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Discover the history of Bordeaux and its wine through a walking tour

This private tour of Bordeaux starts from the Place Royale, home of the famous wine classification of 1855. Here you learn about Bordeaux's historic riverfront harbor and the role it played in the wine trade from the Middle Ages till modern day.  

Next, you hop-on the city's modern tram to go visit the Wine Museum, ‘le Musée du Vin et du Négoce’, housed in the wine cellar of an 18th century building. You delve into the history of Bordeaux wines as well as the role of the ‘negociant’ in the preparation and distribution of these wines. After a guided tour through the museum’s exhibits, you have the opportunity to enjoy some delicious Bordeaux wines at the museum’s tasting room. 

Then, you stroll through the Chartrons neighborhood, the city's historic district used by wine merchants and barrel makers for the past 300 years.  Fast becoming the city's chic neighborhood with cafes, open-market plazas and other surprises, the Chartrons is often compared to Paris' intimate Marais district because of its charm. You see some of the old chais, which were built to age and blend the Bordeaux wines, some of them are 300 meters long. You see their reuse as apartments, shops, art galleries and university classrooms!

Finally, you end your wine tour with a last tasting at a lovely wine bar with a broad selection of Bordeaux wines that provide a relaxing and entertaining conclusion to your tour. Flavors, colors and wine history of Bordeaux truly come alive on this tour!
Time
Time
Afternoon
Duration
Duration
3 hours
Departure
Departure
Bordeaux
Return
Return
Bordeaux
Number
Number
2 people minimum / 6 people maximum
Private
Private
Yes
Including
Including
- Private guide
- Entrance to the museum
- Visit of the former wine storehouses
Not including
Not including
- Tasting fees: 30€ per person
- Anything not mentioned under “including“
Modification
Modification
All requests for modifications must be sent by e-mail to the following address: contact@kalao.travel 
KALAO will do its utmost to respond positively to your request. The addition of participants depends on each activity and visit and we will answer you on a case by case basis.
Cancellation
Cancellation
Unless otherwise stated on the product’s description (non-cancellable - not modifiable), KALAO undertakes to refund the consumer if a request for cancellation has been sent at least: Seven days before the date of the service.
The cancellation request must be made by email to contact@kalao.travel.
The refund will be made on the Payment Card which was used.
Nevertheless, KALAO will retain in all cases a 50 € administration fee.
Any cancellation requested between seven days beforehand and the day of the activity can not be treated positively and no refund can be made.
Duration: 3 hours
Euro
350€ per party
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