Exclusive Bordeaux

Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour

Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour

At a glance

Type of Tour:
Duration:3/4 Days
Guide Price:From £1682 to £3092 per person
Number of Meals:2 breakfasts and 1 dinner (3 Days)
3 breakfasts and 2 dinners (4 Days)
Number of Winery Visits:3 Châteaux (3 Days)
5 Châteaux and 1 tasting session (4 Days)
Number of Wines Tasted:Approximately 12 (3 Days)
Approximately 19 (4 Days)
Tour Transport:Luxury chauffeured vehicle for 1 full day (3 Days)
Luxury chauffeured vehicle for 2 full days (4 Days)
Dates / Availability:Available mid-week and weekends throughout the year. Le Pressoir d’Argent restaurant is closed on Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays.

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Trip Summary

Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour

Our three and four day Exclusive breaks in central Bordeaux showcase the very best that Bordeaux has to offer. They offer both unique wine tasting experiences and a sumptuous 5* setting. Staying at the 5* Intercontinental Bordeaux – Le Grand Hotel, guests will enjoy an exceptional level of service and access to the hotel’s first-rate facilities. The fine wining would not be complete without the fine dining, and the package includes one or two gastronomic dinners, to indulge your culinary desires.

On day two, you will be met at the hotel by an English-speaking Grape Escapes chauffeur/guide, who will accompany you throughout the day on a private tour of the famous vineyards of the Médoc or Saint-Emilion (or Graves and Sauternes) in a Mercedes S Class vehicle. Guests are free to choose their preferred three Châteaux for tours and tastings. The Grape Escapes Bordeaux specialists are happy to offer advice and make suggestions if you would prefer. Please note that a number of the more exclusive estates do not tend to receive visitors at weekends and some of them do not receive visitors at all. We would be pleased to discuss the various options with you and contact the individual estates accordingly.

Luxury Wine Tour
Bordeaux tasting - credits Pape Clement

Newly opened and fronted by none other than world-famous celebrity Chef Gordon Ramsay, enjoy a splendid six course dinner in the opulent dining room of the hotel’s double Michelin-starred restaurant in the evening. Each course will be perfectly paired with a premium wine by the restaurant’s expert sommelier. Please note that this restaurant is closed Sunday, Monday and Tuesday but can be substituted with a suitable alternative.

The four day break includes a further two tours and tastings on day three, at your selected Châteaux in either Saint-Emilion or Médoc. You will again be met at your hotel by your private luxury Mercedes S Class vehicle and English-speaking driver/guide. At the end of the half day, enjoy a unique tasting session of two First Growth wines, accompanied by comments from an experienced sommelier. Wine available for taste often includes Château Mouton Rothschild, Château Latour, Château Margaux, Château Haut Brion, Château Yquem and Château Cheval Blanc. In the evening a four course dinner accompanied by a selection of fine wines, water and coffee will be served in La Tupina, a very special authentic restaurant, which was rated the second best brasserie in the world by the New York Times. Chef Jean Pierre Xiradakis’ typical south western cuisine has been renowned for decades.

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Saint-Emilion wine tour- Credits Pape Clement

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Outline Itinerary

Day One of your Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour

  • Upon arrival check into your preferred room grade at the 5*Intercontinental Bordeaux – Le Grand Hotel.
  • The remainder of the afternoon and evening will be free for you to relax and explore the city independently.
  • We will provide you with a list of recommended restaurants and we would be delighted to reserve you a table at any of these for dinner.

Day Two of your Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour

  • After breakfast, you will be met at the hotel by an English-speaking driver/guide, who will accompany you throughout the day in a luxury vehicle.
  • During the course of the day, tours and tastings will be arranged for you at your three preferred Châteaux in the Médoc, Saint-Emilion, Pomerol, Graves or Sauternes.
  • In the evening, a six course dinner with drinks will be served in Gordon Ramsay’s double Michelin-starred restaurant at the hotel.
Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour- Credits Deepix and CIVB
Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour

Day Three (Optional) of your Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour

  • After breakfast, your guide will return and accompany you throughout the day. The day will consist of.
  • Tours and tastings at another two of your preferred Châteaux.
  • A tutored tasting session of two First Growth wines and a lesser-known wine in the city centre.
  • In the evening, a four course dinner, with wine, water and coffee will be served at La Tupina.

Final Day of your Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour

  • After a leisurely breakfast, check out of the hotel.

(ii) The outline itinerary is indicative and is subject to minor changes depending on supplier availability. Availability cannot be guaranteed until we have received a confirmed booking, together with the deposit payment (or payment in full where the dates of travel are in less than 60 days). If the named accommodation / visits are not available, we will endeavour to find suitable alternatives of a similar grade; this may be subject to a supplement or a rebate depending on the price available.

Bordeaux wine tour credits Chateau Lynch-Bages
Luxury Saint Emilion Wine Tour - credits Chateau Lynch-Bages


A charming, opulent and sophisticated hotel. We were treated like royalty!

Sian- Cambridgeshire, UK

Package Prices

  • The below prices are per person and based on two people travelling together and sharing a twin or double room.
  • These prices are realistic guide prices, based on travel in standard season (usually April to the end of October). Discounts often apply for travel during out of season (usually November to the end of March) or if there are more than two of you travelling together. Please let us know your preferred travel dates for a definitive price.
  • Although we propose specific hotels as part of our standard packages, we enjoy excellent relationships and preferential rates at the majority of the hotels in each of our featured destinations. Therefore if you would prefer to
  • Stay in a different hotel, this can be arranged. Please contact us for the relevant supplements/discounts.
  • Other room grades are available at most of the hotels that we work with. Just let us know which hotel you prefer and we will send you the relevant supplements for the various room grades.
  • Single supplements and extra night prices are available upon request.
Hotel NameRoom GradeStar RatingDurationPrice Per Person
Intercontinental Bordeaux - Le Grand HotelClassic5*3 Days£1952Book Now
Intercontinental Bordeaux - Le Grand HotelClassic5*4 Days£3092Book Now
Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour

Enhance your Experience/Tour Upgrades

Enhance your Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour

Please contact us to request further details and a full list of tour upgrades.

If you would like to make your Grape Escapes holiday even more special, there are a number of additional activities that we can arrange for you. To complement the experience, these could be arranged to fit in/around your current itinerary or we can arrange additional nights and room upgrades at your hotel as well as your travel arrangements, a stop-over en route and even a visit to another part of France! See below for some of the most popular upgrades.

  • Stay longer! Just let us know your preferred room grade and we would be more than happy to provide you with the supplement for an additional night in Bordeaux.
  • Stay in the vineyards. Why not stay a little longer in Bordeaux and indulge yourself in a stay in one of our unique rural hotels?
  • Fall in love with Paris. Let us put together an itinerary for you in the city of love!
  • Discover more French wine regions. As well as trips to Bordeaux, we also arrange holidays to Burgundy, the Loire Valley, Champagne, the Rhône Valley, Alsace, Provence, Cognac and the Languedoc-Roussillon.
Luxury Bordeaux Wine Tour
Wine Club Tour in Bordeaux- Credits Deepix-CIVB

Further Information


The price of this package does not include travel to Bordeaux. Please see our Bordeaux Travel page for detailed information.

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Further Information / To Book

To secure your booking, a deposit of 20% of the booking value is required. Your remaining balance will then be due 60 days before you travel. Please call us on +44 (0) 1920 46 86 66 or e-mail info@grapeescapes.net to request a booking form.

Prosecco Wine Holiday- Credits Stevens Fremont

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