Jasnières et coteaux du loir



DateSamedi 02/09/2017
Departure pointLa Nivauderie
72340 Ruillé-sur-Loir
72 - Sarthe
coordinates[latitude] - [longitude]
Appellation involvedJasnières et coteaux du loir
DistanceParcours classique : 7 km
Parcours famille : 4km
DurationParcours classique : 3h à 3h30
Parcours famille : 1h30 à 2h

Hike(s) - Départures : 

  • Classical itinerary
    entre 14h & 14h30
    entre 14h30 & 15h
    entre 15h & 15h30
    Departures every 10 minutes.

  • family itinerary
    15h
    please come 15 minutes before.

  • bicycle itinerary
    14h
    please come 15 minutes before.

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Enjoy beautiful scenery on your walk, which spans the vineyards and hillsides Jasnières-du- Loir. The gold of their dress speaks for them: the white of the two appellations are fine wines. The red and rosé Coteaux-du-Loir enjoy a unique exposure that

Troglodyte caves and vineyards, Ruillé-sur-Loir offers a rich heritage to discover from hillsides. From there, a beautiful landscape stretches on the vineyard of coteaux-du-Loir and jasnières.

Itinerary :
  1. After a short climb through the vineyards, you will arrive to your first stop. This educative pause will allow you to know better this two appellations while enjoying the beautiful view.  

  2. Along your walk to your second stop, you will discover many troglodyte caves. Arrived to your second pause, you will taste coteaux-du-loir reds and rosés paired with local goat cheese.

  3. The walk will continue through the vines to your third stop, next a house made out of tuffeau, which is typical of the Val de Loire. There, a music band will be playing and you will be able to relax for a moment.

  4. After this musical interlude, you will return to the vines and walk to your last stop : a troglodyte cave. You will taste a jasnières and a white coteaux-du-loir served with rillettes and gouda. A chansonnier will also be there to entertain you.  
Back at the village, you will be warmly welcomed by the VVR team in a festive mood. Refreshments will be available to purchase, as well as the wines tasted during the walk.
Picnic space is available.

New in 2017: bike course of 16km through the vineyards, for a duration of 1h30.Bicycle rental possible thanks to la Boîte à vélo!
Classic bicycles from 6 € for 2h, electric bikes from 9 € for 2h.
More information and booking : 
La Boîte à vélos: 02 43 44 18 39 - loirvelos@gmail.com


Family Trail:
This slightly shorter 4 km trail includes stops 1 and 2.
Accessible to all-terrain pushchairs  

For restauration, have a look at :
Les Brasseries Gourmandes, l'Imprévu : 02 43 44 04 08
La Luna : 02 43 44 41 48
Chez Miton : 02 43 44 62 62
Auberge, Relais du Cheval Blanc : 02 43 44 84 59
Les mères cocottes : 02 43 46 80 52
Le Relais Ronsard : 02 43 44 40 18
Au Jardin des saveurs : 02 43 44 45 55
Le Saint Pierre : 02 57 54 62 17
For the night, we selected for you those places :
Le Moulin Page : 02 43 46 16 98
Gîte de la Raderie : 02 43 79 14 90
Le Grand Moulin : 02 43 44 65 78
Gîte de Courtoux : 02 41 52 91 62
La Tendrière : 02 43 44 18 59
La Petite Grange : 02 43 46 52 25