Top 10 wine attractions: Bordeaux26th February, 2014 by Lauren Eads
Bordeaux is one of the world’s most famous wine regions, home to some of the oldest traditions and châteaux.
You could spend weeks trailing around the region’s 116,160 hectares of vineyards, 57 appellations, 10,000 wine-producing châteaux and 13,000 grape growers.
Not to mention its countless wine bars, museums and tasting tours.
An organised tour of a Bordeaux vineyard is the perfect way immerse yourself in the region.
But it is worth mentioning that many vineyards require bookings in advance and are often closed on weekends, so do plan ahead or book onto an organised tour to avoid disappointment.
Scroll through for 10 of the region’s wine based highlights…