At the wheel of your convertible buggy , equipped with a GPS tablet-guide, take a drive through the Graves countryside, Montesquieu's native region. During this getaway, you can choose between a wine-tasting visit in a Pessac-Léognan classified property or a guided visit of the Château de la Brède, Montesquieu's home.
Discover at your own pace the Graves wine region, the birthplace of Bordeaux wines, dotted with family estates as well as the most prestigious Pessac-Léognan names. Make a stop at the must see Château de la Brède, home of Charles de Montesquieu, the great philosopher.
You are guided but free to make stops or detours as and when you please.
Bring along some friends for an even more enjoyable driving experience: several moving vehicles can be linked together, so you remain in control of your own tour!
Our vehicles tell stories. More than mere automobiles, we offer an unparalleled tourist experience through an audio-guided GPS tour with fun and interactive multimedia as a couple or amongst friends.
Example of a program:
9.30 am: Departure from Memosine agency accompanied by your GPS tablet-guide
10:00 am: You will reach your first vineyards criss-crossing small roads along the river
11:30 am: You will cross the bridge to enter Graves vineyard territory
12:30 pm: Lunch (not included).
2:30 pm: Wine-tasting visit in a Pessac-Léognan Château* or visit of the Château de la Brède, philosopher Montequieu's home (on demand except Tuesdays)
4:00 pm: Make a stop at " the Sources de Caudalie" known worldwide for their vinotherapy spa and grape skincare products.
6:30pm: Arrival in Bordeaux
*Pessac-Léognan Classified Châteaux : Carbonnieux, Larrivet-Haut Brion, Grandmaison... according to availability