Beautiful large limestone cathedral at the very top of St. Emilion village. Easy to visit and nearby everything. History and beauty combined.
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Managed to get the last 8 places in the English language tour. Nice guide. The tour goes into 3 different areas, the first being down underground, the second into a chapel and the third into the underground church itself. Interesting tour but not outstanding. The...More
The history was amazing. The actual structure is what it was all about and it didn't disappoint. We took the English speaking tour and our French guide did a great job in explaining everything and checking that all the Tour Party were happy with her...More
With no knowledge of a monolitic church in St Emillion we were delighted that we took the 1 hr tour which was great value at 8 Euros pp. Our guide spoke excellent English and was incredbily knowledgable and engaging.
Spectacular tour of the underground monolithic church. Just one hour long with lots of learning. Make sure you arrive on time for your tour as the guide is very prompt.
Who knew there was a massive church carved into the solid rock in the middle of Saint Emilion? I certainly didn't and finding this place was a big surprise. It is massive and fascinating, and you marvel that such a "building" is even possible. Tours...More
We visited during the heatwave and it so happened to be the hottest day too. This place was so nice and cool, what a great break. Aside from the weather though, the actual history was neat and our tour guide was fabulous, very informative and...More
I booked a city tour via the excellent tourist office of Saint-Emilion, part of which took us through some of the subterranean features of this gorgeous mediaeval hill town. The monolithic church was a highlight - beautiful externally, imposing and interesting internally. The tour guide...More