Saint-émilion

Modern cellars and art in Saint Emilion

Jean Nouvel, Mario Botta, Christian de Portzamparc : some famous architects designing amazing wine cellars.

 

10:00 am - Arrival
Your guide welcomes you at the Villemaurine car park. 
The Jurisdiction of Saint-Émilion was listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in December 1999 for its historic vineyard landscape. This tour enables visitors to discover the outstandingly beautiful vine-covered Saint-Émilion countryside and the amazing wine cellars designed by famous architects. The tour ends with Château la Dominique: Grand Cru Classé, redesigned by Jean Nouvel.

 

12:30 pm - Lunch at the restaurant La Terrasse Rouge. One menu.
An unbelievable panoramic view of the vineyards of Saint-Émilion and Pomerol. The lunch includes : starter, main course, dessert, coffee and 2 glasses of wine.

 

3:00 pm - Continuation of the vineyard tour. Visit and tasting in another amazing wine cellar.
You will find out the history of the wine estate and the renovation project. Your guide will explain the different steps of the wine-making process in Saint-Émilion. Enjoy a wine tasting of excellent local vintage wines of Saint-Émilion Grand Cru Classé or Saint-Émilion Grand Cru.

 

17:00 pm - End of our programme

 

ullet Your bus will be used for this programme (distance covered about 30km)

ullet  Partner wineries: Château La Croizille, Château Faugères, Château De Ferrand et Château Barde Haut.

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2017 GROUP RATES 

Price per person

(guide fees not included)

Guide fees for the group

Monday to Saturday

Guide fees for the group

Sunday and Bank Holidays

Tradition Option : €65 

Gourmet Option : €78 

€354  €420 

 

General terms and conditions :

Booking must be made in advance ; the tours are available all year long (except December 25th and January 1st).

Minimum capacity : 10 people.

Maximum capacity : 25 people, beyond 25 contact us.

1 person free for 20 paying people.

This programme can only be made with a guide of the Tourist Office.

The fee per person (without guide) includes : the visits and wine tastings in 2 wine estates, lunch

The fee does not include : transportation (on request) or personal expenses.

The guide fees are per guide and for one group of a maximum 25 people. These include the guide service for the whole programme as mentioned.

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