Touraine-mesland



DateSamedi 02/09/2017
Departure point25 Chemin de Rabelais
41150 Onzain
41 - Loir et Cher
coordinates[latitude] - [longitude]
Appellation involvedTouraine-mesland
DistanceParcours classique : 7.5 km
Parcours famille : 4.5 km
DurationParcours classique : 3h30
Parcours famille : 2h

Hike(s) - Départures : 

  • Classical itinerary
    entre 9h & 9h30
    entre 9h30 & 10h
    entre 10h & 10h30
    entre 10h30 & 11h
    entre 13h30 & 14h
    Departures every 15 minutes.

  • Classical hike - english spoken
    entre 13h30 & 14h
    please come 15 minutes before.

  • family itinerary
    entre 13h30 & 14h
    please come 15 minutes before.

Language(s) Spoken :

Discover the heritage and the range of quality wines from the Touraine Mesland appellation, accompanied by the specialties of the region. This designation offers wines of all colors in a spirit of sharing and conviviality.

Located opposite to the Château de Chaumont-sur-Loire, this Vignes Vins Randos walk leads you in the heart of touraine’s area for a rural and greedy stroll about climate and vine protection thematics. Discover magnificent landscapes between Cisse valley and Loire valley with a breath-taking view and the three wines colours of the appellation touraine-mesland!  
  1. Begin your walk through le plateau de Meuves, planted surface of different regional grapes varieties. Your guide gives you some explanations about the weather station. Then, at the edge of the wood, take time to taste a white touraine-mesland wine with local cheese.   
  2. Continue your walk in the middle of the vineyard, stretching away in front of you. You arrived at La cabane du Vivier, a lovely grapevine pavilion where you taste a rosé wine and local products.  
  3. Then, climb the hillside to reach a breath-taking panorama on the château de Chaumont and the valley. Participate to an animation “landscapes reading” and taste a red touraine-mesland wine.  
  4. Finally, the trail leads you to your fourth stop in the cellar named Les Terres Noires to taste a mystery vintage wine specially selected for the fifteen years of Vignes Vins Randos.   
Back at the VVR village, you will be warmly welcomed by all the team. You can buy wines tasted during the walk as well as refreshments. Enjoy the live music and the friendly atmosphere!

A suckling pig
 with vegetables will be proposed by the restaurant Le Chalet for 9€ per person .
Book your meal at 02 54 20 88 91 or 06 83 18 57 00) 

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! 
Picnics are allowed.

English trail:
  Departure at 2 pm. Register for the 2 pm & 2:30 pm time slot. 

Family trail:
 This is a 4.5 km trail, adapted to children. Departure at 2:00 pm. Subscribe you on 1:30 pm & 2:00 pm time slot.
Suitable for pushchairs.

For restauration, have a look at :
La Charbonnette : 02 54 20 79 51
Assa restaurant : 02 54 78 09 01
Le Rendez-vous des Pêcheurs : 02 54 74 67 48
Les Banquettes Rouges : 02 54 78 74 92
Auberge de Launay : 02 47 30 16 82
L'Aubinière : 02 47 30 15 29
Domaine des Hauts de Loire : 02 54 20 72 57
La Charbonnette : 02 54 20 79 51
For the night, we selected for you those places :
Domaine Xavier Frissant : 02 47 57 23 18
Les caves du Père Auguste : 02 47 23 93 04
La Closerie Saint-Vincent : 02 46 65 03 08
Château des Tertres : 02 54 20 83 88
Domaine des Hauts de Loire : 02 54 20 72 57
L'envol : 02 54 33 54 06
Le Manoir de la Voute : 02 54 71 32 20
Les Douves : 02 54 20 82 66