# 1 rated activity in Bordeaux

Bike Electric Saint-Emilion

NEW to Saint Emilion, Rustic Vines invites you on an e-bike tour through this scenic UNESCO heritage listed region. Relax and ride in comfort (even uphill) as we explore different Chateaux and the village including tastings and a picnic lunch at a Chateau. With many stunning viewpoints, let us create lasting memories of your experience. Benefit from a small group accompanied with one of our expert guides.

The F​amous Monk Tour – St Émilion region​

Join us in the breath-taking region of Saint Emilion as we visit 2 chateaux of contrasting styles, the medieval village of Saint Emilion (UNESCO-listed) plus more. Induldge in great scenery, Merlot-dominant wine, history and our famous picnic (season depending) all in the comfort of a small group with a passionate guide.

Bike Tours of Bordeaux

Check out our range of bike tours in Bordeaux from a historical cruise through the beautiful streets of Bordeaux to our food-lovers tour to local producers on our Gourmet tour. Our high-end Beach Cruiser bikes are of the best quality to ensure an unforgettable ride.

Napoleon Tour > Médoc region

Revel in the world famous Médoc region where we visit small and large chateaux across different appellations including Margaux, St Julien, Pauillac and more, including 1855 Classified growths. Enjoy tastings at the Chateau AND a wine merchant for a comprehensive understanding of this Cabernet Sauvignon-dominiated region. Food included in certain tours from picnic to gastronomic restaurant too along with a well-trained, passionate guide.

Taste of Bordeaux – Evening Wine & Food Tour

Join us for an unforgettable evening amongst the best wine bars of Bordeaux, each with a theme thought up by the Sommelier. Starting with a crash course, your guide will navigate you around the old town and its 1000+ bars & restaurants. You'll get to learn, taste and appreciate the social side of Bordeaux life through the eyes of a local. There'll be tasty food platters too paired with the wines for you to enjoy.

Private Tours

Special event? Want some privacy? If the tours we propose don’t exactly suit what you are after, please enquire here for a private tour where we can create it with you to meet your needs. The possibilities are rather large so we are here to take away the stress.

What Our Client’s Say...


“Amazing tour and highly suggest” Jane, June 2016
“Great tour! Great craic altogether” Christopher, July 2016
“Great wine, great surroundings and lovely people!” Fabien, May 2016
“Absolutely Fabulous” Shaun, March 2016
“Warning – you might have too much fun” Elissa, October 2015

Tim (founder, on right) with a happy customer

Why us?

"For the ultimate blend of tasting, learning and fun in the stunning Bordeaux region, look no further. Rustic Vines is an independant company focusing on quality professional service within a comfortable & fun atmosphere in small groups to ensure you take home life-long memories. Perfect for wine-lovers of any age! We showcase the region and the best Chateaux of Bordeaux from traditional family-run estates to the more prestigious of Saint Emilion & Medoc, tasting plenty of wine along the way. We know alot about Bordeaux too so you will also find different tours of the city, including wine & food on every one. Whether you like to walk, cycle or ride in the van, the Rustic Vines team are here to maximise your experience. We hope to see you soon. "