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Loire-Layon-Aubance Vineyard Circuit

Touring cyclist in Angers
87.0 km
Touring cyclist
5h
Medium
  • Escape to the heart of a prestigious wine region with this 87-kilometre cycle route through the famous Coteaux du Layon and Coteaux de l’Aubance vineyards.
    Discover hilly scenery with vines, windmills, wine estates and mansions to admire.

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    Important information :
    • Some paths are not passable due to rising water levels, so check the itinerary before setting off and remain vigilant.  
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    Don’t miss:
    • The confluence of the Maine and the Loire, a tranquil spot...
    Escape to the heart of a prestigious wine region with this 87-kilometre cycle route through the famous Coteaux du Layon and Coteaux de l’Aubance vineyards.
    Discover hilly scenery with vines, windmills, wine estates and mansions to admire.

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    Important information :
    • Some paths are not passable due to rising water levels, so check the itinerary before setting off and remain vigilant.  
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    Don’t miss:
    • The confluence of the Maine and the Loire, a tranquil spot that is ideal for animal/bird watching.
    • The Layon, a famous sweet wine region
    • Château de Brissac, towering over the Aubance vineyards, with its 172 -acre English-style garden.
    This route is also featured on the Angers by bike map
    For personalized cycle touring advice, secure bike storage or bike rental, see the Bike Concierge Service at Angers Tourist Office.
Points of interest
1 Domaine national du Château d'Angers
2 Musée du Bon Pasteur
5 Belvédère de la Piverdière
6 Bouchemaine, village de la confluence
7 Abbaye de Bouchemaine
8 Confluence de la Maine et de la Loire
9 La Pointe, ancien village de mariniers
10 Château d'Épiré
11 Savennières, un village à savourer
14 Les Moulins d'Ardenay
15 Saint-Aubin de Luigné, village de charme