Saint-Emilion is all about elegant Merlot-dominated blends, breathtaking views of hilly vineyards and history all around.
You will visit famous chateaux of Saint-Emilion and Pomerol, walk the Medieval village of Saint-Emilion and taste many wines.
- Duration 8-9 hours
- Visit of Saint-Emilion if requested
- Pick your favourite Chateaux, top wineries, professional tours (tasting fees are extra)*
- Transportation in a 6 or 7-seater comfortable Mercedes-Benz van**
- Stop for lunch (own expense)
- Bottled water
- Your own car
- Your are the driver
- Reservations at 2-4 wineries*
- Lunch reservation
- Detailed full-day itineraries with directions
- Travel hassle-free
*Winery fees are paid directly to the wineries or prepaid to them.
**Transportation and guiding services provided by trusted partners. Their fees are included in the price estimate above but paid directly to them.
Each winery tour lasts about 1 to 1.5 hours. Typically, it includes a guided stroll through vineyard, a tour of the cellars followed by a tasting of 2-3 wines.
Winery visits can be private or public. Private tours give you more attention of the guide or owner and more time to ask questions. As well, you can be flexible with various tasting options, such as include famous vintages, or wine and food pairing in your tasting.
Please note that winery visits and tastings are own expense and are paid per person directly to the chateaux. Typical winery fees are 12 to 45 euros per person per chateau. Private tours can be slightly more expensive. Please let me know if you prefer private visits or want to upgrade your tasting.
Most wineries sell wines at their boutiques and many would ship wines to your country. You can request to make a stop at a local wine shop.
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