Ready to set off on an adventure to discover the world of wines and spirits? We invite you to make a stopover in the Pays des Grands Crus, more precisely in Pauillac, in New Aquitaine. Whether you are accompanied by your friends or your family, the wine capital of the Médoc will satisfy you with wine tourism visits. You will find below the list of our partner hosts in Pauillac. Each of them will warmly welcome you to their estate to present their wines and their vines. Book your wine experience in Pauillac now.
Pauillac is a commune in the South West of France. It is located in the Gironde department, in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region. Renowned for being the wine capital of the Médoc, its vineyard is also one of the most prestigious in the world.
When you arrive in Pauillac, you will not be able to miss the unmissable visits to castles, as numerous as they are. His visits will allow you to learn more about the wine-growing history of the region. Thereafter, go to the Island of Patiras which is an island located in the estuary of the Gironde. Also observe its lighthouse, located northwest of the island of Patiras, which is now extinct but which will delight you with its architecture.
Stroll through the city and pass by the Saint-Martin Church, the La Fayette esplanade, the marina, the Artigues cave, not to mention the covered market formerly the presbytery.
The Pauillac vineyard
We have said it again and again, and you probably already knew it, Pauillac is the wine capital of the Médoc. Its vineyard is unique and gave birth to 18 classified growths in 1855, including 3 of the 5 Premiers Grands Crus classés: Château Mouton Rothschild, Château Lafite Rothschild and Château Latour.
Pauillac, in addition to being a town full of history, is also a French red wine with an appellation d'origine contrôlée (AOC) produced around Pauillac in the Médoc. Composed mainly of the Cabernet-Sauvignon grape blended with Merlot, the wines of Pauillac are powerful, deep and extremely refined.
Discover more during your visit to Pauillac thanks to our winegrowers who will be happy to tell you about the history of this town. Book now your next wine tourism experience online on Winalist. Payment is secure and instant booking. Enjoy your stay in the capital of the Médoc!