Bordeaux is the largest and most significant wine district in France. It is the leading AOC vineyard of France, attributed to its great diversity of high-quality terriors. There are approx 10.000 wineproducers producing 800 mill bottles of wine annually. Vineyard tours are one of the main tourist attractions, as wel as tasting and buying wine.
We have experienced partners who will help you arrange your visits to some of the best producers in the area.
Boredeaux is divided into two parts, The West Bank were you´ll find Margaux, Medoc, Graves and Sauterne, and The East Bank where you´ll find Pomerol and Saint Emilion.
Chez Henri B&B is situated 10 min from Saint Emilion.
The best way to explore the area is by car. You can drive yourself or we can arrange for a driver to take you to your winetastings.
We can also arrange for a helicopter ride or a hot air balloon ride over the vineyards.
The train station in Castillon is 4 km from Chez Henri B&B. A 10 min train ride will take you from Castillon to Saint Emilion, or to Bordeaux, Gare St Jean, in 50 min.
St Emilionnais Golf Club is only 4 km from Chez Henri B&B. It is open for non-members. No green-card required, nor a minimum handicap. Equipment can be hired. We will help you make a reservation.