Full day - Loire Valley wine tour

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Journée complète autour des vins de TouraineFull day - Loire Valley wine tourFull day - Loire Valley wine tour

Presentation

 Guided wine-tour to discover the exceptional diversity of Loire Valley wines with a local passionate guide from VinoLoire Wine tour company. This day tour include visits in great vineyards but also a gastronomic Pic-Nic in the vineyard (or at the winery) made from local products in a farm to table spirit. 

9:00 am: Departure from the tourist office in Tours. Transport in a comfy and fully equipped Mercedes minivan.

Visit in Vouvray vineyard
  • Start your day with a first stop in the vineyard to learn about the vine-grower work
  • Visit of an impressive rock hewn cellar used to age sparkling wine called “Méthode traditionnelle”
  • Taste a large range of white and sparkling wines from a family estate in Vouvray
  • This first will be paired with local cheeses (goat, sheep, cow cheeses, ...)

Visit in Bourgueil vineyard
  • Visit a second winery working organically 
  • Enjoy the visit of this very different family estate
  • Learn more about Bourgueil red wines and the different style of Cabernet Franc produce in this area

Gastronomic Pic-Nic in the vineyard
  • Enjoy your Pic Nic in the heart of the vineyard (or at the winery) 
  • Meal prepared by a Chef using only local products : “Farm to table” style lunch
  • Other wines from Bourgueil are included
  • On your way, discover the quaint town of Chinon 

Visit in Chinon vineyard
  • Explore an outstanding underground cellar
  • Very unique place made with "passion and heart"
  • Taste a range of organic red and rosé wines from Chinon
  • Wine tasting could be paired with other local products (charcuteries, rillons, ...)

Around 6:30pm: Drop off at Tours tourist office

To know

Pratical informationDeparture from 2 persons.
Service accompanied by an expert guide vine and wine in French or English.
In case of impossibility of visit on Montlouis-sur-Loire an identical service will be carried out on Vouvray.
Please arrive 10 minutes before departure and present your voucher at VinoLoire Wine tour.
In Short
  • Meeting point : in front of tourist office, 78 Bernard Palissy street
    Meeting point : in front of tourist office, 78 Bernard Palissy street
  • Duration: full day
    Duration: full day

Tarifs

The price includes
  • Transport in a confortable minivan from the tourist office in Tours
  •  English speaking and passionate wine expert
  • A minimum of 3  different winery visited
  • Extensive tastings in Red / White / Sparkling wines, Local products discovery (cheeses, rillettes, rillons, ...)
  • A gastronomic Pic-Nic in the vineyard from a local restaurant

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78 - 82 rue Bernard Palissy
37000
TOURS
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 47.39113
Longitude : 0.69368