Standard Day tour from BORDEAUX - Cognac distillery, Bordeaux winery and wine workshop

From EUR €210.00
  • Duration: 9 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Bordeaux
  • Product code: ctt-day-en-05

This day-tour with a group of maximum 8 people and your guide will begin with the meeting of a family of wine growers who own two châteaux, one in Haut-Médoc and the other one in Côte de Bordeaux. After visiting the Château, you will join an oenological workshop in order to learn to recognize wines from different grape varieties. Then, you will blend your own red wine bottle of Bordeaux that you take away.

In the afternoon, you will visit two cognac estates and meet the producers during a private visit of their wine cellars and distilleries. These visits end with a tasting of some of their products.

  •  Departure: 9:00am
  •  Return: 6:30pm to 7:00pm (depending on local traffic conditions in Bordeaux)
  •  Visited locations: Bordeaux & Cognac estates
  •  Dress code: casual and comfortable

Number of participants

  •  Minimum 2 people, maximum 8 people

Dates

  • Each Friday from May 3 October 26, 2018
  • Reservation : minimum 48 hours in advance

Pick-up point

This excursion departs from the city of BORDEAUX

  • The meeting point is in front of the Tourism Office of Bordeaux

Pricing

The price includes

  •  The visit of a château producing Bordeaux wines
  •  The oenological workshop where you blend and take away your bottle of red wine
  •  A stop in the Gironde coast where you can see the marshes and the Côte de Médoc
  •  The visit of a château, producing cognac and pineau des Charentes
  •  The visit of an artisan distiller who owns an independent family estate producing cognac for 5 generations
  •  The vehicle and the English-speaking local expert guide/driver

The price does not include

  •  Lunch
  •  Personal purchases
  •  Personal insurances