A day in Saint Emilion including lunch at the Winemaker’s Table
Starting at 860€ for the party
- Full day
- Private tour
- English-speaking local guide with food and wine expertise
- Guided visit and tasting at two to three chateaux (visit fees not included)
- Picnic Chic at the chateau with the winemaker
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Bordeaux / Saint Emilion / Bordeaux (50 miles/ 1h30 total transfer)
10AM – BORDEAUX
Hotel pickup (or another location in Bordeaux).
11AM – VISIT OF A FAMILY ESTATE
Visit a top family-owned estate in the heart of the medieval village of Saint Emilion.
12PM – LUNCH
Share lunch at the estate with the winemaker; picnic chic paired with the wine of the estate.
3PM – VISIT OF A PRESTIGIOUS SAINT EMILION OR POMEROL ESTATE
Visit another exclusive winery in Saint Emilion or Pomerol and taste the wines of the estate.
4PM – MEDIEVAL CITY TOUR
Discover the town of Saint Emilion and drive through the top wineries of Saint Emilion and Pomerol… Picture time!
4:30PM – MORE TASTING!
Complimentary wine tasting in a local wine store in the heart of the town of Saint Emilion
6/6:30PM – BORDEAUX
Arrive back at your hotel in Bordeaux
Wineries visited / Organization / Price
Example of wineries visited during the day (this list is not exhaustive):
Château Figeac, Château Pavie, Château Bellefont Belcier, Château Canon La Gaffelière, Château La Gaffelière, Château Coutet, Château Tour Saint Christophe, Château de Reignac, Château Troplong Mondot, Château de Ferrand, Château de Sales, Château Beauregard, Château de la Rivière, Couvent des Jacobins, Château Villemaurine, Château Saint-George Côte Pavie, Château Guadet, Château Beausejour Becot…
Each visit usually lasts between 1 and 2 hours and includes a presentation of the vineyard, of the history of the chateau, a guided tour of the vat room and cellars. Your tour finishes with a tasting of the wine(s) of the estate.
- Picnic lunch with the winemaker (wine included)
- Private transportation
- Winery visit & tasting fees, wine tasting in a store in Saint Emilion
- Your local guide/driver
- Dinner, any personal expenses, airfares, accommodation, travel insurance, and tips.
- Generally anything not listed in the program.