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Luxury

Taste of Bordeaux

Bordeaux Return
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Trip Code: EUB08
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Your Vacation Includes

  • Voyages cruise - Operated by APT’s partner, AmaWaterways
  • Experiences in 6 destinations
  • 7 nights on a luxury river ship
  • A total of 20 meals plus complimentary beer, wine and soft drink with lunch and dinner on board
  • Expert AmaWaterways cruise director
  • Transfers, port charges and gratuities
  • Experience an illuminating sound and light show in Bordeaux
  • Enjoy a Grand Cru wine tasting in Saint-Emilion and Medoc

Map & Itinerary

Europe Map 2021-22 EUB08
Bordeaux Return

Arrive in Bordeaux and board your river ship.

Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River Ship

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  • Dinner

Enjoy a scenic cruise to Libourne, then join an excursion to Saint-Emilion’s monolithic church, followed by a Grand Cru Classe wine tasting at a chateau. Otherwise, ride a bike to Saint-Emilion and then to Chateau Soutard for a tasting. You can also choose to tour the magnificent Chateau Vayres.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner
View of a bridge over a river, France

Taste Libourne’s specialities at its open-air market, or get your heart pumping on an invigorating bike tour or hike through a vineyard. Later, set sail for Blaye.

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  • Dinner

Embark on a tour of Blaye’s citadel or take a bike ride. In Bourg, visit the Carriage Museum, then attend an exclusive wine festival.

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Dock in Pauillac, the gateway to the famed Medoc wine region. Pass by some of the most famous wine estates, including Chateau Latour, Chateau Mouton Rothschild, Chateau Lafite Rothschild and Chateau Pichon Longueville. You’ll then visit either Chateau Gruaud Larose or Chateau Leoville Poyferre for a tasting of Grand Cru Classe wines.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Leafy row of vines with dark grapes growing

Visit the Castle of Roquetaillade, then travel to Sauternes wine region to either Chateau de Rayne Vigneau or Chateau Guiraud to taste the sweet wines produced here. In the evening, enjoy an illuminations cruise in Bordeaux.

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You’ll have an opportunity to experience much of Bordeaux’s rich culture and architecture on a city tour followed by a visit to the immersive and interactive Bordeaux Wine Museum, housed in an awe-inspiring building. Bike enthusiasts will wish to join a tour along the city’s amazing network of bicycle paths.

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  • Breakfast
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  • Dinner

Your journey comes to an end today. Disembark your ship and be transferred to the airport.

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  • Breakfast

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