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The Citadel of Blaye

Your stroll through the fortress is punctuated with information panels that evoke the history of the site and its development. Picnic tables are provided. For the comfort and safety of all, vehicles are not admitted to the site. Free parking is provided outside the ramparts. The old barracks are now fitted out as workshops for artists and artisans, restaurants, souvenir shops, a hotel, a museum devoted to the history of the citadel and the Gironde estuary.

The medieval village of Bourg

Nestled atop a large cliff, the village of Bourg is a classified “Ancient Village”. Fortified by the English and encircled by ramparts, people could enter Bourg via its gates, three of which are still visible today. Bourg is divided between two levels connected by a maze of small streets: the upper town (shops, craftsmen and the citadel) and the lower town (port, wash houses and water activities).

Pair-non-Pair cave

Visit Pair-non-Pair, one of the oldest decorated caves in the world, older than the one at Lascaux. Occupied for 60 years, before and after Aurignacian, over 15000 tools and 6000 bones from 60 animal species have been found, sources of information on the evolution of the human race, the lithic and bone industry as well as the climate and environment.

The gallo roman villas of Plassac

The archaeological site of Plassac, is listed as National Historical Monument. It contains the remains of 3 main states of Gallo-Roman villas erected successively between the 1st and the late 4th and early 5th century.

Château Marquis de Vauban
Blaye
Open all year

Château Marquis de Vauban

Open daily from the 23rd of March to the 15th of November
Open all year by appointment

Téléphone : +33 5 57 42 80 37

Tarifs : From €8 to €38
Visite guidée de la citadelle de Blaye par les souterrains
Blaye
From the 1 February 2021

Visite guidée de la citadelle de Blaye par les souterrains

Guided tours of the citadel through the underground passages every day, except December 25 and January 1. Departure at 2:30 p.m. in February, November and December. In March, April, May, October, until June 18 and from September 20, departure at 2:30 p.m. every day + a departure at 4:00 p.m. on weekends and bank holidays. From June 19 to September 19, departures at 11 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Téléphone : +33 5 57 42 12 09

Tarifs : Adult € 7.50, child 5-12 years € 5.50, free - 5 years old.
Terres d'Oiseaux
Braud-Et-Saint-Louis
Open all year

Terres d'Oiseaux

Téléphone : +33 5 57 32 88 80

Location de vélo électrique
Bourg

Location de vélo électrique

Téléphone : +33 5 57 68 31 76

Château Frédignac
Saint-Martin-Lacaussade
From the 1 April 2021

Château Frédignac

From February to Novembre, from Monday to Friday from 9 am to 12 pm and from 2 pm to 5 pm.

Téléphone : +33 5 57 42 24 93

Tarifs : Free of charge
Citadelle de Blaye, patrimoine mondial de l'UNESCO
Blaye
Open all year

Citadelle de Blaye, patrimoine mondial de l'UNESCO

All year round

Téléphone : +33 5 57 42 12 09

Tarifs : Free of charge
Visites commentées de Blaye et Plassac en petit train
Blaye
From the 5 July 2021

Visites commentées de Blaye et Plassac en petit train

From the 7th of July (except from the 14th to the 18th of July) to the 22nd of August
Daily at 11am (only inside the citadel of Blaye), 2:15 pm, and 3:45 pm + 5:15 pm in August

Téléphone : +33 5 57 42 12 09

Tarifs : Adult : from €4 to €11
Children : from €4 to €6
Boucle de Montalon, Saint-André-de-Cubzac

Boucle de Montalon, Saint-André-de-Cubzac

Téléphone : +33 5 57 43 64 80

Châteaux Solidaires (Cave du Blayais)
Cars
Open all year

Châteaux Solidaires (Cave du Blayais)

Open year round, except holidays.
Tuesday to Friday, 9 am to 12 pm and 2 pm to 6 pm.

Téléphone : +33 5 57 42 13 15
+33 5 57 42 97 94

Tarifs : Free of charge
Morning tour in the scenic train of Blaye
Blaye

Morning tour in the scenic train of Blaye

Téléphone : +33 5 57 42 12 09

Village ancien de Blaye
Blaye
Open all year

Village ancien de Blaye

All year round

Téléphone : +33 5 57 42 12 09

Tarifs : Free of charge
Musée d'archéologie et d'histoire de Blaye
Blaye
From the 1 March 2021

Musée d'archéologie et d'histoire de Blaye

Open year round

Tarifs : Adult €5
Children €4
Morning tour in the scenic train of Blaye
Blaye

Morning tour in the scenic train of Blaye

Téléphone : +33 5 57 42 12 09

Château Monconseil-Gazin
Plassac
Open all year

Château Monconseil-Gazin

Open year round, Monday to Friday, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and 2 pm to 6 pm.
Weekends by appointment only.

Téléphone : +33 5 57 42 16 63

Tarifs : Tasting tour €7

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