Winemaker’s circuit: a walk in the cevenens

Are you looking for a family friendly walk in the Cevennes? Near Montpellier, the Domaine D’Anglas has set up a walk amongst the organic vines of their vineyard: the winemaker’s circuit of the Domaine d’Anglas.

Walking cevennes in the heart of an organic vineyard

Far from the hassle of the seaside, in an atypical setting  on the doorstep of the Cevennes National Park, walk through an organic vineyard. You will be charmed by the beauty of the landscapes surrounded by forests of helms and white oaks and cross through scrubland populated by many aromatic plants. You will walk through organic vines and walk alongside the river of the Hérault. The path is 6km in length surrounded by 115ha of nature : a beautiful Walking in the Cévennes !

 

Let yourself be guided by this walk in the Cevennes

Put on your walking shoes and come to the Domaine d’Anglas to start your walk on this winemaker’s path! Leave your car on the campsite’s car park and go to the campsite’s reception. You will be given a guide to help you make the most of your walk. Then follow the signs and the 17 information boards that are scattered along this 6km walk at the heart of a 12 ha vineyard : Domaine d’Anglas. this circuit offer many viewpoints onto the castle of Brissac, the gorges of the Hérault or even the Mont Aigoual.

At the halfway point, there are some picnic table and chairs surrounded by vines so that you can eat in comfort.

 

Randonnée cevennes sentier vigneron

 

During this walk, the many information boards tell you about the history of the place, the philosophy and the different grape varieties used to make the wine. You will also discover what role the sheep play when they come to fee round the vines. You might even get a chance to see them! Indeed, from December to March, the shepherd of 400 brings his flock so that they can feed on the grass around the vines and naturally fertilise the vineyard.  Once you have finished the walk, you get a free wine tasting! You can then see the result of the hard work put into keeping these vines organic and sulphite free from the Terrasses du Larzac.

 

Walking in the Cevennes and green tourism

This walk in the Cévennes takes you round beautiful places. But this place isn’t just a walk. Indeed, the Domaine d’Anglas, is not only an organic vineyard but it also a reference for eco-responsible holidays. Take some time off and make the most of some green tourism.

Located in between the Mediterranean sea and the Cévennes, the Domaine d’Anglas is a 4-star campsite situated on the edges of the Hérault river. An emblem of tourism and classified as a green key tourist spot, you will find here much unusual accommodation in the midst of nature. There are also many large and shady pitches. Here you will find everything you need for a good holiday. Natural swimming pool, canoe and kayak rentals, bicycle rentals, restaurant with local produce…

 

randonnée cevennes dans les vignes

 

The campsite Domaine d’Anglas is a great address to start walking in the Cévennes. Your holidays in the heart of nature will be 100% green tourism.