Chateau de Rolland

Famille Guignard
Since 1971

The activities

Activity 1 : The dovecot with 1 000 nests from the XVth century.  

Go to the dovecot through the vineyard and admire its imposing size. It is built on the upper part of the winery.
From the XVth century, the pigeons had all their utility in the vineyard during the 300 years it was in activity.
Inside the dovecot, you will be impressed by its 1,000 built nests and still visible.
Do not miss to taste our wines in the wine cellar!

Duration :      1 h
Price :        5 €/ person. Free for children < 14 years. Free for 6 adults or more.
Capacity : maximum 15 persons.
Period : From June to August, 17th                                               

Activity 2 : Discover the vineyard and the wines.

Lucie receives you at the winery to lead a guided tour :

  • You will walk around in the vineyard and will learn everything about the cultivation and raising of Sauternes Barsac wine
  • You will discover the inside of the dovecot from the XVth century and its 1,000 nests, i.e. the biggest one in the region.
  • You will taste our three different denominations: Bordeaux, Graves and Sauternes, which means 6 different wines in our cellar.

Duration :      1 h 30
Price :        8 €/ person. Free for children < 14 years.
                 Free for 8 adult persons or more.
Period :   Through the year

Activity 3 : Discover the harvest.

  • For half a day:
  • You will discover our vineyard AOC Barsac- Sauternes at CHÂTEAU DE ROLLAND,
  • You will learn to select the grape clusters and cut the grapes like a picker
  • You will follow the harvest to the wine press and taste the grape juice.
    You will end your visit with a wine tasting in the cellar.

Period :   Septembre to october 2017 on harvest days
Time :  at 11.00 and 15.00
Capacity :  Frome 6 persons to maximum 15 persons.
Duréation :      3 hours
Price :        8 €/ person. Free for children < 14 years.

All these visits require a booking :

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