Two Day Wine Tour from Paris – with Loire Wine tours
Two Day Wine Tour from Paris – Have lunch and a wine tasting at a vineyard estate – Enjoy a wine tasting dinner with overnight accommodation – Taste a vast array of wines – Visit 2 famous chateaux of the loire valley.
Just 1 hour 30 minutes direct from Paris to Angers
Travel by TGV, high speed train, from Paris to Angers and Simon will be there to meet you.
Let the train take the strain, as you relax and enjoy your journey, through the glorious French countryside to the incredible Loire Valley. Known as ‘the Valley of the Kings’, the Loire Valley is famous for the many chateaux that dominate the Loire. The Loire Valley is also renowned for the quality of the wines produced in this, the third largest, wine region in France.
Arrange your own TGV train journey to and from Angers. Simon will collect you on Day 1 and return you on Day 2.
After lunch, arrive at Angers St Laud and Simon will collect you and take you for a short ride to Chateau d'Angers for a tour of the Chateau and gardens.
Then a 45 minute drive to Manoir de Gourin where Karin will be ready to welcome you, show you to your rooms and offer you refreshments on the terrace or in the gardens.
6.30pm a wine-tasting and dinner at the wonderfully restored Manoir de Gourin.
Spend a night in a double or twin bedroom, with en-suite shower facilities, at Manoir de Gourin
AM: House Breakfast.
Talk by Simon, over coffee, in the wine room of Manoir de Gourin.
Arrive at a vineyard in le Puy Notre Dame for a vineyard and cellar tour, and a wine tasting.
LUNCH: An entertaining buffet lunch, with wine, with the winemaker.
PM: A visit to Chateau de Brissac for a tour of the tallest castle in France. Following the tour you will taste the Chateau's own delicious wines. Simon will drive you back to Angers.
16.37pm: TGV departs from Angers St Laud, direct to Gare de Montparnasse, Paris.
18.10pm: Arrive in Paris.
There are later trains should you wish to spend time, on your own, looking around the charming city of Angers. Maybe you would like to take a short ride on the tram from outside the station into the town centre.
The 17.37pm arrives in Paris at 19.15pm via Le Mans.
The 18.38pm arrives in Paris at 20.22pm via Le Mans and Sable.
This Tour price:
Please contact us for intinerary and quotation
Included in this Two Day Wine Tour from Paris:
- Collection from and return to Angers in a comfortable air conditioned car.
- The services of Simon, a wine professional and English speaker.
- Tastings of Loire Valley whites, reds, pinks, sparkling and sweet wines.
- 1 hamper/buffet lunches with wine
- A vineyard visit
- 2 Chateau visits
- Wine tasting Dinner
- Overnight accommodation at Manoir de Gourin with House Breakfast
- Bottled water
- Wine Tasting notebook and pen