Abbaye Saint-Jean de Sorde

In the heart of the village of Sorde the Abbey, walk through the remarkable architectural complex of the Abbey of Saint-Jean de Sorde, classified as Historic Monuments and inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List under the Pilgrimages of Santiago de Compostela in France .
During the guided visit (about 45 minutes) of the Abbey or during the unaccompanied visit (depending on the season), discover its open air spaces, its majestic terrace, then its exceptional underground gallery.
Enjoy a discovery of the site during the events, in music, songs, visits or night according to the annual program.

  • Type: Historic site and monument
  • Groups accepted ( minimum : 10 - maximum : 10 )


  • Specific themed events


  • Abbey
  • Cloister
  • Monastery


  • UNESCO world heritage
  • Registered and listed sites

Spoken languages

  • French
  • English

Chains and labels

  • Qualité Tourisme


  • Accepted animals
  • Shop


  • Bus parking

Prices & Payment

Prices Min. Max.
Basic price - full adult price 4 €
Discounted rate 2 €

Free of chargeUnder 18 years and pilgrims

Means of payment

  • Payment cards
  • Cheques and postal orders
  • Chèques Vacances
  • Cash

Opening times

From 03/04/2021 to 30/11/2021


Location:in the country, riverbanks, in the village


March October November : departures guided tours at 14:30 and 16:00. Closed on public holidays. April, May, June until July 5, September : departures guided tours at 2:30pm, 3:30pm and 4:30pm. Closed on April 13, May 1 and June 1. From 6 July to 30 August: departures guided tours at 11:00, 15:00, 16:00 and 17:00. Maximum 18 people per visit, for groups: contact the reception.

  • Information panel languages: French
  • Guided tour

Languages tour

  • French

Languages audio guide

  • French


  • Duration visit: 45 min (average)


  • Duration visit: 60 min (average)