and food, then take a tour of the château, finishing with lunch in the beautiful setting. With the 3rd visit you will know all about this beautiful wine region.
The first visit at 10am includes a cellar tour and a tasting of wine with cheese, chocolate, dried fruit, or nuts as the château owners prefer.
The second visit at 11:30am is followed by lunch. These estates, some of which are world-famous, extend a warm, relaxed welcome to visitors. Lunch will be served at the table in a traditional French style!
Your discovery of the Graves Pessac-Léognan wine region will be complete with the last visit at 2.45pm where the wine making process will be explained.
Return to the Bordeaux city centre at 5:00pm
Departure from the Bordeaux Tourist Office at 9:15am, return 5:00pm
*Chateaux partners: Château Bouscaut, Château Carbonnieux, Domaine de Chevalier, Château Couhins, Château Couhins-Lurton, Château Haut-Bailly, Château Malartic-Lagravière, Château Olivier and Château Smith Haut Lafitte, Château Fieuzal et Château Latour-Martillac
Operator: Office de Tourisme et des Congrès de Bordeaux Métropole in partnership with L'Union des Grands Crus Classés des Graves
The Tourist Office is at your disposal 7 days 7 to advise you, refer, offer tours and guided tours. Do not hesitate to contact us, it is with pleasure that we will discover the heritage and the vineyards of Bordeaux.
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Guide, transport by coach, visit of 3 wine estates and lunch at the chateau.
Personal expenses, extra wine
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Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure time
Office de Tourisme de Bordeaux 12 Cours du 30 juillet