Semi private wine tour along with Denis Duffau-Lagarrosse
Denis one of the owners of a prestigious Saint-Émilion Premier Grand Cru Classé shares his knowledge and enthusiasm for wine and the Bordeaux region. In a relaxed, informal atmosphere he will be your chauffeur and guide on a voyage of discovery along the “château trail”.
Bordeaux Wine Trotter offers a high-quality, private tour service, introducing its customers to the wonders and secrets of Bordeaux’s vineyards from the comfort of a luxury vehicle. Instead of a standard tour with the same old commentaries, enjoy an authentic, exclusive experience.
9.00 am: Welcome by Denis, your guide of the day
9.15 am: departure from the Tourist Office. We will drive through Saint-Émilion Vineyard, Unesco world heritage, Pomerol and Fronsac. During our trip we will see some of Pomerol and Saint Émilion’s world reknowned Châteaux.
10.00 am: Tour of Château Beauséjour Heritiers Duffau-Lagarosse, a Saint-Emilion Premier Grand Cru Classé. Denis, one of the château’s owners will take you on a special guided tour of this family run estate, which is not usually open to the public. The tour includes a walk through the vineyard, a presentation of the winery and its underground cellars and then a vertical tasting of 3 vintages of Château Beauséjour 1er Grand Cru Classé.
12 pm/01.45 pm: Lunch at the restaurant L’Envers du Décor or similar. Menu: starter, main course, sweet,coffee, mineral water and one glass of red wine Beauséjour h. DL.
02.00 pm: Château Beauregard, Pomerol : private visit and tasting.
03.30 pm: Château La Dauphine, Fronsac : private visit “biodynamie” and tasting.
05.30 pm: drop off at the Tourism Office, Bordeaux.
The chateaux can be changed, depending on availibility.
Operator: Bordeaux Wine Trotter
Appointment : 9 am, Bordeaux Tourist Office 12 cours du 30 Juillet
Tuesday from 3. April to 30. October 2018 except 11 & 18 September, from 09.15 am to 05.30 pm
The price includes : Transportation in an 8 seats minivan, a chauffeur-guide(French and English), 3 winery tours each including wine tasting and lunch as described.
This tour is available for adults only
Price does not include : the personal expenses.
From 2 to 8 people accepted