Saint-émilion

The Saint-Emilion getaway

A getaway allowing you to discover the heritage of Saint-Emilion completed with a lunch in a Grand Cru Classé wine estate.

 

You are welcomed by your guide at the Saint-Emilion Tourist Office.

 

10:00 am  Saint-Emilion city tour with the underground monuments

1 ½ hours to understand the town’s history and development. Follow the guide up and down tertres and escalettes (local name for narrow cobblestone streets at a steep angle) from the cloisters of the collegial church to the town ramparts to discover Saint-Émilion. This itinerary is ideal to understand the way the town developed from ancient times to the present. A visit of Saint-Émilion’s underground monuments (the Hermitage, Chapelle de la Trinité, the catacombs and the Monolithic church) is included on the tour.


End
of our guided service.

 

12:00 pm - Visit and lunch with a winemaker in a Grand Cru Classé wine estate

Departure to a family wine estate of Saint-Emilion. The winemaker greets you and gives you a tour  of his wine estate: vines, wine cellar and vat room. He also lets you discover the different steps of the winemaking process in Saint-Emilion. Take this moment to share a friendly lunch with him!

 

Here is an example of assorted dishes (the menu change regarding the season):

  • Salads: quinoa/ feta cheese/ black olives/ green salads/sweet peppers
  • Savoury pies: prunes/ duck's gizzard/goat's cheese/ chicken supreme 
  • Smoked salmon wrap with soft cheese, dill herb, pink berries
  • Slice of bread with goat's cheese/ sheep's cheese/ Espelette peppers
  • Coffee with dessert, including 2 glasses of wine one of which is a Grand Cru Classé of Saint Emilion

 

End of the programme

 

 

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2018 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

€ 53

 € 173

€ 206

 

General terms and conditions :

The schedule can change on request.

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

Minimum capacity : 40 people

Maximum capacity : 50 people with a guide, 130 people for lunch time

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

The fee per person (without guide) includes : the visits, admission fees to the monuments, lunch (wine and coffee includes).

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

The guide fees are per guide and for one group of a maximum 50 people. These include the guide service for the whole programme as mentioned.

Services

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