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The Rangen vineyard is the southernmost in Alsace and the only one in the region to be fully recognised as a Grand Cru. Its hillsides face due south, with plenty of sunshine over a surface area of 22 ha. A wine-themed walking trail with 19 informational panels takes you on a discovery of this exceptional vineyard.
The Rangen : a unique terroir !The Rangen vineyard in Thann is the southernmost in Alsace and the only one in the region to be classified "Grand Cru" (Great Vintage) in its entirety (since 1983). Its South-facing hillsides (350 to 450 m), cover a surface area of 22 hectares with slopes of up to 45°. It also owes its reputation to its volcanic soil and the Thur river nearby, which supplies it with sufficient moisture for the grapes to mature. This vineyard produces 3 exceptional grapes: Riesling, Pinot Gris and Gewürtztraminer.A wine path marked out with 19 information boards will make you discover this exceptional vineyard.
- Pets allowed : yes
- Altitude : 340m
- Distance to the nearest station (km) : 1
- Type of visits proposed : Free visit, Self-guided visit with documents in French, Guided tour for individuals with reservation, Guided tour for groups with reservation
- Equipment required : Walking shoes, Jumelles
- Practical services : Aire de pique nique