Wine Cruise

Wine Cruise

The « Bordeaux River Cruise » company is specialized in river-oriented wine-tasting tourism. From Spring to Fall you can make a reservation for half-day or day-long cruises, and embark to discover the Bordeaux vineyards by boat. On these wine-tasting cruises you will get to taste various wines of the world famous Bordeaux appellations: the white, red and rosé wines of the Blaye and Bourg appellation on the Gironde Estuary’s right bank, or the famous « Grand Cru Classé 1855 » wines of the left bank Medoc appellation, or yet the Graves wines and the sweet white wines of the Sauternes upstream the Garonne river.

Wine Tasting Cruise Cité du Vin

Guided cruise on the Garonne River, dedicated to the wines of Bordeaux

Enjoy a river cruise of Bordeaux and its world-class wines. With an wine expert you will taste 2 representative wines of regional vineyards. During your tasting, listen to the fascinating history of Bordeaux quays: the river and local wine trade are intimately linked.

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Starting from 21€/ Pax.

Bike ride at Margaux

One day guided tour by boat and bicycle from Bordeaux.

Embark aboard Silnet for a wine cruise to one of Bordeaux's most prestigious vineyards. Once in Margaux, cycle through the vines and discover the specificities of the terroir before lunch at Château Marquis de Terme, Grand Cru Classé 1855. After the visit of the property, return to the river by bike for a return to Bordeaux by boat. 

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Starting from 170€/ Pax.

Idyllic island wine cruise

Fast launch tour, stopping at several islands

Cruise through the Gironde archipelago. Your first halt is on the Margaux island, a traditional winegrowing estate.You will have a second halt on the Patiras island for a "finger-food" lunch, enjoy the relaxing atmosphere and the view from the top of the lighthouse. Finaly, you will cruise in front of Vauban's impressive defensive works. 

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Starting from 148€/ Pax.

Wine cruise Blaye-Bourg

Pass Cité du Vin and boat trip along the right bank of the estuary

After an immersion in the Cité du Vin, embark on a guided cruise to discover the wines and heritage of Haute-Gironde. Lunch at the Côtes de Bourg wine bar with a winegrower and then join Blaye and its UNESCO citadel by boat to discover the Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux appellation. To extend your tasting, a bottle is offered.

NEW IN 2017: Add the Cité du Vin to your day!

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Starting from 130€/ Pax.

Wine-Cruise Médoc

Discovering the vineyards and wine castles by the river

A unique wine tour, firstly by coach to the Médoc wine castles route, then returning by boat up the Gironde Estuary. After a visit of a wine estate, you will board at Fort-Médoc, a Vauban fortress listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site, to return to Bordeaux. On-board, your guide will lead you through a tasting of 3 local wines.

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Starting from 52€/ Pax.

Wine Tasting Cruise "Printemps des Vins de Blaye"

SATURDAY 8th APRIL, a special tasting day in Blaye

SAT 8TH April 2018, come aboard for a wine-tasting cruise for the “Printemps des Vins de Blaye”. During the cruise, you will be initiated to a selection of wine from the “Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux” designation. With your "Tasting Pass", visit the famous “Citadelle de Blaye” and meet the 80 winemakers especially there to make you taste their different wines.

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Starting from 49€/ Pax.

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