As the climate in Loei is quite similar to that of the South of France, it is perfect for establishing a vineyard and winery. Chateau de Loei is one of the first entrepreneurs in the region that has succeeded in building its own brand based on solid, internationally-accepted quality. At present, Chateau de Loei’s red wine is very popular with local wine experts. Its white wine, made from Chenin Blanc, has also been well received in the market. While browsing through the vineyard souvenir shop, visitors can taste test the wines, sample grapes, try the passion fruit juice and nibble on fresh vegetables from the orchard and farm.
Facilities available include a restaurant, toilets, accommodations (resort) and a touring route in the vineyard complete with lecturer that is open to the public.
Location: 161 Mu 6, Tambon Rong Chik, Amphoe Phu Ruea, Loei 42160. Tel. 0 42891 3950, 0 4289 1045 Fax. 042 – 891395