4 days / 3 nights of bucolic beauty
St-Emilion is the quintessential wine village as well as being one of the most beautiful. Situated on a rise and surrounded by some of the most prestigious vineyards in the world, it is also one of France’s best-preserved medieval cities and a world heritage UNESCO site. Green rolling countryside, quiet country roads with stately châteaux provide the perfect backdrop for cycling.
Of all the Bordeaux wine regions, Saint-Emilion boasts the greatest concentration of biodynamic and organic vineyards. The lush green of the gently rolling countryside and the quiet beauty of the vineyard roads are best enjoyed at the leisurely pace of a bicycle. This 4-day cycling tour includes several prestigious wine visits and tastings, as well as a comprehensive tour of Saint-Émilion itself.
Rolling green vineyard landscapes around a world heritage site
Saint-Emilion is located amidst a sea of vines with hamlets and villages dotted about here and there. Pomerol, Saint Laurent des Combes, Saint-Christophe des Bardes, Saint-Sulpice de Faleyrens, Branne, Montagne Saint-Emilion are among the nearby villages we can visit.
Each day there is a different route that takes you through the vineyards along quiet country roads and village lanes. These include: The Banks of the Dordogne, The Grands Crus, Vines and Wines, and Orientation around Saint-Emilion, which also includes a guided walking tour of the town.