Self-Guided Wine Tour to the Graves Region in a Cabriolet Convertible - Bordeaux, France

Tasting
Red Wine, Wine
Activity
Meet The Maker
Tour
Chauffeured Tours
Cellar Tour
Vineyard Walk
Included
Tour guide
Languages
English, French
Theme
Adventure
Outdoor
Romantic
Countryside
Private
Customised
Cultural
Historical
Minimum Drinking Age
18
$
111
09
/ Person
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Activity Overview
1 visit of a medieval castle, or wine château
At the wheel of your cabriolet convertible, take a drive through the "Graves" countryside, Montesquieu's native region (world famous philosopher and politician). During this getaway, you can choose between a guided visit of the "Château de La Brède" - Montesquieu's home - and a wine-tasting visit of a Classified Great Growth Château.

Discover at your own pace the Graves wine region, dotted with family estates as well as with the most prestigious "Pessac-Léognan" names. You are guided but free to make stops or detours as and when you please. 

Our vehicles tell stories as they are equipped with a multimedia GPS tablet guide. More than mere vehicles, they offer an unparalleled tourism experience, for fun and interactive getaways.

Bring along some friends for an even more enjoyable driving experience: several moving vehicles can be linked together, so you remain in control of your own tour!

Example of a program:
10:30 am: departure from the agency, in the Chartrons area of Bordeaux
1 pm: make a stop at the "Sources de Caudalie", worldwide known for its vinotherapy spa and grape skincare products
2 pm: lunch (not included)
4 pm: guided visit of the "Château de la Brède", or wine-tasting visit in a Pessac-Léognan "Grand Cru Classé" Château*
5:30 pm:  arrival in Bordeaux

*Château: Carbonnieux, Olivier... according to availability
 
Practical information
Open to anybody over 21 years of age holding a European Union Driving Licence or an equivalent international licence for more than a year. Young people under 21 and children over 15 kilos (33 lbs) are allowed as passengers. Under 18 are not authorized to taste wine. You must be able to drive a vehicle with a manual gearbox. Tall people of more than 6'1/4 (1,90m) may experience driving difficulties. A bank card pre-authorisation of 800€ per vehicle, not debited, will be required on-site as a deposit.
 
Included
  • 7h vehicle rental
  • Tablet-based multimedia guide
  • Fuel
  • Insurance
Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Pick-up and drop-off
Group-size:
2 to 10 people
Rates
Per
Price
Person
$
111
09
Children
Per
Price
Child
$
83
03
Timing
Dates
Start Time
Daily10:30 AM
Duration
7 H
More Info
Cancellation Policy
Standard
  • Cancellations made 2 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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