Art and wine in Medoc

Day Trips & Excursions in France

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A guided tour along the Châteaux Wine Road to help you discover not just wine, but also art in the area of Médoc.
Your tour will begin at 1:45PM, at which stage you will depart from the Bordeaux Tourist Office to Margaux and its charismatic chateaus. At 2:30PM you will visit either the Château d’Arsac or Château Siran. In the Château d’Arsac, you will discover the artistic garden around the estate, dedicated to art creation and hosting a private modern art collection. You will be shown the different sides of nature and the wine maker’s work. After the cellar visit, a tasting of 3 wines will help you to fully understand the Medoc style and the art of blending.In the Château Siran, the tour will start with a visit of the collections cellars, an exceptional art of living museum located in one of the oldest family-owned Margaux wineries. The tour will end with a tasting of 3 wines from three different "terroirs". At 3:45PM, you will stop at Château Margaux where you will take a panoramic drive around the most famous classified growth areas of the appellation.Following this drive, you will experience the art of tasting, an aroma and varietal workshop with 2 wines in the cozy atmosphere of Château Paloumey, followed by a tasting of 2 wines from this well-known Cru Bourgeois, a reference in the Haut-Médoc Appellation. At the conclusion of your tour at 5:00PM, you will depart back to the Bordeaux Tourist Office, which you will reach by 6:00PM.

What’s included

  • Wine tasting
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off