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The Médoc châteaux, not to be missed during your holiday
You’ll never have a better opportunity to head off and conquer the prestigious Médoc châteaux than when camping with Sandaya in the Gironde! From the Pointe de Grave all the way down to Bordeaux, they are waiting to share their history, their terroir and their ancestral expertise. So, who’s up for a spot of wine-tasting in one of the world’s most renowned vineyards?
On the ocean shores, where forests, waves and lakes share the landscape, find your holiday refuge at one of our 4 and 5 star campsites in Aquitaine. The water park with its heated swimming pools, waterslides and whirlpool baths, free entertainment for the kids, outdoor leisure activities and entertaining evenings will all add their own special rhythm to your holiday. In a luxury cottage, quirky accommodation option or on a camping pitch, space and comfort will always be there for you. There’s not a moment to lose, it’s time to discover your new holiday address at the gateway to the finest Médoc chateaux!
Visit the Médoc châteaux with the family
Set off on a wine tourism tour with the children? Why not! The Médoc châteaux are worthy of the most enchanting fairy tales and certain to amaze kids of all ages. And the one that they’ll prefer above all others? The Château d’Agassac, only 15 minutes from Bordeaux.
Not only can you visit the estate and enjoy some fabulous wine-tasting, but you can also head off on a fun adventure trail with all the family. Your mission: to free the princess held prisoner in the château! And if you prefer to swap vines for vibrant city life, organise a family trip to Bordeaux. The kids are going to adore discovering the Place de la Bourse and its famous water mirror!
Visit the Médoc châteaux as a couple
Whether you’re a lover of grands crus or are simply looking to explore the sublime landscapes of the Médoc, here is our selection of prestigious châteaux to discover together!
From north to south, your romantic escapade begins with Château La Tour de By, not far from Soulac-sur-Mer. Authentic and steeped in history, it sets the tone for your day! Continue your route until you reach the famous Château Pichon-Longueville in Pauillac, capital of the Médoc. Dating from the 17th century, its romantic style leaves no-one indifferent! Its neighbour is no other than Château Latour, 1st Grand Cru classé: a wonderful way to end your day.
Camping The Médoc châteaux: our handy tips for a successful stay
A word of advice: book your visit beforehand, that way your host is certain to receive you in the best possible way!
In search of something a little more exotic? Visit Château Cos d’Estournel: its oriental influence will whisk you away to the other side of the world!
To visit the crème de la crème of the Médoc châteaux, head for the emblematic Château Lafite Rothschild and its prestigious estate!
Fancy a change of scene? Cool off with a refreshing dip in the Hourtin and Lacanau lakes to the west of the Médoc!