Private tour to Cognac from Bordeaux (Luxury Minivan) - 1 Day

You will enjoy a day of relaxation, discovering Cognac and the distilleries, in the comfort of our premium air-conditioned van.

You will discover the Royal Chateau of Cognac during a visit that we have reserved for you. The origin of the construction of this historic monument is located around the year 950. This place steeped in history which sheltered many noble families, is today the property of the descendants of the two citizens who acquired it in 1795. These two traders then decided to make their cellars, and headquarters of the Otard company.

For your lunch, we will have reserved a restaurant which offers authentic and tasty cuisine.

You will spend your afternoon visiting one of the great Cognac houses. During this visit, you will discover all the secrets of this drink which was very appreciated by Napoleon. You can taste this famous Cognac, of course.

On your return to Bordeaux, your personal driver / guide will take you, as on the outward journey, with a velvet hand.

Includes

  • Bottled water
  • Parking fees in Saint-Émilion
  • Walking tour in Saint-Emilion to discover its cultural heritage
  • Vehicle with air conditioning and Wi-Fi
  • Round-trip private transportation with your driver / guide

Excludes

  • Tip or gratuity
  • Entrance fees to monuments, museums or Chateaux
  • Meals and drinks, unless otherwise stated

Itinerary

Day 1
Château Royal de Cognac

Come and discover the Royal Chateau of Cognac, witness to the History of France and Maison des Cognacs Baron Otard, it is classified as a Historic Monument.

Day 2
Restaurant La Courtine

For the inhabitants of Cognac, the reputation of the restaurant La Courtine is well established … La Courtine welcomes you in an elegant and green setting, that of the banks of the Charente and the François 1er park, the emblem of Cognac. Enjoying the shaded terrace in fine weather near the pontoon for a cruise on the gentle Charente, or pleasantly installed in the warm decor of the room decorated with wood, you will enjoy traditional cuisine and a wide grilled menu, favoring local products…

(This is a typical program, the restaurant where your table will be booked could change depending on the availability)

Day 3
Maison Hennessy

You will visit Maison Hennessy, one of the great distilleries in Cognac. This is an example, the visit can be at Camus, Martell, Rémy Martin, or Courvoisier, depending on availability for visits. All are institutions that have carried French excellence far beyond our borders, and which have made Cognac famous throughout the world.

(This is a typical program, the House of Cognac visited could change depending on the availability)

Overview

Trip Facts

  • 2 to 6 people
  • Luxury Minivan (Mercedes V-Classe or similar)
  • 8 hours and 30mn approx.
  • 2 visits
  • 2 tastings of Cognacs
  • 85€ / Pers.