COGNAC WINE TOURS

Visit Cognac Taste Cognac

DISCOVER & ENJOY COGNAC DURING OUR TOUR DAY WITH TASTINGS 

No doubt you know some of the famous Cognac brands, so if you have a favourite, let us know and we will include time to visit it during your tour day with us. Then journey with us to discover some of the actual producers who welcome our visitors and reveal their authentic estates where the hard work takes place all through the year to produce a result of excellence. Come and enjoy an exclusive visit with time to learn and appreciate the different aromas during tasting.

  •  Our tours and visits are informal and relaxed and are tailored to suit your level of interest, including those new to the flavours of Cognac and the process of making it.  If tasting is not for you, discover and enjoy the different aromas of the various Cognac  All our itineraries are arranged and booked on an individual basis, so feel free to request a long lunch period if you wish. We do not run a daily rolling programme with set programmes, tour times or rendez-vous points, so you will not be sharing transport with other visitors. Tours are primarily conducted in English. Our tours are for those over 18 years of age.
  • The main tour season begins April 1st and continues until 31st October. We will conduct some tours during November, January, February and March to those Cognac producers who welcome visitors out of season but please note we do not provide tours on Sundays out of season and venue options are limited on Saturdays during this period. Please contact us with your request and dates.
  • Enquiries and bookings during office hours anytime of year, and emails are constantly monitored. We use central European time.
  • National Holidays in France 2017 January 1st, April 16th/17th, May1st, May 8th, May 25th, June 4th/5th, July 14th, August 15th, November 1st, November 11th & December 25th.
  • Tastings are for those of 18 years and older.
  •  All tours, visits and offers are subject to availability. Booking in Advance only. Terms & Conditions Apply.

Discover the Journey of Cognac
The Vineyards, the Grapes made into Wine, the Wine distilled to Eau de Vie and the silent ageing of
Eau de Vie to become Cognac
An Enthusiastic Welcome Awaits You !

IN PARIS, BORDEAUX or COGNAC WITH A DAY TO SPARE?

  • 09h30-10h00 Collection from Angouleme or Cognac railway station or your Hotel in the Cognac region. For train reservations www.tgv.com/en
  • BEHIND THE SCENES - Time to discover what is involved in producing Cognac from the grape vine to the bottle, taste and enjoy excellent Cognacs of various ages at independent producers and suppliers of excellent quality Cognac.
  • Taste and Discover Pineau des Charentes served chilled as an aperitif or enjoyed paired with dishes throughout your meal.
  • Opportunity to purchase products direct from the producer but there is no obligation to do so
  • Lunch period in Jarnac or Cognac
  • Enjoy the panoramic views of the area from one of the tables of orientation
  • Option of visit with tasting at one of the famous Cognac houses of your choice

IN PORT AT LA ROCHELLE, BORDEAUX or RIVER CRUISE PORTS OF BLAYE , LIBOURNE or BOURG

Cruise Passengers - Let us know the date and your time available whilst in Port and we will tailor make a tour for you. Remember you need to book in advance as enquiries for these tours start early in the year!

Discover not only Cognac but also Pineau & Wine

 In the Cognac Area with 4 hours to spare? THEN LET'S GO!


Experience the flavours of Cognac, Pineau & Wine from the Charente

Come with us to the heart of the Cognac producing region for visit & tasting

Discover how Cognac and Pineau are made.

Bring your own picnic or we will stop whilst you make some picnic purchases.

We'll drive to a tranquil location riverside or amid the vines and provide a tasting of Pineau & wine from the Charente. 

 Monday-Friday during May, June, July & August.

10h00 - 14h00  OR  12h00 - 16h00

Booking in Advance Essential


Get Started! Contact us for availability to Discover Cognac.

A PASSION FOR WINE ?

Join us to discover more than just wine bottles!

Experience a wine tour with tastings in one of our wine tour regions 

Bordeaux regions of Saint Emilion, Pomerol or Medoc. 

Discover fantastic wines of Bergerac in Dordogne

For more information visit our dedicated web site www.bacchus-wine-tours.com

OR 

Email us now with your request 

Barrels for the Wine & Cognac Industry Handmade
A visit to a tonnellerie (barrel maker) is a fascinating process to watch. If you are interested, just request it is included in your itinerary

Charente Maritime

EXCLUSIVE ESCORTED TOUR WITH TASTING IN CHARENTE MARITIME


A day to discover part of the coastal area of the region

Visit one of the beautiful quaint coastal villages

Enjoy French cuisine of your choice

Visit the vineyards and taste the Cognac and Pineau of the Charente Maritime