The Domaine de RAPATEL is located about 5km from Villefranche du Périgord and runs on 34 hectares including 6.5 chestnut orchards.
A traditional chestnut grove aged about fifty and an orchard only chestnut variety "Marigoule" now aged 25 years.
In a traditional chestnut grove, the chestnut is grafted on "cepés", (wild strain destined for the production of wood).
The grafted varieties are local varieties: Mountain, Cassagne and Marron de Goujounac.
Our chestnuts fillets
The other part of the estate consists of meadows and forests of chestnut wood ... of course.
To visit us, after the visit of Villefranche du Périgord, its hall and the House of Chestnut and Chestnut, its old grain measures, take the direction of CAHORS then the direction of CAZALS and on your left you will notice the sign indicating RAPATEL, another 300 m and you will be in the middle of chestnut trees!