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Address: 33250 Pauillac, France
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We felt extremely lucky to have been able to get in to Ch Lafite for a tour but emailed well in advance and were able to secure a visit. I'm sure being the middle of December... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2016
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

We felt extremely lucky to have been able to get in to Ch Lafite for a tour but emailed well in advance and were able to secure a visit. I'm sure being the middle of December helped but I'm not complaining at all. Our guide Nicholas was excellent and gave a great overview of the Estate and how they make... More 

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Vancouver, B.C.
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you are a wine lover and planning to take a trip to Bordeaux, you should try to email them ahead of time for a private tour. Please do not expect to see souvenirs or shops, this over 200 years old Chateau produces wines that are worth a fortune. You can also get to taste some as well and enjoy... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2015

We enjoyed the facility, of the first growths it was one of the more interesting storage cellers. You can peer into the caves and it feels almost like Hogwarts! Has a nice old world charm to it.

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Wilmington, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2015

We had a private tour and tasting of the 2001 vintage with Frederic (scheduled through Bella Wine Tours). This is not a chateau you can drive up to and schedule a tour. You need to make a reservation well in advance but it is so worth it. Frederic was terrific and so was the wine! The memory of this visit... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2015

Wine tasting in style in one of the most famous wine producer in Bordeaux. The wines are pretty young but they are already great!

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Thank John S
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 February 2015

Best wine in the world ... Lovely place to been ... Recommend to all , love the place and wine ... Should also walk around their lovely garden

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2015

What a classic place! My best wine visit. Class, tradition, great guide/sommelier, and the best degustation ever...a Lafite 2001 ! The best!

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Newark, New Jersey
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Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

nicolas our guide was very informative about the chateau and its wine and we had a wonderful opportunity to taste an older vintage. The storage room is circular, more like a concert hall and they in fact do have them there too. Great history here so make sure you visit here.

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Thank suzeyes
Omaha, Nebraska
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Reviewed 8 April 2014

Informative English tour by Nicolas. Good history of the chateau and the wine making process, with an awesome wine tasting. Only possible by advanced reservation, make reservations as early as possible.

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Calgary, Alberta
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Reviewed 21 July 2013

This is my second visit to Chateau Lafite. Both times were memorable for different reasons. Our small group of 6 was granted the privilege to visit via our fantastic wine tour guide. We felt we were treated special, as we were taken to this working winery with employees going around doing their jobs, and we were let into their work... More 

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