On board a toue cabanée, a typical boat of the Loire River, mix the discovery of the natural heritage of this majestic river with historic monuments and tastings of the Loire Valley wines. 

With the winemaker Denis Retiveau as your captain, enjoy a timeless experience and let yourself be carried along by this majestic river. The very gentle glide of the wooden boat is perfect for the discovery of the Loire Valley vineyards, chateaux and historic monuments from a fresh angle. The boat trip turns gourmet with the tasting of Loire wines and local delicacies. A scenic and friendly experience of wine tourism.

Not far from there, in Chinon, aboard a traditional boat on the Vienne River, discover exceptional landcapes and heritage with Julien Ayrault, your captain, and taste Chinon wines and local products with the winegrower, Jean-Max Manceau.

In Nantes, come aboard a typical traditional wooden boat called « Toue cabanée ». On the Erdre river, one of the most beautiful rivers in France according to French king Francis 1, you will enjoy a comfortable journey that will enable you to marvel at beautiful landscapes while meeting up with a winemaker from the Nantes vineyards. A truly unique encounter!

And if you’re looking for a spot of relaxation, then climb aboard the Raboliot, a typical local boat, for a trip down the Loire river, at the foot of Piton de Sancerre and its vineyards. Sylvain, its captain, will share with you the secrets of the flora and fauna of the  last wild river in Europe.


Loire Vins Aventure                          

Denis Retiveau

Domaine des Champs Fleuris

49730 Turquant                                

Phone: +33 (0)6 21 51 82 81.       


Domaine de Noiré

160, rue de l’Olive

37 500 Chinon

Tél. :+33(0) 2 47 93 44 89


La Toue de Nantes

Tél. : +33 (0)6 81 87 64 49


Le Raboliot

Tél. : +33 (0)6 70 75 67 97