1. Margaux area, the best chateaux produce the best wines! ---- one day trip by yourself, you could arrive there by train or by car
Margaux wines have a full-flavored bouquet and a magnificent elegance, there are 18 Grands Crus Classes in there.
boucle des chateaux de Margaux
35 KM from Bordeaux,You could take train from Bordeaux Saint-Jean railway station, stop at Margaux. If you drive, you could park your car in front of "Maison du Vin et Tourisme office" A hiking route along the vineyards and chateaux and connecting the estuary to offer an exceptional view of Margaux. It is around 4.9 km boucle, estimated time on foot is 1h25, by bike 40 mins. If you would like to walk further, you could reach the estuary-port d'Issan, that big boucle is around 8.5 km, on foot 2h15, by bike 1h10. If you are a gourmand, do not miss the best restaurant in Margaux : le Savoie, it is in the centre of Margaux, on the road of D2.
You could begin your visit from chateau Lascombes, >>> Chateau Ferriere, Chateau Marquis d'Alesme >>> Chateau Durfort, Chateau Marojallia, Chateau Marquis de Terme, Chateau Rauzan-Gassies, Chateau Rauzan-Segal >>> Chateau Palmer >>> Chateau Pontac Lynch >>> the most famous Chateau--Chateau Margaux.
For most of Chateaux you could make appointment in advance to follow their 1 hour guide visit and wine tasting, average price is between 8 euros to 20 euros/adult, it could change in different season. If you need other service, please contact us.
2. Recommend Chateaux visit and wine tasting in Medoc area
Chateau Prieure Lichine