Private tasting tour: Vouvray, Bourgueil and Chinon wines.

Tasting of a great selection of Loire Valley wines & guided tour of the town of Chinon

Theme
Visits & Tastings
Duration
Full day
Groups
Yes

Private tour from 9:30am to 5:30pm.

Pick up available from the Tours or Saint Pierre des Corps train stations, or from your hotel (located between the cities of Tours and Blois).

Tour and Vouvray wine tasting

Guided tour and tasting of Vouvray wines. Visit an organic vineyard created in 1875. This domain has been expanding for the last five generations and now owns 26 hectares of vineyards in different parts of the Vouvray appellation.

Tour and wine tasting lunch at a winery

The vines of this domain are ideally spread out over the entire « terroir » covered by the appellation, from the gravel shores along the Loire River to the clay, limestone and silica soils of the hills overlooking the valley. Enjoy a moment to taste a local meal, food and wine pairing.

Guided tour of the city of Chinon

With its medieval streets, Chinon has remained an outdoor museum due to its architecture and its history. With its fortress built by Richard the Lionheart and Henry II Plantagenet, Chinon is the town where Joan of Arc met King Charles VII in 1429.

Tour and wine tasting at a local domain

You are welcome for a visit of the vineyard and a wine tasting in the cellar of this winery located in the Chinon area. The appellation Chinon produces red wine from cabernet franc and white wines from chenin blanc.

Transfer back to the Tours or Saint Pierre des Corps train stations, or your hotel (located in the Loire Valley).

Highlights

  • Guided tour and tasting of Vouvray wines
  • Visit an organic vineyard created in 1875
  • Enjoy a moment to taste a local meal, food and wine pairing
  • Go on a guided tour of the city of Chinon
  • Visit of the vineyard and a wine tasting in the cellar of this winery located in the Chinon area

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