Bordeaux Wine Tourism, St Emilion, Tourism, Wine Tourism

Must sees in Super St Emilion

St Emilion spire in the sunshine 24 September

st emilion street

Do the underground monument tour including the amazing underground Church etc organised by the tourist information (only one in English is at 2pm otherwise more in French see http://www.saint-emilion-tourisme.com/)

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Go up the bell tower (key from tourist info) for amazing views over St Emilion’s tear shaped rampart city

Chateau La Dominique's La Terrasse Rouge (also an excellent brasserie restaurant www.laterrasserouge.com))

Chateau La Dominique’s La Terrasse Rouge (also an excellent brasserie restaurant http://www.laterrasserouge.com))

Dine at La Terrasse Rouge brasserie at Château la Dominique overlooking Cheval Blanc and Pomerol chateaux

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Discover les Grottes des Ferrande, a gallery of square carbved out caves near to Château de Ferrande

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Dine at l’Atelier de Candale restaurant in a small château just outside of St Emilion in its most beautiful valley (reasonable prices, beautiful presentation)

Have a glass of sparkling wine and the famous macaroons picnic in the Cordeliers ruins

Go into la Cave Dourthe to see some amazing wines at great prices (next to Grand Barrail Hotel)

Find your way to the 4000 year old druid menhir stone at Pierrefitte (just off the Route de Castillon direction St Sulpice when leaving Libourne)

And of course the châteaux that produce some of the best wines in the world.

For the best châteaux to visit in St Emilion

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Wine bod living in Bordeaux whose passion is finding authentic wines and getting them to your doorstep

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