Small-Group St Emilion Half-Day Trip from Bordeaux

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Join this small-group tour from Bordeaux to discover the beautiful medieval village of St Emilion. Start the tour with a visit and wine-tasting session in a grand cru estate of St Emilion. The village of St Emilion is named after a Breton monk from the eighth century whose followers started wine production in the area, it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a beautiful place to spend a couple of hours. Walk along the original city walls and climb the steep cobblestone streets, exploring wine cellars, artisan studios and art galleries with your guide. You’ll also have free time to enjoy a wine tasting. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 8 people, ensuring personalized attention from your knowledgeable guide.

Jump on your air-conditioned minivan and escape Bordeaux for charming St Emilion. This village – one of the most picturesque in France – dates back to the eighth century and is one of the principal red wine areas of the Bordeaux wine region.

On your way to the village of St Emilion, stop at a grand cru estate and enjoy enjoy a wine-tasting and visit of the classified growth chateau.

After the scenic drive to St Emilion, you’ll have a 45-minute walking tour of the pretty village. You’ll then get free time to explore this sleepy town on your own. Grab some lunch, stroll the narrow streets full of beautiful building or engage in retail therapy in the local shops. You can even enjoy a wine tasting in one of the many wine cellars in the village before returning to Bordeaux.

What's included

  • Wine tasting in a classified growth chateau
  • Local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Guided walking tour of st emilion
  • Professional english speaking tour guide

What isn't included

  • Hotel drop off
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified