The soul and distinction of a Grand Cru Classé in Margaux

Exclusive wine experiences at Château Prieuré-Lichine in Bordeaux, France

With more than 500 years of history, Château Prieuré-Lichine is a surprising fusion of ages and styles, and has always been well-known for its tradition of hospitality.


A Margaux Tale...

Regional Winner in the 2019 Best of Wine Tourism competition, the Château Prieuré-Lichine has been welcoming visitors for many years.

When Alexis Lichine, known as the “Pope of Wine”, takes possession of the estate in 1951, he restores its notoriety by endowing it with new soils, modernizing the installations and rebuilding the ancestral ecclesiastical dwelling.

Now owned by the Ballande group, the estate continues its history and development, while perpetuating a unique sense of hospitality. An unforgettable visit.

Follow the guide...

The Château Prieuré-Lichine welcomes you throughout the year to make you discover a Grand Cru Classé who knows fully how to express the values of its soil with the elegance, finesse and race that characterize Margaux wines.

With our tours, wine lovers, newcomers or epicurians will discover all the secrets of our winemaking.

More than a wine tasting, visit Château Prieuré-Lichine to learn about the know-how of men and women that per­petuate a tradition born in the 14th century in the Priory of Cantenac.

Key features

  • Standard wine tasting
  • Exceptional wine tasting
  • Cellar visit
  • Vineyards visit
  • Wine for sale on property
  • Wine shipping available
  • Gift shop
  • Wine pairing available
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