Remarkable bedside and capitals of the Romanesque apse of the twelfth century. The oldest parts of the building still show rich ornaments on the outside. The sanctuary is one of the best preserved and most beautiful of Gironde.
At 12 km, Richard Lighthouse is a museum about life in the Estuary of Gironde since the nineteenth century, oyster farming, fishing and markups. From the top of the lighthouse tower, you’ll have a wonderful panoramic view over the estuary.
The abbey was founded in the XI or XII century. It is a college of canons regular. The first statement concerning the building is an épistaphe. The abbey is in ruins from 1708. Today, only a few elements remain; wall bedside, fortified gate, moat and ruins of monastic buildings… The trails surrounding the Abbey make it a great place for walking.