• Loire Valley Wine & Chateau Tour Day Trip from Paris

  • Angers - a beautiful small city in the heart of the Loire valley
  • Place du Ralliement Angers
1 Day /
175€ per person
March 1st 2017 - October 31st 2017 Minimum 4 people

A new Loire valley wine and chateau tour.  The day includes a comprehensive tasting and 3 course lunch in the comfort of our old winemaker’s home followed by a visit to the Chateau d’Angers with its amazing medieval tapestry in the afternoon.

Highlights

Beautiful drive alongside the river Loire, wine tasting in our delightful tasting room, candlelit lunch in our 16th century barn, chance to buy wine at cellar door prices, visit to the Chateau d’Angers with its amazing tapestry of the Apocalypse, small groups of 2-6.

What’s included?

Morning collection from Angers TGV, tutored tasting in English, 3 course home-cooked lunch, delivery to the Chateau d’Angers.

What’s not included?

The cost of your train tickets from Paris (book using www.sncf.com for the best prices and choice of trains), entrance to the Chateau d’Angers (8,50€ per person plus 4,50€ per audio guide).

Details

Relax as we drive alongside the beautiful river Loire and arrive at le tasting room in time for coffee/tea and biscuits.

Enjoy a tutored tasting of 6 wines reflecting the diversity of this great winemaking region in the comfort of our 16th century tasting room.  Cathy will run through the basics of tasting technique, discuss the geography of the region and unravel the mysteries of French wine labeling.

Unwind with an aperitif before moving into our 16th century barn for a delicious home-made 3 course lunch with wine.  Indulge in a selection of dishes creatively prepared using local ingredients sourced from our neighbouring potager, herbs from our garden, and a top quality cheeseboard sourced from Loire valley based fromager Pascal Beillevaire who has shops in Paris and London.

After lunch we deliver you to the stunning Chateau d’Angers where you’ll have time to explore this majestic fortified castle, home to the Dukes of Anjou and admire the largest medieval tapestry known, the tapestry of the Apocalypse.

Availability & Booking

If you would like to make a reservation or require further information, please send an email directly to cathy@letastingroom.com or call us on 00 33 (0)2 41 79 80 21 and we will be more than happy to discuss your individual requirements.

We require a 75€ per person non-refundable deposit upon booking for wine tours. Bookings made within 48 hours of the tour date will be subject to payment in full at the time of booking.  Any tour cancelled within 48 hours of the tour date will be subject to full payment.  Any cancellations on our part will be fully refunded.