|Type of Tour:||Hidden Gems|
|Guide Price:||from £526 to £622 per person|
|Number of Meals:||2 breakfasts and 1 lunch|
|Number of Winery Visits:||3 wineries|
|Number of Wines Tasted:||Approximately 8|
|Tour Transport:||Electric bicycle hire or taxi transfers to your visits (supplement will apply for taxi transfers)|
|Dates / Availability:||Available mid-week and weekends from Mid-April to Mid-November|
Cordeillan-Bages is a true hidden gem in the heart of the prestigious Médoc vineyards. Day one of the Medoc wine tour will be spent settling in and spending a relaxing evening enjoying your beautiful surroundings. On day two electric bicycle hire will be arranged for you (for those who would prefer not to cycle, we can instead arrange taxi transfers to the visits that are not within walking distance of the hotel). The day will begin with a full tour of one of the Médoc’s most famous estates and your experience here will conclude with tastings of two of the Château’s celebrated wines.
After a three course lunch in a traditional French brasserie, you will then head out into the vineyards on your electric bicycles to take in the region’s beautiful scenery. During the course of the afternoon, two further tours and tastings at Cru Classé estates will be arranged for you and examples include Château Pichon-Longueville, Château Branaire-Ducru and Château Gruaud-Larose. After cycling back to the Château, you will enjoy a free evening to do as you please, perhaps dining in the hotel’s gourmet restaurant headed by Julien Lefebvre before checking out on day three.
(ii) The outline Medoc wine tour 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.
Such a beautiful setting, we loved this hotel!
Margaret- Plymouth, UK
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.
In a word, it was “excellent”. We really enjoyed all aspects of the trip from the vineyard tours to the wine tasting to the dinners.
Mike- Poole, UK
Given the wide range of travel options, the package prices do not include travel. Please see our travel page for detailed information about travelling to Pauillac.
For more information on our Hidden Gems please see our Hidden Gems page.
To secure your booking, a deposit of £100 per person is required (or 20% if the price of your trip exceeds £500 per person). 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 firstname.lastname@example.org to request a booking form.
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