Aquitaine-Bordeaux: Rachelle's itinerary

Aquitaine-Bordeaux: Rachelle's itinerary Aquitaine fr

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DAY 1: SUNDAY, JUNE 14TH - ARRIVAL IN SAINT EMILION



Arrival in Saint Emilion

Dinner and night at La Petite Madeleine. www.la-petite-madeleine.com

   

DAY 2: MONDAY, JUNE 15TH - SAINT EMILION



Departure to the Macaroons factory of Nadia FERMIGIER. http://macarons-saint-emilion.fr/

Bus tour in the vineyard of Saint Emilion

Visit, tasting and cooking workshop in a Château

City tour of Saint Emilion. http://www.saint-emilion-tourisme.com/

 

Transfer to Bergerac

Dinner at Restaurant L'Imparfait. http://www.imparfait.com/

Night in Bergerac at Hotel de Bordeaux. http://www.hotel-bordeaux-bergerac.com/

   

DAY 3: TUESDAY, JUNE 16TH - BERGERAC



Electric cycling tour in the vineyard, stops at Château de Monbazillac and Château de Bridoire. http://chateau-monbazillac.com/en/ http://www.chateaudebridoire.com/

Lunch at La Villa Laetitia. http://www.bergerac-tourisme.com/Restaurant-La-Villa-Laetitia,9174

Walking city tour. http://www.bergerac-tourisme.com/

Transfer to the Sauternes wine area . Dinner and night in Sauternes.

   

DAY 4: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17TH - GRAVES & SAUTERNES


Itinerary through the “Route des Vins de Bordeaux entre Graves et Sauternes”

The” Bordeaux Wine Route” in Graves and Sauternes is situated at Bordeaux city’s doorstep, on the left bank and an hour from the Atlantic Ocean beaches. The Graves and Sauternes vineyards represent the birth place of the Bordeaux region. Throughout the year, winemakers welcome visitors, with or without an appointment, and offer them the opportunity to taste and discover the best of their production in the three different colours of wines: red, dry and sweet whites. Pessac-Léognan, Graves, Sauternes and Barsac are famous appellations which allow the wine route to uniquely offer a diverse and rich experience to the visitor. As a complete destination, the Bordeaux Wine Route in Graves and Sauternes displays all the ingredients for a remarkable journey amongst the vineyards: historical castles, authentic family chateaux, charming accommodation, fun and interesting activities, gourmet food and much more!

www.bordeaux-graves-sauternes.com

Visit and wine tasting at Château Léognan

Lunch at Château Léognan in their brand new restaurant Le Manège. http://www.visitechateaubordeaux.fr/

Urban wine trail: inside Bordeaux Wine bars! You’re a wine tourism enthusiast? You heard about the wine tours in the vineyard? This year, Bordeaux Tourist Office offers you the opportunity to discover a brand new kind of wine tourism: inside the city! Urban Wine Trail allows you to discover the different districts of Bordeaux along its wine bars as they did flourish over the past few years. Nothing’s more pleasant that meandering through the narrow alleys and enjoying a break at the terrace of a wine bar. This is for sure the best option to taste the emblematic nectars of the region paired with local specialties…or even from abroad! Should you have a taste for diversity, you will be delighted by the different types of wine bar’s concepts included in the trail. You will cover the full range going from little intimate structures where the owner provides close advices to wider spaces making use of the enomatics, favoring the experience of several wines in a row! What is the best option to walk through the wine road? Nothing’s easier, a track has been recorded on the application called Cirkwi. You simply have to download it before to get started in the city streets and then follow the milestones indicated!

Comité Régional de Tourisme d’Aquitaine- www.tourisme-aquitaine.fr/en 4 Place Jean Jaurès - CS 31759 - 33074 BORDEAUX CEDEX - Tél : + 33 5 56 01 70 00

As per the famous french art of living, wine is very much appreciated paired with south-west specialties! Each wine bar taking part in Urban Wine Trail has provided a special offer including wine and some specialties of the house, so do not hesitate to ask for it! You will find it written both in the tourist office wine tours’ brochure and on the website: bordeaux-tourisme.com.

Night at the Hôtel Particulier. http://www.lhotel-particulier.com/
   

DAY 5: THURSDAY, JUNE 18TH - BORDEAUX


Gourmet tour of Bordeaux. http://www.bordeaux-tourisme.com/

 

Lunch at the new Joël Robuchon’s restaurant. http://www.lagrandemaison-bordeaux.com/

 

Visit of Museum. The CAPC modern Art Museum and its André Putman restaurant on top floor and/or The Arts Decorative & Design Museum and its lovely restaurant. http://www.bordeaux-tourism.co.uk/fulltext/results/capc

http://www.bordeaux-tourism.co.uk/offre/fiche/musee-des-arts-decoratifs-...

Aperitif at the Bordeaux Wine Council CIVB wine bar. http://www.bordeaux-tourisme.com/ http://www.bordeaux.com/fr

Cocktail and boat tour for the launch of the new “Charlottes’ itinerary” guide book on wine tours in Bordeaux. http://www.lesitinerairesdecharlotte.fr/les-itineraires/ http://croisiere-bordeaux.com/content/13-location-bateaux#Restaurant-Sicambre

Night at L’Hôtel Particulier - Bordeaux
   

DAY 6: FRIDAY JUNE 19TH - DEPARTURE



Tour of Bordeaux with the mythical 2CV French vintage car! Pick



Visit and lunch at Darwin, a new district in Bordeaux. http://magasingeneral.camp/ http://www.darwin-ecosysteme.fr/


 


Departure to Paris

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