The vineyards of the Rhône Valley in autumn

A magical setting, a true living spectacle: take the time to discover the vineyards of the Rhône Valley in autumn. The landscapes change, life takes on a different rhythm. After the effervescence of the harvest, the vines are adorned with splendid colors for our greatest pleasure, it is time to come and explore our hillsides ...

Tasty activities in the heart of the vineyards

There are no more on the vines and the leaves turn orange tones. The grape pickers give way to the grapplers. Enjoy good sensations by taking advantage of fun and entertaining activities in the heart of our vineyards.

Gyropode Terre de Syrah

Discover the vineyards with Terres de Syrah

As in every season, the dynamic team of Terres de Syrah, takes you to discover the most beautiful vineyards of our destination. A wide choice of activities in the vineyards, ride on 2 or 4 wheels, become a winegrower for a day, taste our beautiful appellations (moderate drinking).

Do you know the segway ? It is a single-seater electric vehicle, consisting of a platform with two parallel wheels. Funny machines which, once fitted with all-terrain wheels, allow you to roam our hillsides. Accompanied by experts, explore our terroirs while having fun! On 4 wheels, drive the buggies, for an equally entertaining ride. The most beautiful views of the Rhône Valley vineyards in autumn are yours. Tours of our terroirs combining sensations and discoveries. Following these excursions, two possibilities are available to you: a tasting of 3 grands crus and / or a visit to the production cellar of the Cave de Tain also followed by a gourmet moment. Play the winegrower! A friendly meeting with the former cooperators of the Cave de Tain, in the middle of the vines, to discover the profession of winegrower and their many anecdotes. An introduction to the work of the vineyard followed by a guided tour of the cellar accompanied by an oenological guide. Original outing ideas full of delicacies.

A splendid hike on the Hermitage hill

Departure from the cooperative winey of Tain « Sur les pas de Gambert » is a nice hike of 4 kilometers in the middle of vineyards. Step by stem discover all the secretS of the world famous appellation : Hermitage. The reward  is above all a splendid panorama over the vineyards of the Rhône Valley in autumn. Free leaflet at the Cave de Tain also available in ours offices.

Sur les pas de Gambert - hike in the vineyards

Stroll in the vineyards of the Rhône Valley in autumn

Take advantage of the balmy autumn days to explore the Ardèche Hermitage trails and let yourself be surprised by the splendor of the colors of the season. Prepare to take in the sights and enjoy the fresh air.

Vignes en automne

By foot

One of the most beautiful ways to discover our landscapes is certainly to cross them on foot ! At your own pace, whether you are more sporty or contemplative, set off on our itineraries which offer you breathtaking views of the vineyards of the Rhône Valley in autumn. Download our free app: Rando Ardèche Hermitage (available on Apple store and Play store) to find out about our different tours. On the right bank, hike in the slopes of Saint Joseph with the following routes: the « chemin des tours » in Tournon sur Rhône, the « voie panoramique » in Mauves, the  « balcons du Rhône » in Glun. On the left bank, cross the Hermitage and / or Crozes Hermitage appellations with the loops: « Les Hauts de Mercurol » in Mercurol - Veaunes,  or « Pierre-Aiguille » in Crozes-Hermitage.

By bicycle

Another possibility is available to you to roam our vineyards independently and / or accompanied by an expert: the bicycle but with electric assistance. In solo mode, effortlessly (or almost) set off our hillsides with a road-book: our guide 20 e-bikes rides * or even equipped with your smartphone and our application (Rando Ardèche Hermitage). At your own pace and according to your desires, choose the itinerary that suits you !

With an expert, follow the guide who takes you to the most beautiful spots in the area, accompanied by captivating explanations. The walk is punctuated by tasting breaks that awaken all your senses. Guaranteed moments of conviviality.

Vignobles en automne

The Fascinating Vineyards & Discoveries weekend

From October 15 to 19, 2020, 4 days of festivities around our 3 renowned appellations: Hermitage, Saint Joseph and Crozes-Hermitage. Our professionals labeled "Vineyards & Discoveries" have concocted an astonishing program for you. Terroir lovers who share their knowledge and know-how with passion for unique moments. An ideal weekend to discover the vineyards of the Rhône Valley in autumn! Sommelier's train, discovery of the profession of cooper, stroll in the vineyards, food and wine pairings, tasting workshops ... more than 25 activities that will appeal to connoisseurs. Book your weekend for an unforgettable stay in Ardèche Hermitage.

Escape for a few days in Ardèche Hermitage to enjoy the amazing colors of the Rhône Valley vineyards in autumn. Discover our accommodation  offer, in order to organize a tailor-made stay full of surprises and delicacies.

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