village de Marsanne

From the keep in ruins, the village has flowed down the hill over the centuries nto the plain, as though to cuddle up to the vines below. Which reminds us that t this land has given its name to a variety of vine, the Marsanne, which is among those which make up the northern Côtes du Rhône wines, as well as the Swiss Valais wines.  
Several hikes are way-marked, one of them leads to the Grand Limite pass, where a tree-top adventure trail awaits the .....  

The Marsanne Tourist Office, in the Town Hall, organises regular tours of the old village.  Visit the Marsanne Tourist Office web site.