Day 3: Saint-Beauzeil - Cahors - St-Cirq-Lapopie
Departure for Cahors.
Visit of the city and the famous bridge : Le Pont Valentré.
Visit and tasting at the Chateau Lagrezette, famous for its vintage "Le Pigeonnier" which has been for 10 years one of the jewels of the domain. This is a 100% Malbec wine whose vineyards are 25 years old and are planted on clay and limestone ground on the third terraces of the Lot, on a land of high quality surrounded by stone walls. sold in France, this wine of a beautiful complexity enjoys a solid reputation in the United States, Japan and Britain.
Then departure for St-Cirq-Lapopie, a charming village perched on a cliff overlooking the banks of nearly 100 m, it is one of the major sites of the Lot valley. Several castles and fortified houses create the city walls and dominate the village. Below, the sloping streets of the village, enclosed by fortified gates, have preserved many old houses with stone facades (thirteenth century).
Back to Toulouse.