Saint-nicolas-de-bourgueil



DateSamedi 02/09/2017
Departure pointSalle de fêtes, rue du clos Caslot
37140 Saint Nicolas de Bourgueil
37 - Indre et Loire
coordinates[latitude] - [longitude]
Appellation involvedSaint-nicolas-de-bourgueil
Distance6.5 km
Duration3h00

Hike(s) - Départures : 

  • Classical itinerary
    entre 13h & 13h30
    entre 13h30 & 14h
    entre 14h & 14h30
    entre 14h30 & 15h
    entre 15h & 15h30
    entre 15h30 & 16h
    entre 16h & 16h30
    Departures every 10 minutes.

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

Language(s) Spoken :

Saint-nicolas-de-bourgueil is a unique appellation in Loire. It has the specificity to vinify only one grape variety on only one village of the same name! This year, come to celebrate its 80th anniversary and discover its different wines! They are so

This Vignes Vins Randos walk on a hillside offers a gorgeous panoramic view on the vineyard and leads you to discover the Saint-nicolas-de-bourgueil appellation through vines and cellars. Treat your taste buds thanks to wines and appetizers! From the “appellation’s historic cradle”, in the downtown of Saint-Nicolas-de-Bourgueil, leave for a 100% full nature walk!

Itinerary:

1.     
Begin your walk through the vineyard and arrive to your 1st stop at “La Gardière”. Taste wine rosé of the appellation with poires tapées, a local culinary speciality.
 

2.     
Continue your walk to reach the second stop, at the edge of the wood, for an educative and tasty break! Try to discover the year of the vintage wine specially selected by winemakers for you.
 

3.     
Then, your trail leads you to a troglodytic cellar, “Les caves du Vau Renou”. Taste, few meters underground different red wines with local meats and bread. An astonishingly and deliciously break is waiting for you!
 

4.     
Finally, your last stop is in the Domaine de la Perrée to discover some mysteries of the vinification. For your last tasting, enjoy more tannic red wine with local goat’s cheese.
 

Back to the VVR village, you will be warmly welcomed by all the team. Food trucks will propose you fouées and other traditional French cuisine for lunch or dinner. (available for lunch and dinner)

You can buy wines and local products tasted during the walk. Wooden games and a music group offer a convivial and festive atmosphere for 15th anniversary of Vignes Vins Randos.
Then, for 80 years of the appellation saint-nicolas-de-bourgueil, several graffiti artists will create a magnificent paint. You could also visit short-live house according to the new visual identity of the appellation.

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  

The classic trail is available to families and pushchairs.
English trail: We propose you an english spoken trail. Departure at 2:30 pm. Subscribe you on 2:00 & 2:30 pm timeslot.

For restauration, have a look at :
Restaurant Côté Cour : 02 47 45 30 36
L'auberge de la route d'or : 02 47 95 19 01
Au coin des halles : 02 47 96 37 25
Restaurant De La Maison De Pays : 05 49 98 26 57 
For the night, we selected for you those places :
Gîte de la Tour :
Hôtel Val de Loire : 02 47 45 28 29
Hôtel de Biencourt : 02 47 45 20 75
Troglododo : 02 47 45 31 25
Troglodélice :
Le Grand Monarque : 02 47 45 40 08
L'île Bellule :