Area- Activities

View over the vineyards of Lot et Garonne
View over the vineyards of Lot et Garonne



The house is in the center of Aquitaine, close to the vineyards of Bordeaux, Buzet, Duras and Marmande.

We provide many documents on site to assist you plan your trips according to your desires.

The classics:


- Casteljaloux Golf : 18 holes overlooking Lake Clarens


- Horse Riding : Poussignac, Casteljaloux, Pont-des-Sables (for classes or walks, alone or in groups, for adults and children)


- Casteljaloux Spa : 2 naturally heated pools, 2 sauna, 2 hammam Jacuzzi, Japanese baths, massages, hot stone on ...


- Casteljaloux Casino : table games (blackjack) and slot machines


- Watersports Lake Clarens : beach, tree climbing, pedal boats, paintball


- Winery tours : Sauternes, Chateau Yquem, cellar Cocumont Castle Leyritz-Moncassin ...


The "Nature delights" :


- The lateral canal of the Garonne is 12 km away, and offers you boating (rentals individual or group, small boat or barge, on-site dining reservation ...)

- Canoeing on the canal and the Garonne

- Rental bike along the canal and its locks

- Hiking: many paths, one is starting from the house, and goes for a 10km walk in the forest (many hiking trails available at the tourist office)

- The fishing for fishing lovers in the river, several rivers nearby

- The Atlantic Ocean is just 1 hour drive (Biscarosse Mimizan, Lake Cazeaux Dune du Pyla) perfect for a day



Nérac - a typical boat on the Baïse River
Nérac - a typical boat on the Baïse River



The Aquitaine Wines


- The Bordeaux vineyards close to: Yquem, Sauternes, Saint-Emilion,

- The Lot and Garonne vineyards : Duras, Buzet

- Cave cooperative Marmandais

- Cave de Leyritz Montcassin

- Armagnac


To visit: beautiful "Bastides" of Aquitaine

- Bazas, cathedral on the way to Saint Jacques de Compostela, its downtown

- Nerac, its boat rides on the Baise, the castle of Henry IV museum, its medieval city center

- Barbaste and Vianne: ancient walled houses

- Castle Roquetaillade

- Castle Cazeneuve

- Saint-Emilion, Bordeaux, Agen


For children:

- Lake Casteljaloux: ropes course (course depending on the size of children at the top of trees for teenagers)

- The Cauldron farm (farm visits, goat milking, cheese making, ecological vision)

- Theme park Walliby



Roquetaillade Castle
Roquetaillade Castle



- Visit to an old school to Lagruère

- Storyteller Country to discover the true territory (Mr Richon )

- House of radio and television Samazan

- People of Garonne Meilhan sur Garonne : scénovision recounting the lives of the Garonne


An idea - a day :

Arcachon Bay , the harbor , the beach

Bordeaux quays with water mirrors its downtown

Dune du Pyla , the largest sand dunes in Europe, provide a picnic

Agen city center , the Museum of Fine Arts , walk along the Garonne

Bonaguil : magnificent medieval castle to visit



Casteljaloux's Lake
Casteljaloux's Lake