Since as far back as the 16th century, millers have draped sailcloth over their mills on the Mont des Alouettes. Join them on a visit to the last such mill of the seven that once existed still to be in operation.
Learn about the different grades of flour which are ground using flint millstones and enjoy the incomparable panoramic view over the landscape of the Vendée Bocage.
From 1st/05 to 31st/05: Saturdays, Sundays, bank holidays from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm and from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm.
From 1st/06 to 30th/06 and from 1st/09 to 18th/09: daily except on Tuesdays from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm and from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm.
From 1st/07 to 31st/08: daily from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm.
Tour: 20 minutes.
Last tour 15 minutes before closing time.
MOULINS DES ALOUETTES
Mont des Alouettes
85500 LES HERBIERS
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