Would you like to book a castle visit with wine tasting in and around Nantes? You will find a good number of oenological activities offered by Winalist's partner wine estates.
In the heart of the vineyards, or in a valley of the Nantes region, come with family or friends to discover the wine estates and castles of the Loire.
The activities offered by our partner winegrowers are ideal for discovering the region's wines.
For a day or a few hours, you will discover the châteaux, cellars and vineyards of the De Noiré, De Nerleux or De Rocheville estates. It is also an opportunity to taste local wines (muscadet, cabernet, crémant, etc.).
Taste the premier crus in the company of the winegrowers in a château or estate in just a few clicks. There are visit and tasting activities at all prices and for all tastes in the Loire Valley, departing from Nantes. The opinions of wine tourists who trust us every day are also available to help you choose.
Have you decided to spend a day or a weekend in Nantes to discover the city and its wine world? We can guide you in your choice of wine tourism activities to do on site thanks to the list that you will find below. Cellar and vineyard visits, tasting of the many wines, oenological workshops... You will find a host of unique and unforgettable experiences to enjoy in Nantes thanks to our partner hosts. Book now the activity that makes you dream on winalist.com. Enjoy your stay in Pays de la Loire.
Nantes is a French commune located in the west of France in the south of the Armorican Massif. Presented as "the most pleasant city in Europe" in 2004, it received the European Green Capital Award in 2013 and the European Capital of Innovation Award in 2019. , it was also voted “best city in France to work in” in 2018.
If Nantes only receives prizes, it's not for nothing. So you can go to the city with your eyes closed, you will not be disappointed. During your stay in the Pays de la Loire, don't miss the Machines de l'Île which is an amusement park with giant machines representative of the city. Visit the Cathedral of Saint-Pierre and Saint-Paul in Nantes, which will delight you with its architecture. Also spend some time at the Castle of the Dukes of Brittany which is a defensive and pleasure castle and which has been classified as a historical monument since 1840.
For art lovers, the Nantes Arts Museum will satisfy you because they are contemporary and historical art galleries. It is one of the largest museums in the region.
How is the Nantes wine region?
The Nantes vineyard is located in the departments of Loire-Atlantique, Vendée and Maine-et-Loire. The main grape varieties that make up the vineyard are, for red wine: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Négrette, Gamay and Pinot Noir. For white wine, we are talking more about melon de Bourgogne, sauvignon as well as chenin.
The region mainly produces white wines but we also find red wines and rosé wines.
To find out more about the Nantes wine region, we invite you to book your next wine experience online on Winalist. The Nantes winegrowers will be happy to explain the history of their vines to you in detail. Quick and free reservation.