Unless otherwise stated, your personal tour itinerary will include being greeted at your hotel or holiday home in the region of our tours, or the regional port or railway station.
The tour vehicle will be a fully air conditioned car or mini bus for small groups. Prestige vehicle upon special request.
We are not a Travel Agent so you will need to make your own travel arrangements to France and the region of our tours.
The following information is intended as a guide to the various options of travel to the regions of our tours
CRUISE SHIPS berthing at the ports of BORDEAUX or LA ROCHELLE
We have had the pleasure of welcoming passengers from Oceania Cruises, P&O, Windstar Cruises and The World formerly known as Residensea
Cruise Passengers who have booked a tailor made wine tour with us will be met at the point of disembarkation at Bordeaux. You will be personally driven and escorted by us to vineyards and wine chateaux for tastings. Book early to avoid disappointment.
From the port of La Rochelle we will collect and return small groups for Cognac visits and tastings. We advise booking well in advance to avoid disappointment.
A FERRY runs from Port Verdon Bordeaux across to Royan
We collect passengers from Royan ferry port and the ferry port at Blaye for our Cognac tasting tours.
Collection from Port Verdon for Medoc tours only. Minimum 6 people applies to this location.
Regional Airports serving the area of our tours include:-
BORDEAUX MERIGNAC, BERGERAC, LA ROCHELLE & LIMOGES
DIRECT FLIGHTS OPERATE FROM PARIS TO BORDEAUX
Please Note - Travel information contained on these pages is for your guidance only,details may have changed since our last edit. Airlines can change their routes seasonally, you are therefore advised to check with them before planning your journey.
DRIVERS Before leaving on your travels always check with a motoring organisation or government body for latest information on driving regulations and laws in France
WE DRIVE, WE GUIDE
YOU DISCOVER, YOU ENJOY
Remember drink responsibly & do not drink and drive
Brittany Ferries, Condor Ferries Sea France, L D Lines, Norfolk Line and P&O
FERRY DESTINATION PORTS FRANCE Le Havre, Cherbourg, St.Malo, Caen, Calais, Dieppe, Dunkerque, Bologne & Roscoff
UK FERRY PORTS Dover, Newhaven, Portsmouth, Poole, Plymouth and Weymouth.
TGV / SNCF / TER
Should you prefer to let the train take the strain the network of rail links is excellent throughout France.
Consult the web site of sncf.com/en/trains/tgv for train journey information.