< Return

ARCACHON BASIN & MEDOC CHATEAUX


Price / Adult : 189,00€

Select your date from
available date(s)
Date selected :
Number of places available : /8 0

Discount : 0

AMOUNT : 0

You must select a date and a number of places before validating this cart

Sorry, the number of seats selected exceeds the number of places remaining

ARCACHON BASIN & MEDOC CHATEAUX ARCACHON BASIN & MEDOC CHATEAUX ARCACHON BASIN & MEDOC CHATEAUX ARCACHON BASIN & MEDOC CHATEAUX ARCACHON BASIN & MEDOC CHATEAUX

Program

Schedule of the day;

  • 8.30am - Depart from Bordeaux for the Arcachon Basin and to be more precise for the Cap Ferret peninsula
  • 10.00am – We have reached the peninsula and are ready to embark aboard a “pinasse”, typical fishermen boat of the Arcachon basin which will take you to discover the Bird Island with its “tchanquées” cabins, the oyster beds and the highest sand dune in Europe “Le Pyla”.  Commentaries about this exceptional life site will be provided by your boatman during your 2 hours trip
  • 12 00 – back on land you will head to a nearby oyster-fishing village
  • 12.15pm – lunch will be served along the bay : oysters/shrimps/bulots/paté with  ¼ liter of wine
  • 2.00pm – ahead for Médoc
  • 3.15pm –Last step  in a “Grand Cru Classé 1855” Château". Visit of the wineries with explanations about the many phases leading to elaborate a grand cru. Before leaving you will enjoy tasting 2 wines from the château with bread and cheese
  • 7.00pm about - back in BORDEAUX

 

 Included:

  • Transport by minibus (8 persons maximum)
  • Mineral water bottles available aboard the minibus
  • Entrance tickets for each site to be visited (Chateaux, lighthouse, monuments …)
  • Wine tastings in chateaux
  • Transport to the boat and crossing tickets
  • Lunch in a restaurant (drinks excluded)

Not included:

  • Personal expenses
  • Drinks at lunch

Special Mentions

Departure Point: 118 Quai de Bacalan 333000 BORDEAUX – Parking of Restaurant “Les Tontons”. -Tramway line B/Stop « la Cité du Vin »

In case of a group of 4 or more persons, Scorpii Tours will organize to pick up the passengers at a designated place (within 10 km from usual starting point)

Departure time: check in and boarding at 8.15pm – Departure at 8.30 pm sharp

In case of a group of 4 or more persons, Scorpii Tours will contact you to define the precise time for picking you up at the point you want (within 10km from usual departure point)

Duration of the tour: about 11 hours

Return Point:  same as starting point

Language during tour:  French

Language during visits of chateau: French/English/Spanish

Specific recommendations: since weather is unpredictable bring warm and waterproof clothes as well usual sun protection

Cancellation policy:

In case of a cancellation at least 7 days before departure date: no charge will be applied

In case of a cancellation between 3 to 6 days before departure date: 50% of the cost will be levied

In case of a cancellation less than 2 days before departure date:  100% of the cost will be levied

Change of date: possible depending on availabilities

A minimum of 4 persons is requested for a tour. If not Scorpii Tours reserves the right to cancel the tour and will proceed to full reimbursement.

Scorpii Tours might modify the tour in case of adverse weather conditions

  • ARCACHON BASIN & MEDOC CHATEAUX
  • ARCACHON BASIN & MEDOC CHATEAUX
  • ARCACHON BASIN & MEDOC CHATEAUX
  • ARCACHON BASIN & MEDOC CHATEAUX
  • ARCACHON BASIN & MEDOC CHATEAUX