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Premium wine tours in Bordeaux




Pierre Gouttenoire, co-founder of Grape Tours, is an agronomist and a winemaker who spent 10 years in Bordeaux region as the manager for a major winery.

Based in Saint-Emilion, he was making and purchasing wine with the best producers of Bordeaux region in the main Appellations.

With Grape Tours in Bordeaux he would like to share his best wine adventures with his guests, by connecting together through 3 Private Premium wine experiences his best Chateaux visits, his best bistro addresses and his expert team of the Bordeaux region.


Private tour to the Right bank

Join our Grape Tours expert on the Right bank of Bordeaux, along the Dordogne River. The area is famous for its velvety Merlot and Cabernet Franc that are grown on special limestone, clay & sand. We'll visit 3 fabulous wineries in different appellations featuring the different terroirs, from chateaux with amazing underground caves to Petits Chateaux of family winemakers. Enjoy a special bistro lunch at one of the wineries, or upgrade to deluxe and enjoy a gourmet pairing meal.


Private tour to the Left bank

Medoc is known for its amazing castles (chateaux) and the 1855 classification. It's a paradise for Cabernet Sauvignon blended with Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. During this day trip with your Grape Tours expert, you'll visit 3 world-class wineries in 3 different appellations of Medoc so you'll understand all of its complexities and flavors. Enjoy a special bistro lunch at one of the wineries, or upgrade to deluxe and enjoy a gourmet pairing meal.

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Private tour to Graves & Sauternes

Land of diversity and contrast, this wine region along the Garonne river will surprise you. With our Grape Expert you will visit a Cru Classé Chateau in the "new" Appellation of Pessac-Léognan (1987) producing amazing white and red wines. Then you will learn about the magical world of the Noble Rot in Sauternes in one of the 11 Premier Grand Cru Classé wineries with  a special lunch with food and wine pairing. You will end the day in the AOC Graves with delicious white and red wines.

Upgrade your experience with a Star Michelin tasting lunch with our deluxe option.

Private wine tours in Bordeaux

Drinking a wine where it is made is a truly hedonistic experience!

Discover the delicious wines of Bordeaux organized by Grape Tours


Discover the Grape World with us



4 days with the winemaker

Come to Bordeaux with us and discover the left bank, right bank and the magic area of Sauternes - Pessac-Léognan. The trip is hosted by Pierre Gouttenoire, French winemaker and wine expert, with a special entrance to some of the lesser-known chateaux - a real insider's experience!

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