Top Food and Wine Tour Bordeaux
Experience Cuisine brings you the ultimate food and wine adventure in Bordeaux! We invite you to explore the finest culinary destinations and toast to the exquisite wines that make this part of France an epicurean paradise.
Feast on sumptuous dishes crafted by talented chefs, experience exclusive wine tastings, and uncover the stories behind Bordeaux’s culinary history. Whether you’re a seasoned foodie or simply someone who appreciates exquisite tastes, our food and wine tasting tour packages offer a unique and delectable journey that will elevate your senses and hold your taste buds spellbound.
Our carefully curated food, drink, and wine tours provide a unique and authentic experience that’s perfect for food enthusiasts, wine lovers, and curious travellers alike.
So, what are you waiting for? Embark on a memorable culinary journey and treat your senses to the unforgettable flavours, aromas, and stories that define the food and wine scene in Bordeaux. Let the adventure begin when you book your tour today!
Tours have been hand picked from the best local operators to give you the best tasting experience
Frequently Asked Questions
Bordeaux is a vibrant city located in southwestern France that offers more than just stunning views. It is a paradise for those who enjoy fine dining and wine. Located on the banks of the Garonne River, Bordeaux has a unique blend of history, charm, and a deep appreciation for the finer things in life.
Wine is not just a beverage in Bordeaux. It is part of the city's culture. Every meal, whether it's a home-cooked dinner or a high-end restaurant, is an opportunity to explore the perfect pairing. The locals believe that the right Bordeaux wine can enhance the flavour of each dish and make it come alive.
Bordeaux's culinary scene is as diverse as its wines. From fresh seafood from the Atlantic coast to hearty stews simmered in local wines or decadent pastries, you'll find something to satisfy your taste buds. Don't miss the bustling food markets, where you can sample regional specialties and fresh produce. In addition to its culinary delights, Bordeaux has stunning architecture, a rich history, and a vibrant cultural scene. Take a stroll through the charming historic centre, walk along the riverfront, or visit the world-renowned wine museums.
Timezone: CET (Central European Time) UTC/GMT +1 hour
Best time to visit: The best time to visit Bordeaux is from May to October. During these months, the weather is pleasant, with plenty of sunshine, providing you with ample opportunity to explore the city and enjoy its vibrant atmosphere.
However, it's important to note that August and December can be unpredictable. While you may find fewer crowds during these months, many businesses close down for their annual holidays, resulting in fewer things to see and do. Also, winter in Bordeaux can be gloomy and rainy, so it's recommended to pack appropriate rain gear if you plan on visiting during this time.
There are different cancellation policies depending on the specific tour or activity you choose. Most of our tours offer a full refund if you cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the experience. Some exceptions apply. Check the "Cancellation Policy" section of the corresponding tour's page to verify the exact cancellation policy.
Not all of our tours and activities offer meeting and pickup service. If it is included, it will appear under the 'What's Included' section on the activity or tour page.
Even if your booking doesn’t include pickup and drop-off, the tour operator may ask for your details so they can contact you regarding changes to your itinerary, if any (i.e., weather-related issues, mechanical problems, etc.)
Yes. Your tour provider is the best point of contact for any last-minute questions. Contact details for the local tour operator can be found directly on your ticket under Tour Specific Inquiries.
Alternatively, you may also email them directly through our automated system:
> Go to Bookings
> Locate the booking in question and select View Details.
> Select Contact Tour provider
> Write your message or question and select Send.
This will start a conversation with the local tour operator, however, they may not reply immediately. Once a reply is sent, you will be notified at the email address associated with your account or booking.
Food and wine tour prices in Bordeaux can vary. Some wine tasting masterclasses can start at $10.00, while other tours can go for more than $1,000.00 for a 4-hour experience. Pricing can be influenced by factors such as exclusive access to vineyards, personalised experience, and the wines you'll be tasting.
The duration of a food and wine tour depends on a lot of factors, including location and activities involved. Some tours are done in an hour while others can take a full day for you to enjoy the full experience. The approximate time it takes for a tour to finish will be indicated in the corresponding tour's page.
We offer a wide variety of tours, ranging from gourmet dining experiences, wine tasting masterclasses, vineyard visits, sunset dinner cruises, to guided pub tours. Our tours cater to diverse interests, budgets, and tastes.
Our tours may typically include food and wine tastings, expert guide services, cooking class ingredients, and admissions to local attractions. Please refer to the specific tour details for a complete list of inclusions.
Most of our tours are offered in English. However, depending on the location and guide availability, some tours may be offered in other languages like Spanish and Chinese. Please refer to the corresponding tour page for details on the languages used in a particular tour.
We recommend booking your tour as early as possible, especially during peak travel seasons. Some of our popular tours can fill up quickly, so it's best to secure your spot in advance.
No, our tours are designed for everyone, from novices to seasoned foodies and wine enthusiasts. Our expert guides will provide all the information you need to fully appreciate each food, drink, and wine experience.
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