Ferme du Theil in Andouillé
Every year, the Ferme du Theil wins competitions for the best cider and pommeau. To learn about the difference between these two drinks, what better than a guided tour of the property. In roughly one hour, the producer will present his orchard and cellar and the tour will end with a well-deserved tasting.
€5.50/person Max. 60 people. Guided and commented tour – Duration of the tour: 1 hr 30 min
Bailleul Boar in Vaiges
You will learn about breeding boar during a commented tour of the park. Set off to encounter the breeding park’s boar in an adapted trailer.
€6/person Max. 60 people. Guided and commented tour – Duration of the tour: 1 hr 30 min
Vaubernier Cheese Dairy in Martigné
Guided tour with a general presentation of the company, a film that details the manufacturing process of the products, from milking on the farms to shipping. This is followed by a tour of the workshops to end with a tasting.
€2/Person Max. 20 people
Guided and commented tours on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday mornings
Duration of the tour: 2 hrs
Musée du cidre (Cider Museum) in Melleray la Vallée
Learn about the techniques for making cider, perry and Calvados and all the stages from harvesting to bottling.
€5/Person Max. 100 people. Guided and commented tour – Duration of the tour: 1 hr 30 min
Ferme du Pressoir in Craon
Learn about the different production stages in making pommeau through a photo display and a tour from the cellar up to the attic storage. In the bakery, the producer will invite you to a tasting of pommeau, perry, cider and brandy. Terrines, rillettes and bread cooked in a wood-fired oven will accompany the nectars.
€4/person Guided and commented tour – Duration of the tour: 1 hr 30 min
Fromagerie bio du Maine (Maine organic cheese dairy) in Entrammes
L’Entrammes is a true local cheese that uses a traditional method: raw milk, special attention to the rind and maturing on a wooden board. The cheese dairy was designed with the same approach as the farms, paying particular attention to the environment.
€6/person Guided and commented tour – Duration of the tour: 1 hr 15 min
Information & bookings
Tel: +33 (0)184.108.40.206.18