Lagrasse

The landscape surrounding Lagrasse is one of vineyards and hills and is typical of the Corbières wine-growing region. The River Orbieu runs through the village and is spanned by a bridge linking Lagrasse and its old 14C market to its abbey, an architectural jewel from medieval times. Lagrasse is not only known for its Corbières wine, but also for its know-how that local craftsmen will be delighted to introduce you to

+ d'infos : www.lagrasse.fr

Information : Tourist Office - Tel : +33 (0)4 68 43 11 56 /
Town hall - Tel : +33 (0)4 68 43 10 05


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Must-sees and must-dos

  • Sainte Marie d’Orbieu Abbey
  • The Cérès Franco Collection
  • Maison du Patrimoine heritage centre
  • Les imagiers : a permanent exhibition of artefacts stemming from the heritage (abbey)
  • The Heritage museum
  • The "1900" (exhibition of )
  • A guided tour of the village

Themes

  • Abbeys and churches : Sainte Marie Abbey
  • By the waterside : The river Orbieu
  • Wine : AOC Corbières wines