What are the best visits to Agen?
The city of Agen is a commune in south-western France, in the Lot-et-Garonne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region. Usually known for its prunes, the city also produces wine: rosé, red and white, there is something for everyone.
Composed of different grape varieties such as Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc for red wine or Sauvignon, Sémillon and Muscadelle for white wine, the city of Agen is rich in flavors.
Several mythical places are to be discovered in Agen: the Agen Museum of Fine Arts, the Saint-Caprais Cathedral or even the Notre-Dame du Bourg Chapel. After having made a big tour of the city, it is essential to go to the surroundings to contemplate the greenery. The winegrowers will offer you a visit to the cellars and vineyards, tastings or other wine tourism activities but above all, they will be able to be good advice for an even more in-depth visit of the region. You may be accommodated by some of them, sometimes even in unusual places like in a barrel.