Haut Poitou AOP - Val de Loire IGP

DateSamedi 02/09/2017
Departure pointAire de loisirs
86170 Blaslay
86 - Vienne
coordinates[latitude] - [longitude]
Appellation involvedHaut Poitou AOP - Val de Loire IGP
Distanceparcours classique 8 km >-< parcours famille 3 km
Durationparcours classique 3h00 >-< parcours famille 2h00

Hike(s) - Départures : 

  • Classical itinerary
    entre 13h45 & 14h15
    entre 14h15 & 14h45
    entre 14h45 & 15h15
    entre 15h15 & 15h45
    entre 15h45 & 16h15

  • Classical hike - english spoken
    entre 14h45 & 15h15
    please come 15 minutes before.

  • family itinerary
    entre 15h45 & 16h15
    please come 15 minutes before.

Language(s) Spoken :

Haut poitou appellation is located on a wide plateau in the north west of Poitiers. It proposes a structured wines range with powerful aromas, produced in 3 colours. The IGP val de loire which extend on 400 hectares, offers a fresh and fruity wine ra

For the first time, Vignes Vins Randos proposes you to discover the AOC haut Poitou and the IGP val de Loire, the vineyard the more in south of the Loire. An unprecedented walk in the midst of Poitou at only 20-minute drive from Poitiers through to beautiful landscapes.  

From La Palu valley to Baronneau plateau, leave for a 3-hour walk with delicious and educative stops. Begin your trail climbing the hillside toward the vineyard and follow explanations of the winemaker about the vineyard, terroirs, grapes varieties, etc.

You arrive at your first stop at La Chevalerie where you can taste a mysterious vintage wine specially selected by winemakers of the appellation for the 15th anniversary of Vignes vins Randos.

Continue your walk through to planted vines and discover an unusual vines’ hut. The association “Traits du haut poitou” propose you a demonstration of tillage by a workhorse. Then, taste a selection of local wines.

Moreover, the walk leads you to the third stop. In the heart of vines, in a rural environment and its magnificent views, enjoy a wine tasting. The bird protection association of the Vienne (Ligue pour la Protection des Oiseaux de la Vienne) will animate this tasting.

Back at the village VVR, you will be warmly welcomed by all the VVR team. You can buy wines tasted during your walk. Also children’s entertainment and live music.

Meals with local products is available (booking necessary)

- salade de melon
- farci poitevin
- magret de canard
- Terrine de canard
- Goat cheese
- Salade aux noix
- Three desserts: (macaron de Montmorillon, broyé du Poitou, 1/4 de tourteau fromager)
-little bread
Book your meal before the 27 of august on this mail address : vdhp86@orange.fr
For further informations, contact 06 08 81 28 31 or 06 18 94 67 94.

It’s the perfect moment to blow the VVR ‘s fifteen candles in a friendly and festive atmosphere! Complete your quiz and try to win one of numerous gifts! 
Picnic space is available

The Family Trail
: It’s a 3-km trail with stops 1 and 3, adapted to children and accessible for people with mobility reduced. Departure at 4:15 pm. Subscribe you on 3:45 & 4:15 pm time slot.

English trail:
We propose you an english spoken trail. Departure at 3 pm. Subscribe you on 2:45& 3:15 pm time slot.

For restauration, have a look at :
La Table de Bellefois : 05 49 59 40 32
L'Alcôve - Domaine de Roiffé : 05 49 22 48 17 
Restaurant De La Maison De Pays : 05 49 98 26 57 
La Table du Clos : 05 49 52 86 66