Napoleon Tour – Médoc region
1st April to 31st October:
For tours on Tues, Thurs, Sat or Sun, please book the Famous Monk excursion to Saint Emilion.
Duration is approximately 5 1/2 hours (may vary +/- 30 mins)
Depart from our shop on a 30 to 45-minute journey to the Medoc region. Visit and tasting of 2 Chateaux (1 prestigious ‘classified’ Chateau and 1 traditional family Chateau). Each of these will last 1 hour. We will provide you with a picnic including the best produce France has to offer (available April to November due to weather). We will visit our favourite wine merchant of Margaux to discover and taste more wines. We also stop-off at the gates of Chateau Margaux (most famous Chateau of Bordeaux) for a photo opportunity (no organised tour).
At 26 rue de la devise, 33000 Bordeaux
Please arrive 10 minutes before the scheduled departure. We can’t keep your fellow travellers waiting.
Cours de Chapeau Rouge. 1-minute walk from the Grand Theatre and 3-minute walk to our shop.
THINGS TO BRING: Decent footwear. Dress according to the weather as we will spend some time outside.
Chateaux entrance and tastings
Transport to and from Medoc region
Photos at Chateau Margaux
Tastings at Wine Retailer
Photos of your day’s experience (sent in email after the tour)
Complementary picnic of the regions produce (from 1st April to 1st November only). Please notify us if you have any special dietary requirements atleast 24 hours in advance.
Lunch & Dinner
Cancellation: 100% refund if cancelled more than 7 days out from the tour. No refund if cancelled within 7 days of the scheduled tour. You can take insurance when booking the tour which will ensure 100% refund up until the start time of you tour.