Château des Ducs

Landmarks and Historic Buildings

This imposing, prestigious château (20k south of Ste Foy la Grande) with its splendid architecture has a maze of 35 well restored rooms and 4 museums including one dedicated to the history of wine growing. The château also holds theatrical displays, classical music and jazz concerts

Places to visit nearby

Saint-Émilion in Aquitaine is the oldest wine area in the Bordeaux region and is a pretty medieval town with magnificent underground catacombs.

Bordeaux in Aquitaine is the region's capital and the home of French wine-making, recognised world-wide for its excellent wines, and is beautifully situated on the River Garonne.

Sarlat in Aquitaine is a pretty medieval market town surrounded by lush forests and countryside that is famous for its culinary delights of foie gras and truffles.

Nearby attractions

This underground tour takes you through the amazing underground monuments of Saint Emilion including the beautiful monolithic church that is carved from the rock.

An unique experience in Saint-Emilion where you can create regional specialties with advice from a chef, and taste your dishes with the wines of the château.

This award-winning centre in the heart of a vineyard is devoted to Bordeaux wines. Learn the secrets of wine making, taste and buy the product then visit the vineyards. An excellent choice of wines, with prices from €4 a...