Classified Growths Of The Medoc Half-Day Tour Afternoon
Medoc Château
Medoc Château
Château "chai"
Wine tasting
Bordeaux vines

This is a unique half-day tour for those who want to discover the Medoc wine region and especially the Margaux appellation, world famous for its lead 1er Grand Cru Classé: Château Margaux. You will discover 2 renowned Classified Growth Châteaux and have the opportunity to taste their fabulous wines.

  • Discover 2 carefully selected Classified Growth Châteaux
  • Taste fabulous wines, guided by a knowledgeable hand
  • Small-group size insures a more personalized experience

Visits and wine tasting sessions

English-speaking qualified guide

Transportation by recent, fully equipped and comfortable Mercedes minivans

Free WIFI on board

Bottled water

Not included

Meals and drinks except those mentioned

Personal insurance and expenses

Gratuities for the driver

Duration4 Hours
Bring along

Voucher and ID

Comfortable walking shoes

ParticipantsMaximum of 8 persons per group
Important information

At least 2 adults are required for this activity to take place

In case minimum numbers are not reached we will offer to reschedule or refund your tour

Departure from Bordeaux Tourism Office

Check-in is 10 minutes prior to the booked tour start time

This activity operates rain or shine

This tour is organized by Ophorus

Further information

A perfect afternoon in the famous wine region of Medoc!

2pm Departure from Bordeaux Tourism Office. Come and admire the lowlands of the Medoc and learn about all the specificities of this wine region with your guide. 

3pm First, enjoy a visit and wine tasting session at a Classified Growth or “Cru Bourgeois” Château of the Margaux appellation.

4:15pm Experience a second visit and wine tasting session in a 1855 Classified Growth Château. The classification resulted from the 1855 Exposition Universelle de Paris, when Emperor Napoleon III requested a classification system for France's best Bordeaux wines which were to be on display for visitors from around the world.

6pm Return to Bordeaux Tourism Office.

Choose your preferred appointment and book.