The Perfect Honeymoon Retreat to Bordeaux -

The Perfect Honeymoon Retreat to Bordeaux

4 Days | Honeymoons & Romance

Bordeaux Romance: Private Tours & Wine Tastings

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Explore the marvellous region of Bordeaux through a romantic five days spent well together. Start your journey with a private driver and enjoy yourself in a private wine tasting at Rouge Wine Bar. Privatized tours, tasings and lunching at various châteaux followed by a before hour visit of Bassins des Lumieres with breakfast and an afternoon spa. The perfect trip!

Day by Day


Day 1: Bordeaux - Martillac

Private Transfer from Bordeaux Airport to the Hotel Sources de Caudalie

A chauffeur will meet you for a private transfer from Bordeaux Airport to the Hotel Sources de Caudalie in a luxury vehicle.

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Private Wine Tasting at Rouge Wine Bar

The bar Rouge, at the Sources de Caudalie, is a place to experience and share, a place where people drink, enjoy, and make the most of good times with family and friends.

Guests can experience a wine tasting with an oenological expert who will explain the wine process, the wine production as when as the specificities of the wines you will be tasting.

Day 2: Martillac - Bordeaux - Saint-Julien-Beychevelle - Saint-Estèphe

Private Driver for the Day

A private driver in a luxury vehicle will pick you up at your hotel at the beginning of the day and drive you safely to your various appointments. At the end of the day, your driver will drive you back to your hotel.

As a local and wine amateur, he will give you pieces of advice and explanation about the region throughout the day.

Private Guided Visit, Tasting & Lunch at Chateau Gruaud Larose

Located in the heart of the Saint Julien appellation (Medoc region), the Château Gruaud Larose offers you a beautiful neo-classical style residence which offers a splendid view of the vineyards and the estuary.

From the top of the tower, you will enjoy the unobstructed view of the Medoc hills, vineyards and estuary. Looking into the distance, you will plunge into the fabulous history of the chateau, its terroirs and its wines.

The chateau also invites the food lovers to the heart of the local gastronomy. You will savor their signature dishes for your lunch.

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Private Visit and Tasting at Chateau Cos d Estournel

An unforgettable experience at Cos d’Estournel. You will discover the fascinating history of its founder Louis-Gaspard d’Estournel, nicknamed as Maharajah of Saint-Estèphe.

You will get an incomparable exposure of its vineyard and the variety of its terroirs. Then, you will see the modern gravity-flow cellar, housed under the oriental architecture of the pagodas and you will also taste the unique wines of Cos d’Estournel: Pagodes de Cos 2020, Cos d’Estournel through 4 legendary vintages – 2020, 2016, 2009, 2005 & Cos d’Estournel Blanc 2017.

Day 3: Martillac

Private Driver for the Morning

A private driver in a luxury vehicle will pick you up at your hotel at the beginning of the day and drive you safely to your activity. At the end of the morning, your driver will drive you back to your hotel.

Before Hour Private Guided Tour of Bassins des Lumieres with Breakfast

You will visit the world’s largest digital art center housed in a former submarine base on the edge of Bordeaux’s historic center. A continental breakfast with pastries, tea, coffee and juice will be served to you at 08:30 am.

You will enjoy masterpieces by the great names in art history, presented in the form of a magical sound and light exhibition, in four 110-meter-long water basins. You will also admire masterpieces from around the world that go beyond their paintings to become experiential projections.

The projection equipment offers a range of visual enhancements to suit the needs of your event. You can choose between : The original decor which is elegant lighting to highlight the site’s architecture, You can witness the current immersive exhibition where you will discover an exceptional journey to the heart of paintings done by great masters of art, Projection based on a theme, and you can also personalize the specific shows, for eg: the providers are on hand to help you produce a show to your specifications such as synopsis, scenography and animation of your media.

Afternoon Spa at the Sources de Caudalie

Vinothérapie® combines natural active ingredients from vines and grapes with exceptional skin care rituals to provide face and body treatments that are unique in the world.

Enjoy the perfect relaxing afternoon at the hotel’s spa, with a Spa menu including:

– A bath or body wrap (15′)
– Crushed Cabernet body scrub (35′)
– Warm oil sculpting treatment (20′)
– A major facial treatment (50′)

Day 4: Cognac

Private Transfer from your Hotel in Bordeaux to your Hotel in Cognac

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Day 5 : Cognac

Exclusive Private Visit and Tasting Followed by a Meal

Established in 1724, Remy Martin is one of the oldest and one of the “big tour” cognac houses responsible for producing most of the world’s cognac. It is recognized for its Cognac Fine Champagne which is a blend of Eaux-de-vie from the Grande Champagne and Petite Champagne.

Explore the historic house, Grollet Estate, as well as the production estate with a dedicated ambassador host and guide. Visit the private and historic rooms opened exclusively for your visit. At the end of the tour, enjoy a gastronomic lunch or dinner in the former distillery along with 2 tastings of Louis XIII.

Day 6 : Bordeaux

Private Transfer from Cognac to Bordeaux Airport

A chauffeur will meet you for a private transfer from your hotel in Cognac to the Bordeaux Airport in a luxury vehicle.

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About This Trip:

    • Enjoy 24/7 English-spoken telephone assistance while traveling
    • This itinerary includes transport, activities, guides, accommodations with breakfasts, and other listed services
    • Price is in USD per person, assuming double occupancy. Note that prices and availability are subject to change.

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