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The Vineyards of St-Emilion by Bicycle

Product ID: 62309
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Enjoy a day discovering the vineyards of St-Emilion by bicycle! Ride through the famous vineyards of St-Emilion, taste some of the delicious wine produced here and feast your eyes on beautiful French chateaux.
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Duration: 9 hours
Starting time 10:15 AM
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Experience

Highlights
  • Ride 15 km through the stunning St. Emilion vineyards
  • Visit 2 beautiful chateaux
  • Enjoy 4 wine tastings
  • Lunch at the chateau
  • Visit the village of Saint-Emilion, a UNESCO Heritage Site
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Ride through the famous vineyards of St-Emilion. Enjoy a day visiting two beautiful chateaux: a charming family run estate and a Great Classified Growth estate. What's more, discover the mythical village of St-Emilion, a UNESCO World Heritage site, while ambling through beautiful medieval streets.         

If you like the Merlot grape, you will love the wines of this wine region!

The itinerary is as follows:            

10:15 am: Be welcomed at Bordovino’s Apartment in the center of Bordeaux. Start the day with a short drive to the St-Emilion region.       

11.30 am: Tour the charming medieval village of St-Emilion which has been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1999.           

12.30 pm: Jump on your bike and start pedalling through the vineyards. Arrive at the first chateau: a charming family run estate. Discover the property while walking through the vineyards and learning about the estate’s traditional way of making wine. Taste the wines and continue with a nice casual and chic lunch in the gardens (or under an arbour in case of bad weather).         

3.00 pm: Back on your bike, enjoy sightseeing through mythical appellations such as Pomerol, Lalande de Pomerol and St-Emilion and pass by prestigious properties of the region.     

4.30 pm : Visit a prestigious Classified Growth estate of St-Emilion. Tour in the estate and learn about their winemaking process from the vineyards to the bottle. At the end of the tour taste their wines.          

7.15/30 pm: Back in Bordeaux after a 45-minute drive.
Includes
  • Chateau entrance fees
  • Wine tastings
  • Transportation to the Saint-Emilion wine region
  • Lunch at the chateau
  • Around a 15 km ride through the vineyards
What’s Not Included
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off

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Meeting point

Bordeaux Tourist Office, 12 Cours du 30 Juillet - 33000 Bordeaux

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• You need to be in good physical condition to do this tour
• Remember to wear suitable shoes and take a backpack
• Please let the tour operator know if you have any health problems
• You will be supplied with bottled water for the day
• The tour may be cancelled if there is only 1 participant. It is legally required to have a minimum of two people to operate the tour. In the event of cancellation, the customer will be contacted and will receive a full refund
• Please note that lunch is included. Please advise if you have any food allergies/special requirements. No alternatives will be available the day of the tour

From £134.42 per person

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A la francaise - Bordovino

Product ID: 62309