Since Roman times, the rivers that surround Bordeaux have connected the region to the rest of the world and facilitated the trade of the very first red wines. Now, you can cruise the same rivers aboard the elegant Scenic Diamond on a Bordeaux Wine River Cruise with Scenic.
During guided cycling tours, you’ll discover the Bourdeaux blends of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, and Petit Verdot. The tours include a few stops along the way at historic chateaus, wineries, and estates for wine tasting. Accompanied by knowledgable guides, you will always get the best pairings and information so that you become a true sommelier by the end of your vacation.
Apart from expanding your food and drink knowledge, you’ll also get to learn the history from each town on your voyage through France. In St. Emilion tour the catacombs of the Monolithic Church, in Medoc visit the Bourg Castle and Carriages Museum, and in Libourne the 16th-century Gothic church. All with expert guides that make touring these relics a delight.
After miles of cycling and walking in the memorable wineries and historic centers, you can head back to your floating hotel and enjoy the luxurious amenities and comforts onboard. Take a trip to the salt lounge or the vitality pool to relax and revitalize. Visit the upper deck and enjoy your favorite beverage while you make your way to the nex destination.
With 65 appellations, 15 different grape varieties, and home to world-famous red wines Bordeaux is one of the most important regions in all of Europe. Aboard the all-inclusive Scenic Diamond River Cruise, your experience through the renowned southwest regions of France will be personalized and lavish. Book your next memorable vacation with Scenic aboard a Bordeaux Wine River Cruise.