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Classified growths of Margaux
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Departure from Bordeaux

From March to November included

75
   
Date  
Number of visitors
Adults (12+)
Children (4-12)
Total: 75

Description

The Medoc area covers approximately 5,700 hectares of declared vineyards, annually producing on average 300,000 hectoliters of wine. Of the grape varieties permitted, 50% of the viticultural area is planted with Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot, and to a lesser extent Petit Verdot and Malbec. Also allowed within the AOC regulations are the varieties Cabernet Franc and Carménère.

Today depart for a half day tour in the Margaux & Haut Medoc appellations, world famous for its lead 1er Grand Cru Classé: Chateau Margaux. During this half day tour you will discover 2 renowned Classified Growth Chateaus (Cru Classé & Cru Bourgeois) that create wines in which the Cabernet Sauvignon is the predominant grape variety used in the blend. You will then have the opportunity to taste these fabulous wines that are known for their perfumed fragrances - all visits in the wineries and the wine tasting fees are included.

Inclusions / Exclusions

Inclusions

1. Visit & wine tasting in 2 Classified Chateaus
2. Wine tasting fees except for private tours
3. English speaking qualified guide/driver
4. Recent, fully equipped Mercedes minivans
5. Maximum 8 passengers per group
6. Free Wifi access on board

Exclusions

1. Personal insurance and expenses
2. Gratuities for the driver/guide

Meeting point

In front of the Bordeaux tourism office, 12 cours du 30 Juillet 33000 Bordeaux
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In front of the Bordeaux tourism office, 12 cours du 30 Juillet 33000 Bordeaux
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Pick up information

Hotel pick up not available
Tour returns to departure point

Additional information

Additional information

Availability:
Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays - morning
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday - afternoon

- Tour requires minimum 2 passengers (adults) to operate
- Maximum 8 passengers per tour
- Tour is operated in English unless otherwise stated

- This tour is not wheelchair accessible
- Visits in the wineries are not private

- On Sundays one visit might take place in a Chateau of the Haut Medoc appellation



Price information

- Prices are listed as a guide only
- Not suitable for infants under age of 4
- Children aged 4 - 12 years: half price
- Prices are per person
- Currency is in Euro


Possible languages: English