Food, Wine and Grocery

CARREFOUR CONTACT Supermarket, just out of Duras on the direction of Sainte Foy La Grande. Small but very well stocked (includes English part).From 8 am to 8 pm nonstop from Mondays to Saturdays. Sundays from 9 am to 1 pm.
BAKER - Boulangerie, Rue Paul Persil, in Duras. Excellent croissants, fantastic corn flour and rustic breads… Closed on Tuesday and Sunday afternoon..
BUTCHERS -  Boucherie Evrard - Rue Paul Persil, in Duras. Good butcher, next to the place du Marché . Closed on Tuesday. And Sunday afternoon.Carrefour Contact, in Monségur has got an excellent butcher section!!!  Same opening time Carrefour Contact in Duras

Nature

DOMAINE  des RIQUETS , 47120 Baleyssagues,  Ms. Léa  Ph + 33 687 832 540 Reservation needed.Cooking with wild plants (6pm to 9 pm). Gathering, cooking and tasting meals (20€). Every Tuesday .From the soil to the wine (6pm to 9 pm). Botanical trail in the heart of our vineyards with the plants and the animal biodiversity, wine tasting (8€). Every Thursday. English spoken.
GUIDED LOCAL WALKING TOURS, Michaël Noulhianne. Ph: + 33 647 524 963. English speaking private guide  Full day: €15 per adult/7€ per children//Half day: €10 per adult/€5 per children

Wines

LA MAISON DES VINS, www.cotesdeduras.com Ph.: 05 53 94 13 48 free tasting of Duras wines + small “museum “with interesting information about terroir and wines production. Tasting session English speaking.Mondays to Saturdays 10 am to 1 pm and from 2 pm to 6.30 pm. English spoken.
CAVE LAREGNERE, 10 boulevard Garrau, 33220 Saint Foy La Grande, Ph + 33 5 57 46 31 23. Certainly one of the very best in the region, at least my favorite – and I’m in the wine business!-. Excellent choice of all over French wines, perfect wine consultants…be ready to give in to temptation.
Mondays to Saturdays from 9.30 am to 12.30 and from 3 pm to 7 pm. English spoken.

Markets

Duras – 47-, every Monday from 8.30 to 14:00 (closes at 12:00 from September to June).Nice market, excellent Organic veg’s & fruit producer, Nicolas.Excellent organic goat cheese producers too… Foie gras, Magrets and so on by Mr & Mrs Ros…excellent! …. And many stands of food/non food
Allemans -47-, every Sunday morning
Sainte Foy La Grande -33-, every Saturday from 8.30 to 12:00.Quite big market with excellent producers.
Monségur -33-, every Friday from 8.30 to 12. Nice small market  with good fish stand next to the restaurant Le Grand Cep and fantastic pork butcher under the covered market.
Issigeac -24-, every Sunday morning
Eymet - 24-, every Thursday morning
NIGHT MARKETS .. from 1st of July till End of August, very successful, where you can eat and dance, with many craft and food stands. Go early if you want to park close to the village.
DURAS NIGHT MARKET, every Thursday evening till end of August
LEVIGNAC NIGHT MARKET, every Friday evening till end of August
MONSEGUR NIGHT MARKET, every Wednesday evening till mid of September

Local conveniences

NEWSPAPER & CIGARETS Le Bureau de Tabac, by the Café LE TIP TOP, on La Place du Marché in Duras… sells also English newspapers! Closed on Tuesdays and Sundays afternoon
BEAUTY CENTER – SOTHYS - 14 rue Cesar Jauffret - 47120 Duras – Ph +33 5 53 64 39 08 Françoise is doing fantastic face massages. Mondays to Saturdays from 9.30 am to 12 am and from 2 pm to 5 pm. Closed on Wednesday. English spoken.
CASH MACHINE, On La Place du Marché in Duras, BANQUE POPULAIRE or By the place du Foirail, Crédit Agricole agency opened 24h a day.  
POST OFFICE, Rue Jauffret, 47120 Duras, from 9 am to 12 am and  from 2pm to 4 pm from Mon to Fri (closed Saturday afternoon and on Sundays)
DRY-CLEANING, Pressing Duraquois, 16 Boulevard Jean Brisseau, in Duras – Ph +33 5 53 20 87 61
HOUSEHOLD WASTE SORTING , on the road going from Church to the “Mairie”, in Baleyssagues
RUBBISH COLLECTING POINT, just at the entrance of Baleyssagues village, in front of the Cemetery

Sport & leisures

GOLF,  Golf Les Vigiers -  Le Vigier - 24240 Monestier ( 25 ‘ drive) – Ph +33 5 53 61 50 00 - 18 holes superb golf.
HORSE RIDING, Centre Equestre des Millespieds, Millepieds ( 10’ drive)- 47120 Savignac de Duras– Ph +33 6 12 72 30 83- Nice, family oriented horse riding club. Ponies available. English spoken.
BALOONING - Michel CHATEAU - Ph : +33 5 53 89 01 25 - Starts from Duras, € 200 per person but a real unique and beautiful experience (activity that depends on the weather).
HIRE A BIKE, CYCLES DAROCHA - Rue Paul Persil - 47120 Duras Ph +33 5 53 83 71 54 Booking 7/7: +33 685 586 529 - Very nice and new bikes for hire – adult & kids- 15€ half day, 20€ full day, 50€ the week. English spoken.
SCOOTER HIRE, VESPA TOUR de France - 26 Place Robert Darniche - 33580 Monségur – Ph +33 5 56 71 62 53.Nice & different way to discover the region.

Tourist information Duras

16 Boulevard Jean Brisseau, in Duras (Lot-et-Garonne department)Ph +33 5 53 93 71 18 – web www.paysdeduras.com

Tourist information Monségur

4 rue des Issartiers, 33580 Monségur (Gironde department) Ph +33 5 56 61 82 73 - web www.entredeuxmers.com

Tourist information Eymet

, Place Gambetta, 24500 Eymet (Dordogne department) Ph +33 5 53 23 74 95 - web www.eymet-en-perigord.com

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