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domaine-de-la-lande

The estate de la Lande


Visit of the wine warehouse. Tasting, sale of red and rose wine.Conversion in organic wine. From 01/01/2014 to 31/12/2014 :from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (except Sunday)

Individual tours:
Guided tours on request - yes
Free tasting – yes


Domaine de Noiré

The estate de Noiré


Hours: from 10:00 to 12:00 and from 14:00 to 19:00 (except Sunday)

Sunday and holidays – by a preliminary registration

Situated at the entrance of Chinon, overlookingcastle, the estate de Noiré (the cave is recognized to be excellent) occupied the first positions inChinonlong before the recognition of it’s name. Driven by the love of good, rich and opened wines, by aChinon tradition, Odile and Jean-Max Manceau, well experienced wineries, offer highly pronounced wines of an exclusive quality. The wines made from the grape Cabernet Franc are loyal to the place where they were born and are expressing itself with a great harmony, wealth and originality. Beautiful wine tourism attractions are available and can be discovered on the website of the estate.

Individual: Guided tour of the winery with explanations about winemaking, followed by a commented tasting of the wines. Group: Guided tour of the winery with explanations about winemaking, followed by a commented tasting of the wines.


Maison des vins de Loire

The Loire wine house


Tasting and sales: 70 samplesof the Nantes land in Touraine. A presentation of the Loire vineyard and it’sgeological environment will expend your threshold of sensitivity: "What Loire wine are you?"(exclusively in Tours). In addition, there is a big offerof different wine accessories: plugs, stop-drops ... Gift Card for tasting.

Contacts: mdv-tours@vinsvaldeloire.fr

Prices: Full price for adults - from 4.00 to 45.00 € (on request) Price Group from 10.00 to 45.00 € (on request)

From 24/01/2014 to 31/12/2014: from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (except Sunday - Monday) From 20/01/2015 to 31/12/2015: from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (except Sunday - Monday)


Christine & Pascal Pibaleau

Christine & Pascal Pibaleau


This area of 16 ha appeared in 1886; there wasset up a family business which was conserved till nowadays. Groups (till 50 person)

From 01/11/2014 to 31/12/2014:from 10:00 to 12:30 and from 14:00 to 18:00 (except Sunday - Holidays)