PRESENTING the FEDERATION OF TERROIR TOURISM
On the initiative of the Interprofessional Council for Roussillon Wines, the Pyrénées-Orientales Department, the Chamber of Agriculture and the Tourism Development Agency, an action to promote the Wine and Terroirs Roads in Roussillon has been launched under the Tourisme de Terroir® brand.
Tourisme de Terroir®
This action aims to attract tourists or the local public throughout the territory to discover the vineyards and taste the wines and thus allow an economic and commercial value for farms. It also promotes other local products such as cheese, olive oil, fruit juice, fruits and vegetables …, in an integrated approach of “Tourisme de Terroir®”.
The Tourisme de Terroir® brand brings together all the professionals involved in the Routes des Vins et Terroirs du Roussillon network. Based on recognized procedures (Gîtes de France, Welcome to the Farm, Toques Blanches, CIVAM Bio, Logis de France, The Garnet of Perpignan, Vineyards and Discoveries, Clévacances, Markets of Producers of Country, Brand PNR Catalan Pyrenees) , it ensures a reception and a service of quality.
169 companies from different sectors of tourism and agriculture, adhere to and share the values conveyed by the Federation of Terroir Tourism since 2005.
Since December 2018, the Terroir Tourism Federation has become the official project developer for the Vignobles & Découvertes label on the entire Roussillon vineyard.
The Federation of Terroir Tourism® is a joint initiative of the Interprofessional Council of Roussillon Wines, the Chamber of Agriculture of Pyrénées-Orientales, the Departmental Council of Pyrénées-Orientales and the Tourism Development Agency. Its current president is Mr Jean-Louis SALIES, winemaker in Tarerach.
- The coordination of the agri / wine tourism offer of all the actors on the territory, it is based on a partnership with existing networks of collective brands (Gîtes de France, Welcome to the Farm, Toques Blanches, Logis de France , CIVAM Bio …)
- The promotion and communication of the Route des Vins and Terroirs du Roussillon tourist route.