Guided tour of the world’s wine capital with a rich architectural heritage with its Grand Theatre, Place des Quinconces, the Alleys of Tourny .. the St Catherine. The old town, the reflecting pool, docks, gazebos. Do not forget to taste the famous canelés who borrow their name to tinned copper mold canelés edges.
Lunch in Bordeaux
Dinner accomodation in the region of Bordeaux.
DAY 2: THE BASSIN ARCACHON – DUNE DU PILAT – PARK OYSTERS – (140 kms)
Cruise on the Arcachon basin to the discovery of Bird Island and the famous “tchanquée” Visit a park oyster tasting. Lunch. Panoramic tour of the seaside resort of Arcachon with beautiful stately houses of the 19th century. Continue to the Dune du Pilat, 109 m high, 500 m wide, 2700 m long, 60 million m3 of sand! … Great Dune of Pilat is renowned for its size and stunning scenery forest, the Banc d’Arguin and the ocean.
Lunch on the road
Dinner accomodation in the Bordeaux region
DAY 3: THE WINE ROUTE – GREAT WINES (170 kms)
Discovery of the Médoc between Gironde and the Atlantic, known worldwide for its wines. Bordeaux wine has earned the reputation over time since Roman times until the 18th century, vintage after vintage! Exceptional castles emerged gradually from nothingness from the 17th century Yquem, Haut-Brion, Mouton-Rothschild, Lafite, Latour, Margaux. Visit the cellars of a domain followed by a tasting. Continuation to Pauillac, Blaignan. Visit in an old winery, a factory pralines and Noisettines tasting (1 hour). Stop in Lacanau. free time facing the ocean and the pond in a beautiful landscape covered with pine infinite, dunes and sandy beaches.
Lunch on the road
Dinner and accommodation in the Bordeaux region
DAY 4: VINEYARDS OF ST EMEILION (40 kms)
Free time in the medieval village of St. Emilion 13 centuries of history, visit an ancestral factory Macarons cracked, specialty of the region was covered with almond trees before the vineyards spread on the land around Bordeaux. Visit d a vineyard followed by cellar tour and tasting. End of the tour after breakfast transfer back.
Depending on the season, the Tour and visit programs can be changed or replaced by other visits.
The price includes:
- arrival in Bordeaux, departure Bordeaux, bus from the first day to the last day 50 PAX
- the english speaking guide
- full board , with 1/4 wine and 1/2 water during the meals from the lunch of the first day to the lunch included the last day
- all visits and entrances indicated in the tour Bordeaux
BS 6 january to 31 may – 16 september to 19 decembre
HS 1 june to 15 septembre – 20 december to 5 january
BS 695 euros net
HS 845euros net
BS 599 euros net
HS 710 euros net
1 free ( the second free is for the english speaking guide who stay with the group the Whole tour )