Rarely a castle has marked so much its territory. Built on a rise dominating the Dropt valley, the fortress becomes the key witness of historical developments and seigniorial life.
Duras, a whole country
Wines and vines
Men grow vineyards in Duras area since 12th century.
At Duras, the “Maison des vins de Duras” presents a permanent exhibition « the vineyards’ key points » as well as the vine garden to make you discover the Côtes de Duras wines quality. If you wish to make an itinerary of your own to visit the vineyards , personal advices can be given on request. The wine makers propose 160 bottles of red, rosé, dry white and sweet wine.
Numerous wine cellars or wineries, as well as the cooperative winery of Berticot greet the visitors on their properties.
Tel : +33 (0)5 53 20 20 70
The village and its countryside
A discovery tour of the village, fortified in the 12th century will give you a further sense of history. There are a number of local shops which will give you a warm welcome, and a pause for refreshment at one of the cafés is highly recommended. Its countryside offer lots of visiting and animation dedicated to crafts, vernacular and gardens.
Information on shops, services, accommodations, entertainment… :
Tel : 33 (0)5 53 83 63 06