25 minutes south of Saumur, in the heart of the Loire Anjou Touraine Regional Park near the banks of the Loire,
The Chai de la Paleine ... proposes a pleasant discovery of the Angevine region.
tels le Bio Parc de Doué, le Puy du Fou ou Center Park du Bois aux Daims. Nestling between Saumur, Doué-la-Fontaine and Thouars, the village of Puy-Notre-Dame enjoys a privileged location at the foot of the Saumur vineyards near famous sites such as the Bio Park of Doué, le Puy du Fou or the Center Park of Bois aux Daims.
It is in a preserved and natural environment that forests, groves and vineyards are revealed by touring our region on marked trails on foot or by bike. Beautiful landscapes punctuated by authentic charming villages which beautifully illustrate our heritage .. Around our hotel, some towns of character: le Puy-Notre-Dame; Fontevraud l’Abbaye, le Coudray-Macouard and Chenehutte ... to name but a few.
Crossed by the last wild river of Europe, the Loire Valley offers visitors beautiful landscapes and beautifully situated castels on its banks. That of Saumur is a beautiful example erected on its rocky peak, the castle of the Dukes of Anjou of the 14th and 15th centuries, majestically dominate the river surrounded by its beautiful gardens. With 54 classified sites, Saumur boasts a fabulous architectural heritage: its town hall, the Queen of Sicily's house, the King's House, the Grenetière Tower, the Notre Dame de Nantilly church ...
Added to this are the must-see visits of the Cadre Noir riding school in Saumur and its Cavalry Museum, the mushroom or the armoured vehicles museums...
Another curiosity not to be missed, a visit to the Maison Louis de Grenelle 12 meters underground in the heart of Saumur, which since 1859 has perpetuated the manufacture of Sparkling Saumur in this former 15th century tufa quarry.
Some ideas for visits around the Chai de la Paleine:
Visit of the underground chateau of Brézé (12km), wine cellars and tasting at the Domaine de la Paleine or Saint-Maur troglodyte mushroom cellars 2 km away.
Château de Montreuil-Bellay is 6.4 km away.
Doue-la-Fontaine Zoo is 8.3 km away.
Saumur golf course is 18.4 km away.