Visit Pauillac, the capital of the Médoc wine

Ready to go 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 specifically in Pauillac, in New Aquitaine. Whether you are accompanied by your friends or your family, the capital of the Médoc wine region will be able to fill 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 domain to present their wines and vines to you. Book your wine tasting experience in Pauillac now.

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What to do in Pauillac?

Pauillac is a commune in the southwest of France. It is located in the department of Gironde, in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region. Renowned for being the capital of the Médoc viticole, its vineyard is one of the most prestigious in the world.

When you arrive in Pauillac, you cannot miss the essential visits to castles, as numerous as they are. Its visits will allow you to learn more about the wine history of the region. Then, go to the Island of Patiras which is an island located in the Gironde estuary. Also observe its lighthouse, located northwest of the island of Patiras, which is now extinct but which will fill you with its architecture.

Stroll through the city and pass by the Saint-Martin Church, the La Fayette esplanade, the marina, the cave of Artigues without forgetting the covered market formerly presbytery.

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The Pauillac vineyard

We have said it again and again, and you surely knew it already, Pauillac is the capital of the Médoc wine. Its vineyard is unique and gave birth to 18 classified growths in 1855 including 3 of the 5 classified Premiers Grands Crus: Château Mouton Rothschild, Château Lafite Rothschild and Château Latour.

Pauillac, in addition to being a city full of history, is also a French red wine with a designation of origin (AOC) produced around Pauillac in the Médoc. Composed mainly of Cabernet-Sauvignon grape blended with Merlot, Pauillac wines are powerful, deep and extremely refined.

Discover more during your visit to Pauillac thanks to our winegrowers who will be happy to tell you the history of this city. Book your next wine tourism experience online now at Winalist. Payment is secure and instant booking. Have a nice stay in the capital of the Médoc!

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