Things to see and do - Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Unmissable tourist sites
Châteauneuf-du-Pape Travel guide
Châteauneuf-du-Pape : Michelin's recommendations
The popes of Avignon contributed to the development of the Châteauneuf vineyard, the repute of which dates back to the mid-18C. Today, the 320 Châteauneuf du Pape vineyards add up to 3 200ha of vines. Don’t miss the Veraison festival in the first weekend in August, or the Musée du Vinn where you can find out more about the famous AOC label of quality. The papal fortress affords a superb view over the Rhône Valley, Roquemaure, and Avignon with the Palais des Papes against the backdrop of the Alpilles; the Luberon, Mt Ventoux, Dentelles de Montmirail mountains can also be taken in.
3, rue Joseph Ducos. F - 84230 CHATEAUNEUF DU PAPE
Discover one of the best restaurants in the region! In the heart of the famous village of Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Josette & Jean-Louis Giansily both await you for a stay in the authentic Provence. You will feel the spirit of Provence in each room, with..
rte de Roquemaure F - 84230 Châteauneuf-du-Pape
rte de Sorgues et voie privée F - 84230 Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Set apart from the village, this restaurant has a verdant terrace offering a bird's-eye view over the vineyards. It is a perfect setting for tasting local wines, accompanied, for example, by pan-fried veal, aubergines and basil, or fig tart.
au château F - 84230 Châteauneuf-du-Pape
It's hard to imagine a more pleasant experience than dining in this restaurant. Standing next to the castle walls, it has a terrace that affords breath-taking views. Provençal cuisine, fine produce and local wines.