The Dordogne valley village of Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh

The village of Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh is found 5km west of Sainte-Foy-la-Grande and 30 km to the east of Saint-Émilion in the Dordogne valley.

The village is overlapped by the D936 (the main road running along the river from Bordeaux to Bergerac en Dordogne) but luckly the village it's self has been saved by the bypass that runs from Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh to the eastern side of Sainte-Foy-la-Grande.

Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh offers several sports and activities for its residents and visitors. The village has a football field, a pétanque court, a tennis court, and a fitness trail for outdoor sports enthusiasts. The village also hosts a 10 km race through the vineyards and picturesque landscapes of the region. It's a unique opportunity to discover the village and its surroundings while practicing a sport.

seasonal workers vineyards Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh

Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh is surrounded by vineyards that produce some of the finest wines of the Bordeaux region. The village is located in the Bergerac wine region, which is known for its rich, fruity reds and crisp, aromatic whites.

There are several vineyards and wineries in the area that offer tours and tastings, providing a chance to sample the local wines and learn about the winemaking process. Some of the most famous vineyards in the area include Château de La Jaubertie, Château Haut-Montplaisir, and Château de Tiregand.

The Maison des Vins de Bergerac, located in the nearby town of Bergerac, is a great place to start your wine-tasting journey. Here, you can taste wines from all over the Bergerac region and get expert advice on choosing and pairing wines.

La Rivière Fleurie

Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh and its surroundings offer a great network of bike paths and routes for cycling enthusiasts. One popular route is the "Voie Verte," a 55 km cycling path that runs from Saint-Aulaye to Castillon-la-Bataille, passing through Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh. The path is suitable for all levels of cyclists and is a great way to explore the beautiful scenery of the region.

In addition, there are many other cycling routes that start and end in Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh, such as the "Boucle des Coteaux de la Dordogne," a 50 km loop that takes you through the hills and valleys of the Dordogne. The route passes by many beautiful viewpoints and offers stunning views of the surrounding countryside.

Mobile Home rentals La Rivière Fleurie

The nearby Dordogne River also offers many opportunities for water activities such as canoeing, kayaking, paddleboarding, and fishing. Hiking enthusiasts can also enjoy the many hiking trails that run through the surrounding vineyards and forests.

There are several rental companies in the area that provide canoe and kayak rentals, along with all the necessary equipment. You can paddle along the river and enjoy the beautiful scenery, passing by picturesque villages, castles, and vineyards.

Whether you're an experienced paddler or a beginner, canoeing in Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh is an unforgettable experience that should not be missed.

written : 2023 / latest update : 2023