Day trips

Château Coulon Laurensac is the perfect base for a large number of day trips.

The wine regions of Médoc, Sauternes, St. Emilion, to mention only a few, are to be discovered.
If you are interested in our chauffeur driven Bordeaux wine tours please click here.

Saint-Emilion is a charming medieval village located in the heart of the famous Bordeaux wine area. Now a World Heritage Site, it is a beautiful town with it’s narrow laneways and cobbled streets, flanked on either side by the world renowned vineyards and wineries of the St. Emilion appellation. Fine wine, beautiful architecture and great monuments make for a perfect day out. Only 30 mins drive from the chateau.
Archachon Bay is a fascinating world with multiple landscapes: oyster ports, sandy beaches, pine forests, a famous peninsula, the 56 km² Lac de Cazaux, the 2nd largest lake in France, and the highest natural sand dune in Europe. It boasts a total of 76 kilometres of beaches and 220km of cycle paths, accross 10 different towns and villages. Only 1 hour drive from the château.

If you have never bird watched before, now is the time to get initiated. The Parc Ornithologique du Teich is a bird sanctuary of 120 ha where each year 260 different kinds of birds stay.