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THINGS TO DO IN LOIRE VALLEY 

THE COTINIERE IS LOCATED BETWEEN SAUMUR and  ANGERS, near BRISSAC-QUINCE

The vineyard Anjou Saumur

The originality and uniqueness of all Loire Valley wines lies in the fact that for the most part they are made from a single grape variety:
Chenin, Cabernet and Gamay in
Anjou, Saumur and Touraine Sauvignon, Muscadet near Nantes.

Possibility to go and see some friendly wine-growers:

Chateau du Bois Brinçon;

Domaine Lebreton St Jean des Mauvrets 

Oenotourism : visit of cellars, discovery of vineyards, wine-tasting sessions, muséums.

CHATEAU OF THE LOIRE VALLEY

You could find a lot of chateau around our bed and breakfast : 

CHATEAU DE LA LOIRE NEAR THE COTINIERE

BRISSAC-QUINCE 8 kms         BREZE   20 kms       SAUMUR 25 kms      FONTEVRAUD ABBEY 40 kms

PIMPEAN 2 kms   

SAUMUR :  CADRE NOIR      MUSEE DES BLINDES   CAVES

 

ANOTHER THINGS TO DO

  • Parks, flights in hot air balloon Vol en Montgolfières, canoé (8kms)
  • Moulin de Sarré (6 kms)
  • Lots of cave-dwelling sites : restaurants, craft industry  (less than 10 kms)
  • Forets  of Milly, walking paths randonnées (GR3 à 6kms) , cyclist and mountain bikes courses, mégaliths
  • St Jean des Mauvrets's golf course. ( 15 km)
  • Hiring of bikes, lake ( fishing and swimming possible) ( 3 km)

  Swiming pool 8 kms                              Mégalithes 10 kms       

        

 

 

 

     

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                             

                        

Less than 30 km away

National Heritage  : castle of Saumur, Angers, Abbaye de Fontevraud

Leisure  : Park Terra Botanica ( first opening in April 2010),  Zoo de Doué la Fontaine

The tapestry of the Apocalypse

Ville de Saumur (Le Cadre Noir, museum of the armour, cellars)

Chemin de la Rose

                                               

For a one day trip:

The beaches along the Atlantic: La Baule, Pornic, Les Sables d' Olonne...

Le Parc du Puy du Fou, Le Futuroscope

Cities and the  surroundings of Nantes, Tours, Rennes, Le Mans, Cholet, Laval, La Roche sur Yon,