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Address: 57 Rue Bocage | 33200, 34210 Bordeaux, France
Phone Number: +33 6 43 95 19 65
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Description: Quality wine tours run by Hamish Wakes-Miller, an experienced wine trader...
Quality wine tours run by Hamish Wakes-Miller, an experienced wine trader and knowledgeable guide to the best Chateaux in Bordeaux and the most interesting hidden gems in the south of France. Fun, enjoyable and educational.
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Well, where can I start? My husband read the reviews about Bella Wine tours, and we decided to book a couple days during our anniversary trip to Bordeaux. Those days were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Well, where can I start? My husband read the reviews about Bella Wine tours, and we decided to book a couple days during our anniversary trip to Bordeaux. Those days were absolutely amazing and fun! My husband has always dreamed of going to some the the Chateaus in Bordeaux, and has an excellent knowledge of wine. But spending two days... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

If you plan on touring through the Bordeaux region at all, you MUST hire Hamish! We spent three days with him and learned so much about the region and the wine making process that it made our tour a most memorable experience. He knows all of the wines, all of the vineyards and his access to them is unsurpassed. It... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

It's very rarely you see a company on Trip Advisor that rates as so excellent. I'm here to add yet another review raving about the quality of our wine tour! We contacted out guide Hamish last minute after our flight conflicted with a different wine tour we had booked with a different company. On incredibly short notice, he was able... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The four of us spent 2 days with Hamish and we had a great time. Hamish has a fantastic sense of humor and we got on very well. My in laws were well looked after and the tour / experience far exceeded their expectations.

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Wilmington, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

My husband and I spend 3 days with Hamish in the Medoc, Sauternes, and St. Emilion wine regions of Bordeaux. Each day we visited interesting and exemplary wine chateaux (including Chateau Lafite Rothschild) and were kept entertained by his keen sense of humor and extensive knowledge of the wine industry. Hamish's first hand knowledge of the complicated classifications in each... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Marianne conducted a spectacular and intimate tour of the Medoc region.The best part about using Bord 360 is that the tours are small -- only 6 of us on the bus, from all over the world.Marianne did the tour in English, as all of us spoke that language. On the way to Medoc, she pointed out historical sites along the... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Hamish is simply fantastic. We had a two-day tour in early August (one day Left Bank, one day Right Bank). After the two day tour, my wife and I left with a wealth of information and understanding about the region and its wines. Everything was perfect, and Hamish showed us an excellent representation of the chateaux in Bordeaux. We visited... More 

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Cobourg, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Hamish did a full day tour of the left bank for us just around the end of harvest (which we got to witness first hand at one of the chateaux). His knowledge of the wine business, the region and of the wines themselves was evident. Clearly he knows his stuff, but there's no attitude or pretension as he provides his... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We were fortunate to have Bella Wine Tours for a day and a half in Bordeaux. We ran hard but did a huge amount in a short time. Definitely an area worth a longer return visit. We arrived at the mouth of the river via cruise ship, Oceania Insignia where the ship made a short stop at Le Verdon- sur-Mer... More 

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Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We had the opportunity to visit the medoc for a day and wanted in this briefest of time to get the best appreciation of the area, wines, viticulture, history and stories of the medoc. We were extremely fortunate to come across bela wine tours and it's owner Hamish. We ended up having the most wonderful of days, visiting some of... More 

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Address: 57 Rue Bocage | 33200, 34210 Bordeaux, France
Phone Number: +33 6 43 95 19 65
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bordeaux

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