Join the world’s largest treasure hunt
Immerse yourself in the history and heritage of France
« L’Elixir d’Or » is a world-class treasure hunt on the theme of French wine, history and heritage.
At stake is the wine cellar worth 100,000 euros belonging to the Count of Saint-Germain, an enigmatic historical figure of the 18th century. Simultaneously a musician, painter, diplomat, spy, adventurer, alchemist, and writer, this mysterious character, reputed to be immortal, continues to captivate historians to this day.
Receive a parchment containing 6 riddles
Decipher the strange Testament of the Count of Saint-Germain to discover the secret of his (long) life. Neophyte or wine lover, the riddles are accessible to everyone and do not require any specific knowledge about wine.
No need to travel: the 6 short riddles can be solved from the comfort of your own home, and their resolution indicates a specific place in France where a chest is buried.
Embark on the treasure quest from your home
The first person to dig in the right spot and find this chest wins the wine cellar, and the game ends
This cellar has been assembled by more than forty vineyards all over France and is on display throughout the game at the Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte, the largest private estate in France. The game is awaiting your participation.
Embrace the thrill of the challenge, join the Elixir d’Or!
Options you can add to your trip
Delivery Option - Choose the delivery method for your parchment:
- Colissimo home delivery: €5.99
- Colissimo relay point: €3.99