CASTETS-EN-DORTHE

 

A charming village located at the confluence of the Canal and the Garonne River overlooked by the castle of Hamel.  

 

The bicycle path along the Canal:

A bucolic and peaceful ride. 

Calm and far from any automobile traffic. 

Quality facilities (paved circuits and clear information down to Toulouse). 

PONT-CANAL

Multiple canal bridges to discover: the largest ones are in Agen and Moissac. 

Peace, beauty, nature and authenticity…

Points of interest: 

 

Along the Canal you will find lots of points of interest to stop by, for example:

Sérignac-sur-Garonne and its helical-belled church,

Valence d’Agen, a “bastide” town from the 13th century 

Toulouse, a.k.a.“the pink town” and the famous singer Claude Nougaro’s hometown. 

Points of interest : 

Outside the town of Castets-en-Dorthe, you will come across several points of interest:

The vineyards on the slopes of the Entre-Deux-Mers region (“ between two seas”)

The castle of Malromé, where the painter Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec lived.

The Sauternes vineyards and its world-famous wines: Yquem, Filhot, Guiraud, Rayne Vigneau…