Underground Tour of Saint-Emilion

Saint-Émilion
Aquitaine
Attractions and places of interest
Trips and Tours

This underground tour takes you through the amazing underground monuments of Saint Emilion including the beautiful monolithic church that is carved from the rock. Covering several centuries of history and legend, the tour will take you through the catacombs to learn their secrets and see the wonderful paintings inside the Chapelle de la Trinité.

Nearby attractions

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...

The Flamboyant Gothic basilica of St Michel took 2 centuries to build between the 14th and 16th centuries. A beautiful building by itself, although much of its original stained glass was destroyed during WW2, it is...

Created in 1973, the Museum of Contemporary Art (or CAPC), is housed inside an old warehouse that was once used for storing colonial foodstuffs.

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.

Arcachon in Aquitaine is a beautiful coastal town inside the inspiring inland sea of the bay of Arcachon.