A special discovery of magical Médoc with this relaxed cycling tour through the vineyards
A relaxed cycling tour of Pauillac and its beautiful surrounding vineyards by an expert wine guide that includes two châteaux visits and tastings, an eco-friendly, peaceful and enjoyable way of discovering this world famous area!
Choose between a local restaurant three course lunch (either a Michelin Starred restaurant or a local gourmet Brasserie) or an outdoor picnic (prepared by a local Delicatessen) on the edge of the vineyard overlooking the river.
Meet at pick-up point in luxury rental car. I will drive you along the 'route des châteaux' all the way through Margaux, Saint Julien and Pauillac from where you will be able to spot many of the most famous Médoc Châteaux along the way. Stop at Bages where we will collect our luxury bicycles from 'Fun Bike l'Atelier Vélo'. From there on we will cycle to our arranged visits with a stop for lunch or picnic. Cycle back to Bages to drop-off our bicycles then I will drive you back to drop-off point.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel or cruise ship passengers will be picked up at the port in Bordeaux.
End location: Back to your hotel or cruise ship passengers will be dropped off at the port in Bordeaux.
Duration: 6 hours
Top-of-the-range rental car, confortable and clean with air-conditionning.
Top-of-the-range electric-assisted bicycle (Scott or Trek) from professional bicycle rental place.
- My time and service as your private guide for the day
- Transportation in a luxury rental car
- Bottled water
- Top of the range electric-assisted rental bicycle (Scott or Trek), helmet & basket
- Damage & theft insurance
Estimated Local Cash Needed
150 Euros - This should cover cost of château visits (inc. tasting) which range between 8€ and 20€ per visit (depending on château) plus lunch starting at around 30€ without wine or 16€ for the picnic. All prices are per person and are estimated only.
- Visits & tastings fees as they vary from one château to the next
- This tour is designed for up to 4 travelers. If your group is larger (up to 8 people), please contact me for details and a quote.
I do not have any restrictions in regard to my guiding, I can offer a full range of experiences.