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Saint-Emilion Monolithic Church

Place des Creneaux, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France
+33 5 57 55 28 28
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Place des Creneaux, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France
+33 5 57 55 28 28
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an inspiring journey through history and how this lovely town sprouted from the humble beginnings and journey of a Saint and his disciples.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago

I throughly enjoyed this tour. Audrey was very knowledgeable and brought the story of St Emilion to life as she guided us through the limestone to see the chapel, catacombs and church.

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to St. Emillion for the wind and an opportunity to see the country side. We had a great visit to a winery, but the Underground Church was amazing. Only about 10% of the tourists find it. There is a small entrance on an...More

Thank Luckydog889
Reviewed 5 days ago

We did a tour of the Church and the monument. Walked through the catacombs and learned the story of Saint Emilion. We were on a Bordeaux 3 day City Pass and it included the tour at no charge. We took the train from Bordeaux -...More

Thank CRChica01
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately I missed the English tour so I went on the French one and was given a transcript. The guide seemed to be very knowledgeable and she spoke slowly and clearly so I could pick up on some of the stuff she was saying. The...More

Thank AoifeNiSh
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you are visiting the border region be sure to stop and visit Saint Emillion. The shadows were wonderful, the integrity of the town attitudes charm and there are many quaint inns and B&Bs to stay in the area.

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Near the hotel, there aré severals good restaursnts in the area, and wineries to show excellents wines.

Thank Blanca P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The visit to Saint Emilion is of course all about wine testing and dinner but it is also worth devoting an hour or two to visit wonderful sights. Be aware Saint-Émilion's history goes back to prehistoric times and is a UNESCO World Heritage with fascinating...More

Thank T0urist7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful little visit. It wraps around you and lifts the town up that makes you feel embraced by the warmth of the region. This doesn't take long and below there is a little square that you can truly feel like a local.

Thank Becki T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth the visit, just remember that the English tours leave once a day only. The underground church is amazing!

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Sofia M
Is there way to purchase the English language tour in advance, via internet?
3 May 2017|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
Our tour was in English, arranged through the tourist information office in St. Emilion. We booked it in person, however, not via the internet. Their tourism office has a site in English that TripAdvisor rules prohibit me... More
Is it possible to just walk thru the Monolithic church without a tour? Thanks
18 July 2016|
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Response from Lord M | Reviewed this property |
No. You have yo take a tour.
Is it possible to just walk thru the Monolithic church without a tour? Thanks
18 July 2016|
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Response from nancystud | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we walked in fir a bit