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Things to do


Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

The Armagnac & Floc de Gascogne vineyards

Gascony, located in the southwestern part of the country, is famous for housing France's oldest brandy: Armagnac. Armagnac has been distilled from white wine here for more than seven centuries. You can also try Floc de Gascogne, a subtle blend of grape juice and Armagnac.

Out & about

  • La Bastide d'Armagnac
  • Great Tourist Sites in the Midi-Pyrénées: Flaran Abbey, Condom, Baïse valley, Auch, Marciac (hosting the jazz festival)
  • Vic Fezensac (Tempo Latino festival), Flamme de l'Armagnac (events in November)
  • Ecomusée de l’Armagnac : Training center : to know the Armagnac - Museum of the still, Museum of the wine grower. Free tasting. Training of wine tasting. Open all year round.
  • Condom Armagnac Museum
  • Château Ravignan : In the style of the Louis XIII period, and registered as an Historical Monument, it is surrounded by a French style garden, the castle contains a very interesting collection of 500 engravings recalling Henry IV.
  • Château de Cassaigne
  • Château du Busca-Maniban
  • Château de Monluc
  • The Sarragachies vineyard, declared Historic Monument

A unique experience

Accommodation in Armagnac Stay in the heart of the "Domaine d'Ognoas," which has the oldest distillery in Gascony, and discover the secrets of Armagnac production.

« Les Prés d’Eugénie » Michel Guérard 4*
Le Logis de Saint Vincent 3*
Domaine de l’Espérance