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Gourmet Touring

3 Lieu dit Montauge, 33190, Bordeaux, France
+33 6 32 80 04 74
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Meticulous planning, wonderful trip

John's meticulous planning, reflected in a bound, customized itinerary mailed in advance, resulted... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Incredible 3 days in Bordeaux

To celebrate my husband's retirement, we planned a month long journey to France with friends to... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Acclaimed by Conde Nast Traveller & wine writer Jancis Robinson for their professionalism & knowledge a GT itinerary is much more than a wine tour. Every experience is tailor-made to individual clients’ requirements enabling them to experience the best food, wine and culture that the region has to offer. A licensed tour operating company, based in Bordeaux France since 2003, Gourmet Touring will organize every minute detail of your visit from beginning to end with an attention to detail that is unparalleled by others.
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3 Lieu dit Montauge, 33190, Bordeaux, France
Rue Sainte-Catherine
3 Lieu dit Montauge, 33190, Bordeaux, France
+33 6 32 80 04 74

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

John's meticulous planning, reflected in a bound, customized itinerary mailed in advance, resulted in a wonderful, relaxing tour of vineyards surrounding St. Emilion and Bourdeaux. His selection of chateaux and restaurants were top notch, and our driver/tour guide was excellent. Highly recommend. If you're going...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

To celebrate my husband's retirement, we planned a month long journey to France with friends to visit Paris, Normandy, Brittany, Canal du Midi cruise, Dordogne and Bordeaux (our daughter also joined us for the last 2 1/2 weeks). For the Bordeaux portion, we utilized the...More

Thank MyPassionisTravel
Reviewed 30 November 2017

In June 2017 we went on a Scenic River Cruise in the Bordeaux region and decided to extend our stay by 5 days and do a land tour of the area. Never having been in Bordeaux we decided to engage the services of Gourmet Touring...More

Thank kathybaker4
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

From the moment I contacted John, I was very impressed with this company and their itinerary suggestions. John was able to adapt to my requirements as I had already booked accommodation and my car hire. Next time I would leave it to John to organise...More

Thank lwhite65
Reviewed 7 September 2017

fantastic service. We booked very late but everything was organised from the car hire, Satnav, wine tasting and hotel. There was suggested routes for both days - we mixed and matched a few different routes as our plane was not till 22.00 so we had...More

Thank jerryappleyard
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

The entire trip was well planned by Gourmet Touring with good recommendations of hotels and nice range of restaurants from Michelin star to simple meals that we enjoyed I especially enjoyed Miles restaurant in Bordeaux city Vineyard and wine tastings were also comprehensive The last...More

Thank plkpl
Reviewed 6 June 2017

My wife and I are in our 50's and love red wine. I wanted a trip to bordeaux france to taste wine, learn about wine, eat well and be immersed in french culture. Usually, I arrange trips on my own but felt the logistics here...More

Thank indianapolisfolks
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

In order to celebrate the 30th birthday of our son my wife and I decided to surprise him & his girlfriend with a wine trip in and around Bordeaux. On TripAdvisor we selected Gourmet Touring as our "Fixer". To make a long story short: the...More

Thank h.o. v
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We are seasoned travelers and have to say that this trip has to be one of our top 3 tours. John Mears and Gourmet Touring have everything planned down to the minute yet allowing enough free time to explore areas on your own. The hotels...More

Thank Marilynn L
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We booked a 'tour' through Gourmet Touring for 4 days through the Bordeaux region. We were a group of 3 friends with our own car and acccomodation, based in Bordeaux city. Gourmet Touring provided a tailored plan and guide book with plenty of extra ideas...More

Thank 7Grayj
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16 May 2016|
Response from Ruben P | Reviewed this property |
Via his website. He is very responsive. ( sorry I cant paste in here won't let me) Cheers!
Jan L
31 August 2015|
Response from GourmetTouring | Property representative |
Apologies Jan that we did not answer this sooner. Gourmet Touring offer cookery classes as part of whole programs but not as stand alone events. Our classes need a good deal of advance notice to book but if you want... More
14 August 2015|
Response from GourmetTouring | Property representative |
At Gourmet Touring we can organise cookery classes and food and wine pairing courses as part of your itinerary. They are each very specific so are run iseparate expert tutors in specially chosen locations. As such they are... More