9:00 am: Be met in the lobby of your hotel in Bordeaux, or at your boat.
Enjoy a guided visit of the city. On the left bank of the Garonne river, the prosperous city of Bordeaux, famous for its wines, prides itself on the preservation of its cultural heritage and offers a rich variety of hidden artistic treasures. Its 17th and 18th century private mansions are of particular interest. Continue towards the Medoc, following the Route des Chateaux. Enjoy the fantastic sceneries of vineyards, chateaux and bright sunlight. Have lunch at leisure.
In the afternoon visit and wine tasting at the Château Beychevelle, of the St Julien appellation. Château Beychevelle* is a prestigious Cru Classé whose character has been forged by three centuries of history. The elegance of its classical architecture makes it a jewel in the crown of the Medoc, coveted since its creation by the powerful families who have successively marked the economic, political and cultural life of Bordeaux and the region.
Since the Middle-Ages the illustrious owners of Château Beychevelle have gradually endowed it with the best plots of land and have perpetuated the tradition that has always been of prime importance in the destiny of this Grand Cru Classé.
5:00 pm: drop-off at your hotel or boat in Bordeaux.