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Underground Saint-Émilion

From 9 €
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Office de Tourisme du Grand Saint-Émilionnais
Place des Créneaux - 33000 - Saint-Émilion

05 57 55 28 28

05 57 55 28 29

accueil@saint-emilion-tourisme.com

www.saint-emilion-tourisme.com

Months during which visitors are welcome

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Opening days

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The vastest monolithic church of Europe

Do not miss this inescapable visit offering an immersion about 45 minutes at the heart of the limestone for an exclusive discovery of the underground heritage of Saint-Émilion!

From the history of the founding monk of the village, to the digging of the surprising monolithic church, the visit will make you discover 4 monuments : the hermitage of Émilion, the Trinity Chapel and its medieval paintings, the catacombs as well as the underground church.



YOU WILL LOVE IT

  • The doors of these monuments will open only with a guide.
  • The cave of Émilion shelters an all over the world renamed seat of fertility.
  • A written translation is available in several languages (German, English, Chinese, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Rumanian, Russian and Ukrainian) on simple request at the Tourist Office before the beginning of the visit.
Practical information
  • 45 to 60 min - Meeting place: in front of the monolithic church

  • End of the ticket sale at the Tourist Office 5 min before the departure.

  • 44°53'37.320"N 0°9'23.753"W // 44.8937 -0.156598

prices
  • 9 €

  • 6,50 € (10/17 youth, students, job seekers, religious, people with disabilities)

  • Free under 10 years old

languages
  • French
  • English
  • Spainish
means of payment
  • Credit cards accepted

  • "Chèques vacances" accepted

services & labels
  • Animals accepted

  • Reservations necessary

  • Duration

  • On foot

  • Tickets available at the Tourist Office

  • Secure payment over the Web site

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