Vignobles et Découvertes

Are you a wine and wine tourism enthusiast? Would you like to take advantage of your holidays in Gironde to discover the vineyards and the Grands Crus Classés of Bordeaux? By staying at Sunêlia La Pointe du Médoc, a certified "Vignobles & Découvertes" campsite, you are making the right choice! Let's go for a stay in the heart of a territory where wine is sacred and where there are many prestigious vineyards...

Sunêlia La Pointe du Médoc and the vineyards of the Médoc

Between the Atlantic Ocean and the Gironde estuary, the Sunêlia La Pointe du Médoc campsite is located in a prestigious land of wines. The Médoc is a region endowed with a rich terroir with its internationally renowned vineyards and castles. The strength of this wine region is indeed in the production of exceptional wines. Producing mainly red wines, the Médoc vineyard develops under 8 appellations: Médoc, Haut-Médoc, Pauillac, Margaux, Saint-Estèphe, Moulie-en-Médoc, Listrac-Médoc and Saint-Julien.

Médoc wines are also subject to two classifications:

  • the historical classification of 1855 with the great classified growths of Bordeaux (Château Lafite Rothschild, Château Margaux, Château Latour, Sauternes…);
  • the more recent one, from 1932, which includes the crus bourgeois.

The Médoc wine route and the Bordeaux region

You can continue your wine tourism journey along the magnificent and famous Médoc wine route. From Verdon-sur-Mer to Bordeaux, cross the most famous AOCs in the world such as Margaux, Pauillac and Saint-Estèphe. Take the opportunity to discover the great castles of the Médoc (Margaux, Lafite Rothschild, Mouton Rothschild, Latour…), without forgetting the smaller family properties which will also open the doors of their estate to you to share a convivial moment.

The geographical location of our campsite also allows you to discover the other wine regions of Bordeaux in the surrounding area: Graves, Sauternes, Blaye and Bourg, Saint-Émilion, Pomerol, Fronsac, Entre-deux-mers, etc.