In Occitania/Pyrenees-Mediterranean, the Vignobles & Découvertes-certified wine areas are:
- Destination Cahors - Malbec
- Pays des Bastides et Vignoble du Gaillac
- Les Bons Crus D'Artagnan
(Gers wine-producing region).
This national certification scheme is designed to guide visitors towards the best holiday and sightseeing experiences. It helps you :
identify France’s flagship wine-tourism destinations
your stay in a given wine area easily.
find high-quality amenities and services
run by registered, committed professionals who are regularly inspected.
enjoy a complete and enriching experience of your chosen destination
through a varied range of activities.
The Vignobles & Découvertes scheme covers not only wineries but also nearby towns and villages, local attractions, accommodation and restaurants, tourist offices, festivals, events and more...
It is awarded for a period of three years by the French tourism and agriculture ministers
on the recommendation of the French wine tourism body the Conseil Supérieur de l'Oenotourisme.