A day in Saint-Émilion and its Châteaux in a private tour (Van Luxe)

Discover with your local guide, the medieval village of Saint-Emilion, classified as World Heritage by UNESCO, in 1999. You will be seduced by this walk in the pedestrian streets of the village of Monk Emilion, and by the beauty of this heritage ..

Learn the history of the castles of the appellations of Pomerol, and the Jurisdiction of Saint-Émilion. Live the passion of the vineyard of their founders, descendants and new passionate owners.

Learn more about the different classifications of the Bordeaux vineyard, and the different winemaking techniques.

During the day, you will visit three Châteaux of different appellations around Saint-Émilion. Each visit will be concluded with a tasting. And you'll see some of the biggest names in the vineyard, such as Château Ausone, Château Angelus, Château Cheval Blanc, or Château Petrus in Pomerol.

per adult from

$467

NZD

Duration

8 to 9 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Private transportation
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • WiFi on board
    • Bottled water
    • Driver / local guide
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Entrance fees to monuments, museums or castles
    • Meals and drinks, unless otherwise stated
    • Entry/Admission - Clos Fourtet
    • Entry/Admission - La Terrasse Rouge
    • Entry/Admission - Chateau Canon
    • Entry/Admission - Chateau Beauregard
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Place de la Comedie, 33000, Bordeaux France

    The starting point of your tour, if you have not chosen to be picked up at your hotel.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Clos Fourtet, 1 Lieu Dit le Chatelet Sud, 33330 Saint-Emilion France

    Your first visit of the day, around Saint-Émilion. The area surrounded by its vines will welcome you to discover the secrets of the vine and the making of wine.
    Your visit will end with a tasting of the estate's wines.

    (Example of a visit. The castle visited may differ depending on the availability of the properties)

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

    Stop At: Office de Tourisme du Grand Saint-Emilionnais, Place des Creneaux Rue du Clocher, 33330 Saint-Emilion France

    You can stroll through the medieval village of the monk Émilion. The village located at the top of a hill, offers a breathtaking view of the surrounding vineyards. You will be able to appreciate the architectural richness of this heritage, which combines constructions made from the 11th century to the 21st century. You can admire the beauty of the hilly landscapes, covered with some of the most famous vineyards in the world. You will not resist taking out your cameras to keep a memory of these enchanting panoramas.

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

    Stop At: La Terrasse Rouge, 1 La Dominique, 33330 Saint-Émilion, France

    This restaurant is surrounded by the most prestigious vineyards of Saint-Emilion and Pomerol.
    The cuisine is simple but refined. The chef works with producers whose expertise guarantees fresh and quality local products.
    The terrace, born from the design of Jean Nouvel, offers an exceptional view of the vineyards.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Chateau Canon, Lieu Dit Saint Martin, Route du Milieu, 33330 Saint-Emilion France

    You will discover a Premier Grand Cru Classé of Saint-Émilion, Château Canon, built 250 years ago by the privateer Jacques Canon.
    (Example of a visit. The castle visited may differ depending on the availability of the properties)

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

    Stop At: Chateau Beauregard, 73 rue de Catusseau, 33500 Pomerol France

    To conclude your day, you will visit Beauregard, which was one of the residences of the Knights of Saint John of Jerusalem during the time of the Crusades in the Holy Land.
    The only battle, still fought today by the owners of the domain, is that which allows them each year to make one of the best wines of the Pomerol appellation.

    (Example of a visit. The castle visited may differ depending on the availability of the properties)

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    InterContinental Bordeaux - Le Grand Hotel, 2-5 Place de la Comédie, 33000 Bordeaux, France
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick you up at any hotel in the center of BordeauxPorts
    • Port of the Moon Bordeaux, 33000 Bordeaux, France
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

7

Organised by Aquitaine Limousine Wine Tours and Transportation

Activity ID: V-122046P5

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