Wine tourism has been developing for the last ten years, especially in the European producing countries. These were late contrary to the United States, Australia, and South Africa for example. In fact, these countries from the New World have developed a diversified offer in terms of wine tourism activities, from the most classic to the most breathtaking. Here is an interesting example of wine tourism activities offered by Château de Pressac in Bordeaux.
The story of Château de Pressac
The Château dates from the Middle Ages, it withstood the passing of time and history. Nowadays, Jean-François and Dominique Quenin are the owners of the Château de Pressac. They have done important work to improve the wine cellar and the vineyard. Thanks to these efforts, Château de Pressac is a Grand Cru Classé of the renowned appellation Saint-Emilion Grand Cru, since 2012.
Concerning the wine tourism activities, Château de Pressac proposes to visitors to live an incredible experience. In fact, they offer the possibility to explore the vineyard of Saint-Emilion by helicopter. This is an unusual way to discover a wine region in which visitors will keep for sure an unforgettable memory.
In addition to the classical visit of the Château and the wine tasting, the team offers the possibility to welcome professional events. In detail, this event includes the visit with an explanation about the story of the Château de Pressac. Plus, a lovely buffet to taste local food specialties and share a moment with colleagues, far from the daily routine.
It is important to remember that as a winery, it is necessary through your storytelling and your activities to stay in the memory of your visitors. In fact, they will remember you more easily if they learn more about your story or if they enjoyed their experience. Obviously, it is not a matter of means, it is a matter of welcoming and sharing.